This great folkloric procession is one of the most important events in Brussels history and culture. Because the Ommegang recreates a famous celebration organised in 1549 on the Grand’Place in honour of Charles V and his son Philippe II.
The whole of the royal court parades before your eyes in all its finery: more than 1,000 extras in period costume, dozens of horses, carts and giants. Horse-drawn carriages and flag throwers are also at the party in the magical setting of the Grand-Place.
5 and 7 July 2017 - 9pm.
From Wednesday, July 5, 2017
To Friday, July 7, 2017
+32 2 512 19 61
Below you will find an interactive map.Text version