Starting on Tuesday the 8th of May, running until the 19th, the Cannes Film Festival, arguably one of the most glamorous international art and culture events in the world, will be bringing us the heights of sophisticated company, exclusive previews, and, of course, amazing nightlife experiences. You will never live nightlife like Cannes Film Festival nightlife. In fact, as every year is unique in its own way, you will never experience Cannes Film Festival 2018 unless you are there.
Happening at the most desirable and dreamy scenery – the French Riviera – where the world’s elite gather to amuse themselves and network, you’ll get life changing experiences. What about spotting your teenage movie star crush on the red carpet, or crossing paths with rising stars of today on the beach promenade, La Croisette, dancing with music artists at Baôli, partying at Leonardo DiCaprio’s yacht or attending VIP beach parties by Clubbable ?
But even with 11 days of events, and approximately two weeks to discover this vibrant city, it can be a struggle to know where to go and what to do. And really, there is no right answer as to which of these hot clubs and parties you ought to hit. It all depends on your personal taste.
If you haven’t been personally invited to each party, it can be difficulties to actually get in to the events. Do not worry - as Clubbable is the way to the VIP nightlife, you are able to “request” to attend all private events through the Clubbable app.
As well, the queues to the nightclubs can be quite long. By requesting guest list or make a table bookings to all clubs in one go with the Clubbable app, you’ll be certain you’ll have a memorable night out among movie stars and friends!
Here follows a rough guide to the best and most exclusive parties during the Cannes Film Festival 2018 that you are able to request to attend through the Clubbable app, as well as the reasons why you might want to go there..
Tuesday 8th of May, from 5pm to 2am, the Opening Ceremony will be held, hosted by none other than actress Audrey Tautou. Look out for the red carpet looks, the celebrities walking the city all morning, and the cocktail parties as the day goes on.
On the 11th of May, at the Carlton Hotel, this exclusive black tie party is held as it has been for many years. This party is one of many where A-List celebrities rub shoulders. Last year it saw guests such as Will Smith, Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid, and Bruno Mars. There are even meet and greet options if you book soon enough.
If you want to enjoy one of the festival's highlights whilst raising money for a worthy cause, this is a place you need to be. Every year amFAR host their Cinema Against AIDS benefits, which include a gala rubbing shoulders with A-Listers, a live charity auction, exclusive viewings, surprise performances by international stars, and a party that rocks all night long.
On the 19th, the show is wrapped up. Also hosted by Audrey Tautou, we can expect the closing ceremony to be a stunning gathering of the most brilliant minds in film today, wrapped up with a glamorous after party, of course.
The Key's "After the Festival":
The Key Club Paris has set up a temporary rooftop club in Gray d'Albion for the duration of the Cannes Film Festival. It is the best place for a relaxed evening, with amazing views of the sunset, La Croisette, and Cannes coming to life. From 5am to 9am every night you will enjoy an exclusive experience surrounded by celebrities, fine champagne, and a five star buffet. Access is extremely limited, so make sure to book now.
The Local Clubs:
And, of course, every night in this beautiful city you can hit the town and visit some of the most extravagant and exclusive clubs around.
Baoli is open every single night of the festival, providing a wonderful place to amuse yourself, surrounded by beautiful people, celebrities, great music, and delicious drinks.
Chrystie also opens Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays over the festival.
Not all event dates have been announced yet. But watch this space, as here at Clubbable we aim to bring you the latest information and reservations for the hottest parties throughout the Cannes Film Festival!a