Good Deals & Events In april

Discover the unusual festivals, exhibitions and celebrations in Paris and beyond this month.


Various Dates

If you enjoy reading, head down to your local Circul’Livre this April! The free book exchange allows keen readers to share their old or unused books with other readers in their neighbourhood. Books of all genres and all languages are accepted so you can find a wide range to choose from. This month, the programme is coming to the 3rd, 7th, 12th, 14th and 17th arrondissements.

Find out more HERE.

Qi Gong Classes

Every Saturday from 10am-11:30am 
Parc de la Villette, Paris

Qi Gong is a Chinese system of breathing, body movements and postures that is intended to promote good mental health and control of internal energies. And if you’re in Paris, there is a free class every Saturday at Parc de la Villette from 10am-11.30am. All levels are welcome, just come on down in some comfortable clothes and try out something new with the locals.

Find out more HERE.

Journées Européennes Des Métiers D’art

3rd-8th April

‘Journées Européennes des Métiers d’Art’ is a 5-day (3rd-8th April) event for fans and professionals alike of the arts & crafts industry in Paris. The event offers a range of  exhibitions, special events, workshop and meet-ups for those with a passion for all things arty, including ceramics, 3D printing, glassware and carpentry.

Find out more HERE.

Roman Games

28th-30th April

From the 28th-30th April, Nîmes will transform into a traditional Roman city. Over 500 actors from all over Europe will put on a grandiose performance of Sparticus in the arena each afternoon. With prices starting at €5, plus plenty of free attractions, this is a great way to discover Nîmes on a budget. There is a variety of events ranging from fancy dress parades to guided tours of the archaeological museum and the Maison Carrée temple, as well as Roman weapon-handling workshops.

Roller Blading Tour

Every Friday at 9pm
Place Darcy, Dijon

Fancy an evening of sightseeing Dijonnais style? This April, Dijon Roller are offering free rollerblading tours of the city every Friday. Meet at the Place Darcy at 21:00 with your blades (available to rent) and off you go!

Find out more HERE.

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