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The Party: Festival of Lights

Hosted by the Consul of the Madrid The Mix and Mingle Group
Dining & Nightlife
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 08 Dec 20:30 - Sat 09 Dec 03:00

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Hi friends,

I am glad to invite you to a special party: THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS!! 
Next 8th December, the French Community is celebrating the Festival of the Lights of Lyon to live the magical and itinerant night, a beautiful way to give way to the celebrations of the end of the year.

For this reason, they will give tribute in Madrid to this Festival, and invite us to the BIG PARTY OF LIGHTS or Fête des Lumières in Madrid, where will enjoy a LIGHT SHOW to celebrate this great event.

This spectacular Festival of Lights is an heritage of Lyon, France. It consists of several days of ILLUMINATED LIGHT PARTIES, rooted in the religious and profane tradition of the ancient capital of La Galial. Since Protected content , at nightfall, Lyon is illuminated on the day of the Feast of the Immaculate. According to custom, its inhabitants decorate their windows with multicolored crystals and illuminated with a candle. It´s a mix of tradition and modernity. ( Protected content )

The Festival of Lights is concentrated in the center, in the old town of Lyon and in the old theater of Fourvière. Through Illuminations, luminous objects, monumental projections and immersive projects. Its monuments, parks and rivers in scenographies that use both light and video, sound creations and live arts.
For 4 days, Lyon is transformed into an open-air theater:multimedia artists give life to monuments and sculptures with laser. Multiple stories are told accompanied by music. A theme for each day Dozens of "bright" animations are offered free to the public for 4 days on the streets of Lyon.

For this especial Event, we will meet in HOTEL PUERTA DE AMERICA, 13rd floor, the renovated terrace with the most spectacular views of Madrid.

We will enjoy a special Light show and the best french and international DJ SESSION by LYON DJ. And a special "French Live Music Session".
For this event, we will meet in Huerta de America.

.The ticket entrance is 5 euros (includes 1 french wine/ 1 beer/ 1 soft drink).There will be an special area reserved for Internations members and free welcome appetizers.