Spring Sunday afternoons and evenings are the new hype in Paris. Parisians have found a way to kill the famous Sunday blues with the sunny days finally coming to town.
First you have the Spring Sunday brunches to attend but then you have the Sunday outdoor parties and activities. The perfect places to meet Parisians with your friends or families, for an exotic afternoon, away from the touristic crowd.
Here’s what’s trending this Spring 2015 in Paris.
L’Îlot Cocktail Club, Food trucks and Record Player / From April 12 from 5:30pm to 2am
Located on the River Seine banks, facing the Jardins des Tuileries, LÎlot offers on its pop-up terrace a musical and chill outdoor moment with DJs, Italian and Mediterranean street food, rosé wine, champagne, fresh fruit juices and mixology with a Japanese whisky bar.
For whom? Trendy-hipster-chill 30-ish crowd. Check out the pictures to feel the vibe. Free entrance until 7pm if your on the list (put your name on the wall of the Facebook event). After, entrance fees are 10€.
Where? Restaurant Le Quai, 1 quai Solférino, 75007 Paris. Metro station: Assemblée Nationale (Line 12)
At le Chalet des Iles, Kiwi Summer Camp / From April 26 to July 19 from 4pm to 2am
Lost in the woods! DJs, cocktail mixology, food (fruits and pancakes) and leisure. Tournaments of Pétanque, Volley Ball, Badminton and Football are organized on this island (access by boat) nested in the middle of the Bois de Boulogne, the giant park in West Paris.
For whom? Expect a late 20s/early 30s posh/chic crowd (kind of a Hampton’s atmosphere). Facebook event. Book at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where? Bar du Chalet, Lac inférieur du Bois de Boulogne, 75016 Paris. Take a cab to go there. Otherwise: Metro stop: Rue de la Pompe (Line 9) then walk ten minutes to the Bois de Boulogne.
Sunday Cruise – Aux Jardins du Pont Neuf / From June 28th to September 27th from 4pm to 2am
Exotic and modern with an elegant dress code, have a nautical night out on the banks of the Seine with food, drinks, and warm company. With electro DJs and plenty of catering and bars on board, celebrate your Sunday evenings here in the center of town right by the water. Entrance tickets are 10€.
For whom? A calm and chic crowd in their 20s and 30s. For more information, look at their Facebook Page. Go to their Facebook Event and write down your name and any +1s to RSVP, or text +33 6 61 36 58 33 to reserve a table.
Where? Les Jardins du Pont Neuf, Ile de la Cité, 75001 Paris (Access to the berge is across 19 Quai de l’Horloge).
Metro stop: Pont Neuf (Line 7), then walk across the bridge to Ile de la Cité.