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Service Espace public, fêtes et marchés (EFM)

The Service Espace public, fêtes et marchés (Department of Public Spaces, Festivals and Markets) is tasked with coordinating the design, development, furnishing and occupation of public spaces, as well as organising and coordinating events that take place in the City of Luxembourg's public spaces.

Illustration des Animations et ateliers winterlights 2017

Activities and workshops

Come and enjoy the wide range of workshops and activities for all ages that Luxembourg City has to offer (DIY, reading, candle-making, puppet and doll theatre, ...

Add your event to the calendar

If you want your event listed on the Calendar pages of this website or in City magazine, enter your event information into the database.

Brocante sur la Place d'Armes

Antique market

Market held on the second and fourth Saturday of every month at Place d'Armes selling curios, collector's items and other treasures

Brocante sur la Place d'Armes

Become a vendor at festivals and markets

Setting up a stall at one of the City's markets: what you need to



Old Luxembourgish tradition: Buergbrennen takes place on Buergsonnden, the Sunday after Carnival Sunday

marché de Noël

Christmas markets

Culinary specialities, handicrafts and toys: come explore the Christmas markets and enjoy the festive season in Luxembourg City.

Illustration shopping de noël 2017

Christmas shopping

Sunday opening / Luxembourg City Markets / Winter flea market / Second-hand market / Christmas trees for sale

Composition of the management team

A number of departments and bodies are in charge of managing and developing events.

graffiti sur palissade de chantier sur la place Guillaume II

Construction site hoardings

Construction site hoardings are an ideal space for exhibiting ephemeral art, as the built-in end date perfectly reflects the nature of this art form.

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Cultural events

The City's cultural institutions put on a varied programme throughout the year, including during the Christmas season.

Eco-friendly events

We are committed to ensuring events held in Luxembourg City are eco-friendly, by investing in reusable containers, promoting public transport and reducing energ...

Illustration Péckvillercher


The iconic Éimaischen market is craft fair that mainly features pottery and ceramics.

vide-grenier sur la place Guillaume II

Flea market

The flea market is a second-hand market held at Place Guillaume II or on Avenue de la Gare on the first Sunday of each month from April to October.

Illustration du Glacismaart


Monthly Sunday market for fruits and vegetables, foods of all kinds, flowers and plants, textiles, household items, other miscellaneous products and antiques.

illuminations de Noël dans les rues de la Ville

How to get there

Find out the best way to get to the Winterlights festivities

Illustration du Knuedler on ice 2018

Knuedler on Ice & Advent Circus

Information about Knuedler on Ice and the "Lëtzebuerger Adventscircus"

marché de Noël

Lëtzebuerger Chrëschtmaart at Place d'Armes

Place d'Armes is the historic home of Luxembourg City's Christmas market which, this year, will feature 54 chalets offering a host of gift ideas and gourmet del...

feux d'artifice la veille de la Fête Nationale

National Day

On National Day, Luxembourg celebrates the birthday of its reigning monarch. This tradition started with Grand Duchess Charlotte, whose birthday was on 23 Janua...

kermesse à la Gare, place de Paris

Neighbourhood fairs

A number of neighbourhood fairs are held throughout the year across the city

Illustration de la décoration des marchés de noël

Niklosmaart and Solidaritéitsmaart

St Nicholas and Advent Market on Rue de Strasbourg / Charity Market at Puits-Rouge

marché de l'Octave


A traditional 16-day market whose roots can be traced to the Octave of Pentecost – a religious holiday held to honour the Virgin Mary, who is the patron saint o...

marché de l'Octave

Operating a food truck

List and locations of food trucks currently in operation, instructions for operators, rent, and application form.

Organising an event

Applying for permits, all-nights permits, amusement tax, eco-friendly events and adding your event to our calendars.

Art urbain sur mur d’expression libre à Dommeldange

Pilot projects

To cater to the growing number of artists and the diversity of styles, Luxembourg City provides local artists with various platforms for a limited time.

grande fête foraine Schueberfouer


The Schueberfouer is the largest funfair in Luxembourg and the Greater Region. From late August to early September, visitors flock to the fairground at Champ du...


Selling in public spaces

Locations, fees, authorised products and structures, sale of handicrafts, occasional and irregularly occurring sales, general terms and conditions, application ...

Illustration du cadeau lors du Cortège de la Saint-Nicolas 2018

St Nicholas procession

On Sunday, 1 December 2019, the St Nicholas procession will make its way through the streets of Luxembourg City.

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Street performances

The City allows artists to put on street performances, subject to certain conditions.

personnes sur marché hebdomadaire sur la Place Guillaume II

Twice-weekly markets

An enormous selection of products: regional, seasonal and organic, flowers and plants, fruits and vegetables, fish, meat, baked goods, roast chickens, pasta, ch...

Art urbain dans la rue louvigny par l'artiste Sumo

Urban art in Luxembourg City

The City of Luxembourg maintains high standards in terms of the quality of the artwork displayed in its public spaces, and only collaborates with professional a...

Mur d’expression libre à Dommeldange

Urban arts

Mural painting, stencilling, graffiti, hip hop, breakdancing, rap, and slam are all forms of artistic expression that Luxembourg City seeks to support and promo...

Illustration du marché de noël à la place de constitution

Wantermaart at Place de la Constitution

54 charming chalets sell food, drink and gift ideas at the "Gëlle Fra".

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Winterlights: Festival of lights

Winterlights 2019, with its wooden chalets and colourful attractions, will be held across six different locations throughout the city. These unmissable markets ...

Contact details

9, rue Chimay
L-2090 Luxembourg

Opening hours


8:00–12:00 and 13:00–17:00