Due to Covid-19 the big book weekend has been moved to the 22nd-23rd of May 2021 contact regbigbook@gmail.com for more information. We are offering rollovers, donations or refunds to those already registered.  

English Speaking Paris AA Big Book Weekend
May 22, 2021, 9:00 AM GMT+2 – May 23, 2021, 5:00 PM GMT+2
Cité Scolaire Jacques-Decour,
45 Boulevard de Rochechouart, 75009 Paris, France

Or download a flyer to spread the word (and to pay by post)

All 12 Step Fellowships Welcome

About the Speakers

Bob D (Las Vegas, NV and 

Mike S (Riverside, CA)

will be discussing the 12 steps with experience, strength and hope. Give them a listen here and here

Feel free to bring a notebook and Big Book but please note this is not a workshop where steps are worked.

What to Expect 

We need everyone to register. You can do this online, via email or post. 

We will be listening to Bob and Mike share their experience, strength and hope on the Big Book and the 12 Steps. Tea, cookies and snacks will be served throughout the course of the day, and for a small fee, lunch is also available. 

Raffle Prizes:


About The Big Book Weekend


Raffle tickets will be sold to Paris AA locals in the meetings. For those AA friends from out of town, you can purchase raffle tickets for 1 euro each at the weekend and at the dance. Raffle will be conducted on Sunday, May 17th at lunch. YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO COLLECT YOUR PRIZE!! See below for items being raffled so far and many more exciting prizes to come, so keep checking back!


7 pm-10 pm saturday, the same location as the Big Book Weekend, Cité Scholaire Jacques-Decour, 45 Boulevard de Rouchechouart, 75009 Paris, France

Come join us, Paris AA locals and our AA friends from out of town, for a fun night of music, snacks and fellowship! Raffle tickets for the Sunday Raffle will be sold and there will also be a Sober Countdown! Suggested donation is 5 euros at the door to cover expenses, but nobody will be turned away.

Disneyland Paris:

Four (4) all-day entrances to Disneyland Paris,

to be raffled off in 2 pairs - Date to be chosen by winners.


Gift Basket:

with candles, incense, daily meditations book, journal items, etc.


Cafe Mareva coupons for two:

Café Mareva; a gluten-free, lactose-free and vegetarian restaurant has donated a gift certificate for two “waffle salads” and two pâtisseries; or the the ‘formula brunch’: potato waffle, fresh juice, hot drink & patisserie.https://www.cafemareva.com 

Quilted Craft 

Party Pizza:

Nick’s Pizza Pie Shop inn Paris, France has donated a large party pizza; toppings of the winners choice and two fountain drinks.


AA Literature:

A collection of AA reading material; As Bill See’s It, Living Sober, A New Pair of Glasses, etc.


An AA Big Book


Home Made Fresh Pie:

filling choice to be decided

Speaker Conference CD or Mp3

Accommodation and Exploring Paris

Here to Help You settle in. Keep checking this site for updates!

All hostels and hotels with exception of Generator Paris Hostel (see above) are within 5-10 minutes walking distance of the venue.


Prices are guidelines, therefore are subject to change. Please note we do not have any affiliation with these locations, they are options close to the venue and well recommended online with over a 3.8 Google Rating. contact hospitalitybigbook@gmail.com for more information. 


Woodstock Hostel Montmartre  

Vintage Paris Gare du Nord      

Le Village Montmartre               

Generator Paris Hostel              

*16 minutes via the metro from venue.*


Ze Hotel Paris  

Aparthotel Adagio Paris Montmartre   

Hotel Ibis Styles Paris Cadet Lafayette 

Hotel Palm-Asthotel  

Hotel Sacha        


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