What to do in Lyon this week-end?

Published: 2019/05/03

It is finally spring, birds are singing, the sun is just starting to come out and so the people! To take full advantage of this windy week end, without worrying about finding the best spot, we selected for you some key events for your evening entertainment.

After works, clubbing, DJs set, festivals…

Lyon is resourceful and there is plenty of things to do if you want to spend some good time. So, send your children to the babysitter, put your best outfit and disconnect with your weekly routine to dance all nights long.


May Friday 3rd


Apero Sans Titre

No major stars, no stress, but a trip to another universe, that’s the promise of the team for this cultural afterwork.

Apero sans Titre, friendly afterwork in Lyon


A sweet moment to chill, to share and to love at the Halles du Faubourg while discovering now cultural horizons. The Apéro sans Titre is a question. A karaoke? Maybe. A Dance shows? Why not. A treasure hunts? It could be crazy.
We don’t really know what is going to happen there but don’t worry, the team takes care of everything, and knowing them, it can only be fun!

Apéro sans Titre – Afterwork
From 8:00 pm until 3:00 am
Les Halles du Faubourg, 10 Impasse des Chalets, 69007 Lyon


Shake Your Classics

The 3rd edition of Shake Your Classics is going take place this Friday.

On this night, the National Auditorium-Orchestre of Lyon, the National Grame-Centre of musical creation and the Sucre are planning to mix some classic, contemporary and electronics sounds to create a unique musical experience in one of the most popular club in Lyon with some studious artists.

Admission fees are at 10 euros, the event is accessible from 16 years old teenagers if they are accompanied by a legal tutor.

Line up:

  • Dasha Rush & Schloss Mirabell : live-machine & violoncelle
  • Mari Samuelsen : “Chaconne” (Jean-Sébastien Bach), “Fragment” (Max Richter), “Einstein By The Beach” (Philip Glass)
  • Wilhem Latchoumia : John Cage – Henry Cowell – Gérard Pesson – György Ligeti – Pierre Jodlowski.

Shake Your Classics
From 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Le Sucre, 50 Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon


Sofffa Smooth Session

Sofffa Smooth Session is your weekly date.

Come to enjoy this afterwork and discover some Neo-Soul and Hip-Hop/Jazz. You will the opportunity to a performance of a newly discover band. An Open Mic show will take place after that, if you want to show your talents!

This Friday, YACEEN, a discreet but remarkable singer will perform accompanied by Martin Bredif and its guitar. With some soul, R’n’B and Hip/Hop inspirations this show promises to be a unique experience for you.

Sofffa Smooth Session
From 8pm until 10:30 pm
Sofffa, 17 Rue Sainte-Catherine, 69001 Lyon



Soul Train Fever parties: Soul, Funky, and R’n’B music

Soul Train Fever

Soul Train Fever, it is a night drawn from the show Funky Cops.

Tonight, the incredible DJ Mista Sly will take you back in the 60s with some Soul, Funky, and R’n’B music. The master word of the night? Dance, Dance and Dance! Indeed, even if you don’t want to, the team invited the dance company Cie Stylistik to set the dancefloor on fire with you.
This night is taking place in the frame of the Peinture Fraiche festival, which is taking place from the 3rd until 12 May in Lyon. It is free entry.

Soul Train Fever
From 10pm until 04:00am
Ninkasi de Gerland, 267 Rue Marcel Mérieux, 69007 Lyon


Dasha Rush / Lastrack / Diane Cytochrome

If you like techno music, it is the perfect plan for you.

The Berliner Dasha Rush, pioneer of the techno music industry and regularly at the Berghain will be there with the Lyonnais Lastrack of BDFM, and with Diane, a Lyonnaise from the cytochrome label.
Count 13 euros for an admission ticket. You can but buy one online until 3 am and enter in the club until 4 am. Minors are prohibited, and you have to take your ID with you.

Dasha Rush / Lastrack / Diane Cytochrome
From 11pm until 5:00 am
Le Sucre, 50 Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon


Seară : Francesco del Garda, Cartes Records, Sunaas & Ben M

Francesco del Garda will take the lead of this first edition.

Icon of the Italian underground culture, Franscesco del Guarda is a famous digger very respected because of his incredible technic and his abilities to create unique performances swinging between house, electro and micro sounds. He will be accompanied by some newly discover artists from Cartes Records.

At the Super 5, Ben.M, resident DJ at the Bellona and the DJ and producer Sunaas will be here to set the mood.

To take your tickets online : https://bit.ly/2WKU5AJ


Wine and Cheese Lover

This title speaks for us.

The Maxine’s team selected for you some very nice red and white wines: Domaine Roger Sabon, Pinot Noir rouge, Bouzeron blanc and other surprises. Take a cheese plate with your glass for a very French evening!
Prices start at 3 euros.

Wine and Cheese Lover
From 5pm until 01:00 am.
Maxine’s, 22 Rue Pouteau, 69001 Lyon



From 3 to 24 EUR