A Summer Festival to impress
Each summer around August, the sounds of the Brussels Summer Festival fill every corner of the city. Also known as the BSF, the festival runs for ten days, featuring music and much more in the heart of downtown Brussels. You will certainly be spoiled for choice when browsing the festival schedule with more and more artists joining each year. Music isn’t the only thing on offer in the city during the festival. Visitors and locals can also enjoy special events and exclusive activities in collaboration with BSF and the five main city museums.
The sounds of summer musicFounded in 2002, this festival was born and raised in downtown Brussels. For ten days, you can enjoy the sounds of jazz, folk, rock, pop, reggae and classical music during a combination of street performances and private ticketed events. This music marathon boasts being the most important cultural event in the city. Day or night, old favorites and new performers can be heard in the streets, wafting out of bars and clubs, as well as larger concert halls and theaters.
Buy yourself a pass and join the crowds at the Place des Palais, La Madeleine and Mont des Arts. These venues are bound to give you that summer festival feeling, creating a unique atmosphere you really shouldn’t miss. Local artists and international superstars fill these spaces with terrific tunes, bringing the buildings and streets of Brussels to life.
Immerse yourself in culture and musical atmosphere and join the festivities. Found at the heart of the city, the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Brussels offers you the perfect base. Our hotel puts you in the center of the action for the festival, making the sounds of the city music to your ears.