Wednesday – 9 May
Europe Day 2018
Sixty-eight years ago, Robert Schuman laid the foundations of the European Union. Let’s celebrate together what has been built since. There will be a European village with several information stands, a photo booth, concerts, dances, animations, a Street Art workshop with Sumo Artwork, balloons and of course a birthday cake!
Where: Place d’Armes, L-1136 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 9 May – 11:00 – 19:00h
Age: all ages
Thursday – 10 May
The sports festival is a fantastic way to get your little ones involved in sports activities. Head over with the kids to have some fun and participate in one of the 40 workshops. See website for more details
Where: Patinoire Kockelscheuer, 42, route de Bettembourg, L-1899 Luxembourg
When: 10 May – 10:00 – 18:00h
Age: all ages
ING Night Marathon – Mini mini marathon (Registration required)
Watch the famous ING Night marathon! Kids races available as well: mini marathon (kids over 10 years old) and mini mini marathon (under 10 years old).
Where: Throughout Luxembourg – see the website for details
When: Start for the mini and the mini mini marathon: 12 May – 7/7:40 pm
Age: under 10 year olds/ over 10 years old
Cost: 10 EUR
Spring fun and children’s dreams (in German, Booking required)
Together, the children will experience exciting and educational games on horseback and on horseback in small groups. Let your kids be surprised! Equestrian experience not required!
Where: Bricher Paerdsstall, 15 am Zeep, BROUCH (MERSCH), 7415 Luxembourg
When: 12 May: 14.00 – 16:30h
Cost: 30 EUR per kid
Kids Yoga (5-9 yrs) & Pre-teen Yoga (10-13 yrs) (Booking required)
Yoga is a great way for kids to increase awareness of themselves, others and the world, while having fun! The kids class is taught in English and French by Anna Svensson. The pre-teen class is taught in English but French translation is possible.
Where: 2, Circuit de la Foire Internationale, Luxembourg-Kirchberg
When: Kids Yoga: Saturday– 14:30-15:30; Pree-teen: Saturday – 16-17h;
Age: Kids : 5-9yrs; Pre-teen: 10-13yrs
“A Possen” Workshop for Kids
Where: Musée “A Possen”, 2 Keeseschgässel, L-5405 Bech-Kleinmacher
When: 12 May: 14-17h
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: 20 EUR
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: 12 May
Cost: 7 EUR
Age: 6-10 years & 10-14 years
Fest at Gaalgebierg -Déierepark
There will be lots of activities for kids! Check out the website for details!
Where: Beim Geméisgaart, Gaalgebierg, Esch-sur-Alzette
When: 12 May: 10-18h
Click on the picture to go to the May School Holidays offers!
Saturday & Sunday
International Contest of Caricature and Cartoon at Vianden Castle (Booking required)
The entries into the contest and the winner will be exhibited in Vianden Castle. The theme of the contest is ““Head in the Stars”.
Where: Vianden Castle, the Hall of the Knights of the Castle of Vianden
When: 5-27 May: 10:00-18:00h
Cost: Castle Entry fee
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: 12&13 May
Age: 4-9 years
Cost: 12/18 EUR
Heringer Millefest Mullerthal
Millfest with lots of activities for kids – duck race, treasure hunt, bouncy castle, guided walking tours and much more!
Where: “Heringer Millen”, 1, rue des moulins, L-6245 Müllerthal
When: 13 May: 11:00-18:00h
Meefest in Moutfort
Mayfest with activities for kids – bouncy castle, playground, workshops. There will be also fresh juice stand, pulled pork and Italian and Chinese specialties!
Where: Centre Culturel Moutfort, rue de Medingen, Mourfort, 5334, Luxembourg
When: 13 May: 11h30
The route Clervaux – Weiswampach will be reserved for the exclusive use of cyclists, wheelchair users, inline skaters, pedestrians and runners. The 11km long route will take you through a picturesque valley of Clervaux, past Maulusmühle, Kléimühle, Rossmühle and Holler mill to Weiswampach. Without large slopes you can enjoy with your family the beautiful scenery! Every child (up to the age of 12) can participate in the competition for children. The aim is to gather the different letters on the track and then to compose a word out of them. This word has to be filled in in the competition entry form. The correctly completed forms will participate in a raffle.
When: 13 May: 10-18h
Who sings at the Schlammwiss? (Registration required)
Bird songs and other surprises. Please bring boots and appropriate clothing. Special guided tour for children and their parents. Bring binoculars if possible. Dogs are not allowed!
Where: Parking du terrain de football, rue de Beyren, Munsbach
When: 13 May: 9h
National Song Day
Head over to the castle to discover the musical heritage of Luxembourg!
Where: Beaufort Castle, 24 rue du Château, Beaufort, L-6310
When: 13 May: 10h30 -18h
No History without Stories MHVL (Booking required, in De/Lux)
History and stories ….kids and their parent will go on a visit full of surprises! The tour starts at the very heart of the foundation rock of the City of Luxembourg. Who wants to see with his eyes the throne of the Grand Duke or the old parchment by which everything began?
Where: MHVL (Luxembourg City History Museum), 14 Rue Du St. Esprit, L-1475 Luxembourg
When: 13 May: 15h00
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: Free for kids; adults – museum ticket price
Puppet theater: the Gruffalo (in English, Registration required)
Come and see the puppet theater version of the Grufallo !
Where: Centre De Loisir Norbert Melcher Steinsel, 62, Rue de L’Alzette L-7305 Steinsel, Steinsel
When: 13 May at 15:00–16:30
Age: all ages
Cost: 10/8 EUR
Puppet Theatre (in German, Booking required)
Where: Poppespënnchen, Place de Saintignon, L-4698 Lasauvage
When: 13 May: 15h30
Age: 3+ years
Cost: 5 EUR – kids; 7 EUR – adults
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 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), International Museum Day – 13 May
– 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)