Festive Lille

Lille has a great and ancient tradition of celebration. Here, the youngest population of France does not miss an opportunity to have fun! The identity of Lille is also still marked by the ability to organize events, small or large, festive and federal, like the famous Flea Market in September.

Meanwhile the third Edition, entitled “Fantastic” (October 6th 2012 to January 13th 2013), Lille is alive with carnivals and festivals of all kinds. And evening fell, the party goes on in the numerous bars and discos that are the hallmarks of Lille nights…

  • The Opera of Lille
  • The National Orchestre of Lille
  • The Théâtre du Nord
  • The National Choreographic Centre Roubaix Nord-Pas de Calais

  • Some important events:

  • Lille Art Fair: European fair of Contemporary Art (March or April)
  • Trade Fair of Lille (April)
  • The Golden Ladle: International Soup Festival (May 1st)
  • Lille Piano(s) Festival
  • Lille Flea Market: the largest flea market in Europe (September)
  • NAME Festival: electronic music (September or October)
  • Christmas Market: 80 chalets (Place Rihour; November and December)