Summer holidays are fast approaching!
Here’s the first edition of our summer holidays guide for kids.
Find here activities, classes, workshops and holiday camps!
Up to know we have 55 listings that you can choose from!
World Play Day (Weltspilldag)
Young and old are invited to discover a variety of games, musical instruments and fairy tales!
Where: place Guillame II, Luxembourg City
When: 1 June: 10:00-18:00h
Unicorner First Anniversary Party
Unicorner will soon blow its first candle and that calls for a fiesta! We decided to throw our very own crazy unicorn party on June 2nd to celebrate this first anniversary.There will be plenty of activities for young and old:
– 10:00 – 12:00: Balloon animation and magic tricks by balloon artist Jooe style
– 14:00 – 18:00: Giant Unicorn Photobooth for the unicorn photo contest and just for fun
Throughout the day:
– (Giant) Bubble station
– Glitter tattoo station
– Make your own storystones
– Giant Jenga game
And lots of yummy sweets from Sweet Dreams by Nikkie Rodriguez, Salty fingerfood from Pickle Tango and to balance it all out healthy cold pressed juices from JPour
Where: Unicorner Concept Store, 35, Rue de Beggen, 1221 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 2 June: 10:00-18:00h
Age: all ages
British Ladies Club Car Boot Sale
Come and buy 2nd hand items – bikes, clothes, bric-a-brac, books, toys, furniture! There will be bargains galore!
Where: Parking Adenauer, Kirchberg, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. Free shuttles from Glacis with Double Decker Bus
When: 2 June: 9:00-16:00h
Family Day in Dudelange
Take part in Dudelange’s Family Day. Kids can participate in the various activities and games like babyfoot, Zumba, geocaching and much more – check out the program on the website for details!
When: 2 June: 10-18h
Age: 4+ year olds
Bib For Kids
Monthly readings with animation for children. Registration for events is required at the reception of the library, but possible until the day before the appointment!
Where: Aalt Stadhaus, 38, avenue Charlotte, L-4530 Differdange
When: 2 June: 11, 14 & 15h30
Age: Kids, parents
25 communes offer various sports activities for young and old!
Where: Check out the website for the various sports or for your preferred location to see what sports your “commune” offers
When: 2 June: 17:00-22:00h
Widdebierglaf (Registration required)
Adult marathon and marathon for kids!
Where: Centre culturel ,rue de l´église, Mensdorf, Luxembourg
When: 2 June: 17:00-19:30h
Age: 6+ years old
Cost: Free – < 15 years; >15 years – 8 EUR
The Ancient Funfair– Cactus, Belle Etoile
La Belle Etoile takes you to discover a funfair of yesteryear!
Where: Shopping Center La Belle Etoile, Route d’Arlon, L-8050 Bertrange
When: until 2 June
Youth Corner workshops (Registration required)
Youth corners workshops for children! Read more details what exactly that is here
Where: Centre National de l’Audiovisuel, 1b rue du Centenaire, L-3475 Dudelange, Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
When: 2 June
Cost: 7 EUR
Age: 6-10 years & 10-14 years
Saturday & Sunday
Love Letters to Luxembourg
It’s time we create some gratitude for this fabulous country! Write (or draw) your own love letter to Luxembourg on any of the CSL postcards scattered throughout the city (Cercle Cité, Neimenster, Colisee Restaurant, Nordic Stella, Fischer bakeries, Philharmonie, Bierger Center, Hotel de Ville, Konrad Cafe to name a few) and leave it in a Love Letters dropbox. We’ll collect all the postcards and cover the walls of the Cercle Cité with your love in a final event on June 29th. You can also share a photo of your postcard on social media (#loveletterslux) to be entered to win a prize for the best love letter to Luxembourg!
AND Don’t forget to take a walking tour among the city centre and check out what 5 local artists feel are things worth loving in Luxembourg. Whether it is a large scale postcard paying homage to strong women of Luxembourg’s history or the dynamic architecture of the city, take a photo of yourself in front of it with #loveletterslux Tag us (on Instagram, Facebookor Twitter); we love seeing all of our readers!
Where: throughout the city: Place d’armes, Place du Théâtre, Pescatore (near the Pfaffentahal lift), Charlie’s Gare- (behind Pirate Ship Park), Neimenster Abbey
When: from now until June 29th
Age: Whole family
My Urban Piano
Street pianos are back and are available for any kid or adult to play and enjoy! 21 pianos for the public to use in various districts. and each piano is decorated by kids!
Where: see the website for the location of the pianos
When: 31 May – 17 June
Ostrich Farm Open Days
Guided tours to see baby and adult ostriches, ostrich goods on sale and ostrich burgers and workshops for kids!
Where: 38 rue des Pres, Contern, L-5316
When: 2 & 3 June: 11:00-19:00h
Concerts for kids at the Philharmonie
Head over with the kids to this musical retell of the famous story!
Where: Philharmonie Luxembourg, 1 Place de l’Europe, 1499 Luxembourg & Musée Dräi Eechelen
When: 2 & 3 June
Age: 5-9 years
Cost: 12/18 EUR
Pinata Workshop ( Booking required, in English, Spanish, French)
Your child will learn how to cut crepe paper to dress their 20 cm piñata and choose their favorite fun fish to decorate it ! Materials and good mood provided! The children will take home their creations.
Where: miyo concept store, 169 route d’Arlon, L-8009 Strassen
When: 2-3 June: 10h30-12h
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: 35 EUR
Luxembourg Art Fair
Luxembourg Art Fairis a contemporary art exhibition, which offers an extensive overview of contemporary art from Luxembourg and its neighboring countries. And for your little ones – there will be Kids’ Corner – a space dedicated to kids with various workshops (check out the program for details)!
Where: LuxExpo, South ENtrance, 10 circuit de la Foire Internationale, L-1347 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
When: 1-3 June
Age: all ages
Cost: Adult price : €10 / Free for kids under 18 years old
Churches’ Open Days
Lots of churches and chapels will open their doors. The goal is to show that churches are worth a visit as they are part of our cultural heritage. Lots of activities, including entertainment for kids , will be available. Check out the website.
Where: see website below for different locations
When: 2-3 June
Portae Temporis at Vianden Castle
Vianden will open the doors to entice visitors to other ages. Visitors will travel from the 12th to the 18th century to discover the Middle Ages, e.g. the feudal age etc., and meet knights, nobles, soldiers, etc! There will be entertainment program with music, martial arts, etc. This will be a fun day for the whole family!
Where: Vianden Castle/Château de Vianden, RUE GAESSEL 1, L-9408 Vianden
When: 2 – 3 June: 10:00-18:00h
Cost: 7 EUR
Roaring Zelda (in Lux)
Theater workshop for older kids!
Where: Rotondes, places de Rotondes, L-2448 Luxembourg-Bonnevoie
When: 2 & 3 June
Age: 13+ years
Grill Fest at the Farm
A big fest at the educational farm! The program includes animal visits, pony rides, theatre fir kids, dance performance – lots of entertainment for young and old!
Where: Ferme Pédagogique A-Schmatten: 40 rue de Canach, 5368, Schuttrange
When: 4 June: 11-23h
The Draft Horse
A day dedicated to the draft (work) horse! You will learn how horsepower can be used. There will also be a number of workshops related to the topic.
Where: Tourist Center „Robbesscheier“, 1 Frummeschgaass, L-9766 Munshausen
When: 3 June: 10:00-18:00h
Cost: 5 EUR per person; Free- kids under 12 years
Are your children more interested in sitting in front of the TV or game console at weekends than doing something with their family? The Familljen Center offers you the opportunity to experience an unforgettable adventure together as a family in the high ropes course in the Adventure-Parc in Heiderscheid.
Where: Adventure-Parc, Fuussekaul, L-9156 Heiderscheid
When: 3 June: 2-6 pm
Age: 6+ years
Cost: 25 EUR per participants
Youth Gaelic Games 2018 (in English, Registration required)
Girls and boys will learn the skills of gaelic games: football, hurling, camogie!
Where: Stade Michel Wagner, rue de Sainth-Vith, L-2673, Weimerskirch, Luxembourg
When: Sundays from April 29 – July 1: 15-16h
Age: 4-14 years (3 age groups)
There are more activities happening this weekend listed in our recurrent weekend activities list -like Arts and Crafts for kids, Baby Sensory classes, Yoga for kids, workshops at Casino, Stories in Cité-Bibliothèque, workshops at MNHA museum , workshops in Mudam , Cinémathèque For Kids (Cinema Paradiso), Il était une fois and much more! Check all of them out here!
Events Outside Luxembourg
– around 44 km from Lux city ( Germany) – Pick Your Own Strawberries (and here – but currently the fields are closed). See much more suggestion for Pick Your Own in City Savvy Luxembourg
– around 45 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Malbrouck, 57480 Manderen, France): Tintin Expo–21 April – 30 Nov
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city ( Trier and surroundings ): Various kids events and theatres and Guided Walk for kids , THE 2018 GREEN CLASSROOM (April – Oct)
– around 51 km from Luxembourg city (Rue Maurice Grevisse 36, 6724 Rulles, Luxembourg, Belgium): La Rulles – Portes ouvertes 2018 – 2-3 June
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids
And you shouldn’t forget about the 501 Things To Do With Kids In And Around Luxembourg Guide — it is the perfect way to plan your weekend or weekly getaway — visit a park, got to a camping site, take a picture perfect stroll down a nature trail (by the way there are 25 of those mentioned in the 501 Things Guide)