This year the festival centre has moved to Palais de la Dynastie, at the foot of the Mont des Arts. Open daily from 6 to 26 May, it serves as a meeting point and a place for artistic interventions.

Meeting point

The festival centre is open every day from 6 to 26 May. Food, drinks and snacks are served non-stop at the bar. There is a sunny terrace and a bookshop.

The festival centre opens on Saturday 6 May with a free concert by Mykki Blanco and a grand party hosted by Marlene Monteiro Freitas & friends! More parties will be held the following weekends, on 12, 19, 24 and 26 May. Follow our Facebook page for more information.


At the festival centre a selection of books and periodicals is placed on sale that put the topics and the artistic projects of this year’s festival in context. You can also buy the official festival merchandising, t-shirts and tote bags. The bookshop will be open during opening hours of Tarek Atoui's exhibition.

Box office

The box office is open every day from 12:00 to 19:00 for advance ticket sales and for more information about the programme.

Opening hours


18:00 Opening of the festival centre
23:30 Party with Marlene Monteiro Freitas and friends
01:00 Concert by Mykki Blanco and after-party

7 > 26/05*

18:00 > ...

12:00 > ...

*The festival centre will be exceptionally closed on Monday 8 and Saturday 20 May. On 20 May you can find us at ViaVia Café.



Kunstberg 5 Mont des Arts
1000 Brussels

How to get there?

Public transport

Bus: 38-71 (Bozar) 29-63-66 (Centraal Station/Gare Centrale)
Metro: 1-5 (Centraal Station/Gare Centrale)
Tram: 92-93 (Paleizen/Palais)