For cycling fans, the unforgettable event is in Kortrijk this weekend. For cars, it’s in Brussels. And for a carnival, the direction Anvaing. Lots of ideas for excursions with our Belgian neighbors!
Carnival: get ready!
Ronse opened the carnival ball. In Wallonia Picardy, the first meeting is scheduled for January 21. Carnival ofDisappearing I turn 30 this Saturday. For other great carnival events, you can type on your tablets: carnival i Bice (February 19, 20 and 21), Malmedy (February 18 to 21), Aalst (February 19 to 21) and Tournai (March 17-19).
In Brussels, it’s the Motor Show
After a two-year absence, the Motor Show returns to the premises of the Brussels Expo for its 100th edition, from January 14 to 22.
With the latest innovations, but also plenty of information for today’s motorist and tomorrow’s individual mobility…
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From Saturday 14 to Sunday 22 January, from 10:00 to 19:00. Nocturnes until 22:00: Monday 16 and Friday 20 January. Car of the Year Ceremony: Friday, January 13, 12.30pm. Preview & “Opening Night”: Friday January 13, from 15:00 to 23:00. General admission (from 16 years): €15, children from 6 to 15 years: €10. Parking C (10,000 spaces): €10. Access to public transport: tram line 7 and metro line 6 (Heysel stop). Online tickets and information: www.autosalon.be.
The Ramdam Festival is back in Tournai
Until January 23, this is the 13th edition of the Tournai Ramdam Festival. The “disturbing film” festival invites you to Imagix Tournai. On the program: short films, special sessions for children, feature films and documentaries, often presented in person and in the presence of teams. Information at ramdamfestival.be.
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Humorist GuiHome relaxes you and waits for you
Discovered on the other side of the border, first on YouTube and then in a one-man show, Belgian comedian GuiHome relaxes you is performing this Saturday January 21 at the Colisée de Roubaix.
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GuiHome relaxes you, this Saturday, January 21 at 20:00. Prices: from 10 to 39 €. Information and reservations at the site of the Colosseum.
Immerse yourself in digital arts at Comines (B)
From a theatrical performance with holograms to the use of virtual reality: this week, young and old can discover the 4th edition of the Digital Arts Festival at the Cultural Center of Comines (B).
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The Digital Arts Festival can be visited until January 21. You can find more information on the website www.cccw.be.
Exhibition-event of Johnny Hallyday
When it comes to Johnny, nothing is ever small. Everything is blown out of proportion. The exhibition, initiated by his widow Læticia, is another example: 2000 m², more than 50 stage costumes, 60 guitars and reconstructions of private spaces for the first time. It started on December 20 in Brussels.
“Johnny Hallyday exhibition” The exhibition-event will be visible in Brussels for six months, from December 20, 2022 to June 15, 2023 (the symbolic date on which he would have turned 80 years old). It will then be in Paris, Porte de Versailles, from January to June 2024. The Brussels ticket office is open: €22.50 full price; youth rates at 12 and 15 euros; Free for children 6 and under
James Bond arrives in Brussels
For the first time, the official Bond In Motion exhibition presents in Belgium the vehicles used in the James Bond films, as well as the sets. Around fifty collector’s items, from the Aston Martin DB5 to the legendary Q boat will be on display.
Until May 14, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, from 11:00 to 20:00, Saturday from 11:00 to 22:00, at the Brussels exhibition. The price of the entrance ticket starts from 17 euros.
A few more days for Harry Potter
The “Forbidden Forest” of the Harry Potter universe comes to life in the Groenenberg castle and estate in Leeuw-Saint-Pierre (Flemish Brabant). Immersed in the depths of the forest at nightfall, visitors can discover, along an illuminated path, many fantastic creatures. Something to please fans of the universe imagined by JK Rowling.
Until January 22. From €29. www.hpforbiddenforestexperience.com/bruxelles/
The new show of Mouscronnois Fabian Le Castel
After impressing with the opening of his Hurlu Comedy Club in Mouscron in 2022, and still present on the RTBF airwaves on New Year’s Eve, Mouscronnois Fabian Le Castel offers a new show for 2023: “Amour… Eux” .
Soon we will also be able to see it in Estaimpuis, Ath and Tournai.