Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend – our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things for you to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends – the choice is yours.
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Looking for some good ideas to make the most of your weekend? Our editorial staff have selected some events to test out this weekend. So have a seat – here's our list! 

A CANOE TRIP WITH A DIFFERENCE

29 June | 17.00-20.00 | Lultzhausen |

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS OR FAMILY

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The Upper Sûre Nature Park and Lultzhausen Youth Hostel are delighted to invite you on a canoe trip to explore the different natural habitats around the lake and the dam. You'll also find out more about the history of the lake and the local people. Registration is required – you can sign up either by telephone (+352 8993311) or by email at info@naturpark-sure.lu. 

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THE COLOR RUN

29 June | 10.15 | Echternach | 

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS

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The Color Run is coming back to Luxembourg for its 2019 edition. As in previous years, the race will take place around Lake Echternach. At the start, all participants will receive a starter number, a headband and a white T-shirt. The aim is for the T-shirt to become as colourful as possible by the end of the race! As they complete each kilometre, the runners will reach a "Colour Zone", where they will have coloured powder thrown at them by volunteers. After the race, the party gets into full swing with food and drink and a festival featuring a DJ.   

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ASTEROID DAY GALA DINNER

29 June | 19.30-22.30 | Luxembourg City |

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS

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Do you fancy spending an evening with an elite group of astronauts and celebrities? Then make sure you book your table at the Cercle Cité, one of Luxembourg City's most prestigious venues. Guests include Apollo 9 astronaut Rusty Schweickart, astronaut Jean-François Clervoy, singer Sarah Brightman, biologist Richard Dawkins and other notable members of the scientific community. 

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POLICE DAY

30 June | 10.00-18.00 | Mersch |

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS OR FAMILY

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If you're interested in finding out more about what it's like to be a police officer, come along to Police Day this weekend, next to the park in Mersch. As well as demonstrations from the police dog group, you will have the opportunity to take a closer look at the police helicopter, water cannon and electric cars. Several information stands will give you an exclusive behind-the-scenes insight into being a police officer. 

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FIESTA LATINA

30 June | 19.00 | Luxembourg City |

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS

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In 2019, Luxembourg Philharmonia is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Under the baton of Danish conductor Martin Elmquist for more than two decades, the orchestra delights audiences in Luxembourg and abroad every year. With "Fiesta Latina", the 90 musicians – enthusiastic amateurs accompanied by a few professionals – will transport listeners to another world with the fiery rhythms of Freitas Branco, Márquez, Bernstein, Gershwin, Ginastera and Piazzolla. Prepare for an unforgettable evening of classical music at the Philharmonie

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PICKNICK MULTIKULTI

30 June | 11.30-17.00 | Diekirch | 

ON YOUR OWN OR WITH FRIENDS OR FAMILY

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This weekend, come along to Diekirch for the chance to try culinary specialities from other countries and get to know people from all over the world, in a fun party atmosphere. Participants should bring their own cutlery and a typical dish (sweet or savoury) from their country. During the picnic, all the dishes will be grouped together in a huge buffet so that everyone can taste the delicacies brought along by others. If the weather is bad, the picnic will take place under a marquee.

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  • Updated 28-06-2019