Summer has arrived, bringing with it the perfect opportunity to bask in the sunshine and immerse ourselves in the joy of outdoor festivals.
In Part II of our series, we continue to uncover the array of exciting festivals happening in and around Luxembourg throughout the summer. TravelmatKanner has handpicked a selection of family-friendly events that promise endless fun for both young and old.
Get ready to make the most of this delightful season with your loved ones!
Click there to see part I.
10. Cherries Festival in Trintange, Waldbredimus, Luxembourg
Mark your calendars for the Cherries Festival in Trintange, Waldbredimus, Luxembourg, taking place on July 2nd, 2023. If cherries hold a special place in your heart, this event is an absolute must-attend for you and your family.
The festival brings together cherry producers showcasing their delightful products, accompanied by lively music, scrumptious cakes, and more. It's a cherry lover's paradise that you won't want to miss! For further details, check out the official websites here and here.
11. Schueberfouer Luxembourg City
Well, no special introductions are needed with this event...
This highly anticipated event, known as the biggest fair in Luxembourg, has been a beloved tradition for many years. Mark your calendars from August 23rd to September 11th, 2023, as the fairgrounds come alive with thrilling rides, games, mouthwatering food, and endless entertainment.
For all the essential details about this unforgettable event, including attractions and schedules, visit the official website.
12. Foire Agricole d’Ettelbruck 2023, Luxembourg
Join the multitude of visitors at the renowned Ettelbruck Agricultural Fair, an event that never fails to attract a crowd.
This year's edition will be held from June 30th to July 2nd, 2023. The fair will be open from 9am to 7pm, providing ample time to explore. Children under 16 accompanied by an adult can enter for free. With workshops, impressive tractors, farm animals, and more, this fair offers a fantastic outing for the whole family.
All the details can be found here.
13. LASEMO, Parc d’Enghien, Belgium
While I haven't personally visited this festival, it promises an intriguing experience with its diverse thematic worlds, perfect for you and your children to explore. Music, street artists, dancers, acrobats, and storytellers converge to create captivating realms that nurture creativity, resilience, optimism, and humanity.
Discover all the details on their website.
14. Theatre Festival in Stavelot, Belgium
For those passionate about the art of theater, the Theatre Festival in Stavelot, Belgium is a must-visit. Different shows will be presented on various dates, with a selection specifically tailored for children on July 9th.
Additionally, numerous street artists will perform captivating shows at the Abbey of Stavelot. The full program can be found here.
15. Storytelling Festival Chiny, Belgium
From July 7th to 9th, 2023, the captivating art of storytelling comes alive in Chiny. With events catering to all ages, you can explore the complete program online and choose the stories that resonate most with you and your family. Dive into the enchanting world of storytelling at www.conte.be.
16. Nocturnals Peter Pan Spectacle, Belgium
From August 2nd to 20th, 2023
Step into the magical world of Neverland with the Nocturnals Peter Pan Spectacle, taking place at the Chateau de Beloeil park. Fans of Peter Pan will be thrilled to join the adventure. Discover all the details of this enchanting show here.
17. Old Town Trier Festival, Germany
From June 23rd to 25th, 2023
Experience the largest festival in Trier's old town, featuring free admission, hundreds of musicians, and over 100 gourmet stands. This is a perfect opportunity to visit Trier with your family, revel in music and summer vibes, and immerse yourself in the rich history of the oldest city in Germany. Find all the details on their website.
18. Losheim am See Outdoors Festival, Germany
From June 23rd to 25th, 2023
Join the festivities at Losheim am See, a popular lake destination, for an exhilarating outdoors festival. Take part in numerous activities and workshops, including water sports, beach sports, flying board experiences (the latest water sports trend), beach tennis, yoga, kayaking, and more. There are even dedicated workshops for children. Secure your tickets and discover the festival here.
19. Constellations Festival Metz, France
From June 22nd to September 2nd, 2023
Immerse yourself in the cultural wonders of Metz at the Constellations Festival. This extraordinary event offers a unique opportunity to explore the city from a cultural perspective, with a dazzling fusion of various art forms, particularly during nighttime when captivating illuminations adorn the cityscape.
Discover more about this enchanting festival here.
20. Metz Hip Hop Festival, France
From July 7th to 16th, 2023
Get ready for the vibrant rhythms of the Metz Hip Hop Festival, taking place in the streets of Metz. While the full program is yet to be announced, this free-entry festival promises an electrifying celebration of hip hop culture. Stay tuned for more details on their website.
With such a fantastic lineup of festivals in and around Luxembourg, your and your family's summer is bound to be extraordinary. Soak in the vibrant atmosphere, create unforgettable memories, and enjoy the magic of these remarkable events.
Enjoy and Let’z TravelmatKanner!
Bonus from the Editorial Desk: Siren's Call Festival
Date: June 24, 2023
Looking for a celebration of international and local music and culture in a picturesque Luxembourgish setting?
This one-day music festival is a family favourite, with free admission for children 12 and under and designated kid-friendly activities!
The best part? Siren's call takes place at Neimënster in Luxembourg City, so you won't have to travel too far for a fun family day out!
For all necessary information, including ticket details and artist line-up visit the festival page here and make sure to tune in to Today Radio for updates on all things music in and around Luxembourg!