Welcome to the weekend! We have free tickets to Pond Eclectic, Cloche d'Or is hosting a braderie, there are plenty of craft markets and...a potato fest.

1. Win tickets to Pond Eclectic

What: Open air festival with major acts
Rue Léon Hengen, Amphitheatre Park Kirchberg, 1745 Luxembourg - Google Maps
When: Between Sunday, 4 September and Friday, 9 September - info & tickets

Alright, most of the shows taking place at Pond Eclectic are after the weekend, but you can already win tickets through RTL Today to see Yann Tiersen, Tash Sultana, Tom Walker or Fritz Kalkbrenner! It's a brilliant line-up with a little bit of everything. The open-air festival takes place behind the Coque on Kirchberg, the ideal spot for a lovely end-of-summer celebration with your loved ones. Head over to RTL Today Radio's Instagram here or Facebook page for more information on how to win tickets.

2. Celebrate annual potato fest

What: Good ol' yams
15 Op Tomm, 9946 Wäisswampech, Luxembourg - Google Maps
 Sunday, 4 September - more info here

This must be the most Luxembourgish event ever: celebrating all things potato. But take a closer look and this party actually looks really interesting. Not only can kids harvest potatoes and take them home, there's also a competition to be nominated as the potato king or queen of 2022 (not sure what the requirements are, though). There are tractors, face painting and handcraft stands. A true family event, we can't wait to see your pictures!


3. Find bargains at Cloche d'Or braderie

What: Shopping day, or fun with the kids
25 Bd Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen, 2411 Luxembourg - Google Maps
When: Saturday, 3 September - Sunday, 4 September between 10am-6pm - more info here

Shoppers unite! The Cloche d'Or shopping mall is organising a big sale this weekend. Stores will drop prices up to 70%, and there will be other promotional sales happening as well. If you shop for more than €60, you can participate in a giant roll the die game, and win a chance to get reimbursed max. €200 for all your shopping that day. And if you want to just spend some time with your little ones, 10 wooden games are at your disposal throughout the mall.


4. Discover craft market in Steinfort

What: Crafts, music, circus entertainment and more
Where: 15 Rue de Hobscheid, 8422 Steinfort, Luxembourg Google Maps
When: Sunday, 3 September between 5-10pm, Sunday, 4 September between 11.30am-6pm - more info here

Come and discover the large local craft market taking place at the park in front of Villa Collart in Steinfort. Kids can enjoy fun activities on offer while various bands provide musical entertainment. It's a lovely atmosphere, more geared towards an evening programme on Saturday, whereas the market is open from 11.30am on Sunday.


5. See various exhibitions at Night of Culture

What: Exhibitions in Esch
Where: Various locations, see timetable in link below
When: Until 10 September, various times - more info here

The Night of Culture returns this weekend for the final night of five weekends in 2022. This time Esch is the focus town. Expect a metamorphosis of the city (also the theme of the night). From the industrial city to the creative city, from urban wastelands to new districts, transformation is underway and the city is changing. Over 10 days you'll have the chance to explore this town and its traditions. Best to check the full programme on this website.


6. Watch OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies

What: Entertaining crime tale
Where: Cinémathèque, 17 Pl. du Théâtre, 2613 Luxembourg - Google Maps
When: Friday, 2 September at 7pm - info & tickets

A spy goes to Cairo where he looks into the death of a fellow agent, pretending to be the proprietor of a chicken farm. Much to his surprise, there, he happens to unveil an international conspiracy.

7. Take a guided walk around Remich's surroundings

What: Saturday morning stroll
Where: Contact guide for information
When: Saturday, 3 September at 9.30am - more info here

If you miss the Moselle Valley, or haven't been there yet, why not explore the southern town of Remich along with a local guide? This 8km walk departs at 9.30am together with Aly Thommes, who'll show you around the area and answer all your pressing questions, such as: What is the best Remich wine? How many steps precisely to Schengen? And is it true that Nessie was once spotted in the river? Contact Aly on athommes@pt.lu to sign up.


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