Welcome to the weekend's offerings! Listen to Christmas concerts, party at Rockhal season closer, learn about forest animals, sip Glühwein or see Maestro.

1. Hear Philharmonie Christmas concert

What: Cheerful programme
Where: Philharmonie, 1 Pl. de l'Europe, 1499 Luxembourg
When: Thursday, 21 December at 7.30pm - info & tickets

Enjoy the annual festive Christmas concert at the Philharmonie on Thursday evening, with just a handful of tickets still available. There's not only a full-size orchestra on stage, but several children’s and youth choirs as well. See the full programme in the link above. Merry musical Christmas!


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2. See historical Luxembourgish play

What: Celebrating 200 years of 'Dicks'
Where: Grand Théâtre, 1 Bd Robert Schuman, 2525 Luxembourg
When: Thursday, 21 December - Saturday, 23 December at 8pm - info & tickets

To mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of one of Luxembourg’s most popular authors (yes, he is known as Dicks), the Théâtres de la Ville commissioned Samuel Hamen and Jacques Schiltz to revisit the comedic ghost story Mumm Séis, one of national poet Edmond de la Fontaine’s best known works. Around the original operetta, Samuel Hamen has written a modern story about tradition, nostalgia and irony. The music is by Ivan Boumans.

3. Hear four jazz icons united for two nights

What: Pascal Schumacher, Greg Lamy, Marc Demuth and Jeff Herr
Where: De Gudde Wëllen, 17 Rue du St Esprit, 1475 Luxembourg
When: Friday, 22 December and Saturday, 23 December at 8.30pm - info & tickets

Get ready for an electrifying musical extravaganza as four legendary Luxembourgish maestros converge at the iconic De Gudde Wëllen for an unforgettable year-end concert! Picture this: a dynamic fusion of original compositions, timeless standards, and reimagined pop classics, all expertly crafted to transport you into a realm of Modern Groove Jazz euphoria. This yearly tradition is not just a concert; it's a celebration of Luxembourgish musical heritage and a testament to the enduring power of friendship through music.


4. Party at Rockhal season closer

What: Electronic night
Where: Rockhal, 5 Av. du Rock'n'Roll, 4083 Esch-Belval
When: Saturday, 23 December at 10pm - info & tickets

Rockhal invites you to celebrate its end of the season together with Luxembourg collective Ultraschall, Luxembourgish DJ NOSI and internationally known Dutch DJ Ferreck Dawn behind the decks until 03:30am. Get them tix now!

5. Watch Maestro

What: Biographical drama
Where: Netflix
When: Anytime

This editor has been waiting on this movie for months! This fearless love story, beautifully performed and directed by Bradley Cooper, chronicles the complicated lifelong relationship between music legend Leonard Bernstein and Felicia Montealegre Cohn Bernstein. A must see...

6. Join puzzle makeup workshop for kids

What: Trick the camera
Where: MUDAM, 3 Park Drai Eechelen, 1499 Luxembourg
When: Sunday, 24 December at 10am - more info here

Have kids join a creative workshop on makeup at Mudam. By using shapes the kids create a puzzle that can disguise the face and play tricks with the camera. Sound intriguing? No booking is required, just hop in.


7. Meet Luxembourg's animals at Christmas market

What: Education & Glühwein
Where: Differdange Christmas market
When: Until Thursday, 21 December at 8pm - more info here

With the Differdange Christmas market closing after Thursday, this is the final opportunity to grab some Glühwein, tasty snack or find a little gift. Kids can meet the small animals from Luxembourg's forests in the pedestrian zone, an exhibition by the Nature and Forests Administration.

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