Going out in the capital of French Flanders or just want to discover Lille's culture? We have a selection of events not to be missed in Lille! On Culturius, you will also find tips to experience the Ch'ti conviviality.
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For bons vivants, whatever your desires are, the Lillois is a music lover and the artistic performances are eclectic, so the program of shows is rich throughout the year. From the Théâtre Sébastopol to the Zenith Arena, you have a warm atmosphere specific to Ch'tis. For example, the French singer Patrick Fiori and the French rapper Ninho have trod these mythical stages for crazy concerts. You can have fun alone, with friends, as a couple or with your family in Lille for its variety of cultural events: Palais des Beaux-Arts of Lille, théâtre la Comédie de Lille, Hospice Comtesse Museum... The northern city of Lille is a cultural city and lille3000 is the proof with several cultural activities (like shows, exhibitions) during several months.
Benefiting from the visibility of LOSC (the Lille football club), the capital of French Flanders also offers a dynamic tourism because you can come at any time of the year and you will always have an idea for a cultural outing; there is something to suit all tastes. Are you an early riser to enjoy the cultural heritage of the Lille Metropolis or a party-animal? This is the place to be for a very serene daytime getaway and an eventful evening out. And, who said that the Ch'tis don't know how to party? The nightlife is very lively, which makes this metropolis one of the French cities with the most bars. Each bar makes you travel because diversity is valued and represented in the festive areas like Vieux Lille and Wazemmes: a Soviet atmosphere at Kremlin, another African one at Le Farafina, a more geeky one at the Dernier bar avant la fin du monde, etc.
At the gates of major European capitals, Lille is a beautiful continental representation of the cultural sector and deserves to be visited when you are planning a trip to Paris, London and Brussels.The northern city of Lille is a good plan for a cheap weekend, you can get there very easily because the metropolis is well served by buses, trains and air flights. With Culturius, you will be dived into the cultural offer of the Hauts-de-France, such as the Perno Festival, the Wazemmes l'Accordéon festival, the Lille International Short Film Festival, Lille Art Up... Take a few days of rest to disconnect from your reality and take advantage of these major cultural events to discover international artists (including national ones).