Le Parc de la Tete d’Or: Lyon’s magnificent urban park. History of the park Created in 1857 by the brothers Denis and Eugène Buhler in the same year as New York’s famous Central Park, Le Parc de la Tete d’Or has seen numerous additions since it’s initial creation, including in 1865 the […]
The Institut Pasteur confirmed that the boy had been infected by a viral strain of the disease after being bitten in August.
To meet fellow expats come Sunday September 9th from 12 to 3 pm in Parc de la Tête d’Or.
Before it was a radio tower, it was one of the biggest attractions in the city.
Children will be introduced to street art through a quality collection of major international and French artworks.
The funeral of the “pope” of gastronomy will be celebrated in Saint-Jean Cathedral at 10:30 am.
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here is Kendrick Lynn, coach at LOU Rugby.
The imaginative Festival City comes to life at Walibi.
Holi is a Vibrant Indian Festival which is celebrated in the end of winter to mark the beginning of spring.
The hunt will involve your child becoming the hero from an African tale, who has to crack enigmas to save their village.
Rutter will conduct concerts in Lyon on Friday 7th June and Saturday 8th June at 8:30pm and Sunday 9th June at 4:30pm.
Three Michelin stars and six hands for an experimental dinner in Lyon.
Every week, This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Marie Connelly has just arrived in town and already enjoy it.
A café opened in Valmy area by two good friends who met in Australia.
My name is Ian Wilkinson, 58 years old from Wigan in northern England. I’m a former teacher of Physical Education and rugby player.
Lyon annual Fair (March 23-April 2) is the inevitable place to go to equip your home. In 2018, this event is dedicated to London and England.
The Charlemagne ice rink provides ice skating, professionnal ice hockey and spectacles on ice in Lyon. The Patinoire Charlemagne is the major sporting venue in Lyon that combines all the activities on ice. It involves going ice skating with friends or family for an afternoon, attending a professional hockey game with the Lyon Hockey Club […]
‘Street golf’ is a type of golf safe for the urban environment. A street golf fair will come to Lyon’s Place de la Croix-Rousse on 6th April 2019.
Head down to Vénissieux’s free festival from 12th-14th July 2019, in the area surrounding the town hall.
For the first time, Lyon welcomes the Refugee Food Festival from June 15th to 18th. The capital of French gastronomy opens its restaurant kitchens to refugee chefs from all over the world (Syria, Bengladesh, Albania…).
Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse is a remarkable indoor food market offering the very finest produce available anywhere since 1859.
La Course des Lumières is taking place in Lyon on November 24th.
Alexandre Beretta is a French-Irish international mural painter and street artist living in Lyon. For him, Lyon is a place to chill out and find inspiration while connecting with people from all over the world.
Get some free lessons while watching pros compete.
The 15th edition of La Nuit Européenne des Musées will take place on Saturday, May 18.
Museums in Lyon are organizing many activities for this occasion and open their door freely in the evening.
Here is the program of the event.
Creative, fresh and contemporary French cuisine in the 2nd arrondissement in Lyon that embraces simplicity and sharing.
Lyon’s orchestra will play some of classical music’s most romantic pieces on Valentine’s Night.
The garden is now open for viewing.
Paul Bocuse’s Restaurant, L’Auberge du Pont de Collonges, is the restaurant of internationally recognised master chef Paul Bocuse.
The official French government form for British nationals requesting residency went live on Wednesday, October 9th.