FOOD | Head Into Town For A Hearty Meal
What better way to begin the weekend than with a dinner in the city? We’ve got a top selection of places to choose from in the Ixelles area! Don’t forget to take a picture of that empty plate and share with #DiningForBrussels.
FILM | Discover New Talent At The Brussels Short Film Festival
You can be sure that some of the greatest talents of tomorrow’s cinema will be represented in Brussels Short Film Festival’s 130-movie program.
EVENT | Admire The Royal Greenhouses of Laeken
For three precious weeks a year, the Belgian monarchy opens up its magnificent greenhouses for the world to see.
LITERATURE | Get Lost In A Book Emporium
Deemed as one of the top bookstores in the land, Cook & Book has earned itself a fabulous reputation not only as a place to find a variety of titles but also a spot to enjoy some tasty dishes. Dive in for a full afternoon and explore the vast number of great books offered, but fair warning – don’t expect to surface for quite some time.
MUSIC | Check Out The Belgian Jazz Scene
Jazz association Les Lundis d’Hortense commemorates its 40th anniversary with various concerts performed throughout the city. Perfect timing considering the Sounds Jazz Club will also be celebrating its 30th anniversary this weekend. On Saturday a concert will be held on behalf of both organizations with a special performance by Bravo Big Band & Michel Herr.
ART| Visit Daniel Buren: A Fresco At Bozar
This exhibition at Bozar is Buren’s way of combining his own work with its inspiration. From Picasso and Matisse to Pollock, all had a lasting influence on his typical striped art.
DANCE | Learn New Dance Moves At The Brussels Tango Festival
Be swept off your feet – quite literally – at Brussels’ annual Tango Festival. Be prepared for a full program tailored to newcomers and novices interested in learning more about this famed dance through lessons, performances and parties.