The Matmut Stadium Lyon Gerland can host all types of events - from 50 to more than 2,000 people - for conventions, seminars, product launches, trade fairs, dinners, cocktails, team-building sessions, etc.

The stadium is home to the Lou Rugby club (Top 14) and provides a wide range of modular spaces for organising tailor-made events. It offers more than 5,000m² of event spaces and lounges with terraces looking over the pitch.

Designed by the architect Tony Garnier and listed as a historic monument, this fantastic venue was recently renovated from top to bottom and the spaces redesigned, with the addition of modular structures (notably, the implid Village offering 1,500 m² of event space - free of supporting pillars - on one level).

The venue provides many services to facilitate the organisation of high-quality events (free parking, 4G Wi-Fi, technical production rooms, state-of-the-art equipment, etc.)

The venue also offers sports activities and other original services (introduction to rugby, special tour, participation of LOU rugby players in events, and famous HAKA)



-    Exhibition spaces: 1,500 sqm
-    Meeting rooms: 25, from 50 to 2,000 people

Types of events hosted

Conventions, meetings, seminars, gala dinners, trade fairs, team-building events, etc.

Event layout

-    Conventions: up to 1,200 people
-    Meetings, seminars: up to 250 people
-    Gala dinners: up to 1,200 people
-    Cocktail buffets: up to 2,000 people

The advantages

A legendary sports stadium located in the centre of Lyon, a 500 sqm covered terrace, a brasserie restaurant.

Address and contact details

353 avenue Jean Jaurès, 
69007 Lyon, France
+33 (0)4 72 22 30 10