Saturdays, 11:30pm-6am, at You Night Club, 18 Rue Duquesnoy. DJs: MILO SAVIC & MAN. Weekly LGBT/straight-friendly dance party, young mixed crowd, theme nights. Incredible energies empowered by the highest DEEP HOUSE MUSIC + Hip Hop nights. Lots of photos online. 17+ boys / 16+ girls 10€.
Every Sunday 10:30pm-4am at You Cub, 18 Rue Duquesnoy. Stylish, young and mixed crowd, free entry before midnight, chill out & relax or follow the heatwave on the dancefloor. RESIDENT DJs C-snow & Alex Chesko. 10 € cover charge. See fb for updates.
"...party changes as we change and influences do... wherever we feel home and able to throw a party in Antwerp, Ghent and Brussels." See Vicuna for the five times/year dance, with guest DJs, innovative/ quality music, mainly vinyl for special occasions -rare energy, rare as the animal itself. Release the deep/dark/dirty beast.
Fridays + Saturdays, 9pm-3am at Le Baroque, Kolenmarktstraat 44, rue du Marché au Charbon. Party for bears and friends with a rotation of guest DJs. See details at website:
June 30 - August 6, 2017 at Quai des Péniches, Akenkaai, Canal de Bruxelles. Open-air cultural events, music, film and opera entertainment, sports activities, food and drinks stalls. See their Facebook page for daily program listings.
August 6, 13, 14, 20, 27, 2017, 10:30pm-5:30am FLASH every Sunday at You! Two rooms, 2 DJs, Drag Queens: Raven + Tyra. Free entry before midnight! Aug 6 DJs Alex Chesko + Milo Savic; free fluo/glowing goodies for everybody. Aug 13 DJs Milo Savic + Alex Chesko; Aug 14 (MONDAY) Foam Party w/ DJs C-Snow + Alex Chesko. Aug 20 DJs Milo + C-Snow; Aug 27 Summer Closing Party DJs Alex + C-Snow.
August 19, 2017, 10pm-8am. Men-only, 3-levels, kinky male go-go/strippers, hot dancer shows, dark cruise room. DJs Jordan Rag, Card Mercier + Ralph K (BE); Saeed Ali + Hansom (NL); Dave Hunt + Jon Frost (UK); Karl Kay, Rafa Nunes + Søren Luka (FR); Alejandro Alvarez, Sultonic, Marcel Perez + Marc Lange (DE); Tony Deluca (IT) Under-26: €5 discount. Sauna Macho Afterhours.
August 24, 2017, 7pm. Average heart rate or euphoric electronic music rhythm? Early 1990s Act Up-Paris activists step up efforts to fight against general indifference after almost a decade of AIDS. Newcomer to the group Nathan falls for the young radical Sean, “living politics in the first person” for the right to fair medical and social treatment, and to love without fear.
September 1, 2017, 10pm-1am at Fuse. Big gay dance party with DJs Andrei Stan (RO), Steven Redant (ES), Pagano (UK), Jon Doe (DE), D'Alessandro (IT), Kikky Vendetta (NL), Elias (ES), Ben Manson (FR), Bernard Gavilan (BE), and Kenny Perry (BE). TICKETS €20 (€15 for those age 26 or younger). See hotel room deals from €59:
October 7, 2017, 7pm-5am. NUIT BLANCHE artists will invade the European district for the first time. Theme: Borders, a highly topical issue, aims to break down barriers between individuals, cultures and disciplines, to help bring people together through art. performances, installations, projections at the Concert Noble, Solvay Library, plus lesser-known neighbourhood nooks and crannies.
October 12-15, 2017. Four-day weekend bears' gathering. Past year included: THU 4pm opening reception -Bar La Reserve. FRI 5-7pm reception at NH HOTEL panoramic rooftop terrace w/ Mr Bear Belgium candidates; bar hopping. SAT 12-3pm RUGBY BEARPRIDE CUP at KITURO club; 10pm-5am MR BEAR BELGIUM election. SUN noon Sauna Oasis BEAR SPLASH + brunch; 3pm Stammbar naked/underwear party.
October 27-31, 2017. FRI 10pm-end Opening Party/ Fuse. SAT 9pm-8am Main Party/ Palais. SUN 10pm-end More Party/ Fuse. MON 10pm-end More+More Party/ Fuse Club. TUE 10pm-end Closing Party/ Fuse. Monthly gay circuit club dance/ 3 levels. DJs Pagano, Steven Redant, Chris Bekker, Phil Romano, Sebastien Triumph, John Dixon, Paul Heron, Ben Manson, Jon Doe, Mister Mola, Dikky Vendetta, Elias.
October 5-28, 2017 at Passage 44, Ommegangstraat 16-20 + other venues in Brusells, Charleroi, Dinant, Gembloux, Jette, Louvain-la-Neuve Mons, Namur and Verviers. The 30th year, with events during three weeks to include LGBT cinema screenings, a book fair, conferences and debates, as well as exhibitions -- a cultural festival open to all. See details online for more info:
November, 2017 (TBC) at Cinéma Nova, 3 Rue d'Arenberg/ Arenbergstraat. 15th Annual LGBTQ Film Festival. Ten days with almost 80 films, performances, exposition, concerts, parties, surprises. Past year featured FOCUS Xpérimentations; AKS trans film festival; Porn with a difference - with two midnight sessions.
Late December, 2017 (TBC) at Bozar & CINEMATEK cinemas. Annual 4-day retropective for the Belgian film of the year from a selection of the best Dutch and French-language films, flanked by previews, special projections, debates and Q & A's, plus several screenings with guest filmmakers in attendance.
Early April, 2018 at palais de Flandre, 8 rue de la Comtesse de Flandre. 13 days, 100+ films, world premieres. Fantastic, Thriller, Science-fiction, Horror/ Cult, Underground cinema + special Fantastic Night and Midnight X-tremes screenings. Amazing shows, Make-Up Contest, Body Painting Contest, Zombie Parade, Japanimation Day, Manga Market, Cosplay Contest, Vampire Ball and more....
May 18-20, 2018 (TBC), parties, parade, brunch, culture, shopping, debates, conferences and more; 70,000 peoples at Brussels center, in the heart of Europe. The Saturday Parade starts at 2:30pm from Vertrek/ Central Station, through streets between the Bourse and Grand-Place, down rue Desquenoy to Mannken-Pis. DJs host the party until midnight at PrideVillage/ Mont des Arts. See details:
June 21-25, 2018. Music of every kind from all around the world - in the streets, concert venues and clubs all around Brussels and beyond, See website for the full program.