Below you will find a bucket list of things to do in Paris this June ranging from, music festivals, art exhibits, poetry slams, film festivals, sports, and other cultural activities.
The first week of June you don’t want to miss…
Slam Poesie -June 1-7
Its the 12th edition of the National Grand Slam of Poetry and the 9th edition of the World Cup of Poetry in Paris the week of June 1-7. For more information and the program schedule click here.
Les Jeudis Arty- Arty Thursday -4 June
The first Thursday of the month art galleries in the Marais host a special evening of free admission to visit various art studios. You will have access to various exhibitions, the chance to meet different artists, and you can watch several performances. Check out the program for the next Jeudis Arty event here.
La Revanche des Faubourgs- June 5-7
Le Fooding will celebrate their 15th anniversary, through a weekend full of culinary events. There will be chefs and artists gathered in Paris for this event from Brooklyn, Shoreditch, Hollywood, and the East and North of Paris, and various other places to celebrate everything related to food.
Champs Elysees Film Festival– June 10-16
Urban Film Festival- June 5-7
The Urban Film festival is dedicated to promoting and recognizing urban culture. It will be an opportunity for young film makers to showcase their work, as well as a chance to discover a variety of films related to the city through: fiction, dance, movement, community, street culture, & sports.
24Hour Velib- June 14
« Urban Yogis Morning » @Buddha Bar- Every Saturday this June
Every Saturday morning this month, YUJ (Yoga brand) will present ‘Urban Yogis Mornings’ at Buddha Bar. There will be various Yoga classes in the morning followed by a nice healthy brunch.
Ashtanga Yoga @ Le Pavillion de Canaux – Every Weekend in June
Hip Hop Festival – June 19 –July 6
Paris Jazz Festival- June 7- July 26
This is a huge international jazz festival that will take place in the beautiful Parc Floral gardens over the course of 8 weekends. Check out the line up here.
H&M block party
Fête de la Musique #FDLM- June 21
Fête de la Musique ( Music Day) is an annual event that you won’t want to miss out on if your in Paris. Since 1982, the 21st of June has been celebrated as Fêtes de la Musique. Millions of people throughout France celebrate this day by listening and performing music in the streets. There are a plethora of bands and musicians that play in impromptu places, as well as scheduled official #FDLM events that you can check out as well.
Le Salon Emmaüs- June 14
MoonLook Pop Up Shop – Until 15 June
Discover over 200 products #MadeinAfrica. Each of the designer’s collections tell a story that connects the history and culture of their respective countries through fashion.
Last but not least the Tropical Carnival festival will take place Sunday June 21st departing from Bastille at 14h with over 4,000 dancers, musicians, and representations of various cultures such as the Antilles, Brazil, China, Columbia, and many more.