Are your kids feeling festive yet?
Here’s more than 40 great ways to meet Kleeschen/St Nicolas/Père Noelin and around Luxembourg >> Where to spot Kleeschen/St Nicolas/Père Noel in/around Luxembourg
Looking for some Christmas-time inspiration? Christmas parties for babies and kids and family, theatre pieces and lots of hands-on Christmas workshops >> check out the ‘Christmas Festive things to do’ list!
Pre-teen Yoga (10-13 yrs)
Expanding minds and maturing bodies come together through independent and group activities that stimulate preteens’ physical strength, emotional balance and self-confidence. Classes integrate traditional yoga poses, flowing sequences, breathing exercises, relaxation and meditation techniques as well as self-reflection. This course will also give them some tools for dealing with their everyday tasks in a more relaxing way, make them feel empowered and more confident with their bodies, stimulate their imagination, raise their awareness on peace and treating their body gently… all the while having fun and helping them find their own way towards stillness :-). This class is taught in English but French translation is possible.
Where: 2, Circuit de la Foire Internationale, Luxembourg-Kirchberg
When: Saturday, 2 Dec – 17-18h
Guided tour for parents with babies / Visits for the small ones: “the magic carpets”/ Holiday Cards (in En, Lux, Fr, De)
Head over to Villa Vauban for a day of activities for lil ones!
Where: Villa Vauban, 18 avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg
When: 2 Dec: check out the website for details!
Age: < 3 years old & 8 year olds
Cost: free / free for kids – parents pay entry fee
St*Art – Art & Craft For Kids
With St*Art, kids will learn about painting techniques, and develop drawing skills using various art media – graphite, charcoal, coloured pencil, crayon, pastel, acrylic paint, oil paint, watercolour, etc.
Classes are run in small groups, 10 kids or less, with one-on-one guidance, in order to cater to every child’s needs and make sure they make progress. The instructor focuses on developing organic drawing styles unique to every child.
For the more hands-only and technically minded children, St*Art offers Model Building classes, that are all about working with and creating tangible art.
Come join St*Art classes — a fun, safe and relaxing art-learning environment. Classes are taught in English, Spanish and French.
To get more info and book a class, visit St*Art website.
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: 2 Dec: 15h00
Age: 6-12 years
Cost: Free for kids; adults – museum ticket price
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 Dec 11 & 15h
Age: Kids, parents
KindyROO Luxembourg (in English, Booking 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: Saturdays: regular classes run on Thursdays and Saturdays (visit the website to see the schedule and to sign up)
Age: 6 weeks – 2 years
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 Dec
Cost: 7 EUR
Age: 6-10 years & 10-14 years
Masha & Michka (in Fr, Booking required)
Head over with your kids to see Masha & Michka!
Where: Conservatoire de la Ville de Luxembourg, 33, rue Charles Martel, L-2134 Luxembourg
When: 2 Dec: 11h
Cost: 26 EUR kids/ 36 EUR adults
Saturday & Sunday
Christmas Stollen cookies with Kidzcooking.lu (in English and in French, Booking required)
Prepare delicious fig crumbles with KidzCooking.
Where: 343, rue de Rollingergrund, Lux city
When: 2 & 3 Dec: 10.30-11.45h
Age: 4+ years
Playmobil Exposition – New Gallery of Cactus, Belle Etoile
Welcome to the gigantic miniature world of Playmobil Lëtzebuerg! Immerse yourself in the Playmobil world and enjoy cities, amusement parks with thousands and thousands of pieces of Playmobil — Sea World, Disney Parade, the world of dinosaurs … Walk through this enchanted world and admire this spectacular work that will please young and old!
Where: new Gallery of Cactus, Shopping Center La Belle Etoile, Route d’Arlon, L-8050 Bertrange
When: 21 Nov- 3 Dec
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 childcare and various workshops (check out the program for details)!
Where: LuxExpo, 10 circuit de la Foire Internationale, L-1347 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
When: 30 Nov – 3 Dec
Age: 5-12 years
Cost: Adult price : €10 / Free for accompanied minors
The City of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg City Tourist Office present “Winterlights”, the festival of lights and animation. It features Christmas markets , carousels, street animations, processions and parades, exhibitions, shows and concerts! The markets are located in the following places: Place de Paris, Place d’Armes, Place de la Constitution, Puits Rouge, Au Grund. And in Place d’Armes for kids there will be DYI demos, book readings, pastry and fitness workshops! Check out the program on the website.
When: 22 Nov- 7 Jan
Knuedler on Ice – Ice Skating Rink in the centre of Lux
Spend exciting moments ice skating with your kids in the heart of Lux city!
Where: place Guillaume II in front of l’Hôtel de Ville
When: 22 Nov- 7 Jan
Cost: 5 EUR entry fee; skates rent – 2 EUR adults, 1 EUR kids (skate penguins available for kids)
Ice Skating Rink in Remich
Ice Skating Rink!
Where: Place Dr. Fernand Kons, L-5533 REMICH, Luxembourg
When: 24 Nov – 28 Jan
Cost: see website
Concerts for Kids
Concert for toddlers! See website for the detailed program
Where: Philharmonie Luxembourg, 1 Place de l’Europe, 1499 Luxembourg
When: 2-3 Dec
Age: 3-5 years
Cost: see website
Tons of suggestions for this weekend can be found here as well >>
Create Christmas Snowballs! (Booking required, in English – German – French – Dutch – Hungarian)
Create your very own Christmas snow globe! The workshop is suitable for all ages starting from 4 years old, the limit is your creativity!
Where: Unicorner Concept Store, 35, Rue de Beggen, 1221 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 3 Dec: 14-16h
Age: 4+ years and the whole family
D’Glühschwéngchen (in Lux, Booking required)
Head over with the kids to this theatre performance where kids willfind out what the story of a little pig’s journey in search of what recognition is!
Where: CAPE – Centre des Arts Pluriels Ettelbruck, 1 place Marie-Adélaïde, L-9063,ETTELBRUCK, Luxembourg
When: 3 Dec
Age: 6-10 years
Cost: 12/6/1.5 EUR
HAXPAXMAX (in Lux, Registration required)
Where: THÉÂTRE DES CAPUCINS, 9, place du Théâtre, 2613 Luxembourg
When: 3 Dec: 11h
Age: 4-99 years
Cost: 5 EUR
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 and much more! Check all of them out here!
Events Outside Luxembourg
– around 30 km from Luxembourg city (Arlon, Belgium): Ice Skating Rink – 2 Dec – 7 Jan
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city ( Trier and surroundings ): Various kids events and theatres and Guided Walk for kids , Ice Skating Rink, Trier Christmas Market
– 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)