The Carillon Festival
Every Saturday this summer, the 49 bells of the Saint-Julien church will be rung by guest bell-ringers, some of whom come from far away.
They will ring to the tune of traditional melodies as well as jazz, classical music, and tunes composed specially for the occasion.
- 1st - Pascaline Flamme,
- 8th - Cathy Vermeulen (France),
- 15th - Gilles Lerouge (France),
- 22nd - Charles Dairay (France) 3pm,
- 29th - Bernard Michel (France).
- 3rd - Alfred Lesecq (France),
- 10th - Joey Brink (USA),
- 17th - Chantal Mollet,
- 24th - Jean-Claude Molle 5:40pm,
- 31st- Tom Van Peer.
Concerts take place from 4:30pm to 5:30pm (except on 22 June when they take place from 3:30pm to 4:30pm and the 24 August when they start at 5:40pm).
Discover the Carillon Festival in pictures!
To listen to the chimes in peace away from the noises of the city you can take a seat in the courtyard of the Maison des Géants (the Tourist Office on Rue de Pintamont).
For more information, please contact the Tourist Office on 068 26 51 70.
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