Paris is preparing to vibrate to the rhythm of carnivals in 2024. In an explosion of colors, music, and festive madness, let's explore the festivities that will bring a multitude of emotions to the capital this year.
Paris Carnival - February 11, 2024
The Paris Carnival is an annual event that celebrates the carnival tradition with festive parades, colorful costumes, music, dance, and street animations. The theme, "Poetry, Painting, Philosophy," is optional to follow this year. The starting point for this parade is Place Gambetta in the 20th arrondissement.
Women's Carnival - March 3, 2024
During the Women's Carnival, women roam the city streets dressed in colorful attire, moving to the rhythm of music and dance, accompanied by enthusiastic crowds.
Celebrated a few days after International Women's Day, the carnival is an opportunity for women to express themselves and have fun. Men can also participate in the carnival and are required to dress like women. The festivities start from Place du Châtelet at 2 p.m.
Tropical Carnival of Paris - Early July 2024
This carnival celebrates the diversity of tropical cultures through colorful parades, dances, extravagant costumes, and artistic performances. It highlights the richness of cultural traditions from the Caribbean, Africa, South America, Asia, and other parts of the globe, featuring representatives from these continents. The carnival attracts around 200,000 spectators annually and takes place on the Avenue des Champs-Élysées.
To immerse yourself in the magic of Parisian carnivals, these occasions are not to be missed. Between vibrant colors, music and a festive atmosphere, these unique celebrations promise unforgettable moments to share.