The Minister of Mobility and Public Works of the Brussels Region, Pascal Smet, on Thursday kicked off European Mobility Week, which is being held this year in Belgium’s capital from 16 to 22 September. One of the week’s highlights is Car-Free Sunday, on the 17th of September.

Gourmet festival at Brussels Park this weekend

Thursday, 07 September 2017 12:24
The “eat BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX” festival starts today.
The "Baudelaire><Bruxelles" expo opens on Thursday at the Museum of the City of Brussels, located on main square in the Belgian capital, la Grand-Place, and continues until the 11th of March 2018.
Police apprehended 152 festival goers for drug possession at the Pukkelpop, the biggest alternative open-air music festival in Belgium, while two suspected drug dealers were arrested, the Office of the Public Prosecutor of Limburg disclosed on Sunday evening.
The organisers of Pukkelpop are overjoyed at how well the 2017 music festival has gone.
The annual Brussels Beach festival came to a close on Sunday with municipal officials and business people alike expressing satisfaction at this year’s 16th edition of the event.
The local police arrested 220 people who were consuming drugs (mostly cannabis) during the famous Geel Reggae festival in Belgium last weekend.
39 billion litres of beer were produced in the EU last year.
Felix De Laet, alias Lost Frequencies, brought his dj-set atmosphere to the end of the second day of Suikerrock festival.
“King of the Belgians”, the fourth feature-length film by Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth, won the Grand Prix during the Odessa International Film Festival in the Ukraine on Saturday night.