What’s On: August 17th to 24th

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August fun continues in the Duchy, as the most awaited funfair finally arrives. Plus, art, movies, tours and quizzes!

Pick 1: Kolla Festival

This festival is all about art, music, workshops, upcycling, sharing and caring. To sum it up, the organisers say it’s simply about love. So head out to Steinfort this weekend for the 5th edition of this lovely Summer festival. More information here.

Date: August 18th to 20th
Venue:
Rue Collart, L-8437 Steinfort
Cost: 15€ at the entrance
Website


Pick 2: Self-made crafts pop-up

Madeleine, the artist behind the concept store Mado Go Lucky, will be presenting her latest creations this week at the first edition of her pop-up store in her home town Echternach. If you’re looking for a cute present or searching for a nice detail for a crib, then don’t miss this ephemeral store!

Date: August 18th
Venue: 
36 Rue de la Gare, L-6440 Echternach
Cost: Free entrance
Website


Pick 3: ‘Burgers, Beer & Blockbuster’

How about a guys-night-out for a change? Kinepolis has organised just the event: beer, burgers and a movie, only for men. Movie will be The Hitman’s Bodyguard.

Date: August 18th from 6:30pm. Movie starts at 7:30pm
Venue:
Kinepolis Belval and Kirchberg
Cost: 11€ per person. Tickets here
Website


Pick 4: Metz Tour

Interested in learning about Metz’s royal and imperial history? Then don’t miss signing-up for this guided tour around the city. The entire tour lasts an hour or so, and you’ll be walking from the train station to different neighbourhoods of the lovely French city. Reservations are required through +33 06 32 63 96 17.

Date: August 19th from 9:30am
Venue:
Starting point at the departure platform of the train station (in front of the Relay store)
Cost: 6€ per person
Website


Pick 5: Quiz Night

If you’re up for putting your general knowledge to test, then head out to Tatties this Friday for their weekly Quiz Night. Plus, enjoy a taste of their dedicated menu of gourmet potato dishes that you’ll love. Groups for the quiz can be from 1 to 4 people.

Date: August 18th at 7:30pm
Venue:
6 Grand Rue, L-1660 Luxembourg
Cost: 2€ per person. Winning team takes the pot!
Website


Pick 6: Schueberfouer

There is basically no need for an introduction here. It’s the 677th edition of THE most important funfair of the Duchy and it starts this week. Want to know more of the history behind this magnanimous event? Visit here.

Date: August 23rd to September 11th
Venue:
Glacis Parking
Cost: Free entrance
Website


Pick 7: Rock de Schleek

Head over to Machtum this week, at the edge of the Luxembourgish Moselle, to hear some of the most important rock bands from Luxembourg and the Greater Region. This year’s 9th edition includes the participation of Ice In My Eyes, Trappers, Mind Rebellion and many more.

Date: August 18th from 5:30pm until your body says ‘go home’
Venue: 
Schliikeplatz. 1 Rue de L’Eglise, L-6840 Machtum
Cost: Free entrance
Website

AND DON’T MISS!

City Skyliner
Website

Summer In The City
Website

 

 

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Andreina Guenni Bravo
Venezuelan journalist, mindfulness enthusiast and an eternal yogi student, Andreina is passionate about culture and literature. She embraces the power of details and is constantly nurturing her curiosity. She arrived to Luxembourg in 2015 and has been eager to discover the Grand Duchy ever since.

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