Weekend Fun going on near you this weekend….
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: Kis: 5-9yrs; Pre-teen: 10-13yrs
Saturday & Sunday
POST Luxembourg Balloon Trophy
Discover the wonderful world of ballooning during a full weekend in the park of Mersch. You will experience many colorful attractions like big balloons, small balloons, concerts, shows, exhibitions, food, drinks. Don’t miss the wonderful sound and laser show at the lake on Saturday evening!
Where: Parc Mersch – Rue Nicolas Welter Parc municipal, 7570 Mersch
When: 18 Jul at 14:00 to 22 Jul at 23:00
Comic Book Festival
This weekend Contern will be transformed intoa Comic Book Village and will welcome a whole array of authors, dealers, artists, musicians and many visitors who come here from all over the Greater Region. Visitors will find more than 100 stands that sell comic strips and offer a wide range of new and used comics, original drawings, posters, figurines and much more! There will also be kids entertainment, comic exhibitions and food and drinks!
Where: 4, Place de la Mairie, L-5310 Contern
When: 21-22 July: 10:00-19:00h
Cost: 3 EUR – adults; Free – kids under 12 years
International Skateboarding Cup
This is a must-see for all skateboard fans. Skateboarding will be represented through an international contest held during both days. Qualifications on Saturday and finals on Sunday. There will be also be free skate lessons for kids!
Where: Skatepark Péitruss, Rue St-Quirin, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 21-22 July
Cost: Free to watch; Participation fee – 50 EUR
Open Air Cinema
An open-air cinema with screenings for adults and children – a giant screen with 500 places. Check out the website for the program
Where: square in front of the Grand Duke’s Palace; interior courtyard of the Théâtre des Capucins , courtyard of the Rotondes, Echternach and Esch/Alzette
When: 21 July – 17 Aug
Summer Activities at Villa Vauban
In the upcoming summer months, come and take part in the various activities on offer in Villa Vauban’s park. Whether on your own, as a couple or with family and friends, come and spend a relaxing time in a unique setting. Check the full program on the website – there a number of activities for the kids!
Where: Villa Vauban, 18 avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg
When: 12 July – 13 Sept
Cost: Free for kids (Adults pay museum entry fee 5 EUR)
Guided tours of the Palace of the Grand Dukes
Take the tour if your little ones are enchanted with princes/princesses and would like to see where they live!
Where: Grand Ducal Palace, 17, rue du Marché-aux-Herbes, L-1728 Luxembourg
When: 12 July-2 September – see website for details
Cost: 12 EUR – adults; 6 EUR – kids
Summer Sports Activities at the Kinnekswiss and Trampolines at Merl Park
Free sports activities (football, volleyball, badminton, pétanque, Frisbee and many more) offered by Lux city at Kinnekswiss (and around Lux). Equipment and instructors are available on site. Check out the program on the website. And don’t forget about the free trampolines in Merl park for your kids!
Where: Kinnekswiss (the park next to Glacis parking)/ Merl park (trampolines)
When: sports activities: 6 July-9 September; trampolines: 6 July – 16 September (12:00-20:00h)
Age: 11-17 years
Ride in a fully air-conditioned cabin and enjoy a breathtaking 360° panoramic view from 72 meters high observation tower!
Where: Place de la Constitution , Luxembourg city
When: 30.06 – 12.08: Sunday to Thursday : 11 AM – 9 PM | Friday + Saturday : 11 AM – 11 PM
Cost: adults – 7 EUR; kids 4-12 years – 4 EUR; kids under 4 – free
Bee Trail – Kids Learn Why Bees Are Awesome
Head over with the kids to the 2.5 km bee trail that goes across the city and includes 13 information stops. There you will discover the richness of biodiversity in the city as well as the world of bees (just a few examples of the adventures that awaits you on the tour: a hive on the roof of a building, a hotel for wild bees, and much more)! Alternatively, teach your kids about the importance of bees and the ecosystem with the BeePopulate game. With this app you can design virtual garden for bees to pollinate!
Where: Luxembourg city
When:May – September
It’s not everyday that you come across a product so good that we feature it here. But the oils and butters of Ölmanufaktur Saarlouis are extraordinary and deserve to be mentioned here.
If you enjoy fresh col-pressed healthy organic bio oil, then definitely check them out. They do press them daily so the ones that you get are really made especially for you.
It doesn’t get any fresher than this!
Garden party : 3o years MONDORF Domaine Thermal
Head over to discover Mondorf-les-Bains Thermal and Health Center. There will be activities for young and old like guided visit, various sports activities demos, local produce to buy and, last but not least, entertainment for the kids > bouncy castle, clown, face painting, horse carriage rides and much more!
Where: MONDORF Domaine Thermal, Avenue des Bains BP 52, L-5601 Mondorf-les-Bains
When: 22 July at 10:00–23:00h
Cost: free entry
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 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 24 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Preisch, 2 rue des Lilas, 57570 Basse-Rentgen, France): Treasure Hunts – weekends from 15.04-15.10, Fête de la Sainte-Madeleine – 22 July 2018
– 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 52 km from Luxembourg city (Haute Sûre Forêt D’Anlier Natural Park, Chemin du Moulin 2, 6630 Martelange, Belgium): Water Fest – 21 July
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids and from 22 June – 2 Sept – see the Dancing Fountains
– around 118 km from Luxembourg city (Nancy, France): Sound and Light Shows: 16 June – 16 Sept
– around 160 km from Luxembourg city (Kaiserslautern, Germany): Lego Exhibition: 11 May – 31 Oct
– around 257 km from Luxembourg city (Antwerp, Belgium): Do you know about “Summer of Antwerp“ (19.6-2.9. 2018)? Summer beach, beach chairs and bar, circus, show and entertainment for the whole family!