THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
December the 8th is THE festival of Lyon, traditionally a religious feast, that became also popular. It lasts now 4 days so as to allow to take full advantage of the entire city transformed into a show of projection of images and lights.
Lighting engineers, designers, videographers, architects, graphic artists, plastic artists, but also companies of street shows offer lighting and in a new, aesthetic and surprising atmosphere. A great opportunity to discover the city, its iconic monuments, its bridges, its hills under different lights, each year ! You will discover the story behind the Festival of Lights and receive tips to enjoy at best the party !
THE SARMENTELLES IN BEAUJEU / BEAUJOLAIS
The sarmentelles is the international meeting point for the release of the Beaujolais Nouveau.
And it is even better to come and celebrate it in its historical source! Beaujeu, the 3rd Wednesday of November. The village, at the heart of this event that is celebrated around the world, organizes a night to live intensely to the glory of a wine symbol of shared friendship.
At the twelfth stroke of midnight, the arrival of the Beaujolais Nouveau, every year, in a surprising staging, illuminates the hearts and palates of thousands of tasters from around the worldwho came for the event.
Every year, the whole world awaits the arrival of the third Thursday of November to enjoy it. Enjoy her bright dress, clear red, currant or cherry. You will savor its very distinctive aromas of flowers and fruits, which delight both nose and palate. Serve chilled at 10 ° C on all occasions and at all times.
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