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What to do this weekend in Lyon?

Hugo Pratt

From the 7th of April 2018 to the 24th of March 2019, at the Musée des Confluences

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Assises Internationales du Roman

From the 21st to the 27th of May 2018, at Les Subsistances (and elsewhere), literature will be on everyone’s minds and lips!

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

TOP 14 Rugby semi finals

Lyon is hosting one of this season’s major sporting events: the 2018 semi-finals of the Top 14!

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

The Feast of the Renaissance - Les Pennons

On Thursday the 24th and then the 26th and 27th of May 2018, Lyon will be travelling back in time to the Renaissance!

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

Our favourite events

Mini World Lyon

Thousands of animated scenes of life, hundreds of vehicles travelling independently, vast landscapes and a blaze of lights... That is the spectacle...

By Camille

Camille Lenoble

Carnets de collections

From May 16th 2017 to September 9th 2018, travel through the collections of Musée des Confluences.

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Adel Abdessemed + Collection + Artists in residence

From the 9th March to the 8th July 2018, MAC Lyon will be pulling out all the stops to give you the very best contemporary art has to offer.

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

The Fourvière Nights

From the 1st of June to the 28th July 2018, at the Roman theatres in the Fourvière district, shows will be following each other in succession.

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet


TOP 14 Rugby semi finals

Lyon is hosting one of this season’s major sporting events: the 2018 semi-finals of the Top 14!

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Andy Warhol Ephemera

The Musée de l’Imprimerie et de la Communication graphique (Museum of Printing and Graphic Communication) welcomes the works of New-Yorker and iconic...

By Julie

Julie Masson

Ciné-Concert : Amadeus Live

From June 6th to June 9th 2018 at the Auditorium de Lyon... 

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Lyon Street Food Festival #3

Building on its success, the Lyon Street Food Festival is returning better than ever to arouse your taste-buds! From 13th to 16th September 2018 !

By Mihriban

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Our team of writers


Everything about Julie suggested that she might one day become Miss France. As the daughter and granddaughter...


Isabelle, our editor born and bred in Lyon! She was born in Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon in fact, studied in Lyon and ...


Laetitia is a real ray of sunshine. Needless to say, there's no chance of getting bored when working by her s...


This is Antoine. The only moustache in the office.The fact that he has managed to find a niche in a team excl...


Eléonore is the romantic member of the team! Rumour has it that she knows her classics better than anyone els...


Virginie comes from Corsica. "We can't all be born in Lyon…" as they say. But our lovely city is now under he...


The first thing you notice about Camille when you see her in the morning is her ready smile. Then you rapidly...


Lyon hosts a number of annual festivals and biennials on a wide range of topics: graphic novels, electronic music and films, to name but a few......

Saison Patrimoine

Pour prolonger les Journées Européennes du Patrimoine, de nombreux sites, de Saint-Etienne à Bourgoin-Jallieu, de Villefranche-sur-Saône à Vienne en...

Live music & concerts

With classic and contemporary music, electro, rock, dub and not to forget traditional French music and French pop... Lyon has music and concerts to...


Live art with a capital "L" – like Lyon! Dance, theatre and circus... for young and old alike!


Attend private viewings, exhibitions, fairs and fine art auctions, if you'd like to glimpse what the art world has to offer in Lyon, we have...

Conferences & Talks

Exchanging ideas, discussions, debates, comparing points of view and mutually enriching each other. These events are an invitation to leave the...

Games & Sports

Rugby, football, rollerblading, hiking, rowing, swimming, mountain biking... The opportunities to live life to the fullest abound in Lyon!


Pop up stores, car boot sales, sales... It's all in here!


Lyon is the birthplace of cinema, so obviously there's no question of you ever getting bored with such an extensive selection of events for film...

Seasonal festivities

Easter egg hunts, fireworks, national holidays, local festivities... You can find them here!

Flea markets

Fancy unearthing the perfect little second-hand dress, a vintage handbag, some retro furniture or an old postcard that's sure to make somebody smile?...

Show venues

Concert halls, tiny music bars, theatres or amphitheatres, find the place that suits you best! 

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