10 THINGS YOU ABSOLUTELY MUST DO IN PARIS THIS JULY
“Il fait chaud !” roughly translates to “It’s hotter than satans’ backside here!” ?You worry about the weather and sun block SPF situation while we’ve got you covered for the rest: where to go play petanque, ?listen to jazz in the park for free, hang out with the kids and the cool parents (?yes, yes ?single parents get your flirt on!), and oh yea tons of other good stuff…Like always there a hotel and restaurant pick for the folks coming to town around now – let us know who you are and send us some love mail!
Oh and be sure to check out our SUMMER IN PARIS series with tons of articles on , well, just that.
let’s go to our short but sweet selection!
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Until 18 July
Girls and Dogs and Other Stuff by JAY HOWELL,?at Colette?213 Rue Saint Honor?, 75001 Paris
Jay Howell?designed the main characters?for Fox?s hit show, ?Bob?s Burgers?. He is currently working as an Executive Producer, Co-Creator?and Art Director on ?Sanjay and Craig? an animated children?s show for Nickelodeon. He has created?artwork and animation for Vans, Burton Snowboards, Anti-Hero Skateboards, Creature Skateboards,?various clothing companies and lots more.
Also Colette has a gym program – yes you read?that right! You can try the upcoming RnB Yoga with MIRZ at Elephant Paname on July 3rd.
Started already with?Coely,?Tricky (Adrian Thaws)?and?KRS-One?but you’re not too late to see some other big names. You can still see George Benson and his tribute to Nat King Cole!
GROUND CONTROL BOUM DES ENFNTS : RADIO MINUS SOUNDSYSTEM?-?at 3:00pm
For the Kids and lets be honest for you too! – Get out and not be an old grump, get some beer, thrift shop, petanque or babyfoot the evening away then spend the rest of the time searching for the kids after your fifth beer !
15 – 18 July
FNAC?live – I for one am super excited every summer for this free concert series – this is how I discovered Christine and the Queens – who’s back this year by the way.
?5, 12, 19, 26 July and 2 August
Loud and Proud – the first festival dedicated to the exploration?of sexuality in all its forms and how they are treated in the french cultural scape.
3, 4 and 5 July
?22 July to 23 August
Outdoor Cinema?- take along your Rose and blankets my friends and see you at this years Home Cinema at La Villette
Until 6 July
Paris hip hop
Dance classes, documentary screenings and concerts all over the city including big names like Wu Tang and Big Sean…
TO DRINK – ?LA CHAMBRE NOIRE
TO EAT – EAST MAMMA
TO STAY – TERRASS HOTEL
- Don’t forget that the first sunday of the month the museums are free – see our list here.
- You want to picnic this month in Paris? ?you can find a spot here.
- If you’re thinking about the concerts and festivals in the Parisian music scene we’ve got that covered too!