What do I see ? A thermometer showing 20°C, a cloudless sky and people fighting for a place on the terrace… But, come on, wouldn’t it float like summer air in the streets of Lyon? And what about all these events, each cooler than the other, spotted by our bargain radar?
Ah… Needless to say, we’re going to be very well in the next few days.
Here is our selection of events not to be missed in Lyon this weekend!
Friday, March 25, 2022
7:00 p.m. > Lyon 3 > Blind Test
What better way to attack the weekend than a little aperitif game where you have to recognize the songs broadcast (yes, I’m explaining the principle of the blind test)? So go to the House of Rancy which, as part of the Les Chants de Mars festival, is organizing a blind test. May the best team win! It’s from 7 p.m. and it’s FREE.
7:30 p.m. > Lyon 7 > Just Dance aperitif
If you don’t like blind tests, maybe you’ll enjoy wiggling around on hits while trying to reproduce a choreography (yes, I’m explaining the principle of Just Dance to you)? So go to Puzzle Inthe retrogaming bar in Lyon, for an evening just dance furious. It is from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and the entrance is FREE.
8:00 p.m. > Lyon 1 > Concert
Noise and Gin-to, this is the enticing program that awaits you at the groom which summons 2 very sympatoches rock bands to cleanse your ears. You will not remain unmoved in front of the rock garage of the Montpellier residents of The Lullies. They will be preceded by the equally pissed off group Thee Gunlocks. It’s at 8 p.m. and it costs 8€.
00h00 > Lyon 2 > Big party
We end the evening at Bellona where the team Cultural Lyon sets up its soundsystem for an All Night Long evening rich in house, disco and italo. It’s from midnight to 5:30, it’s FREE on reservation before 1h, 5€ otherwise.
Saturday March 26, 2022
10:00 a.m. > Lyon 2 > Book fair
A very nice event is taking place at Stock Exchange Palacethis week-end : Magnificent Booke, the very first fair for independent publishers in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. Forty publishing houses will be present as well as a hundred authors. What to unearth a super thriller, a brilliant novel or a future cult comic strip. It’s from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (and it’s also Sunday) and it’s FREE.
10:00 a.m. > Lyon 1 > Plants and accessories
The House Cutting do this big flea market. On site, you will find dried flowers, accessories (vases, soliflores, etc.) and decorative objects. All at a super nice price. It’s from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the entrance is FREE.
11:00 a.m. > Lyon 6 > Exhibition and dance
What’Sup, it is the student creation festival organized by the National Superior Conservatory of Music and Dance (CNSMD for friends). He takes up residence this Saturday at Museum of Contemporary Art of Lyon. This is an opportunity to discover the new exhibitions of the museum while enjoying the performances offered by the students. There is a session from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and another from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and everything is included in the price of admission to the museum (6€ at full price).
11:00 a.m. >Lyon 2 > Large dressing room
The agency The Girls of Lyon organize this Saturday special large size dressing room. You will find plenty of second-hand clothes there from size 42. It’s from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 3 place Bellecour and the entrance is FREE.
11:00 a.m. > Lyon 1 > Empty wardrobe
Like every month, the Scruffy do their empty-wardrobe. You will be able to unearth clothing and accessories from Lyonnais designers or committed national brands and also pieces bought with love. It’s from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (and it’s also Sunday) and it’s FREE.
11:00 a.m. > Lyon 7 > Birthday
The FunkyFabrik, the essential designer workshop in the 7th arrondissement of Lyon is celebrating its 8th anniversary. On this occasion, the team invites you to a little party with demonstrations and introductions to sewing, embroidery, engraving and illustration. A birthday cake and a street gardening workshop are also planned. It’s from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and it’s FREE.
2 p.m. > Lyon 1 > Tattoos and clothes
Do you like tattoos? Do you like second-hand clothes? So direction Collision for the event Flashtatoo & Vide-Dressing. On site, 4 tattoo artists will be present with a nice selection of flashes as well as an empty dressing room. It’s from 2pm to 11pm (and it’s also Sunday) and the entrance is FREE.
4 p.m. > Lyon 7 > vegetable pop-up
Plant-based alarm clocks, dried flowers, plant illustrations, pop-up nature books, terrariums… That’s the kind of cool stuff you’ll find at vegetable pop-up organized by exib. It’s from 4pm to 8pm (and it’s also Sunday) and the entrance is FREE.
5:00 p.m. > Lyon 2 > English evening
the Cruiser offers you to switch to English time with its evening Break in the UK. Sounds from across the Channel (Garage, 2step, break, dnb, jungle, footwork…) are on the program with a nice line up of DJs: SNKLS, Don’t Sweat, 252 Global System, Red and kdo. It’s from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. and it costs €5 (+€1 membership instead).
8:30 p.m. > Lyon 1 > Concert
A great musical discovery Trokson with the concert of Scuffles. The duo manages the big gap between garage rock and techno and it’s very very stylish! In short, go listen to what they do, I’m sure it will make you want to go see them live. It’s at 8:30 p.m. and in addition it’s FREE !
00h00 > Lyon 7 > Big party
Are there any K-Pop fans among you? Don’t be ashamed, at CityCrunch we sometimes put Blackpink in the office! Saturday is the KPop Night at Ninkasi Gerland. All night long, you can move to the sounds of K-Pop, K-Hiphop & K-Edm rocked by the trio of DJs present. It’s from midnight to 5:45 am and it costs 21€.
Good plan: your all-inclusive evening at the Casino le Lyon Vert for only €19
Live the magical experience of an evening at the Casino thanks to the offer of the Lyon Vert Casino. On the program: a cup of Champagne when you arrive, a initiation with a croupier in traditional games (roulette, Black Jack), a dinner at the brasserie du Casino (dish of the day + dessert) and €5 game credit to try your luck on the slot machines. Pretty cool, right?
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Sunday March 27, 2022
12:00 > Lyon 7 > Sale of vinyls, plants and clothes
This Sunday, the Commune summons the holy trinity of cool: vinyls, plants and frips for a VPF afternoon where you can do some shopping. The food court stalls will of course be open to sustain you and dr lloyd will be on the decks to put a good layer of chill to it all. It’s from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and it’s FREE.
2 p.m. > around Lyons > Stroll
The weather makes you want to get out of Lyon. How we understand you! In case you are looking for ideas for walks, we have listed the 5 most beautiful walks around Lyon.
See the article
3:00 p.m. > Lyon 2 > Roof top
Youhoo! the Mob Hotel launches the rooftop season with its premiere rooftop party of the year. On the turntables: Syelle and Shango for an afro beet set. It’s from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and it’s FREE.
5:00 p.m. >Lyon 1 > Dancefloor hairstyle
The Dominical returns to the House M. The principle ? Three DJs set the mood on the dancefloor where a mini hairdressing salon sits enthroned where you can get a nice mullet haircut. If this is not the class, that! It happens from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and the entrance is FREE.
5:00 p.m. > Lyon 7 > Second-hand aperitif
This Sunday, Susanna sets up its ephemeral thrift store at Livestation DIY. The opportunity to unearth beautiful pieces and down a few beers. It’s from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and it’s FREE.