Looking for an activity to do in the heart of Brussels? Discover a city full of concerts, plays, films and other activities of all kinds!
Brussels Jazz Festival
Jazz fan? Come to the biggest jazz festival in Europe. This urban festival is free. Enjoy more than 100 concerts with open-air stages in six squares, indoor concerts in many bars, restaurants, clubs and bands.
The carpet of flowers
The Flower Carpet: an ephemeral show in one of the most beautiful squares in the world!
The Flower Carpet is 75 m long and 24 m wide. About a hundred volunteers assemble the carpet in less than eight hours. The Brussels Flower Carpet takes place every two years on the Grand Place.
Queen Elisabeth Competition
The Queen Elisabeth Competition was created in 1937. This world-renowned competition is intended to reward instrumentalists, pianists, violinists and cellists, singers and composers on an alternating basis from one year to the next. It is one of the most prestigious events in the world and the winners are often assured of a brilliant career
Van Damme Memorial
A major athletics sporting event created in 1977 by a group of journalists to honour the memory of the Belgian athlete Ivo Van Damme. This meeting, which takes place at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, always attracts athletics stars. New world or European records are regularly broken there.
20 km from Brussels
The “20km of Brussels” route links the most beautiful monuments of the City of Brussels and the Brussels Capital Region. Departure and arrival are at the Parc du cinquantenaire.