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The folklore in Brussels is still very much alive.
The House of Folklore and Traditions holds exhibitions about the history and folklore of Brussels.
Brussels also has a very typical language, the Brusseleir.
From 31 May to 29 June 2013 at the Toone Theatre.
On Saturday 22 June 2013, from 11 am to 6 pm, Manneken-Pis will receive a new costume: that of Mayor of the Seven Noble Houses of Brussels.
On Sunday 23 June 2013, from 2 pm to 6 pm, Manneken Pis will dress himself as a Coquillar brother.
Manneken-Pis, the symbol of Brussels folklore, gets a costume at major events. On 23 June, he honors the student association Brotherhood of Coquillars of the ULB.
On Sunday 23 June 2013 from 9 am to 2 pm, Manneken-Pis will receive a new costume: the traditional costume of Luxembourg.
On Monday 24 June 2013, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis will be wearing the costume of Québécois.
Manneken-Pis, the symbol of Brussels folklore, gets a costume at big events. On 24 June he will celebrate the national holiday of Quebec.
On Tuesday 25 June 2013, from 9 am to 4 pm, Manneken-Pis honors Croatia.
On Tuesday 25 June 2013, at 6:30 pm, at the Bibliothèque des Riches Claires. In French.
On Friday 28 June 2013, from 11:30 am to 6 pm, Manneken-Pis will receive a new costume: that of the Cercle WaWa de la Faculté Warocqué de Mons.
On Saturday 29 June 2013, from 9 am to 6 pm, Manneken-Pis will be dressed in the yellow jersey of the Tour de France.
Manneken-Pis is the symbol of the Brussels folklore. During certain events, he receives a special costume. On 29 June he celebrates the start of the Tour de France in Corsica.
On 2 July 2013, from 9 am to 6 pm, Manneken-Pis will receive the new costume of the Royal Guild of St Georges.
No parking control in Laeken before 1 July
Before 1 July 2013 there will be no parking control in the newly regulated areas of the Laeken sector. So no fines will be given in the streets of Laeken that become a blue zone or a paying zone in the new Parking plan of the City of Brussels.