Every two years, Brussels becomes home to Europalia, one of the continent’s most important arts and culture festivals.
Since 1969 the Europalia festival takes over Brussels and the surrounding cities. It is a multidisciplinary event which involves all forms of visual and performative arts. It is also a cosmopolitan and inclusive event: usually, each edition of this festival presents the culture of another country or region of the world. So far, Europalia has focused on coutnries such as Portugal, Japan, Italy, Mexico and Turkey.