Leisure activities in Lille metropolis
French Regional capital, with an exceptional cultural vitality, famous for its architectural splendour, Lille was elected « European Capital of Culture » in 2004 and established itself as an absolute must-see cultural destination of France.
The city of Lille lives with the flow of its cultural events, concerts, shows and its student life (more than 100,000 students).
The unmissable cultural events
• “La Braderie de Lille” (Lille’s street market): Each first week-end of September, Lille’s street market welcomes more than one million visitors.
• In 2004, Lille was the European Capital of Culture and pursues its cultural radiance with Lille 3000. Find all programming on their website.
Unmissable places for concerts of current musics in Lille metropolis
Places for shows in Lille Metropolis