10 things to do: 16 May to 22 May

Besides the 42km marathon, the ING Night Marathon also includes a half-marathon, team relay, mini-marathon and a 5k run. Pictured is the 2022 race. Library photo: Nader Ghavami

Besides the 42km marathon, the ING Night Marathon also includes a half-marathon, team relay, mini-marathon and a 5k run. Pictured is the 2022 race. Library photo: Nader Ghavami

Cheer on runners in the annual ING Night Marathon, check out a photography festival, listen to an Irish quartet at Rotondes, discover Luxembourg’s museums (for free!), or watch a documentary on seed keepers--Delano has picked 10 things for you to do in the coming days and weeks.

Caricature and cartoon exhibition

Category: Art 🗓 Sunday 7 May to Monday 29 May📍Vianden

The theme of this year’s contest is “La vie en rouge,” or, wine seen by cartoonists around the world. The exhibition in Vianden Castle features a selection of 120 drawings. More details.

Dayanita Singh: Dancing with my Camera

Category: Art 🗓 Friday 12 May to Sunday 10 September📍Mudam

Mudam is showing the most important exhibition dedicated to photographer Dayanita Singh’s genre-defying photography to date. Themes include archive, music, dance, architecture, disappearance, gender and friendship. More details.

Rainbow Center inauguration

Category: Launch event 🗓 Wednesday 17 May📍Luxembourg City

The Rosa Lëtzebuerg association is opening a new LGBTQ+ friendly space in Luxembourg City with a launch event on 17 May. More details.

And So I Watch You From Afar

Category: Music 🗓 Thursday 18 May📍Luxembourg City

Irish quartet And So I Watch You From Afar bring their angular, noisy, euphoric sound to Rotondes, playing with support act A Burial at Sea. More details.

COSL Spillfest 2023

Category: Family activities 🗓 Thursday 18 May📍Luxembourg City

Families looking for things to do on the 18 May public holiday can head to Kockelscheuer for the COSL Spillfest, offering a day of activities for kids. More details.

Light Leaks Festival

Category: Photography 🗓 Thursday 18 May to Sunday 21 May📍Luxembourg City

The festival features several events that celebrate storytelling through street photography, photojournalism and documentary photography. More details.

ING Night Marathon 2023

Category: Sports 🗓 Saturday 20 May📍Luxembourg City

From Luxexpo to Mudam to Hamilius, cheer on the thousands of runners participating in the annual marathon. More details.

Luxembourg Museum Days 2023

Category: Culture 🗓 Saturday 20 May to Sunday 21 May📍various locations in Luxembourg

With guided tours and activities for all ages, 37 museums throughout the grand duchy are inviting the public to discover their collections and activities. More details.

The Censor

Category: Theatre 🗓 Saturday 20 May to Wednesday 24 May📍Mamer

Luxembourg’s Anne Simon directs this production of Anthony Neilson’s The Censor, a darkly comical fable about the boundaries of sexual fantasies, societal morals, power dynamics and artistic freedom. More details.

Seed: The Untold Story

Category: Documentary 🗓 Wednesday 24 May📍Esch-sur-Alzette

Few things on Earth are as vital as seeds, with the documentary film Seed: The Untold Story following passionate seed keepers protecting a 12,000 year-old food legacy. More details.