Legal notices


This site belongs to the City of Lyon
1 place de la Comédie
69205 Lyon Cedex 01, France
Official Website :
Phone number: +33 4 72 10 30 30



Programming: Julien Pavillard, Director of Events and Activities
Administration: Julie Boulanger, Festival of Lights Administrator


Deputy Director of Communication : Armelle Chéhirlian
Webmaster: Jocelyn Blanc
Digital Communication : Géraldine Clément

31 quai Saint-Vincent
69001 Lyon

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This website and its various components are protected by French and international legislation on intellectual property.

The overall structure, as well as texts, photos, images, sound, logos and brands composing this site, are the property of the City of Lyon and its partners. Any total or partial reproduction, electronically or on paper, and any representation of the substantive contents of this site, or of one or more of its components, by any process whatsoever, without the express authorization of the City of Lyon, is prohibited and constitutes counterfeiting, which is punished by intellectual property law according to the provisions below.

Making paper copies of the various items covered by literary or artistic copyrights for private use is authorized according to Article L122-5 of the French Intellectual Property Code


The databases are protected by the July 1998 French law and by French and EU copyright laws. The users undertake to refrain from collecting, acquiring, modifying or using any information to which they gain access.

Any substantial retrieval of the databases of this site is strictly prohibited. Only private copies of the content of the database for the exclusive use of the copier, in the form of print-outs, are authorized.

Photo Credits

© Muriel Chaulet, Frédéric Guignard-Perret, Michel Djaoui, Fabrice Dimier, Paul Bourdrel, Julien Rambaud, Laurent Cerino, Lucien Lung, Gabriel Han, Dragan Lekic
© Jacques Leone (Greater Lyon)
All rights reserved

Hypertext Links

All links to the Festival of Lights website are subject to previous authorization from the webmaster through the contact form.

Information must not be used for personal, professional or associational purposes.
Use for commercial purposes is prohibited.
Use for advertising designed to promote the Lyon Festival of Lights event is authorized.

The City of Lyon cannot be held accountable for websites with an unauthorized link to the Festival of Lights site. 

Links found on these pages may lead users to sites which are not the responsibility of the City of Lyon.


With the purpose of adapting our site to visitor requirements, we measure the number of visitors and number of page views, as well as visitor activity on the site and their return frequency.

The Google Analytics statistics tool used by the City of Lyon generates a cookie with a unique identifier; this cookie may be maintained only for a maximum of 13 months.

When they visit the site, visitors are informed that a cookie may be automatically installed on their browser software. A cookie is an element which enables identifying the visitor; it also records information related to the way the visitor browses on the website. Configuring your browser software enables it to signal the presence of cookies and allows you to refuse them, by following the procedure described at the following address:

Google Analytics is a website analysis service supplied by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use it. Data generated by cookies concerning the way you use the site (including your IP address) will be sent by Google and stored on servers located in the United States. Google will process this information to evaluate the way you use the site, compile reports on site activity for the site publisher, and supply other services related to site activity and Internet use. Google is subject to communicating this data to third parties in case of legal obligation or when third parties process the data on behalf of Google, including in particular the publisher of this site. Google will not overlap your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can deactivate cookie use by choosing the appropriate browser configuration. However, this deactivation could interfere with the use of certain site functions. When you use this website, you agree expressly to the processing of your nominative data by Google under the conditions and for the purposes described above. 

Processing of Personal Data

This website and its newsletter are under Exemption 7 of Deliberation no. 2006-138 dated May 9, 2006, listing the exemptions to a declaration of processing for information or external communication purposes.

Data of a personal nature (newsletter or contact form) are strictly confidential and designed only for qualified individuals who are part of services assigned to ensure the distribution of information related to this website. These data will not be communicated to third parties.

In application of Law no. 78-17 dated January 6, 1978, concerning information technology, files and civil liberties, you have the right to oppose, access and rectify your personal data. These rights apply to: City of Lyon External Communication Department, 1 Place de la Comédie 69205 Lyon Cedex 01, France. Tel.: +33(0)4 72 10 30 30


Please note that the website contents may contain errors and that they may be quickly changed or updated.

If you notice a broken link, an omission or an error, please point it out by sending a message to the webmaster.