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Roman Festival in Lugdunum – October 9

Hi, I’m Cyril.

To accompany the opening of its next exhibition “SPECTACULAR! Entertainment among the Romans”, Lugdunum – Museum and Roman theaters presents the 2nd edition of the ROMAN FESTIVAL.

To attend, please RSVP on Eventbrite.

Event description :

Emperor Hadrian visits the provinces of his Empire and for the occasion, Lugdunum, the capital of Gaul, organizes a festive weekend punctuated by numerous shows! A real journey back in time to experience shows like the Romans!


  • Gladiator training
  • Cavalry jousting
  • Theater and music
  • Meeting with the Emperor and the Imperial Guard
  • Workshops
  • A look back at the previous edition of the Roman Festival

Additional information:

  • Free admission (subject to availability)
  • Funicular F1 stop Minimes – Roman Theaters
  • Food trucks on site
  • The times of the performances will be communicated on site at a later date.

For more information:

Event cost: Free – Open to the public and family-friendly
Language: French
When: Sunday, October 9, 2:00 p.m.
Where: rue de l’Antiquaille 69005 LYON (Meet by the event entrance. Contact me upon arrival to meet up.)
Event Organizer: Cyril Sabra