Celebration of Manneken-Pis

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On Saturday 3 September 2011, from 10:30 am to 10 pm, around Manneken-Pis.

The Order of the Friends of Manneken-Pis celebrates its 24th Chapter. There will be a folklore festival that day around the famous statue of Brussels.


  • 10:30 am: Order gathering in the courtyard of the City Hall
  • 11:30 am: departure to the statue, accompanied by the brass band of the Meyboom by the Rue Charles Buls and the Rue de l'Etuve with a stop at the 'La Légende' for the opening of the celebrations
  • 11:45 am: arrival and tribute Manneken-Pis, which gives beer, and entertainment by the brass band, new costume by the 'Societeit van de Gentsche Mannekens Pies'
  • 2 pm: gathering at the Place d'Espagne
  • 2:30 pm: departure to Manneken-Pis via the rue Marché aux Herbes, rue Taboa, rue au Beurre and
    the Grand-Place to the City Hall, with brass band, the regiment Destroyer & Marines and various folklore groups
  • 3 pm: tribute Manneken-Pis, which gives beer, by the Destroyer & Marines, music from the brass band
  • 5 pm-10 pm: neighbourhood entertainment by the Street Band