While many establishments have reopened in the capital and life is resuming, Galeries Lafayette have decided to honor the City of Light this summer. From July 6 to August 31, all the talents of Fashion, Art, Design and Gastronomyare to be discovered in stores through multiple experiences. We decrypt the program.
What would Paris be without its incredible gastronomy, its fashionistas with sharp looks, its international exhibitions and its architecture?fascinating? After Normandy in 2019 and the south-east in 2020 , Les Galeries Lafayette on boulevard Haussmann, Avenue des Champs-Elysées and Beaugrenelle wanted to celebrate the riches and creators of the capital in this long-awaited summer of 2021. Zoom in on the various meetings of this highlight.
Pop-up, embroidery workshops and happy hour
As soon as you arrive on Boulevard Haussmann, you will discover in the window the photos of photographer Thibaut Grevet, produced in partnership with the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau. They stage emblematic places and scenes of life typical of the capital and its vibrant energy.
In the store, there will be many activities. The ready-to-wear brand AMI has imagined an exceptional scenography under the century-old dome. Two pop-ups and several windows will allow you to admire their chic, simple and relaxed wardrobe, from the “AMI de cœur” capsule collection.
The Ateliers de Paris will also set up creative activities, while the Keur brand will host embroidery workshops.
On the rooftop side, several events will be organized during the period. The CRU restaurant, located on the 3rd floor of the Homme Galeries Lafayette store, will also inaugurate a new space where you can enjoy a “happy hour” drink in a guinguette style, in partnership with “La Cave” (Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m.).
Disneyland Paris and Moulin Rouge: entertainment for young and old!
On the sensational side, the Disneyland Paris Park will invest the Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann by installing its magical and wonderful universe. The visitor will be immersed in this unique atmosphere and will be able to meet its key figures there.
On July 10 and 17, it’s the Moulin Rouge, a must-see for Parisian evenings, which will thrill the Glasswalk at Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann with a tailor-made medley. The opportunity to savor a foretaste of their glamorous and legendary show but also to admire the exceptional costumes made by the Maisons d’Art du Moulin Rouge!
Finally, the place will offer its customers lots of new and unforgettable experiences to win: visit of the Eiffel Tower or the Palace of Versailles, helicopter flight over Paris, cruis on the Seine… Your turn!
In terms of shopping, a wide selection of “Made in Paris” and “Designed in Paris” products and brands will be showcased in the various points of sale.
The opportunity to rediscover the French know-how that shape Parisian identity and creation, like Jacquemus , Isabel Marant, Soeur Paris or even Cadet Rousselle for ready-to-wear, VEJA for shoes, APC for leather goods, Diptyque and Aime Skincare for home and beauty, Angelina and “Sous les Fraises” for delicacies. And so many others …
Gastronomy will of course be celebrated. Pierre Hermé , Jean-Paul Hévin, Pierre Marcolini or even Dalloyau will offer exclusive creations made for the occasion, with the possibility of tasting in store.
To celebrate the beating heart of Paris, come to Galeries Lafayette throughout the summer!