Fri 3 Jul - Mon 31 Aug

Concerts in the Garden

A musical summer full of young talent
3 Jul
31 Aug

The pop-up concerts are included in the general Botanic Garden ticket. This ticket gives you access to the entire Botanic garden.

Book your ticket here

Every day from 1 July to 30 August you can enjoy a pop-up corona proof concert of classical music, light music or contemporary dance. Enjoy these delightful staycation activities during your walk in the Garden. During weekdays the concerts take place at 4 pm, on Saturday at 5.30 pm and on Sunday at 11.30 am. The concert tent will be located near the Castle on the FedOS expo "Natura Inspiratus" art route. The Saturday concerts are piano recitals performed on a beautiful grand piano provided by Pianos Maene, and will take place in the Castle.


  • the duration of a concert is maximum 45 minutes
  • there are a number of seats, you can also just stand
  • the seats can NOT be reserved
  • From Wednesday 29 July, face masks will be mandatory at events, both indoors and outdoors, including under the tent. 
  • TIP! Bring a blanket and lay down on the grass (for the concerts in the tent)

The concert schedule can be found below:


Friday 14 August 2020, 4 pm

Mona Verhas, Violin solo

Saturday 15 August 2020, 5:30 pm

Volpe Trio, Jazz trio (piano, contrabass, drum)

Sunday 16 August 2020, 11:30 am

Jeffrey Schoenaers & Gilles Noël, Duo modern dance

Monday 17 August 2020, 4 pm

Dinar, Light music

Tuesday 18 August 2020, 4 pm

Samuel Cooremans Trio, Jazz light

Wednesday 19 August 2020, 4 pm

Ruben Laureys, Guitar solo

Thursday 20 August 2020, 4 pm

Kurt Bertels & Daphne Vandemeulebroucket, Saxophine & Harp

Friday 21 August 2020, 4 pm

Les Deux Amis, Guitar duo

Saturday 22 August 2020, 5:30 pm

Eleonore Kalengayi, Piano

Sunday 23 August 2020, 11:30 am

Mooni Van Tichel, Modern dance

Monday 24 August 2020, 4 pm

Féileacán, Violin duo folk

Tuesday 25 August 2020, 4 pm

Stella & Pieter, Jazz piano + vocals

Wednesday 26 August 2020, 4 pm

Gordon Fantini, Bassoon

Thursday 27 August 2020, 4 pm

Jérémie & Daniel , Tenor sax + bandoneon

Friday 28 August 2020, 4 pm

Saxilicious, Sax quartet + drums

Saturday 29 August 2020, 5:30 pm

Bram de Looze, piano

Sunday 30 August 2020, 11:30 am

Emma Helena Dieltiens, Modern dance