Free time: what to do in Lyon this weekend? (January 21 and 22)

In the absence of ideas exits for this the weekend of January 21 and 22 in Lyon ? All Lyon offers you five tips to frighten, amaze, please, remember or move your body.

Scare yourself with Reading Nights…

of Reading nightorganized for the second year in a row by the National Book Center in partnership with the Ministry of Culture, takes place from January 19 to 22, 2023 over four evenings, culminating on Saturday 21 January. They are available this year the subject of fear.

Libraries, media libraries and bookstores near you offer this evening entertainment in 25 municipalities of the Metropolis of Lyon.

On the program: literary investigation, literary aperitif, readings, blind test, meetings, murder party, virtual reality, escape games, dedications…

Expo: when aerial photography becomes art

These are not paintings, but many photography that we discover in Valérie Eymeric Gallery in Lyon on the occasion of new exhibition dedicated to the photographer Jérémie Lenoir.

After a scientific training, Jérémie Lenoir devoted himself to photography and he has worked the constant mutation of contemporary landscapes.

Jérémie Lenoir works from aerial views of landscapes. The shapes are made by machine while the colors are obtained by adding algae, microorganisms or evaporation additives. To find out.

Practical information: until February 11, 2023,

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Head south to the Ampuis Wine Market

A few kilometers south of the metropolis of Lyon, the village ofampuis is famous for its traditional the wine market. Over the years, it has become an undisputed annual meeting and symbol of Côte-Rôtie, Ampuis Wine Market attracts more than 15,000 curious, amateur or connoisseur visitors every year.

To welcome them, 67 winegrowers present 250 wines over four days of tastings, sales and discoveries. AOC Côte-Rôtie and Condrieu are honored alongside the appellations of the northern Rhône: Saint-Joseph, Cornas, Hermitage, Saint-Peray and Crozes-Hermitage.

Useful information: From Friday 20 to Monday 23 January 2023 from 9am to 7pm. Ampuis multi-purpose hall. Price for adults: 10 euros (tasting glass with “Côte Rôtie” engraving provided). More information on
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A garage sale to discover the Cité des Halles, a third cultural site

In the north of the Gerland district, of The city of Les Halles is presented as a the third cultural place, part of life and the city in transition. Why not take advantage of back to school garage sale to discover this atypical place of life Sunday, January 23 ? Stands where you can find great finds, something to eat, a children’s play area…

Practical information: Garage sale in the Cité des Halles. From 11 am to 7 pm. 124 avenue Jean-Jaures, Lyon 7.

© Cheyenne Gabrelle / photo illustration

Evening Fatal Rhythm in Sucre to finish the weekend

The partiesSociety S. returns to 2023 in Sucre on Sunday evening. On Sunday January 22nd, the label Ritmo Fatale opens the year. A label run by talented Toulouse DJ and producer Kendal.

“In the spotlight, Italo, synth and EBM sounds are championed by the team, obviously with its thinking head, accompanied by the quirky Norwegian Skatebård and the French Cate Hortl, who is one of the latest talents discovered by Ritmo Fatale.”, summarize the organizers of the evening. Everything to end the weekend with a big smile.

Practical information:S. social evening in Sucre with the collective Ritmo Fatale. 50 called Rambaud. Lyons 2. 6pm to midnight. Price: 14 euros (booking recommended), free before 19:00 subject to availability.

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