Summer in Leuven 2021

Summer in Leuven has become an annual tradition, with summer nights full of music. Mouth-watering food and drinks. Move to the beats of bands or take in a movie at surprising outdoor locations.

Leuven Air

01.07.2021 - 14.08.2021

Enjoy musical performances every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at a COVID-safe square reserved for events just outside the city centre.

Practical info

  • 01.07.2021 - 14.08.2021
  • Address: event square Heverlee
  • Accessibility: shuttle bus between Leuven Station & event location
  • Tickets & more information: website Leuven Air


Park Abbey

04.05 - 29.08.2021

Park Abbey is an exceptionally well preserved 12th-century heritage site on the outskirts of Leuven, surrounded by green space.

The expo ‘Divine Lightning’ is integrated into a walking route through the monastery that highlights rarely displayed art objects. The exhibition explores the Norbertine Order, from its historical roots to the present.

Practical info

  • Until 29.08.2021
  • Address: Abdij van Park 7 | 3001 Leuven


200 years Botanical Garden

From 20.06.2021

Visit one of the oldest botanical gardens of Belgium. The approximately 2.2 ha site is home to an extensive collection of trees, bushes and shrubs. In 2021, the garden celebrates its 200th birthday including walking tours.

Practical info

  • From 20.06.2021
  • Address: Kapucijnenvoer 30 | 3000 Leuven

Stay & Discover Deals

Book your Stay & Discover Deal direct at your chosen accommodation and get to know Leuven better.

Practical info

  • Until 31.12.2021, according to availability

Book now


13.08 - 15.08.2021

Circus festival with local talent, accompanied by national and international top-notch performances.

Practical info

  • 13.08 - 15.08.2021
  • Various locations in open-air
  • More information: website

Summer bar

03.07 - 31.08.2021

Come and enjoy the lovely summer weather in this cosy location, with activities for families.

Practical info

  • 03.07 - 31.08.2021
  • Stadspark

Summer movies

Enjoy a film under the stars, at original locations across the city.

Practical info

  • Various days 
  • Velodroom (next to Brusselsestraat 63) 
  • More info: website

Zomer van Sint-Pieter

Exquisite lunch concerts
01.07 - 27.08.2021

Enjoy classical masterpieces and surprising compositions, brought to you by numerous top performers. The 33 lunchtime concerts will feature primarily Belgian soloists and ensembles.

Practical info

  • 01.07 - 27.08.2021
    Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 12:15
    Except 21.07
  • 30CC/Schouwburg | Bondgenotenlaan 21, 3000 Leuven


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