Biennial programme

This autumn in Mons, change your point of view ! Revelation, the second Biennial of Art and Culture of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation will be held in Mons from October, 9th to December 12th 2021.

Exhibitions | Dance | Theater | Music | Performances | Installations | Cinema | Poetic encounters | Participatory creations… There will be something for everyone!

Exhibition Fernando Botero. Beyong forms.
09.10.2021 > 30.01.2022

This autumn, for the first time in Belgium, the BAM (Beaux-Arts Mons) devotes a broad retrospective to the Colombian artist Fernando Botero !

Dance Night
07 > 10.10.21

Together, professional dancers, enthusiasts, amateurs, let's play with the codes and celebrate dance throughout the city of Mons.

Museums Night
22 & 24.10.21

With friends or family, the Museums Night will plunge visitors, young and old, into surprising and offbeat atmospheres.

Mysterious Night
29 > 31.10.2021

The Mysterious Night will lead the curious from all horizons on a journey to the heart of the most heady and enigmatic poetic forms that only the night reveals.

Digital Arts Night
20 > 28.11.2021

What if we had to choose between revelation and reason? The Night of Digital Arts reinstates the privilege of our emotions and invites contemplation.

Focus on Italian cuisine
07 > 12.12.2021

Since it is the receptacle of our memories, our emotions and our identities, Italy will be the guest of honour at this Biennial, with 2021 marking 75 years since the signing of the Coal Treaty (ECSC).

Group Reservations

The groups department of our VisitMons partner is at your service to help you prepare your group excursions or stay in Mons as part of the Biennial of Art and Culture from the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.

Visit Mons

The City of Mons and its region is brimming with architectural treasures! The many museums with a wide range of themes and a multitude of city tours will come to complete the programme of your excursion or stay in Mons during the Biennial of Art and Culture.

Where to stay?

Mons and its region have a vast array of accommodations spread throughout the territory. We help you make the right choice by giving you access to detailed and completely transparent information about our hotels, our youth hostel, our gites and guesthouses. 

Where to eat?

A repository of our memories, emotions, and identities, cooking is a haven, an art of sharing, an opportunity to celebrate, invent, and be oneself.  Gastronomy and being from Mons go hand in hand. Mons abounds with great quality restaurants for all budgets.