News at the French Institute of Luxembourg

Under the supervision of the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, the French Institute is in charge of promoting the French language and culture in the world and in Luxembourg. For this [...]

4 websites that parents need to know in Luxembourg!

In Luxembourg, many activities take place every week to occupy children of all ages! If you live in Luxembourg and have children, you are probably interested in exhibitions, hobbies, summer camps [...]

Schueberfouer, the most popular funfair in Luxembourg

The “Schueberfouer” is the most popular and traditional event in Luxembourg with more than 2 million visitors! Traditionally, the funfair starts at the end of August on St. [...]

School holidays and public holidays school year 2018-2019

A new school year will begin soon, which means a new school calendar! Like every year, many school holidays are planned for your children in Luxembourg. Just Arrived lists the dates of the school [...]

Luxembourg National Day on June 23

June 23, National Day The 23rd of June is the Luxembourg National Holiday. At the origin, January 23rd was the date of birthday of H.R.H the Grand-Duchess Charlotte, an emblematic figure of the [...]

Luxembourg: the tradition of Émaischen is coming back!

Émaischen, a Luxembourgish tradition The Émaischen is a tradition in Luxembourg that takes place on Easter Monday at the end of the traditional Easter celebrations. It is a folk market which [...]

Easter traditions in Luxembourg

Easter, a Christian religious celebration Easter is a important Christian religious celebration that marks the end of the season of Lent which takes place after the Carnival period. As the [...]

The BretzelSonndeg or Pretzel Sunday is coming

Each year, a “greedy” and ancestral tradition is celebrated in Luxembourg: the BretzelSonndeg. This traditional and very popular celebration is held every year in mid-March, the 4th [...]

Carnival and Liichtmëssdag – Candlemas Day

February is marked in Luxembourg by Carnival festivities which are part of the pretty luxembourgish traditions. Candlemas Day Liichtmëssdag marks the beginning of the Carnival period. In addition [...]

Dreaming for a good cause: #INGBestwishes

This month, ING Luxembourg launches the Facebook campaign #INGBestwishes to support the association called Make-a-wish. One goal: to fulfil the dream of seriously ill children. So, why don’t you [...]

Second-hand children car seats sale

Sale of second hand child car seats on Saturday 9 December 2017 Need a baby car seat in good condition or a booster seat for your car? On Saturday 9 December 2017, the Automobile Club of [...]

De Kleeschen – St Nicholas Day (6 December)

In Luxembourg, Saint Nicholas Day is traditionally very important for all the country’s children as they do not go to school and receive gifts from “De Kleeschen”. Saint [...]

Red Cross Bazaar in Luxembourg

On November 12th, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, the 71st Red Cross Bazaar will take place in Luxembourg-city, at the Halle Victor Hugo (Limpertsberg district), under the patronage of Her Royal [...]

Finding a babysitter in Luxembourg, the promise of the Bsit app

Do you need a babysitter to take care of your children in Luxembourg? The new Bsit application promises to easily find a babysitter in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. At the origin of the [...]

Top Kids Fair, children’s paradise at Luxexpo

The next edition of the Top Kids Children’s Fair will take place on 27-28 October 2018 at Luxexpo The Box. Dedicated to children aged 2 to 12, this sixth edition of the children’s [...]

Where to celebrate Halloween in Luxembourg?

Halloween activities for the joy of your children Fancy-dress ball? Creative activities? Door-to-door? Although this is not strictly speaking a Luxembourgish tradition, Halloween not only pleases [...]

Mantelsonndeg, stores open this Sunday in Luxembourg

In Luxembourg, the Mantelsonndeg, or”Coat Sunday” is a real tradition that has been going on for years. On the last Sunday of October, before All Saints’ Day, Luxembourg [...]