The weather is nice! We take advantage of the outdoor shows!
shows to see when the weather is good

These shows and big shows only take place during the nice days. They are the unmissable events from the end of May and all summer months from June to the end of September. They allow you to take advantage of?an often exceptional setting. For shows and events in the evening, remember to take your woolly clothes, the evenings can be chilly.

Daytime outdoor shows

open-air theatre : theatre of greenery in the Bois de Boulogne

THE OPEN-AIR THEATER (in the Bois de Boulogne)

  • One of the most beautiful cultural outings of the summer for the whole family
  • Shows for everyone. Toddlersfrom the age of 2 years, to teenagersthrough the 7/12 years 
  • A very varied program
  • From early June to late September

In the Shakespeare Garden, at the Pré Catelan (Bois de Boulogne)

The great musical waters of Versailles, the we until the end of October

THE GREAT MUSICAL WATERS (at the Château de Versailles)

  • For more than 350 years the Great Musical Waters animate the visit of the park of the Château de Versailles
  • The fountains gush out in music and exceptionally parts of the park that are usually closed are accessible to the public
  • 1h30 to 2h walk to see all the groves and ponds in water
  • Weekends from May 22 to October 31


PICCOLA OPERA (in 5 exceptional locations)

  • Introduction to Opera for children from 4 years old
  • 5 concerts of 45 minutes : the great opera arias with 4 singers, 1 pianist and 1 narrator
  • From June 12 to September 4

In Sceaux (92), in the castle of Champs sur Marne (77), in Saint-Germain en Laye (78), in the castle of Vincennes (94), in the courtyard of Invalides (75)

Les pestacles du parc floral, the festival for young audiences

PESTACLES (at the Parc Floral in the Bois de Vincennes)

  • The music festival for children from 2 years old: variety, rock, pop, jazz or classical music according to the bands
  • Free outdoor concerts for children every Wednesday from 2:30 pm, a live concert for young audiences.
  • From June 30 to September 8

At the Floral Park, in the Bois de Vincennes

festival ete du canal edition 2021

SUMMER OF THE CANAL (Canal de l'Ourcq)

  • 14th edition of the famous outdoor leisure festival, on the banks of the Ourcq canal in Paris and Saint-Denis
  • 10 travelling concerts on the water accessible to all for free: the boats are transformed into concert stages
  • Many free outdoor activities to discover
  • Every weekend from July 3 to August 15

On the banks of the Canal de l'Ourcq (Paris 19e and 93)

Outdoor evening shows

the Grandes eaux Musicales on Saturday evening this summer in Versailles


  • Great Sound and Light Show in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles
  • 2h30 of magical walk
  • with a big fireworks display at 11pm
  • A show for all audiences, ideal for families
  • Every Saturday evening from June 12 to September 18 + July 14

the candlelight evening at Vaux le Vicomte on Saturday night

CANDLELIGHT EVENINGS (sound and light show at Vaux le Vicomte)

  • 2000 candles light up the domain of the castle of Vaux le Vicomte (77)
  • A visit at nightfall of the castle and gardens of Vaux-le-Vicomte in a magical and enchanting setting
  • A public show
  • In July at 10:30 pm and in August at 10 pm
  • Every Saturday evening from July 3 to October 2

big show in Paris this summer

THE NIGHT AT THE INVALIDS : the great sound and light show (in the courtyard of the Invalides)

  • Great Sound and Light Show in the courtyard of the Invalides (Paris 7e)
  • Attend at nightfall, a great historical, musical and digital show
  • A show for all audiences, recommended for children from 10 years old
  • In July at 10:30 pm and in August at 10 pm
  • A 50 minute show
  • from July 7 to August 26, 2021

OUTDOOR CINEMA (at La Villette)

  • It is the unavoidable appointment of the summer at the Villette! (Paris 19e)
  • A varied program with cult films, animated films, news films?
  • Films for all audiences, depending on the program
  • Starting at 7pm
  • Free for all
  • From July 16 to August 22

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