City services closed on Thursday 26 and Friday 27 May

On Thursday 26 May (holiday) and Friday 27 May 2022 (bridge day), the City services will be closed. You can still request your documents online and on the citizen portal MyBXL, or make an appointment.


Laeken Fireworks

This event has already passed

On Friday 26 July and 2, 9, 16 and 23 Augustus 2019, from 6 pm, at the Heysel plateau (at the foot of Palace 5).

This summer, the City of Brussels organizes the third edition of the Laeken Fireworks event. Schedule:

  • 18h. Events for the whole family
  • 23h. Fireworks


  • 26 July. Fantasy World
  • 2 August. Around the World
  • 9 August. Green Feeling
  • 16 August. Watersplash
  • 23 August. Musicals

More info:

Atomium After Hours

On every Friday of the Laeken Fireworks event, you'll be able to visit the Atomium after its normal closing hours:


Photos of the 2019 Laeken Fireworks: