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Since 1969, EUROPALIA has organized 25 festivals:

69 Italy - 71 Netherlands - 73 Great-Britain - 75 France - 77 Federal Republic of Germany - 80 Belgium - 82 Greece - 85 Spain - 87 Austria - 89 Japan - 91 Portugal - 93 Mexico - 96 Horta - 98 Czech Republic- 99 Hungaria - 2000 Brussels - 2001 Poland - 2002 Bulgaria - 2003 Italy - 2005 Russia - 2007 Europe - 2009 China - 2011 Brazil - 2013 India - 2015 Turkey

Why apply?  

Advantages for a guest country to participate in an EUROPALIA festival :

• Spectacular public relations and cultural diplomacy in the capital
  of Europe, home to the European institutions

• Opportunity to promote the guest country’s culture in Belgium,
  mainly in Brussels, and in surrounding countries

• High Patronage of the Belgian Royal Family

• Prestige of the name EUROPALIA, who has acquired in fourty five years,
  the reputation of being one of the most prestigious multidisciplinary festivals in the country

• Local collaboration with an expert team as well as privileged contacts in the Belgian arts and culture sphere

• High level contacts with Belgian and European cultural, economic and political decision makers

• Opening towards interesting collaborations in various areas

• Co-financing of the festival by Belgian public and private instances

• Wide media coverage, national and international

• Promotion of tourism in the guest countryAction spectaculaire de relations

How to apply ?

Contact :

Julie Erler
Assistant General Administration
julie.erler@europalia.eu
T dir+32 (0)2 504 91 20