Paris Main Annual Events In June
Choral Music Festival
The Eglise Saint-Germain-des-Prés and Eglise Saint-Louis-en-L’ile present choral music by artists from all over the world, including gospel and spiritual as well as traditional and classic church works. Held throughout the summer, from late June to early September. Call (33) 44 62 00 55 for more information.
Frédérique Chopin is celebrated and played at the Orangerie de Bagatelle. This festival is held through mid-July. Call (33) 892 68 30 00 for more information.
International Rose Competition
The Bagatelle park shows plenty of beautiful roses to be judged in an international competition held at the beginning of July. For further information please call (33) 40 67 97 00.
To celebrate the shortest night of the year on June 24th and St John the Baptist a colorful fireworks is shown on Ile Saint-Louis to be watched from the Quay Saint-Bernard. One can call 33) 892 68 30 00 for more information.
Fête de la Musique
The first Fête de la Musique was held in 1981 on June 21st. Ever since and every year, the same feast comes back every year to celebrate music from all over the world. Various forms of music can be heard then to celebrate the longest day of the year. For information please call 33) 892 68 30 00.
Paris Air Show
The show is held mid-June at Le Bourget Airport near Paris. It hosts an exhibition of the aerospace industry that features the latest aircrafts and new space travel technology. For more information please Call (33) 44 50 19 98.
Le Carré Rive Gauche
Along the river Seine an event is held every year in June on rue du Bac,: it is the Antiques Art Fair when dealers put on display their art items in the street. The yearly event also includes a river cruise stopping at some historical points of interest. For more information call 33) 42 60 70 10.
Paris Gay Pride
The gay community holds its annual festival with various festivities and live shows from Place de la République to Beaubourg, on Champs Elysées and in the Marais area. For more information please call 33) 892 68 30 00.
If you wish to have more information on the Golf National course outside Paris please call 33) 3043 36 00. The famous tournament is held every year at the end of June.