Essential summer festivals
Let the world outside entertain you this summer...
Paris is bursting with culture all year round. But the city really comes into its own in the summer, when dozens of festivals provide round-the-clock entertainment, including live classical, jazz and pop concerts in stately parks, outdoor film screenings at sundown, cutting-edge dance performances and kayaking in the morning sun. Here's our pick of the top ten summer festivals Paris has to offer in 2012