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The City of Brussels organizes and welcomes numerous events throughout the year.

Summer is the time of Brussels Beach, the Brussels Summer Festival and the Midi Fair. The Flower Carpet colors the Grand Place during the summer, but only every 2 years.

Nuit Blanche takes place at the beginning of autumn. During the following winter Winter Wonders animates the centre of Brussels with a large Christmas market.

Other important events can be found in the agenda of the website of the City of Brussels.

People organizing an event find more information about the demand for the organisation of an event in Brussels.




  • Pedestrian zone expands, all activities

    Pedestrian zone expands, all activities

    From 1 July to 27 September 2015, a lot of free events are organized at the Boulevard Anspach (between the Stock Exchange and the Place De Brouckère) to celebrate the expansion of the pedestrian zone in the Pentagon of Brussels. The full schedule is available here.

  • Webcam at Brussels Beach

    Webcam at Brussels Beach

    A webcam is on the site of Brussels Beach from 3 July to 9 August 2015. Visitors can also make use of a free wifi connection (Bru-Wifi).




  • Festival. Couleur Café 2015

    Festival. Couleur Café 2015

    From Friday 3 till Sunday 5 July 2015, the multicultural festival Couleur Café on the site of Tour & Taxis.

  • Brussels Beach 2015

    Brussels Beach 2015

    Brussels Beach (Bruxelles les Bains) opens its urban beach from 3 July to 9 August 2015, from Tuesday till Sunday, at the Quai des Péniches near the Place Sainctelette.

  • Day of the Flemish Community. Brussels dances

    Day of the Flemish Community. Brussels dances

    On Saturday 11 July 2015, from 1 pm, at several places in Brussels.

  • Brosella Folk and Jazz Festival

    Brosella Folk and Jazz Festival

    On Saturday 11 July and Sunday 12 July 2015, festival of folk and jazz in the open-air theater of the Osseghem Park, not far from the Atomium.

  • Midi Fair 2015

    Midi Fair 2015

    Every day, from 18 July to 23 August 2015, from 3 pm till 1 am, along the Boulevard du Midi, between the Porte de Halle and the Porte d'Anderlecht. On Fridays, Saturdays and the eve of holidays till 2 am.

  • Bal National 2015

    Bal National 2015

    On Monday 20 July 2015, from 7 pm, free event with music and dance on the Place du Jeu de Balle.

  • National Day in the Park

    National Day in the Park

    On Tuesday 21 July 2015, from 10 am, a big popular feast between the Parc de Bruxelles and the Place Poelaert in honour of the National Day.

  • Resto National

    Resto National

    On Tuesday 21 July 2015, from 6 pm, at the Place du Jeu de Balle.

  • Festival. Bruksellive 2015

    Festival. Bruksellive 2015

    On Saturday 25 July 2015 in the open-air theatre of the Osseghem Park in Laeken.

  • Flowertime


    From 13 to 16 August 2015, from 10 am to 10 pm, at the City Hall of Brussels and the Grand-Place.