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Wondering what's on this week, week-end or on the dates you are planning your trip to Wallonia? This agenda lists fantastic events taking place in the South of Belgium and will prove a wonderful source of inspiration to discover the region further.
Exhibitions, markets, festivals, fairs, special events and guided tours... There is much to choose from. They will give you a chance to meet the locals and get to understand our traditions and our folklore better.
There is something for everyone, children and adults, for every mood, relaxed or active, for every schedule, day, evening or full weekend.
- © WBT - Olivier LegardienFrom 01 April to 30 November 2020LessinesExhibition
Medicine in medieval times | An exhibition at the Notre-Dame à la Rose hospital (Lessines)This fantastic exhibition at the Notre-Dame à la Rose hospital will present healing in medieval times, from medicine making to surgery.
- © FT Province de NamurThe first Sunday of the month (February to June)TreignesVisit
The Ecole d'Autrefois: the school of yesteryear in TreignesHear this? That's the school bell... Quick, get in line, 2 by 2! Your experience at the Ecole d' Autrefois is about to begin. Listen carefully, respect and discipline matter here. No chatting or ou may find yourself in a corner with a dunce cap... Not to wory, though: there will be plenty of fun to be had.
- © WBT - Bruno D'AlimonteJuly 2021Strépy-bracquegniesCruise
A weekend along the water | Canal du Centre, La LouvièreThe Canal du Centre invites you to enjoy a weekend along the water with new, surprising cruises. This enchanting event, in the Unesco listed site of La Louvière, is perfect to celebrate summertime!
- © Bernard CarbonneauxJuly 2021MariembourgVisit
A steam train adventure all the way to TreignesAll on board! Jump on a vintage steam train and journey through the Viroins valley and through time... This adventure starts in Marienbourg and takes you to Treignes and its many museums.
- © WBT - Anibal TrejoOctober 2021MonsExhibition
Museums at night | 10 iconic locations in MonsMuseums and cultural spaces in Mons will participate to the much looked forward Museums at night event, celebrating freedom as its main theme this year.
- © WBT - J.L. FlémalNovember 2021NamurVisit
A torch-lit walk in the citadel of NamurThis torch-lit walk is the perfect opportunity to (re)discover the citadel of Namur...
- © JP BougnetFebruary 2022Ottignies-louvain-la-neuveExhibition
Formes du salut | Musée LThis new exhibition at Musée L will show you the Institut Royal du patrimoine artistique (IRPA)'s work: conservation and restoration of paintings and artefacts.
- © Steffen Ademmer. Diorama NeutralFrom 17 October 2020 to 10 January 2021La CalamineExhibition
Steffen Ademmer. Diorama Neutre | An exhibition at the Musée Vieille Montage in La CalamineDiorama Neutre is German artist Steffen Ademmer's latest exhibition at the Musée Vieille Montage de La Calamine. Through this, he counts the extraordinary story of a microstate, Moresnet-Neutre, which existed from 1816 to 1819.
- © Ville de BincheApril 2021BincheMarket
Binche medieval fairTravel back to medieval times in Binche: an incredibly realistic camp will be set up in the communal park of the city.
- © FolkNamApril 2021NamurFolklore and Tradition
FOLKNAM: a day celebrating Namur's folkloric traditionsDiscDiscover how rich and diverse Namur's colourful traditional folkloric heritage is. The town's folklore guilds joined by prestigious guests, will take over the streets of Namur for the occasion. The programover the richness and diversity of a colourful traditional folkloric heritage: Namur's.
- © WBT - Alex KouprianoffMay 2021LignyShow
Les Napoléoniennes | Commemorations and historical re-enactments in LignyTravel back in time, all the way back to Napoleonic times, and discover the reconstitution of the Emperor's final victory, 2 days before Waterloo: the battle of Ligny.
- © WBT - Alex KouprianoffJune 2021GerpinnesFolklore and Tradition
The Sainte-Rolende folkloric procession in GerpinnesGerpinnes invites you to join its folkloric procession, a tribute to Sainte-Rolende. This tradition has been declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO
- © François-Xavier AllardJune 2021SeneffeDemonstration
The Château de Feluy medieval fairThe castle of Feluy (Province of Hainaut) will be hosting an exceptional medieval fair this summer. Complete with jousting, artisanal market, food stalls...
- © Olivier Lereylac - AWPAJuly 2021Jemeppe-sur-sambreVisit
Man of Spy DayTravel in time for the Man of spy's day and learn how prehistoric cave dwellers cut flint, made fire, weapons and tools. The next event will take place in Spy in July 29th, 2018.
- © Jan D'HondtFrom 31 July to 01 August 2021EllezellesFolklore and Tradition
The Harvest festival in La HamaideThe Écomusée du Pays des Collines welcomes thousands of visitors for its harvest festival, a tradition which started 40 years ago. Come and discover how life was in the 50s!
- © WBT - Fr.-Mazy15 August 2021AnsDemonstration
15th of August commemorations | The national necropolis of the fort of LoncinJoin the historical commemorations at the fort of Loncin, built in Liege's fortified belt. the celebrations stretch over 5 days.
- © A. HDFAugust 2021GhlinDemonstration
Tanks In Mons: annual WWII celebrations in MonsThe only commemoration of its kind in the world, celebrating the liberation of the city of Mons with a parade of WWII vehicles.
- © copyright WBTOctober 2021BeaumontFestival
Beaumont's legend: «Charles-Quint and the three Auvergnats»This spectacular historical re-enactment of the "Charles Quint and the three Auvergnats" tells the story of Charles-Quint in Beaumont. the next event will t
- © Greg Montani / PixabayOctober 2021CineyTrade fair
Militaria | Ciney's military fairThe biggest international fair featuring military objects in Europe welcomes more than 550 stalls from all over Europe. The event takes place in Ciney in April, in July and in October.
- © Joseph TordoirNovember 2021JodoigneFolklore and Tradition
The Chouans' march between Incourt and JodoigneCostumed interpreters and draft horses will retrace a famous 18th march in Jodoigne - everyone is welcome to join.
- © Pierre WiameSeptember 2026Fosses-la-villeFolklore and Tradition
The Saint-Feuillen folkloric march, taking place every 7 years in Fosses-la-VilleOrganised every 7 years, this march, declared intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO is an absolute must see.