Hello October

Welcome, October! Can you believe it's autumn already? We do and we are really looking forward to the new season with all the beautiful colors, delicious pumpkin recipes, cosy, warm sweaters and, of course, Halloween! As every month we've put together a small selection of events in Luxembourg for the month. If you'd like us to add your event, let us know via message on our Facebook Page :) 

October 6th & 7th: Red Rock Challenge

 

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On the second weekend in October the fourth edition of the "Red Rock Challenge" is held in southern Luxembourg. During these two days, the region is completely under the sign of mountain biking, running, and nordic walking competitions. The competitions will start on the former industrial site of Belval in front of the Rockhal.

October 7th: Veiner Nëssmoort

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It's the event of the year for the small beautiful town Vianden! Here you can find all the information around getting to Vianden on that day. Cheers, enjoy the Nëssdrëpp - the traditional local spirit around which the event revolves. 

October 6th & 7th: Bike Festival 

This year Luxembourg hosts its very first Bike Festival at the new Bike Park Boy Konen in Cessange. It's only logical to have such a festival seeing that cycling has become more and more popular over the years.

October 7th: Record Fair @Rotondes

Over the years the record fair has become an integral part of the Rotondes Agenda and welcomes everyone who loves music and the vintage sound. We're sure you'll spot some extra good deals. 

October 13th: Nuits des Musées Luxembourg 

On the occasion of the "Nuit des Musées", the museums in Luxemboiurg city will open their exhibitions and collections to the public from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m. (some until 2 a.m.), and entertain visitors on this late opening with a rich and multidisciplinary programme of dance and music performances, live acts,... #ndmlux

October 13th - 21st: BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open

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This tournament is one of the largest sporting events in Luxembourg. Year after year, its elite line-up draws more and more spectators. Julie Georges, Venus Williams, Maria Sakkari are only a few of the names of this year's edition. 

October 13th - 21st: Home & Living Expo @Luxexpo the Box 

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Describing the event is fairly simple: It's dedicated to Housing and everything that goes with it! :) Opening hours:  Monday to Friday 3pm – 9pm / Saturdays & Sundays 10am – 7pm 

October 14th: Randonné Mullerthal 

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The beauty of the Mullerthal region does not get old! For the 12th edition, a mountain bike trail was added to the hiking programm of the day. Time to explore our beautiful country! :) 

October 20: Les Gavroches / Theaterkëscht Hueschtert 

The hobby of Sabina, one of our Rosportlife Bloggers, is theater and her group has an event at the end of October :) 

October 21st: Mantelsondeg 

You haven't gotten your winter coat yet? No worries, as every year the shops in Luxembourg City will be open on this Sunday afternoon and you'll be able to enjoy special conditions in many shops and put together your winter wardrobe.

October 26th & 27: Harry Potter in Concert @Rockhal  

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The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Rockhal with Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert, the second film in the Harry Potter series. On October 26th and 27th 2018, the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg will perform John Williams’ unforgettable score from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, while the film plays in high-definition on a 40-foot screen. Last year, we've seen the first Harry Potter movie in this setting, it was magical! There are still a few tickets left, so hurry up :) 

October 28th: d'Miselerland brennt 

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On last Sunday in October, the distilleries of the Moselle region open their doors for the public. You're invited to experience this day with great spirits tasting, culinary specialties and much more.

October 31th: Halloween

Throughout the country, there will be several private and public Halloween parties so don't be afraid when you see scary creatures wandering around ;) HAPPY HALLOWEEN!