Procession of the Holy BloodAscension day, May 14th
For more than eight centuries, this procession commemorates the arrival in Bruges of a vial that reputedly contains a few drops of Jesus’ blood. The procession is a long religious parade with impressive floats and hundreds of background actors relating to biblical events.
Venue: Bruges city centre.
‘Party at the park’June 6th
Annual city centre festival with southern inspired market, workshops and world music. Free entrance.
Venue: Minnewater park, just a 5-minute walk from our B&B
Klinkende kroegen (‘Clinking pubs’)Every Wednesday in July and August
Free live concerts in and around the pubs of Bruges, maximum 3 gigs or pubs per evening. Clinking pub pleasure guaranteed between 8pm and midnight.
The ‘Zandfeesten’ are synonymous to the biggest antiques and bygones fair in Flanders. Both the passionate collector and the occasional tourist will definitely be tempted. What’s more enjoyable than a leisurely stroll through an antiques and bygones fair in the wonderful city of Bruges? A true hint for antique lovers!
Music festival at the Minnewater park Click here for more info
MoodsJuly 25th to August 7th
Yearly music festival; the world-renowned historic city centre of Bruges serves as a truly unique location for all concerts. Moods! is an atmospheric festival with a mixture of both free and paying concerts.