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Will your musical summer sway to contemporary, classical or baroque?

For me, all three, without hesitation. After all, quality is in the air!  On July 26, then from July 30 to August 4, 2019, meet in the shade for...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

2019 Bastille Day

On the weekend of the 13th and 14th of July 2019, Lyon and its urban area will be celebrating France’s national day!

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

Les dimanches de l'île Barbe

Three Sundays, two banks, a suspension bridge, an island and its islanders for a Sunday at the water's edge. They are artists, they are spectators,...

The big carillon is 100 years old

As part of the 100th anniversary of the Grand Carillon of the Hôtel de Ville, the former and present carillonneur of Lyon, J-B Lemoine and Ch. Dairay,...

Les Jeudis des Musiques du Monde

From the 4th of July to the 29th of August 2019, the Jardin des Chartreux will be celebrating the world through music!

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

L'Été en Cinémascope 2019

From the 25th of June to the 27th of August 2019, Place Ambroise Courtois is hosting its summer outdoor cinema festival for the 20th year in a row....

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

50th anniversary of humankind’s first steps on the surface of the Moon

From the 12th to the 21st of July 2019, the fantastic Planetarium of Vaulx-en-Velin will be celebrating this major event in fitting style.

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Summer Sessions 2019

From the 26th of June to the 31st of July 2019, enjoy the long balmy evenings on the terrace of the Transbordeur in Villeurbanne.

By Julie

Julie Masson

Aperitivos aboard le Vaporetto

Every Wednesday, from May to the end of October, we offer an ideal way to relax after a day’s work, or an afternoon of shopping or visiting the city!...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Zingaro Equestrian Theatre - Nuits de Fourvière

Like a breath from the soul, “ a horse neighs somewhere, until the end of the world” (Joseph Delteil)

Collector Guide #14

On Saturday the 13th of April, you can pick up the latest issue of Collector at the tourist office on Place Bellecour (from 9 am to 6 pm). This issue...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

L'Art et la matière (Art and Material) - Exhibition

From 13 April to 22 September 2019, live a new experience at Musée des Beaux-arts !

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Lives & Destinies Festival

From 15 March to 3 April 2019, Lyon Opera has organised a festival on the theme of Destiny.

By Laureen

Laureen © Laurence Papoutchian

Sunset Society

“A night out or early to bed?” Le Sucre has found the perfect compromise.

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Opéra Underground

Internationally renowned for its impressive, demanding programme of music, the Lyon Opera is exploring new ground in a far less classical direction,...

By Antoine

Antoine Allegre

Star Wars Cine-concerts

At the Auditorium, from the 11th to the 14th of September 2019, and from the 25th to the 27th of June 2020, two screenings of Star Wars with Lyon...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Great ideas to get 2019 off to a good

No more broken New Year resolutions... For 2019, we wish you a shot of adrenaline, a healthy dose of culture and the promise of new culinary...

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

Le monde de Steve McCurry

From the 6th of February to the 26th of May 2019, and from the 5th of June to the 21st of July 2019, La Sucrière will offer a chance to explore the...

By Eléonore

Eléonore Delenne

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Le Monde en tête (Headdresses from around the World, Antoine de Galbert’s donation)

From the 6th of June 2019 to the 15th of March 2020, the Musée des Confluences dips into the fascinating world of headdresses.

By Laureen

Laureen © Laurence Papoutchian

Mini-monstres, les invisibles

From the 26th of June to the 31st of October 2019, the Musée des Confluences will be presenting a new exhibition on the thousands of insects and...

By Laetitia

Laetitia Di Crocco

Festival du Péristyle 2019

From the 6th of June to the 20th of July 2019, the arcades of the Lyon Opera House's peristyle will become a covered terrace with a convivial and...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet

Fêtons l'été - Tout l'Monde Dehors Festival

From the 21st of June to the 1st of September 2019, enjoy more than 200 free, outdoor art events all summer. This festival starts with the Fête de la...

By Isabelle

Isabelle Fournet
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