Lyon offers you the best for your event.

Discover all of the assets of the destination, its major event venues, hotels, transport network and latest news.

Its Roman architecture (including UNESCO-listed heritage going back 2,000 years) rubs shoulders with bold contemporary creations.

Lyon’s layout,  at the heart of 2 waterways and two hills, makes it an unusual city, where you can travel to the new Confluence district from the Medieval and Renaissance Vieux-Lyon (Old Lyon) district by boat.

Lyon has the largest sustainable business and housing sector in France.

Its gastronomic reputation goes hand in hand with the art of hospitality so greatly appreciated by visitors and event organisers. 
Discover a wide range of cuisines, from Lyon’s traditional bouchons to the gourmet delights of award-winning restaurants.

Lyon offers more than 20 museums on sites that testify to Lyon’s architectural diversity over the centuries, as well as a rich and varied cultural program.

Experience for yourself the charm of Lyon and its diversity.

Lyon Convention
and Exhibition Bureau

Our team is at your service. We bring you our knowledge of all that Lyon has to offer, our advice and our help, free of charge, to make sure your event here is a success. 

The destination

Lyon, the destination for your next event?

The assets of Lyon

Are you organising an event? Lyon combines accessibility, innovation, heritage and fantastic food.


Lyon currently has 19,140 rooms (in 2022) and 21 hotel and aparthotel chains are represented in the city.

The main sites

The City of Lyon has multiple event locations, with different capacities and styles, but for large-scale events, here's what we recommend. 

Organising a sustainable event

This implies, above all, meeting today’s expectations and challenges


Communication tools, photos, publications, presse kit...

Lyon City Card
Culture and leisure pass

Lyon City Card

The essential pass to cultural activities in Lyon: museums, guided tours, boat cruises and more!.

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