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Summer Activities in Paris

Planning on visiting Paris before the summer’s over? There are still plenty of summertime events and activities to enjoy this August in the City of Love!

Open Air Cinema at Parc de la Villette: 
Each summer, the “Cinéma en plein air” festival presents movies from around the world, right in the park! Many films are in English, and there’s a wide selection. Pack a picnic and enjoy!

Cinéma au Clair de Lune: Watch classic films in iconic locations in Paris, such as Trocadéro gardens (across from the Eiffel Tower). Now celebrating its thirteenth season, the film events remain free! Catch them before August 9th.

Paris Plages (The Paris Beach): Until August 17th, enjoy this temporary beach resort complete with a floating pool, live music and sport events.

Rock en Seine: See some of the world’s biggest bands at the annual rock festival in the Domaine national de Saint-Cloud, just outside of Paris.

Shakespeare’s Garden Theater Festival: Enjoy open-air theater at the bucolic Bois de Boulogne park, an ideal setting for a relaxed and romantic picnic.

Set on taking part in these activities, but in need of a place to stay? offers Paris vacation apartments – the perfect alternative to hotels!