There’s something about summer in the city. When the temperatures sizzle, when the sun sets well past 9 pm, Parisians show off their joie de vivre in a big way. The sidewalk terrasses are packed, the parks are full of sunbathers, and the city embraces a party vibe. Nowhere is that more evident than Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann, the storied grand magasin and one-stop shopping mecca. The summer brings a host of fun activities and events, including the hot pop-up restaurant Créatures, overseen by in-demand chef Julien Sebbag.
The rooftop terrace is one of the most scenic spots in the French capital for outstanding panoramas in every direction. You could almost reach out and touch the Palais Garnier, the gilded majesty of the Opera House just a cobblestone’s throw away. And it’s here where Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann is throwing a major fete for the “French Touch” event. Think live concerts and DJ sets by major artists and emerging young talent, not to mention film screenings and a crypto art exhibition.
This is the place to be and be seen. The best part of all? It’s totally free… you just have to reserve online to snag a ticket. The ticket portal opens on June 28 in France (or 6 p.m. EST on June 27), and the event runs from July 5 – August 31.
What’s more, the “French Touch” event will be a complete celebration of French fashion and style with a major showcase of the hottest young designers, leading creators, and artists— all under the iconic Art Nouveau dome that was recently renovated. Check out all the latest fashions and shop ’til you drop, benefiting from tax-free shopping with the 12% VAT refund.
It doesn’t stop there! Galeries Lafayette also hosts fashion shows and offers cookery, wine tasting, and beauty masterclasses.
Use our Promo Code: FRANCEMEDIA10 for a 10% discount. More information and booking here.