Our suggestions for this weekend for great family events and activities to do with kids
>> Don’t forget also that you can find the perfect pumpkin for your family’s Jack-o-lantern with our pumpkin picking suggestions, best fall festivals and corn mazes near Luxembourg.
KindyROO Luxembourg (in English, Registration required)
KindyROO aims to enrich the learning potential and health of children, by providing a fun and educational environment in which parent and child can bond and learn together. Come along to KindyROO Luxembourg to try the acclaimed classes and understand how we can help your child to maximize their learning potential! See website below for further details!
Where: 5 av. Marie–Thérèse L-2132 Luxembourg
When: Fridays (visit the website to see the schedule and to sign up)
Age: 6 weeks – 2 years
Family Play Day (Spill Mat)
Young and old are invited to discover a variety of games, musical instruments and concerts!
Where: Cercle Cité (2 rue Genistre, L-1623 Luxembourg, Luxembourg) and Place d’Armes, Luxembourg City
When: 13 October: 10:30-18:00h
Night Of the Museums (Booking required)
The museums will open their doors and entertain visitors with a rich and multidisciplinary programme of dance and music performances, live acts etc. There will be special kids’ workshops (check each museum’s program ) in several museums.
Where: Museums (Museumsmile) in Luxembourg City
When: 13 October: 18:00-01:00h
Age: 3+ years
Cost: adults – 12/15 EUR; 16-26 years – 5/7 EUR; free – kids under 16
Rock For Kids – Family Music Workshop (Booking required)
How does a rock band work? What does each instrument do? What is a song made of? Starting with rock music’s ancestor, blues, this fun workshop will make children, youngsters and their parents discover the essentials of the music that has given birth to rock ‘n’ roll.
Where: M&R Rockhal, 5, avenue du Rock’n’Roll, L-4361 Esch/Alzette
When: 13 Oct: 11-13h
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: 15 EUR
‘Apple” workshops for kids
Kids will cook and discover everything about apples (6-12 yrs).
Where: Vizerei Eppelpress, rue Gäich, L- 9365 Eppeldorf
When: 13 Oct
Age: 6-12 yrs
Cost: 10 EUR
«Pastorale» (Booking required)
Head over with the kids to listen to the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg perfoming Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphonie N° 6 «Pastorale».
Where: Philharmonie Luxembourg, 1 Place de l’Europe, 1499 Luxembourg
When: 13 Oct
Age: 6-106 years
Cost: see website
Baby Sensory (in English, Booking required)
Come join a themed class with Baby Sensory! The various baby activities aim to build up a vocabulary of sensory experiences, to enhance physical contact between you and your baby and to promote the development of speech through the use of sign language, music, song and puppets.
Where: Sunflower Montessori, 72 route de Remich, L-5330 Moutfort
When: Saturdays: 10h-11h
Age: Class for 0-6 months runs 10.00-11.00 am.
Cost: Check on website
Saturday & Sunday
National Housing Week – Home and Living Expo
This fair is dedicated to Housing and everything that goes with it! The main focus is on the building field, renovation, furniture and decoration. And for kids there will be the ‘KidsCity playground’ where kids can participate in a number of workshops (14.10 : 11a.m. – 7p.m.; 15.10/21.10 & 22.10 : 1p.m.-7p.m.) !
Where: LUXEXPO , Circuit de la Foire Internationale L-2088 Luxembourg
When: 13-21 Oct
Cost: 5 EUR; Free – kids under 18 (check out the website for free tickets)
Quetschefest/ Plum Festival
Traditional food event with an array of plum products!
Where: Op der Bleech, L-7610, Larochette
When: 13 & 14 October
A Week Dedicated to Stories
During that week young and old can discover and enjoy the world of fairy tales. There will be workshops, puppet theater, reading and narration sessions, selected media exhibition, adult training and much more!
Where: Erwuessebildung, 5, avenue Marie-Thérèse, L-2132 Luxembourg
When: 13-20 October
Pick Your Own Apples
Pick your own apples (don’t forget to take your own bags)! And at home why don’t you prepare those delicious Apple Rose tarts!
Where: Vergers de Steinsel, Plateau de Steinsel
When: Saturdays, Sundays and Thursdays from 14 to 18 hours.
Cost: Free; you pay the price of the apples only
Find here the autumn half term activities, classes, workshops and holiday camps!
‘Randonnée Mullerthal’ and open house day in the youth hostel Beaufort
On Sunday, the 14th October will take place the 12th edition of the traditional ‘Randonnée Mullerthal’ for mountain bikers and hikers. Starting point and destination are the youth hostel Beaufort. In order to entertain the families of the sportsmen and women, the youth hostel Beaufort organises an open house day. Thus, the sport event becomes a family event. The children can participate in a mountain bike tour of 7 km or play at the indoor playground or the bowling alley and entertain themselves with the table football, billiard or bouncy castle of the youth hostel Beaufort. The visitors can satisfy their hunger with some delicious pasta. Shower facilities are on site.
Where: Youthostel in Beaufort, 55 rue de Dillingen, 6315 Beaufort
When: 14 Oct: Sunday at 8:00–20:00
Family At the Movies (Reservation required)
Head over to experience a magical moment with the movie “Smallfoot”. There will be kids entertainment, snacks and drinks.
Where: Kinepolis Luxembourg, avenue John F. Kennedy, 1855 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 14 Oct – 10-13h30: entertainment program starts at 10h and the film at 11h
Age: 3+ years
Cost: 12/10 EUR
Learn the skills of henna design and decorate a beautiful tile.
Where: NORDIC STELLA,3, rue du Nord, 2229 Luxembourg
When: 14 Oct: 10-12h
Age: 6+ yrs
Cost: 35 EUR
go 4 family (in Lux, Fr, Booking required)
The goal of this workshop is to strengthen the parent-kid relationship (through various games, etc..).
Where: Familljen-Center in Bonnevoie, 4, rue Marshall, L-2181 Luxembourg
When: 14 Oct & 25 Nov: 14h30-17h30
Age: 5-10 years
Cost: 30 EUR per family
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: Lëtzebuerg City Museum, 14, rue du Saint-Esprit, L-2090 Luxembourg
When: 14 Oct: 15h00
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: Free for kids; adults – museum ticket price
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)
There are more activities happening this weekend listed in our recurrent weekend activities list -like 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 24 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Preisch, 2 rue des Lilas, 57570 Basse-Rentgen, France): Treasure Hunts – weekends from 15.04-15.10
– 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
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city (Blast Furnace Park, 1 Rue du Jardin des Traces, 57270 Uckange, France): Science Fest– 14 Oct
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids
– around 120 km from Luxembourg city (Château Fort de Sedan,Cour du Château, 08200 Sedan – France): Fest of the Arts and the Sciences – 6-21 Oct
– around 160 km from Luxembourg city (Kaiserslautern, Germany): Lego Exhibition: 11 May – 31 Oct