WWE today announced that WWE Backlash 2024 will be the first-ever WWE Premium Live Event to be held in France. The event will take place from the LDLC Arena in Lyon-Decines on Saturday, May 4, 2024.
Furthermore, on Friday, May 3, 2024, SmackDown will also originate from the LDLC Arena, marking the first time SmackDown will broadcast from France. The LDLC Arena has a capacity of 16,000 for concerts and 12,000 for sporting events.
The announcement follows a year of other international live events, including Elimination Chamber from Montreal, Backlash from Puerto Rico, and Night of Champions from Jeddah.