Event of the Week
Cover yourself in fluorescent makeup (you have that right?) and go play some ping pong in the dark as part of Ping Pong Days at le WE! on Saturday night. It’s called Fluoping By Night and yes, you can expect dance music. Plus? It’s free! Head here now
The Most Overlooked Mediterranean Paradise in Europe
Friday, January 17th: Hey Bowie fans: there’s a free screening of Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders from Mars tonight at the Mairie in the 13th arrondissement. Starts at 830p, and you can find more details here.
Saturday, January 18th: Treat your ears to some Middle Eastern electro tonight -- Omar Souleyman (whose latest album was produced by Four Tet), hailing from Syria, takes the stage at La Machine du Moulin Rouge. More here
Sunday, January 19th: Sleep off your hangover by booking a Zzz -- comfy bean bag chairs in maritime-style container and private garden on the banks of the Seine -- as part of les Berges de Seine, when cars aren’t allowed along a certain section of the river. Order a picnic lunch and chill out. Full details
Sunday, January 19th: Boost your completely non-portable music collection by going to the 80th edition of the Convention Internationale des Disques de Collection. Join the other Parisian vinyl addicts and the 130 exhibitors at Espace Champerret. Click here for full details