Lyon, France is a delight any time of year, but during the autumn you can expect some very pleasant breezy weather. Pack a light jacket and some comfortable walking shoes so you can get out to the city's attractions. Reserve a car hire in Lyon to explore everything autumn in Lyon brings.
Visit Lyon between September and December on an even year and you will be treated to traditional dancing, visit on an odd year and you can enjoy a festival of contemporary art. The dancing biennal opens with a street parade through the neighborhoods, making for a colorful and amusing event.
Visit the city in the fall and you might be able to catch some good matches, as Lyon has some very excellent sports teams. If you are into football (soccer) check out the Olympique Lyonnals. They have been national champions from 2002 through 2008! Their ladies team also dominates the field for championship games. Also interesting for sports fans is Rugby. Lyon's Lou Rugby team plays in the second division. Book a car hire in Lyon so you can get around to any matches during your stay.
The new theater season in Lyon begins in the fall. Lyon has a number of theaters ranging from tiny cafés-theatres to big municipal institutions. Popular shows in Lyon offer everything from comedy to classical drama to avant-garde productions.