Christmas Market

The Christmas Market

With 270 wood chalets along the 1.5-mile route, the Winter Wonders Christmas market is the perfect mix of tradition and innovation, offering the ideal opportunity to (re)discover Brussels in winter.

The Christmas tree

This year’s Christmas tree, the highlight of Winter Wonders, is being provided to Brussels City Hall by the Wallonia Region and is PEFC certified (*). The tree is a common spruce (picea abies) from the Osthertogenwald estate in Eupen and stands at over seventy feet …

Ice rink

The ice rink and Place de la Monnaie

Once more this year, the ice rink and its village will be open for everyone to enjoy until Sunday 7 January, the last day of the school holidays, a week after Winter Wonders closes on 31 December. Skaters will be supervised by expert staff there to help the public on the ice …

The Big Wheel

Winter Wonders’ unmissable attraction will offer spectacular views of Brussels at its Christmas best and the fairytale lights in the city centre. 42 capsules will welcome visitors. The Big Wheel will also include a capsule specially equipped for disabled people …

Andréa’s merry-go-rounds

Over the years, these magical merry-go-rounds have become an unmissable attraction. Giant chameleons, winged horses, seahorses… their fantastical characters, which are entirely handmade, will bring little ones a spectacular introduction to the wonderful world of Jules Verne …

The Slalom

An essential part of any visit to Winter Wonders, which will delight everyone once more …

For little ones

Winter is coming and like every year, the Early Childhood team is preparing to welcome its youngest visitors! The ninth annual event will be held on Wednesdays and at weekends from 29 November to 27 December, with activities tailored to very young kids and their parents …