Rock en Seine 2016
Discover the festival Rock en Seine at Domaine National du Parc de Saint Cloud from d. 26 to d. 28 August 2016. Ever since its start in 2003, the festival has constantly evolved so that today it is one of the strong names among the many festivals in summertime in France.
The 13th edition of the festival are still kept in Domaine Nationael de Saint Cloud west of Paris and you will be able to experience all kinds of rock; from punk to metal, pop-rock, new-wave and Britpop. This year the theme is "dance", and there will be a tribute to David Bowie, who died in January.
And with this year's impressive program, it can almost only be a great experience: Iggy Pop, The Last Shadow Puppets, Eagles of Death Metal, Massive Attack, Foals and les Casseurs Flow Foresters. At the same time there will also be an opportunity to experience upcoming bands with the event "Avant-Seine" ( "pre-Seine"), where you can experience 6 groups, which were selected by a professionnel jury.
Mini-Rock en Seine
But there is not only music for adults - children also have their own festival. It is in a village separated from the large crowd, especially designed for children, where they can get acquainted with rock music. There will be outdoor activities, dance, costumes and more for the little ones. It will also be activities for young people.
Mini-Rock en Seine is open from 16 to 22.30 on Friday and Saturday and from 15 to 21.30 on Sundays.
Free for children of festival goers. It is necessary to register at www.rockenseine.com
For safety reasons, the festival is closed for children under three years - and it is recommended not to bring children under six years to Rock en Seine.
Admission to the festival is free for children under 11 years accompanied by an adult with a ticket.
Rock en Seine: practical information
In 2016 the festival has introduced a cashless system, so you safely can pay in both bars, restaurants and merchandise stalls without skull ehave pull out your wallet.
Friday and Saturday: gates open at 14th
Sunday: gates open at 13th
There are very few parking spaces in the area around the park. It is therefore recommended to take public transportation to the festival. The concerts ends also, so it is possible to come back again by public transport.
LIGNE 10: Gare d'Austerlitz / Boulogne - Pont de St Cloud.
Stop: Boulogne - Pont de St-Cloud.
LIGNE T2: La Défense / Issy-Val-de-Seine> Porte de Versailles
Stop: Parc de St-Cloud
Departure every quarter.
The station are five minutes walk from the entrance to the festival.
Stop: Parc de Saint-Cloud or Pont de St-Cloud
LIGNE 52 / LIGNE 72 / LIGNE 126 / LIGNES N12 A N61: Night buses stop at the Pont de Sèvres