St. Patrick’s Day 2018 Celebrations in Lyon, Saturday March 17

Published: 2018/02/23

Lyon’s Irish Bars Will Be Cheering on Their Team in the Ireland-England Rugby Match

Looking for a place to grab a drink on St. Patrick’s Day? Lyon is full of Irish pubs to visit, including a few who will be hosting St. Patrick’s Day events.

St. Patrick’s Day marks the Six Nations Ireland-England rugby match. Join Lyon’s Irish community to watch the match at Accasbel Pub in Place Carnot.

Accasbel Pub in Place Carnot

Accasbel Pub at Perrache will host the French-Irish Association of Lyon as they cheer on Ireland during the Ireland-England rugby match.

The event will raise funds for Lyon’s Irish Gaelic Football Team. Reserve in advance through the French-Irish Association of Lyon and get a meal and a pint for 15 euros.

Other St. Patrick’s Day Locations in Lyon

While game day is raging at Accasbel, Paddy’s Corner in Croix-Rousse will be hosting a St. Patrick’s Day party with presents and live Irish music all night long.

Paddy's Corner Irish Pub in Croix-Rousse

Paddy’s Corner in Croix-Rousse will have a St. Patrick’s Day celebration with live Irish music all night long.

Other popular Irish bars in the city include Kelly’s Pub, the Saint James, Johnny’s Kitchen and Johnny Walsh’s Pub, Fleming’s, the James Joyce, and Antidote in Vieux Lyon, and the Shamrock and Flanigan’s in Hôtel de Ville.

More informations



Email the French-Irish Association at [email protected] to reserve a spot for the Accasbel festivities.
Meal and pint: €15