What To Do This Week-End – May 17, 18 and 19 2019

Published: 2019/05/17

From Friday to Sunday, the weekend promises to be frenzied with a lot of live music everywhere in town. We selected for you some events that you will, hopefully, enjoy.

Don’t miss the European Night of Museums on Saturday evening, if you are in the mood to enjoy a museum visit by night.


FRIDAY, MAY 17 2019


Lyon event May 2019 - endangered blood

Endangered Blood will be at the Opera Underground, Friday, May 17


GlobeShaker #1 – Balani Sound System, King Doudou & more

The GlobeShaker parties are an invitation to dance, have fun and share crazy moments out of bounds.
It is a dance trip, a round-the-world journey accompanied by some international artists on board of the Ninkasi!




Free Admission.

Friday from 09:00 pm – 04:00 am
Ninkasi Gerland
267 Rue Marcel Mérieux, 69007 Lyon, France


Retro-Futur #18 w/ Wayatt & Saku Sahara

Vintage atmosphere and futuristic sounds for this 18th edition of Retro-Futur thanks to the local artists Wayatt and Saku Sahara, resident DJ at La Maison M.



Free Admission.

Friday from 10:30 pm – 04:00 am
La Maison M
21 place Gabriel Rambaud, 69001 Lyon, France



Concert | Endangered Blood, Jazz before Jazz

To celebrate the fresh release of Endangered Blood’s CD, the Lyonnais Label Ouch! Records present his two group Endangered Blood and Jazz before Jazz for an Opéra’s Underground concert.

If you are an American nostalgic or at least a lover of New Orleans’ sonorities, this night is made for you.

Admission Fees: 22 euros
Take your ticket here: http://bit.ly/EndangeredBlood

Friday from 08:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Opéra Underground
1 place de la Comédie, 69001 Lyon, France


Happiness Therapy: Ceephax Acid Crew vs The C-Men, Brame & Hamo

For the penultimate edition of Happiness Therapy parties, the team of Le Petit Salon gives her full backing to make it unforgettable.

With Ceephax Acid Crew and the Irish duo Brame & Hamo, the show promises to be visually impressive and the mix totally crazy at Le Petit Salon.






Tickets on-line: 11€; tickets on-site: 15€. *
Take your tickets here: http://bit.ly/2LAAYZd

Friday from 11:30 pm – 06:30 am
Le Petit Salon
3 rue de Cronstadt, 69007 Lyon, France



Kitschissime – Azar Club

The best of 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s by Viktor Nova.

Free Admission.

Friday from 11:00 pm – 06:00 am
Pavillon 52, 52 Quai Rambaud Confluence, 69002 Lyon, France



Lyon event May 2019 - The-Hacker

Flyer for the Papamaman party with The Hacker, Le Petit Salon, Saturday, May 18

Nuit européenne des musées 2019 | La Nuit des Insectes !

Come to discover an original trail in Confluences Museum in resonance with the Exhibition “Coléoptères, Insectes Extraordinaires”.

It is also possible to discover temporary exhibitions Yokainoshima, Esprits du Japon et Fêtes Himalayennes, et Les Derniers Kalash on this evening.

Many other museums are open during this night for free in Lyon and the program is very interesting.

Free Admission

Saturday from 07:00 pm -00:00 am
Musée des Confluences
86, Quai Perrache, 69002 Lyon, France


Papamaman invites: The Hacker

To celebrate its 10 years old birthday, the collective of producers PAPA MAMAN invited The Hacker, one of the most talented electro DJ in France and three other DJs to set the mood at Le Petit Salon.



    SN: https://soundcloud.com/the-hacker
  • DJ P.Moore
    SN: https://soundcloud.com/dj-p-moore
  • Discorder SN: https://soundcloud.com/discorder-and-shit
  • Chineurs de Lyon
    SN: https://soundcloud.com/chineurs-de-lyon


Admission Fees: 14€ online; 17€ on site.

Saturday from 11:30 pm – 06:30 am
Le Petit Salon
3 rue de Cronstadt, 69007 Lyon, France



Polaar 59: Mina & Bryte, Flore, Limbololo Soundsystem

Flore – a figure of the electro scene in Lyon- takes the lead of Le Sucre to cook a rather nice evening. Party planner since 2012, she created her own record POLAAR in 2014 and is now one of the only artists in Lyon with the “Ableton !” certification.

For this evening, she composed a line up made of cosmopolite bass music and dance hall that you won’t forget anytime soon.



  • Mina & Bryte (More Time Records / Londres & Accra)
    SN: https://soundcloud.com/minamusicuk
  • Flore (POLAAR / Lyon)
    SN: https://soundcloud.com/flore
  • Limbololo Soundsystem (Lyon)
    SN: https://soundcloud.com/limbololosoundsystem


Admission fees: 8/12€.

Saturday from 11:00 pm – 05:00 am
Le Sucre
50 Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon, France


Disco House cocktail with Marina Trench, Clémentine & Mush

Get your groove on for a party full of Disco and Cocktails with Marina Trench & co!



  • Marina Trench (Deeply Rooted)
    RA: https://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/marinatrench
  • Clémentine (Chuwanaga)
    SC: https://soundcloud.com/clementine-fr
  • Mush special disco set (Sharivari)
    SC: https://soundcloud.com/mush-1


Admission fees: 7€ on-line, 10€ on-site.

Saturday from 11:59 pm – 06:00
Bellona CLUB
84 Quai Perrache, 69002 Lyon, France


Manda Brasa – Brazilian Party at Toï Toï

It is time to travel to Brazil on Saturday. Put your flower shirt on and get ready to dance the samba under the sun of the ToÏ Toï Le Zinc concert hall.



  • Jaime Joaquim presents ORANIAN
    SN : https://soundcloud.com/patricia-tin-co
  • De’xa Rolar & Convidados


The concert will start at 8:30 pm but feel free to come as early as 5 pm to have a drink, enjoy good cheese tapas or to taste some local wine and beers.

Admission Fees : 6,50€

Saturday from 08:30 pm – 00:30 am
Toï Toï le Zinc
17-19 rue Marcel Dutartre, 69100 Villeurbanne



SUNDAY, MAY 19 2019


Lyon Event May 2019 - mob-hotel

Omā rooftop party’s picture, Mob Hotel, Sunday, May 19

Crazy Brunch

The Crazy Brunch at Mama Shelter is the perfect plan for family or between friends on Sunday. You will find an all-you-can-eat buffet for 39€/person; animations and entertaining workshops for kids etc.

This is the opportunity to taste the menu cooked by Guy Savoy, a triple starred chef.

Sunday from 12:15 pm – 04:30 pm
Mama Shelter (Lyon, France)
13, RUE DOMER, 69007 Lyon, France


Rooftop Party — Omā in MOB HOTEL Lyon

If you didn’t enough party this weekend, the collective Omā organizes a Rooftop Party in the Mob Hotel on Sunday afternoon!



  • Simatik,
  • Hilda Live
  • Maelita


Free Admission.

Sunday from 04:00 pm – 09:00 pm
55 Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon, France


La Guinguette du Dimanche

There is nothing more French than the Guinguette, this kind of chill open-air café born in Paris. Lucky you, the Bellona Club organizes some every Sunday starting this week!

It is totally free, on the Bellona street beach, from 4 to 9 pm for a summer full of farniente afternoons.

Free Admission.

Sunday from 04:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Bellona CLUB
84 Quai Perrache, 69002 Lyon, France


S. society x Le Lavoir Public: Chloé, Roe Deers, Purple On Time

New party in collaboration with Le Lavoir Public, which invited Chloé to take the lead of this one. Icon of the French scene and legend of the Pulp club in Paris, she will be accompanied by the local duo Purple of Time and the Lithuanian Roe Deers.



  • Chloé (Lumière Noire / Paris)
    SC: http://soundcloud.com/chloe-dj-producer
  • Roe Deers (Nein Records / Vilnius)
    SC: https://soundcloud.com/roedeers
  • Purple on Time (OuhLaYeah Records / Lyon)
    SC: https://soundcloud.com/purple-on-time


Free Admission before 06:00 pm, 12€ after.

Sunday from 05:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Le Sucre
50 Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon, France



Sarāb // Release Party // Sirius

An amazing mix between the fury of jazz music and the richness of the Middle East’s traditional music.



  • Climène Za – Singer
  • Robinson Khoury – trombone, singer
  • Baptiste Ferrandis – guitar
  • Thibault Gomez Rhodes – singer
  • Timothée Robert – bass
  • Paul Berne – Drums


Admission fees: 6€ on site.

Sunday from 06:30 pm – 09:00 pm
Péniche LE SIRIUS (Lyon)
In front of the 4 Quai Augagneur, 69003 Lyon, France




Between 0 and 39€ depending on the event.