There’s excitement this weekend in Nantes! Frankly, between reopening of the island’s machinesTHE Chinese New YearTHE carnival of RioTHE 6 Nations tournament (we believe it), evenings do you want some here, the preparation of the Valentine’s Dayoutings theater and stand-up very nice, Nantes takes on a very cosmopolitan feel! We have summarized the best activities to do this weekend, it’s a gift!
What to do this weekend in Nantes: the program from Thursday February 8 to Sunday February 11
What to do in Nantes this weekend? A clever mix of culture, fiestas, celebrations: it almost feels like summer (ok… don’t exaggerate either).. Ps: we also remind you that there is always a call for volunteers to donate poo to science!
The whole weekendFriday, Saturday and Sunday
Augmented reality exhibition: COLORINDO
OrQuai Hoche Nantes
SchedulesFrom 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The White Night of Researchers
Nantes University and Stereolux invite you for an evening that awaits you upside down ! An event at the crossroads of art and research to experience between the Stereolux and Hall 6 West… Conferences, workshops, shows, exhibitions, science dating, DJ Set, a whole program to allow you to discover what science has in store for you. And theset totally free!!
Whenthe day before yesterday
SchedulesFrom 6:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Do Brazil! The Rio Carnival at Décadanse…
February 9, 2024 is the start of the famous Rio Carnival… for the occasion, Décadanse has decided to organize a whole week in Auriverde colors! Brazilian StreetFood, Masquerade Ball, Latino Concert, Brazilian Ball… the temperature will rise a notch from February 7 to 10, 2024 We are even whispered that a drink will be offered to everyone in disguise 😉 It’s up to you!
Whenthe day before yesterday
SchedulesFrom 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Find your Valentine’s Day gifts
Yes, we are just a few days away from Valentine’s Day. For singles, check out our calendar, we found some cool evenings without Valentine’s Day. For others who want to mark the occasion, we have found 6 cool ideas for you, which are off the beaten track… It’s up to you to play this weekend!
Whenthe day before yesterday
Masquerade Ball Evening @Décadanse
A week dedicated to Brazil, to the Rio Carnival?? Si Si, it’s happening at Décadanse from February 7 to 10! To pay homage to the Brazilian festivities, a superb Masked Ball organized on Friday February 9. On the program, DJ Set, distribution of masks and confetti to everyone present! As for the rest of the carnival, Décadanse awaits you in large numbers and in disguise ohé ohé 😉
SchedulesFrom 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Aurel and Ana’s Blindtest at Painbar
Aurel and Ana have concocted a blindtest Valentine’s Day special at Painbar to remind you of the most beautiful love songs of yesterday and today, but also films, series, clips. The opportunity to spend a great evening in good company. A free evening, but for those with a sweet tooth, drinks and food will be chargeable. Don’t wait until the evening is over reservation !
SchedulesFrom 8:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday
Large buy-back of unused clothes
On February 9 and 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., resell the clothes you no longer use in Beaulieu. In exchange ? A gift card, credited with the amount equivalent to the value of your items. Enough to free up space in your wardrobe while boosting your purchasing power! Quite nice?
OrBeaulieu Shopping Center
SchedulesFrom 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Rio Carnival @Magmaa
In Brazil, the start of the festivities is marked by the opening Rio Carnival on February 9. Since Rio-Nantes takes place on a weekend, it’s a bit tight, Magmaa has decided to invite Carnival to their home! Creative market and Brazilian grocery store, Brazilian Streetfood, traditional dance demonstration, concert Na Beira do BarMakeup, evening promises to be hot!
OrMagmaa Food Hall
SchedulesFrom 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Six Nations Tournament: Scotland vs France
Looking for a supercharged atmosphere to experience France’s next match in the 6 Nations tournament? We found several cool bars in Nantes that are broadcasting the event. Completely friendly atmosphere guaranteed, in the hope this time of transforming the try! Go blues!
OrIn the office
SchedulesFrom 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Roller Disco (Valentine’s Day Special)
For Valentine’s Day, the croissant gymnasium welcomes you for a original and festive eveningA a return to the past for some and a first experience for others. Bracelets will be distributed to you with a precise color code for couples, singles, complicated people and crushes. Rsee you on the track this Saturday;)
Orcrescent sports complex
SchedulesFrom 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
RatePaid / 2 to 7€
Concert KILL AN IDOL + THE PARACHUTE
Rockers and fans of Hardcore Punk and Garage / Indie rock, we have the perfect plan for your Saturday evening! Meet at the Bar “La Duchesse” for a eventful evening with two groups on stage: “The Parachute” (rock) and “Kill An Idol” (hardcore punk). 2 hours of concert: get ready to headbang!!!
SchedulesFrom 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
DJsets: carte blanche at 44 RPM
Trempo hands over the reins of the evening of February 10 to the 44 Tours bar, inviting three artists to ignite the stage from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. R’n’b, trap, amapiano, dancehall, shatta, Baile funk…: a heterogeneous, danceable musical selection, in a Trempo transformed into a 44T club. An incredible night ahead, and the icing on the cake? Free entry ! Come early, it will be crowded.
SchedulesFrom 8:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
The return of LA PARADISE to the Warehouse!
It’s the return of the legendary Paradise evening in Nantes at the Warehouse! Things are happening this Saturday, February 10, 2024 and as usual the atmosphere promises to be incredible… For the occasion, the new scenography will highlight a colorful dancefloor, in a futuristic and spatial universe! A unique experience with a multiplication of effects to find yourself in a parallel world, a white-hot dance floor! We will swing, on the “Main FLOOR” in an evolutionary manner, between Indie Dance, House, Electro, Tech House and Progressive with the sole goal; travel and transcend yourself!
SchedulesFrom 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
RatePaid / 15€
Top of the weekend
Last weekend: Suzanne Valadon at the Nantes Museum of Arts
The Nantes Museum of Arts presents, from October 27, 2023 to February 11, 2024, a retrospective devoted to Suzanne Valadon (1865-1938). Initiated by the Center Pompidou-Metz then taken up and adapted by the Nantes Museum of Arts, the exhibition aims to restore to this painter, designer and engraver, an emblematic figure of Montmartre bohemia, the place that her peers recognized for her. in his lifetime.
OrNantes Museum of Arts
Whenthe day before yesterday
SchedulesFrom 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
RatePaid / From 4€
Reopening of the Island Machines
THE island machines reopen their doors this Saturday, February 10 at 2 p.m. Climb on the Great Elephant or admire it from below, venture into the Gallery of Machines, offer a souvenir at the Bookstore-Boutique or a delight at the Café de la Branche! And enter the Carousel of Marine Worlds, the creatures it shelters are waiting for you… Reservations are made online, don’t wait for others to take your place;)
OrThe Island Machines
SchedulesFrom 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
RatePaid / €7.50 to €9.50
Photography Days in Nantes
In order to reflect on the place of photography and photographers in our society, the Claude Cahun Center is organizing the Photography Days for the third consecutive year. From February 6 to 10, find a vast program of events (workshop, festival, exhibitions, etc.) in different spaces in the city (media library, school of fine arts, etc.)
OrNantes School of Fine Arts
WhenFebruary 6, 2024
SchedulesFrom 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Brunch & garage sale @LoveCraft
Eating and bargain hunting, this is a good Sunday program just the way we like it! A French-English brunch as well as a garage sale where to find little wonders. Cherry on the cake: come by bike to keep your favorite two wheels safe by Bric-a-Bike.
SchedulesFrom 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Drag Family Brunch
This Sunday, February 11, dive into the DragBrunch extravaganza with the divine Sylvia Lovelace, Shigella Ivy and Faye Men from Divine and the Queens! Two unique sessions await you with a self-service buffet, live shows and a crazy blindtest. Hot, cold, sweet, salty… In short, a feast for all tastes (reservation required).
SchedulesFrom 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
RatePaid / 28€
Empty Workshops at the Maison du Champ de Mars
La Maison Champ de Mars invited several creators ofAbricadabroc to carry out a thorough cleaning in their workshops. The results of this sort include of the end of series or old collections, creations with small defects and prototypes. Or on the equipment side, various raw materials and small equipment. The opportunity to explore…