Villette Sonique in Paris, the first deconfined festival in France

In Villette Sonique, facing the Géode, spectators take their places in circles drawn in white on the lawn, on May 29, 2021. © RFI / Sébastien Jédor

In France, the first indoor test concert took place on Saturday evening in Paris. But beyond this scientific experiment, the “real” concerts resumed, in the open air, and without testing. And the first deconfined festival is Villlette Sonique, in the north-east of Paris. A moment of deliverance for many spectators.