• Festival

This event, taking place in October 2019, will celebrate books and the pleasure - passion, even! - for reading. These 5 special days will feature over 300 activities around books throughout Wallonia. Most will be free.

Bookshops, libraries, associations and cultural centres will participate to promote the powers of books from fanzines to novels. There will be something for everyone: children, teenagers and adults.

The activities organised will include:

  • 130 readings and storytellings
  • Meetings with over 60 writers and illustrators
  • Over 50 exhibitions
  • Dozens of competitions
  • Conferences
  • Trails
  • Literary dinners



Around Wallonia
COVID-19 : Recreational/tourist travel to and from Belgium is prohibited from Wednesday 27 January to Monday 1 April 2021. In accordance with the latest Covid-19 restrictions, most museums, tourist attractions and information centres are now closed in Wallonia, and events cancelled. We do our best to keep our information up to date but it's always best to check with the site you wish to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply a look at their website - to see their latest opening hours and entry conditions. Some will prefer you to book your ticket in advance. Infos
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.

Event planned for the month of October 2021 (1)

(1) Dates and programme may be subject to change.

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