08.07.2015 / 19:00 / 2ND GREAT CHARITY PUB QUIZ
You know the drill: 10 teams of 3 will compete again for a good cause.
Where? Oscar’s in Grund
Entrance fee: 5 euros/person
10.07.2015 / 18:00 / MINI-GOLF
The Luxembourgish mini-golf open!
Join the sports SC for a quick game of mini-golf after work down in the grund. Show off your skills and become Luxembourg’s very own Tiger Woods of mini-golf – before he was rubbish! More details will follow soon but it costs €3.50 per person and we will organise it for either this Friday at 18:00 or the Friday after. It’s Friday so let’s be honest, you’ll be the only ones in there by 17:00 so work is not an excuse 😉 ”
11-12.07.2015 TRIP TO STRASBOURG
Penultimate trip. We will be leaving on Saturday, 11 July (10:30 – 14:05) and coming back on Sunday afternoon. The rest remains an enigma (as of now). 😀
18-19.07.2015 FINAL TRIP
Rumour has it that there is gonna be a final trip. 🙂
18.07.2015 / 13:00 / THE COLOR RUN / LAC, ECHTERNACH, ROUTE DE LUXEMBOURG
Don’t miss out on this colorful and crazy run right next to Lake Echternach. The Color Run™ is entirely a „Fun Run“ – a worldwide series of a very special kind of running event, filled with happiness and color. The Color Run™ isn’t about being the fastest or achieving exceptional performances. With us it’s all about the fun. Together with lots of other runners you will experience a day you will remember for a long time. You will experience the most colorful, most entertaining and craziest 5 kilometers in the world. It’s running – simply without the time pressure but with a huge amount of fun.
Price: 39 euros
10.07.2015 / 18:30 / MET SUMMER ENCORES: LA TRAVIATA / CINÉ UTOPIA
Retransmission of “La Traviata” performed at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
Price: 16 euros (reduced), 21 euros (normal)
11.07-13.09.2015 / 10:00-19:00 / LUXEMBOURG – UNE HISTOIRE EUROPEENNE / CERCLE, PLACE D’ARMES
The traditional exhibition organized by the Library of the City of Luxembourg during the summer months falls in 2015 under the Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Using a judicious selection of old and new images, it evokes the unexpected appearance of the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg in the early 1950s, before telling the story of the “conquest” of Kirchberg by the Community institutions from 1960, up to current developments.
11.07.2015 / NUIT DES MERVEILLES / 13, RUE DU CHATEAU L-3217 BETTEMBOURG
The Nuit des Merveilles welcomes each year professional street artists from tightrope walkers to circus poets, stilt-walkers, puppeteers, mimics, musicians, hat designers and many more to the delight of audiences of all ages. La Nuit des Merveilles is not to be missed!
18-19.07.2015/10:00-19:00 / International Comics Festival / Contern Municipality
Over 100 stalls offering goods for sale on the Festival site and around twelve refreshment stalls create the atmosphere of a fair and flea market. Visitors will find a wide range of new and second-hand comic books, original drawings, posters, figurines, etc. In fact, everything related to strip cartoons.
Price: 3 euros per day
8.07.2015 / 20:45 / ZAZ CONCERT / AMPHITHÉÂTRE, WILTZ
Price: 42 – 69 EUROS
10.07.2015 / 20:45 / JOSE CARRERAS CONCERT / AMPHITHÉÂTRE, WILTZ
Price: from 75 euros
11.07.2015 / 14:00 / FESTIVAL MEYOUZIK / PLACE GUILLAUME II, PLACE CLAIREFONTAINE
Held under the banner of multicultural encounters, coexistence and tolerance, this world festival mirrors the diversity of Luxembourg City, a multicultural and cosmopolitan capital par excellence, home to 63% of non-Luxembourg residents and a melting pot of 170 nationalities. “MeYouZik” pays homage to a reality lived every day, injected with a zest of conviviality, a dose of openmindedness and a grain of festive folly. From 2pm – Place Clairefontaine stage (full programme under the link).
11.07.2015 (till 25.07.2015) / OMNI FESTIVAL- DANCE BATTLE / NEUMÜNSTER ABBEY
The splendid open air square of the Neumünster Abbey is the ideal location for outstanding concerts. On 11.07 – Good Vibes: Dance battle (Breakdance, Stand up, Popping, Locking)
12.07.2015/ 14:30 / ROCK UM KNUEDLER / PLACE GUILLAUME II, PLACE CLAIREFONTAINE
International rock-pop headliners and Luxembourg’s best rock bands are sharing two stages in the very heart of the city of Luxembourg at Place Guillaume II, also called the “Knuedler”. Fans of rock music are spoiled for choice. Since it began in 1991, “Rock um Knuedler” has been free to the public, audiences being as large as 15.000 music lovers. From 2.30pm – Place Clairefontaine stage (full programme under the link).
13.07.2015 / 20:00 / OMNI FESTIVAL – FROM VIENNA TO SAN FRANCISCO: ECLECTIC TRAVEL / NEUMÜNSTER ABBEY
This event will immerse you in two centuries of classical music. This eclectic journey led by the Symphony Orchestra of the Music Conservatory of Luxembourg, the Mixed Choir of the Music Conservatory of Luxembourg, Pueri Cantores and Pacific Boychoir will open on the harmonies of Copland and Bernstein, will pass on to the heart of the Viennese music before closing on the legendary Carmina Burana by Carl Orff.
Tickets: 25 euros; reduced 12 euros; Kulturpass 1,50 euros
17.07.2015 / 19:00 / OMNI FESTIVAL – THE BALKANS BLOOM / NEUMÜNSTER ABBEY (OPEN AIR)
A tribute to the gypsy tradition, Mediterranean serenades, Turkish tunes, Greek Rembetiko and the Bosnian sevdalinka combined by Tschuschenkapelle will blend the poetry of Selma & Selma before taking the audience on to metal, electro, rock and reggae orchestrated by the mastery of Dubioza Kolektiv, spokesman of a generation that grew up under bombardment of Sarajevo and who today struggle against all oppressions.
Balkan cuisine on the spot.
Tickets: 25 euros; reduced 12 euros; Kulturpass 1,50
8.11, 11.07.2015 / 18:30 / A THIRSTY WORLD / CINÉ UTOPIA
Movie dedicated to fresh water and access to it in different places around the world. In 2012, nearly 11% of the population lacked access to clean water and did not have toilets. Access to clean water is major issue in the fight against poverty in the least developed countries. Every day men and women struggle to reduce the thirst in the world.
Be careful choosing the film as some of them are e.g. in German, with French subtitles – for info about each film check the website.
15.07.2015 20:30H – YOYO (ABECEDAIRE DE LA COMEDIE AU CINEMA) , FRANCE 1965
17.07.2015 20:30H – BETTY BOOP CONFIDENTIAL T (ABECEDAIRE DE LA COMEDIE AU CINEMA) , USA 1930-1935
20.07.2015 20:30H – KIKA (ABECEDAIRE DE LA COMEDIE AU CINEMA), ESPAGNE-FRANCE 1993