National Day in the Park

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National Day in the Park on 21 July - fireworks © SIBP (Click to zoom)

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.

July 21st is the Belgian National Holiday. Between the Parc de Bruxelles (Warandepark) and the Place Poelaert, numerous activities and free demonstrations will take place. Entrance for the public: only via the Rue Royale and the Place Royale.

Parc de Bruxelles - Warandepark

  • Military camp by the 101st Airborne Division
  • Prince Laurent Foundation
  • Events for children: small train, games,...
  • ...

Place Royale - Koningsplein

  • Brussels Info Place (BIP): Experience Brussels! exhibition (from 10 am to 3 pm and from 5 pm to 8 pm) and popular games (from 10 am to 11 pm)
  • European village (European Commission with info and events about Europe: 10 am to 7 pm)
  • Church of Saint Jacques-sur-Coudenberg
  • Army with helicopter, F-16 flight simulator,...

Place des Palais - Paleizenplein

  • military and civil parade

Video of the military parade:

Mont de la Cour - Hofberg

  • Army

Rue de la Régence - Regentschapsstraat

  • Army
  • Pro Belgica
  • B Plus
  • Bruxelles-Propreté - Net Brussel
  • Ancien Grand Serment Royal et noble des arbalétriers de Notre Dame au Sablon
  • B-Fast
  • Visit of the Synagogue of Brussels

Sablon - Zavel

  • Concerts
  • SIAMU - DBDMH (fire brigade of Brussels)
  • Our Lady of Sablon Church
  • Civil Protection

Place Poelaert - Poelaertplein

  • Police village (local and federal police): events for children, police dogs, Death ride,...
  • Visit of the Law Court (11h-20h)
  • Vivaqua


  • 15h. Giant parade (start at the Place Poelaert)
  • 19h. Giant dance (Place Royale)

On the agenda

On the agenda


Where : Parc de Bruxelles - Place Poelaert

Address : various places in Brussels (entrance Rue Royale and Place Royale) [plan]

Public transport : metro: lines 1 and 5 (Parc - Park stop), lines 2 and 6 (Louise - Louiza stop), tram: lines 92 and 94 (Royale - Koning, Louise - Louiza stop), train: Brussels Central

Price and reduction : free

Period(s) :
Language of the event: NL FR EN

Public: All

Telephone for information : 02 511 90 00
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Name of the organiser : Syndicat d'Initiative-Bruxelles Promotion

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