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Bastille Day

Bastille Day, July 14th, by the tourist in paris


On July 13th & 14th, celebrate Bastille Day in Paris. Here is our list of things to do off the crowds on this special occasion and where to watch the firework.


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L'été du Canal, by The Tourist in Paris

Summer of the Canal in North East Paris

From July 3rd to August 21st, the Summer of the Canal has put in place various activities on the weekends this summer along the Canal de l’Ourcq and Bassin de la Villette as well as its northern neighborhood. With 150,000 visitors in earlier editions, the events are huge successes and make for great weekends with friends. More here.

Furthermore, the Canal area is a fantastic bohemian cool area, becoming more and more popular for its chill vibe with plenty of bars, restaurants, and petanque. Our favorite hotspots here for the Summer.

Family & tan & swim!
Paris Plages, by the tourist in paris


Paris Plages

The Seine Banks turn into a Sand-less Beach from July 20th to the end of August. This year, you can swim! Read more here.

Family & Animals

animal at the parc zoologique de paris, by the Tourist in Paris


A Night at the Zoo

Every Thursday nights in July, pay a nocturnal visit to the zoo and its wild animals (open until sundown)

Family & Fun

Les Pestacles, by The Tourist in Paris


Les Pestacles

Every Wednesday, all Summer long, the family-oriented musical festival you’ve been searching for, at the Parc Floral. Read more here.



Food & Friends

Les Heures Heureuses, by the Tourist in Paris


Les Heures Heureuses

A mini-food festival a cut price for 3 days, from July 6th to 8th. Read more here.




Your bi-monthly open air Food Market in Belleville, on Thursday, June 1st, 15th and 30th from 6pm to 10pm.



Music & Chill

Les siestes électroniques, by the Tourist in Paris


Siestes electroniques every Sunday at Musée du Quai Branly

Starting Sunday, June 26th until Sunday, July 17th, this popular music festival will provide live artists and DJ sets with free entry in the Museum’s sunny garden where you just lie down. Each Sunday will feature two different artists with different musico-cultural influences, but all under the large umbrella of electronic music. More here.

Music & Festival

Peacock Society, by the tourist in paris


The Peacock Society

Your ultimate electro festival in July with ones of the best DJs in the World on July 13th to July 17th. Full program here.



Festival Fnac Live, by the tourist in paris


Fnac Live Festival

31 live concerts for free in front the Hôtel de Ville. Full program here.




Paris Jazz Festival, by the tourist in paris


Jazz Festival 

Every weekend in Paris, enjoy jazz outdoor in a park. Check out the program.



L’été à Saint-Germain-des-Prés, by the tourist in paris


Discover this secret garden on the Left Bank

Musical evenings every day. Read more here

Pique-Nique Hotel Particulier, by the tourist

Les pique-niques dans les jardins de l’Hôtel Particulier Montmartre
As this week is gonna be very warm and sunny, let’s go picnic in one of Paris most secret and beautiful private garden in Montmartre!

Sunny & Warm

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Our selection of terraces and rooftops to drink, chill, party and eat in July.

Our selection of icecreams and frozen yogurts to cool off


Discover our Summer Page for all the latest summer good recommendations

Here the list and map of our favorite hotsposts for the summer

Every Week

What do locals do on every week, when you’re in Paris? Check out our program updated every week

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