Main venues

Anciennes usines Fagor-Brandt

Lyon 7e


Nuits Sonores is marking its 15th birthday by unveiling a totally new and unique venue: the disused Fagor-Brandt factory in Lyon’s seventh arrondissement. The site, comprising three stages, numerous social areas and a vast food hall, can welcome up to 14,000 festival-goers at any one time.


On this location stands the R&D washing center of Brandt group.

 Inauguration and main Nights

La Sucrière

Lyon 2e

Back in 2002, Arty Farty was the first organisation to invest in La Sucrière. It has since become one of the strongest symbols of the festival, and the ideal setting for NS Days, the daytime festival.


The Auditorium of Lyon

Lyon 3e

The Auditorium of Lyon, high symbolic place of the city, will welcome for the first time Nuits sonores. In this majestic setting, the French electronic music scene pioneers Air will open the 15 years of the festival.

Les Subsistances

Lyon 1e

Nuits Sonores is returning once again to this exceptional venue, which will host the European Lab Forum, the Carte Blanche programme, the children’s festival Mini Sonore and the closing day of events, Sunday Park.

 Carte blanche, Mini sonore, Sunday Park x Crédit Mutuel and European Lab forum

Le Sucre

Lyon 2e

This magnificent rooftop venue perched at the summit of La Sucrière will play a key role in the NS Days program, hosting one of its stages. At night it will be the venue for special events, particularly those organised in collaboration with the festival’s partners.

 NS Days and special events

Venue to be announced

Nuits Sonores will set up its central reception office, information point and cashless facility in the heart of the city centre. Opening: 3rd May 2017.


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