Brussels and its Grand Place, one of the most beautiful in the world, hosts an ephemeral show. Don’t miss the flower carpet that takes place every 2 years.
Come and discover a festival of outdoor activities in the heart of Brussels. Breathe and Brussels represents twenty or so players in the Brussels tourism industry. This collective offers a series of outdoor activities. You can safely rediscover Brussels, which has been voted the greenest city in Europe this summer.
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