Transgender and queer festivities for five days in Lyon!
Our American contributor Lindsey shares her experience marching for science on Earth day in Lyon. Her first protest in France.
Isolation can feel….well, isolating! But, what if it didn’t have to be that way? Martina Buchal offers a different perspective, and a call to action on how we can see this circumstance differently.
The 14th edition of the Biennale of Contemporary Art in Lyon takes place from September 20th 2017 to January 7th 2018 and is curated by Emma Lavigne
The art of improv is taking Lyon by storm.
Find the best venues to celebrate the Summer Solstice this weekend!
This year’s Fête de la Musique will take place across the city on June 21st.
Lyon was once an international center for silk manufacturing. Today, you can visit Le Musée des Tissus and observe their collection of over two million textiles.
Whether it be swimming, listening to live music, or taking a tour through the Croix-Rousse slopes, there is plenty to do this summer in Lyon despite COVID-19.
Ask a local—these are the unmissable events in Lyon for March 2020. One thing’s for sure, this list will keep you busy.
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.
How to start 2018 in Lyon…
Every month This Is Lyon interviews a member of the English speaking community. Here is Christy from Los Angeles. She organizes food tours for tourists.
We have selected for you the best parties, concerts, and festivals throughout the town.
Find the best venues to go for a dance trip this weekend in Lyon!
Explore the vegan and vegetarian lifestyle at VeggieWorld, Lyon’s vegetarian and vegan festival.
A group of 138 independent vintners from across France with gather to sell their wines and educate the public about the industry.
Running, strength-training and shared experiences with other runners.
Get over your fear of spiders in Place Sathonay (Lyon 1er) with the Spider Circus by the artistic group LAPS.
La Commune promises you happy and convivial moments with its wide array of fresh, homecooked food stalls and cocktail bar.
Every year, the Festival of Lights gives students ‘carte blanche’ to experiment with light. This year, they are grouped together in the gardens of l’ Antiquaille, in the Fourvière district.
The first light shows took place in Lyon on 8th December 1852 for religious reasons. Here’s the real story of the most popular event in Lyon.
The market returns to the futuristic Confluence district to celebrate 90s fashion.
Two improvisers play scene after scene, each one inspired by lights, music, sounds, suggestions taken from the audience, or virtually anything.
The “Les Lumineuses” association is organizing its first festival promoting women’s efforts and dynamics in the city of Lyon and beyond, “Lyon gagne avec ses femmes”.
Learn about Hermès products from the masters themselves.
Incidents are predicted in the city center.
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.
The Silk in Lyon Festival is being launched from November 15th to 18th.
Pop and geek culture straight from Japan.