Villette Sonique, Mikayil Quenum
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Yoyo is bringing its latest edition of Hip-Hop Loves Soul to the Palais de Tokyo tonight. The event is hosted by Canadian rapper and producer Tory Lanez and features special new guest talent who will be spinning throughout the night.
Celebrate the holiday weekend this Sunday with a brunch-meets-vinyl pop-up at Les Disquaires de Paris. This edition features The Walrus record shop/cafe, whose permanent address is in Paris’ 10th arrondissement, and a fresh brunch menu created by Animal Kitchen.
Tory Lanez, Pemberton Music Festival; Villette Sonique, Mikayil Quenum
Just east of Paris’ 20th arrondissement sits Montreuil, a neighborhood that continues to garner attention as an up-and-coming artist enclave. Need the perfect excuse to discover the area? The Festival des Murs à Pêches returns for its 16th edition next weekend, from May 13 – 15. The festival celebrates the area’s history, centered around the plentiful peach trees that have been growing along its ramparts since the 16th century.
World Artisans association is installing at Point Ephémère from May 16 – 22 for a week of fair-trade focused events, including aperitif-debates, lively cooking workshops, and an organic market and brunch (also by Animal Kitchen) on the 22nd.
Brunch Equitable, SnippyHolloW; Villette Sonique, Ketchup Mayo
The Le Fooding team has put together an extraordinary night for its 9th edition of Veillée Foodstock, taking place on May 20th. Partnering with Jameson and taking over at the Rotonde Stalingrad for the evening, the event places focus on healthy and responsible food, featuring organic and local products, and the chefs who are dedicated to them. Music by Keren Ann, Gaëtan Roussel, L’Impératrice, and more. Food by the likes of Le Tricycle, Soya, My Free Kitchen, and Noglu. And drinks by Amaury Guyot, formerly of Prescription Cocktail Club and Sherry Butt, and now mixologist at Dersou.
The association De l’Amour et des Murs!, The Wall gallery, and the City Hall of Paris’ 19th arrondissement partner to bring you Festiwall, the first Parisian urban art festival taking place along the Canal de l’Ourq, from May 21 – 22. For specific location information and a suggested walking route, peek here.
(Top) Villette Sonique, Mikayil Quenum; Tory Lanez, Pemberton Music Festival
(Bottom) Jean Baptiste Roux
From May 27 – June 1, head to La Villette for the Villette Sonique music festival, with this year’s performers include the likes of Ty Segall and Kamasi Washington. For ticketing information and to reserve your spot, head here.