During the summer season, Paris becomes an open-air theatre and a creative laboratory! With the Paris Summer Festival, you can enjoy the best of contemporary creativity in every corner of the city. Meanwhile, Paris Plages (Paris Beaches) offers numerous activities on the banks of the Seine, from lazing in the sun to joining in with sports and games.


Paris Summer Festival; welcome to the cream of live shows

Every year the Paris Summer Festival brings the capital to a cultural boiling point! Contemporary dance, theatre, live music, circus acts and even magic shows are the highlights of a programme designed to liven up your summer evenings in Paris. Many places host all this wonderful cultural activity, including many you would not necessarily expect to be used as a venue, such as swimming pools or schools. Get ready to be amazed by innovative and imaginative performances that will feed your imagination and resonate for days.


Paris Plages; savour the seaside atmosphere

This year, once again, Paris Plages brings to the capital a delightful seaside atmosphere burgeoning with sun loungers, palm trees, refreshment stalls, pétanque tournaments, dance classes, swimming and more. Put on your flip-flops and head to the banks of the Seine where you can bask in the sun with your feet dangling in the water. If you’re in Paris with your family, rest assured that great activities have been planned for children and teenagers, such as story readings, educational workshops and sports activities.


The Hotel Paris France, located in the Marais district at the heart of the capital, welcomes you to its spacious, bright and quiet rooms. Book your room now for a fantastic summer stay in Paris. We’re waiting for you!