3 000 visitors for the first concert in the zoo of Thoiry

>Île-de-France & Oise>Yvelines|Elisabeth Gardet| 03 juin 2018, 17h13 |0

Thoiry, Saturday evening. The stage was installed on the “green carpet”, a wide lawn near the château. LP/Elisabeth Gardet

50 years in music. The animal parc celebrated his anniversary, last saturday, in front of the stage of the « Happy Thoiry festival ».

« Good evening Thoiryyyy ! ». It was 7.45pm on Saturday evening. And it was a historical moment. On a large stage, the group Arcadian inaugurated the very first concert in the zoo of Thoiry. Couples and families were installed on picnic blankets two hours before the show started…

The group Arcadian opend the ball


LP/E.G.More than 3 000 people assisted the show of Arcardian, Claudio Capéo and Amir, former stards of The Voice who came especially to lend their voices for the 50 years of the zoo.” My grandson is an unconditional fan of Amir”, explains Michel who made the trip since Houdan with his three grandchildren. What I appreciate, it is the frame: look at this castle behind!”

«What I appreciate, it is the frame: look at this castle behind!   »


LP/E.G.More used to the Zénith, Amir assured 1:30 of sound and light at the end of concert. “The green carpet”, vast area of grass situated below the castle, did not empty till midnight. Thierry Duguet, director of the group Thoiry, at the initiative of the event, wants to make of this demonstration “the biggest family festival of music of the department”.

” With comments heard in the end of the concert, that is going to be difficult not to begin again next year, he congratulates itself. The artists and the public adored the frameand the atmosphere. It is a total success “.

More than half spectators had taken a ticket which coupled the visit of the zoo in the day and the concert. ” It consolidates us in the choice of our niche: we need pop rock and of the French songs here: a directory for families, insists Thierry Duguet. Couples with stroller in front of this outdoor scene, This is the vocation of the Happy Thoiry festival.

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