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 team have selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So have a seat - here's our list! 


01

PHOTO WORKSHOP 3

21 October | 10.30-13.30 | Esch-Belval | 79€

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

Whether it's identity photography, family photography, studio photography or even fashion photography, portraits come in all different forms and are part of our daily lives. In this workshop you'll discover all the aspects of a successful portrait: the direction the model is facing and how to manage the environment, natural and artificial lighting but also the positioning. We provide you with all the equipment you'll need to learn how to take amazing portraits!

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02

CUBAN SALSA WORKSHOP 

21 October | 14.00-16.00 | Luxembourg City | 36€

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

Discover festive Cuban Salsa and elegant Puerto Rican Salsa with Alessia and Jérôme on Saturday 21 October 2017. They will teach you the technical basics of this dance. Alessia has been teaching since the summer of 2011. She started out giving classes in Paris. In July 2013 she then moved to Luxembourg, where she founded Danse-Salsa

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03

CHANSON FRANCAISE GALA 

21 October| 20.00 | Mamer | 28/39€

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

This year, the traditional 'Gala de la chanson française' invites you to experience or relive some of the most famous scenes in French cinema. From 'La Grande Vadrouille' to 'Les Choristes' (The Chorus), to 'Les Parapluies de Cherbourg' (The Umbrellas of Cherbourg), 'Le Gendarme de Saint-Tropez' (The Troops of St. Tropez) or the legendary 'On connaît la chanson' (Same Old Song), without forgetting 'La Môme' (La Vie en Rose), 'Podium' and 'La famille Bélier” discover or rediscover many famous French feature films and the cult songs from their soundtracks.

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04

MANTELSONNDEN - COAT SUNDAY

22 October | 14.00 -18.00 | 

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

Throughout the Grand Duchy, most shops and boutiques will open from 14.00 to 18.00 for the traditional 'Mantelsonnden' (Coat Sunday). The origin of the day goes back to the time when people in rural areas used to go to the towns on the Sunday before All Saints Day to buy a new winter coat, which they would then be able to wear proudly on 1 November.


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05

TOM THUMB'S JOURNEY

22 October | 15.00 - 16.00 | Luxembourg City | Free admission

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

In the Kingdom of Tom Thumb, many incredible things happen. A young man builds a completely crazy car in order to charm a princess. A man who loves fishing meets the Fish King, who offers him the chance to have his wishes granted. What will he wish for? And finally, Tom Thumb, the resourceful and generous vagabond, sets off into the unknown to earn some money.

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06

BALLET: BOLSHOI 2017: LE CORSAIRE

22 October| 17.00 | Luxembourg City |  

ALONE, FRIENDS, FAMILY

Inspired by a Lord Byron poem, this gem of the ballet repertoire promises an adventure and a great show from which the most famous steps in classical ballet are drawn. 

  • Updated 20-10-2017