What’s On

ABIW Future Meetings

 September 5 2017
Annual General Meeting followed by lunch
October 3, 2017
Surprise activity


Umicore Zilverpaviljoen, Hanzestedenplaats 15, Antwerp, 12 May to 1 October, 10 am to 5 pm.

Our April speaker, Saskia Van Der Gucht, is taking part in this group exhibition. Admission free.

Summer of Antwerp

From 16 June to 3 September

An 11-week festival of theatre, music, circus, film and many more things besides. More details from


Last Sunday of the month, from May to September, 12:00 to 17:00. Thirteenth edition of this lively and popular painters’ market on the Leopold De Waelplaats. Hundreds of participants, musical performances and a cozy bar.

Summer Opening of the Royal Palace, Brusssels

July 22nd to September 3rd, 10.30 am to 4.30 pm, except Mondays

While the royal family is on holiday, the Brussels palace is open to the public. Entrance free. For more info, see

Flowertime, Brussels

11-15 August, 10 am-10 pm

International plant and flower event on the Grande Place in Brussels. More info at

Rubens Market

August 15th, Grote Markt

An annual market with traders dressed in 16th century costume.


August 18th-20th

This annual food and drink festival is once again in the town centre. Music and animation on the Grote Markt.

Culture Market

27th August, Grote Markt and Groenplaats, 11 am to 6 pm.

A chance to find out what is happening on the cultural scene all over Flanders.

Antwerp Fashion Festival

1-3 September

Three days of fashion and fun during the sixth edition of this annual festival. Special offers, fashion shows, pop-up bars, late-night shopping … More info at

Swan Market

Grote Markt, 10th September, 11 am to 6 pm.

A “lifestyle” market: handmade jewellery, accessories, fashion, art, food and drink.

Troilus and Cressida

Warehouse Studio Theatre, rue Waelhem 69a, Schaerbeek, Brussels, 19-23 and 27-30 September.

Shakespeare’s tragedy brought to you by the Brussels Shakespeare Society. Tickets  €16. More info at

What’s On …

You can find more information about what is going on in and around Antwerp, including exhibitions, concerts and much more, at