On Friday, July 1, 2022, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg attended the opening of the 39th Edition of the Ettelbruck Agricultural Fair held at the Däichwisen in Ettelbruck.
Held under the theme, Luxembourg Agriculture: Tradition with a Future, the three-day fair will house 250 exhibitors and 500 animals. According to a press release, the Ettelbruck Agricultural Fair has become the:
“…essential meeting point for all professionals in the green sector for farmers, foresters, horticulturists, trade, scientific research in agro-biotechnology. Particular emphasis is placed on the presentation of Luxembourg products and raising consumer awareness of the discovery of regional products.”
During today’s opening, Grand Duke Henri visited various exhibitors, mingled with visitors, ate delicious food and overall had a wonderful time.
On the afternoon of Saturday, June 18, 2022, Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg hosted the traditional aubade (a garden party) for the locals from the municipality of Colmar-Berg at Château de Berg. The garden party was held in the château’s beautiful gardens.
The happy grand-ducal couple welcomed hundreds of locals from the municipality of Colmar-Berg including the mayor of Weilburg, Mr. Johannes Hanisch, to eat delicious appetizers, mingle with old friends as well as new, and generally have a fabulous time ahead of Fête Nationale 2022.
On Tuesday, June 14, 2022, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg attended the 50th-anniversary celebrations of HORESCA, the Luxembourg Federation of Hoteliers, Restaurateurs, and Cafetiers held at the Cercle Cité.
On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg accompanied by the Minister of Labour, Mr. Georges Engel, and the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Sustainable Development, Mrs. Joëlle Welfring, visited a community garden in Belvaux.
During today’s visit, Grand Duke Henri met with the locals who take care of the garden and other projects.
On Wednesday, May 11, 2022, Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg began their two-day state visit to Lisbon, Portugal at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Portugal, His Excellency Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
Upon their arrival at the Praça do Imperio in Lisbon, Their Royal Highnesses were warmly welcomed by President Rebelo de Sousa and other government officials. After participating in the inspection of the Guards of Honor, and the national anthems were played Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa were ushered into Belem Presidential Palace. Whilst there the royal couple signed the guest book, held a photo-op for the press and held a meeting with President Rebelo de Sousa.
In the evening, President Rebelo de Sousa hosted a gala state dinner in honor of their royal guests.