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Festival of Trees (Application)

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Eye-Full of Paris Weekend

September 26th-28th, 2014
Stop by Downtown Paris on September 26-28th for the Eye Full of Paris Event! You can call 731-653-PARIS for More information. Be sure to check out the links below for more information.

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Downtown Paris Cruise In

Fourth Tuesday of the Month at 5:30 PM

  •  August 26th, 2014

  • September 23th, 2014

  • October 28th, 2014

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5th Annual Ice Cream Social

Saturday, July 26, 2014
Stop by Downtown Paris on July 26 for their 5th annual Ice Cream Social! You can call 731-653-PARIS for More information. Be sure to check out the links below for more information.

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Rules and Regulations

Downtown Paris Week

June 8, 2014 - June, 14, 2014
Come celebrate Downtown Paris Week! Something special every day of the week. Come enjoy music, tours, special sales, food, fashion and even chances to win cash prizes!

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Passport to Paris Event

June 14, 2014
Enjoy some of the best of Paris with cuisine from Paulette’s and a wine tasting provided by Paris Winery. While dining on some of Paris’ best, enjoy a fashion show featuring all the exquisite and latest spring and summer fashions from the clothiers of Downtown Paris!

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Downtown Paris Hosts Spring Sketch Crawl

Grab a sketch book, pencil or pen and head to Historic Downtown Paris this Saturday, April 26 for the Spring Sketch Crawl. Sponsored by the Downtown Paris Association, the biannual event runs from 10:00 am until noon and is open to anyone who enjoys drawing. 

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Dartin' Downtown 5K

On May 17, 2014 come down to Paris, TN for our Dartin' Downtown 5k run and 5k walk! Come enjoy the nice weather with a nice walk or run through Downtown Paris.

2014 Upcoming Events

2014 Brochure - Now Available!

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A Storybook Christmas Tree

Get in the Christmas spirit as the Downtown Paris Association partners with the Paris-Henry County Heritage Center to present the Festival of Trees. A Christmas tree showcase, Festival of Trees is a yuletide event that has become a holiday tradition. The theme of the event this year is “A Storybook Christmas”. There will be about 20 beautifully decorated trees by local businesses and organizations. There are also mantles, fireplaces, and display cases for Christmas collectibles, entrances and the stairway that will also be decorated.   

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Candlelight Advent Walk Heralds the Season

The Candlelight Advent Walk ushers in the Christmas season Wednesday evening, December 4th at 6:30 p.m. Worshippers will hear the message of Adventin a walking journey to seven locations while proceeding by candlelight through the historic downtown area

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Santa Arrives for North Pole Family Fun Day

Santa’s arrival, crafts, stories and live animals are just a sampling of the festive activities for North Pole Family Fun Day. Part of Downtown Unwrapped, a series of holiday events in Paris, Tennessee, this community tradition kicks off at 10:00 a.m. the day after Thanksgiving and runs until 2:00 p.m. A Sketch Crawl will be led by Ann Stapp from 10 am to noon and will begin at front steps of the Courthouse.

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Festival of Trees

A secret panel of judges will select a "Most Original" and "Best Theme", first, second and third. Winners will be announced and Certificates presented by DPA during the Chamber Coffee on Tuesday, Dec. 10th at 8:00 AM at the Heritage Center, 614 N. Poplar. All participants are invited to the coffee. Your attendance is encouraged.

Entry Form & Contest Rules

7th Annual Holly Jolly Christmas Parade

Come see the DPA's Holly Jolly Christmas Parade Featuring the 2013 Theme "A Story Book Christmas" Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:30!  If you are interested in having a float in the parade click here.

Entry Form


Get on your costumes and come down to Historical Downtown Paris for contests, games, fun prizes, and go trick-or-treating in the downtown shops.


Eye Full of Paris Weekend

Fans of music and the visual arts have a big weekend in store September 27-28 when Eye Full of Paris Weekend takes the stage in Historic Downtown Paris! Learn more below!

Press Release

4th Annual Ice Cream Social
& Antique Car Show

This July 27th, something cool (very cool…actually cold) will happen on the Court House lawn. Learn more below!

Rules & Regulations Form

Dartin' Downtown 5K Run

First United Methodist Relay for Life Team and the DPA present "Dartin' Downtown 5k Run on Saturday, May 18, 2013. Registration will be at the First United Methodist parking lot. There will be door prizes and medals to the top 3 finishers in each age division. For more information or an application, please click here.

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