The Fête de la Musique; the essential event for music lovers

The Fête de la Musique; the essential event for music lovers

Whatever kind of music you like, you have to get to Paris for Thursday, June 21st when the Fête de la Musique takes place! The whole city pays homage to music and the joy it brings by hosting hundreds of concerts in all kinds of different locations. You can spend the whole evening simply strolling the streets at random to find musicians playing free concerts in the open air or plan a specific itinerary to make the most of this great music festival during your stay at the Hôtel de la Paix.


The Fête de la Musique : an event highly anticipated in Paris

Whether amateur or professional, hard rock or chamber music fans, it doesn’t matter on June 21st in Paris, because everyone gathers together to celebrate the magic of music. Joy and lightness define the diverse yet inclusive festival of Fête de la Musique, which you should not miss under any circumstances. Go on a wander in the late afternoon and take full advantage of all the free concerts that enchant the streets of the French capital.


The Fête de la Musique : discover new musical genres

Although there are, of course, professional concerts presented in prestigious venues over the course of the evening of the summer solstice, the Fête de la Musique is above all an opportunity for Parisians to reclaim the urban space. Everyone can set up and play in the place of their choice, provided they get there soon enough. For the audience, it’s a great way to be exposed to many musical genres – so prepare for your ears to be surprised, titillated, and curious!

For your summer holiday in Paris, opt for a comfortable and bright room at the Hotel de la Paix, on the Left Bank, in the quiet 15th arrondissement. Make your booking as soon as possible to ensure you miss none of the joyous celebration that is the Fête de la Musique!