Events in Brussels
Muddy Angel Run (January)
On 24 January, the city will host the Muddy Angel race, the first mud run in Europe exclusively for women. Extending for 5km, its suitable for women of all fitness levels and ages who want to have fun and do good. You can run the course at any pace, and the donations of you, your family and friends will go to the Breast Cancer Association to help those fighting breast cancer and their loved ones.
Winter Wonders (December)
On 11 December, the city centre comes alive with an enchanting Christmas-themed show. Children and grown-ups alike will delight in the bright decorated floats and costumed extras. The parade opens with a promotional procession with the chance to receive one of thousands of gift for adults and children.
Be Film Festival (December)
Whether you prefer action, comedy or romance films, you're sure to find something that you'll enjoy at this diverse program of Belgian films. The *Be Film Festival occurs in December at various locations around the city.
Kunsten Festival Des Arts (May)
The Kunsten Festival Des Arts, or KFDA, is a vibrant arts festival that comes to Brussels during May at several sites across Brussels. The festival occurs annually and celebrates creative art from around the globe. If you're an art fan, May is a great time to visit, as the festival means there are plenty of cultural events planned throughout the month.