Paris boasts a big nightlife scene, and the city streets really come to life when the sun goes down. Follow this guide to find the very best of Paris’ wealth of parties and events!
Electroland at Disneyland® Paris
Every summer, Disneyland Paris opens its doors to the hottest international DJs. For 3 days, the Walt Disney Studios Park rocks out to electro rhythms. The perfect mix of magic, music and adrenaline!
From 5 to 8 July 2019
After-work events at the Hôtel Napoléon
The prestigious Hôtel Napoléon’s special after-work events take place every Thursday from 6.30pm to 9.30pm, with DJs and aperitifs to enjoy with friends. Every month, a particular theme is featured, such as alpine evenings with raclette and tropical evenings with ukuleles!
Silent Discos at the Parc Zoologique de Paris
At the Parc Zoologique de Paris, you can party in the middle of the zoo without even disturbing the animals! During your visit, you will be given a set of headphones to enjoy the music of 3 guest DJs, all in very different styles, and then come together at the entrance to party all night long to the music of your choice.
From June to August
The Grand Masked Ball at the Palace of Versailles
The Palace of Versailles, a pearl of French heritage, certainly welcomes its guests in style. Every year, at the start of summer, a grand ball is organized in remembrance of the royal parties that dazzled the life of the court of the Sun King, Louis XIV. With a crowd all in period outfits (required), dancers and DJs, the most daring will stay until the afterparty in the Ballroom. The ball is also open to under 18s.
22 June 2019
Musical nights at the Fondation Louis Vuitton
Visit the breathtaking building designed by Frank Gehry and its prestigious exhibitions accompanied by music, every first Friday of the month at the Fondation Louis Vuitton. Enjoy DJ sets, concerts, activities and good food… atmosphere guaranteed!
Classics Only at the Institut du Monde Arabe
These famous hip-hop and R&B evenings get Paris dancing every summer on the rooftop of the Arab World Institute museum. With DJ sets featuring the best 90s hits, goodies, karaoke, showcases and more, this is an unmissable event for those looking for some 90s nostalgia!
From June to August
Champs-Elysées Film Festival
Every year, alongside its cinematographic programme, the Champs-Elysées Film Festival hosts a number of soirees on the most famous avenue in the world, where festival-goers and French and American cinema personalities mix and mingle. Take in the breathtaking view from the rooftop terrace of the Publicis cinema every evening of the festival (18-25 June 2019), and enjoy a film screening and clubbing with DJ sets at the luxurious Théâtre Marigny on the closing night (25 June 2019).
Clubbing at the Pailleron Ice Rink
Tropical parties, foam parties, dancing on ice and more: these evenings at the Pailleron sports complex turn the ice rink into a disco on certain nights from September to April. A supercharged atmosphere in a completely unexpected place.
From September to April
TGIF after-work evenings at the Hippodrome de Vincennes
Every Friday, the Hippodrome Pub with its panoramic view of the horseracing track kicks off the evening with aperitifs. With these ‘TGIF’ after-work evenings, equestrian enthusiasts can enjoy harness racing and a delicious cocktail with friends while the most daring bet on the races.
From March to October
The Night of the Nightingale at the Musée de la Musique
Spring takes the spotlight at the Philharmonie! To celebrate the longer, warmer days ahead, a programme of concerts, activities (temporary tattoos, origami, tastings, etc.), performances and other surprises all linked to birds await visitors as the sun goes down. Ready for a bird-themed musical experience?
21 March 2019
Piano evenings at the Intercontinental Paris Le Grand
From Thursday to Saturday evenings, the Bar of the Grand Hôtel transforms into a secret and intimate jazz club. Pianists perform some of the greatest jazz pieces in a cozy atmosphere with plush armchairs and great French vintages. A gentle evening for real music lovers.
Concerts at the Ice Kube Bar
With its Ice Kube Bar, the first ice bar in Paris, the Hôtel Kube Paris is a flagship venue for Parisian nightlife. Dive into this unique frosty atmosphere to enjoy exceptional cocktails and then join the DJs to party all night long on Fridays and Saturdays.
DJ sets at Hôtel OFF Paris Seine
The floating hotel OFF Paris Seine is a must-see spot in the French capital. Every Friday the hotel offers live concerts, and every Saturday DJs bring the bar to life. To party on the Seine and admire the city lights reflected in it, don’t miss this boat’s soirees!
Jazz evenings at the Caveau de la Huchette
One of the great Parisian jazz clubs, the Caveau de la Huchette has received some of the music scene’s biggest names. To listen to live music, dance until dawn or just have a drink with friends, evenings at the Caveau de la Huchette are undeniably some of the best.
Giant dancefloor at the Grand Palais
Every two years during the festive season, the biggest ice rink in Europe is installed in the Nave of the Grand Palais. In the evening, skaters whizz around the rink as top DJs step up the beat – a memorable evening guaranteed!