July 4th

Celebrations: About 500 Americans and friends of the US gathered for an Independence Day BBQ in Contern Sunday. The celebrations continue Monday evening.

The event, held at the Conterstuff, was organised with the American Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (Amcham), American Luxembourg Society, the American Women’s Club of Luxembourg, Democrats Abroad Luxembourg, NAMSA and Republicans Abroad Luxembourg.

The festivities will continue on Monday at 8 p.m. with a free concert by American Music Abroad, a group of US students.  The open-air event takes place near the Centre de Loisirs, rue Grousswiss, Pétange.