Every month we bring you a small round up of some of the coolest events that are happening around the globe so wherever you are in the world, you’ll always have something fun to do. These are on our hot list for June.
Brussels: Brussels International Film Festival
Cannes and Venice?? Sooooo yesterday! An exciting NEW International Fim Festival launches this month. The first-ever Brussels International Film Festival is a city-wide, star studded movie party, including master classes, retrospectives and open air screenings designed to celebrate cinema – and buzzing Brussels itself. Uber-central Radisson RED Brussels is the pitch perfect base to take in all the action.
20 – 30th June
Briff village, Boulevard Anspach – 1000 Bruxelles
Fee: Pass €30, Single ticket €8,75
Brussels: Swap Party
The fabulous Radisson RED Brussels fundraising Swap Party offers the perfect chance to refresh your wardrobe, bookshelf or vinyl. Drop your pre-loved items at RED before June 26. In exhange, you’ll get tokens to ‘spend’ at the party. Or just come along on June 28 – with a bag – and buy stuff. Money raised will support the global kids’ charity, SOS Children’s Villages. Un-swapped items will be donated to Les Petits Riens, to help fight poverty in Belgium.
28th June From 3 pm
RadissonRED Brussels, Rue d’idalie 35 – 1050 Brussel
Minneapolis: Rock The Garden
1 day, 2 stages, 8 bands. Overlooking the iconic Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. With an epic view of the cityscape. The monster line up at Rock The Garden 2018 includes Father John Misty, Feist, Nikki Lane, U.S. Girls and Low Cut Connie. Link up with friendly locals at the Radisson RED OUIBar+KTCHN and discover how summer in the Twin Cities truly kicks off with this must-do outdoor music festival at the Walker Art Centre.
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Minneapolis
Line up: Father John Misty, Feist, Nikki Lane, U.S. Girls and Low Cut Connie
Fee: $ 74
Cape Town: International Day of Yoga
Salute the sun and help a child… Join 2000 new flexible friends in Cape Town’s Convention Centre to celebrate yoga with a range of workshops – and raise funds for charity. Take your own yoga mat/beach towel. And b-r-e-a-t-h-e… Free entrance – with donations to Earth Child Project. And the brilliant Radisson RED Roof space is the perfect place to wind down afterwards with a few open-air stretches.
The Cape Town International Convention Centre, Convention Square, 1 Lower Long St, CBD, Cape Town.
Fee: Free donation between R50 and R500
Cape Town: Faestival Cape Town
Catch up with the crowd that has made the Cape Town Night Feast a cool, mid-winter tradition! Join the action at The Woodstock Exchange – one of the city’s best loved locations. Dance and entrance your taste buds in a unique urban celebration of music, food and design. All night. All local. Get in the mood with a sundowner – catching the awesome view of Table Mountain – at the Radisson RED Cape Town.
The Woodstock Exchange 66 – 68 Albert Road, Woodstock, Cape Town.
Fee: R 150,00
Glasgow: Sole Bloc Sneaker and Lifestyle Festival
The perfect pair of kicks are an essential part of city living. And SOLE BLOC is Scotland’s first sneaker & lifestyle festival, aimed at thousands of footwear fans on the trail of rare, premium sneakers from the UK’s biggest private sellers and retailers. Plus, lifestyle brands, great street food, beers and a graffiti event. Kit yourself out – then hot foot it back to the buzz of the Radisson RED Glasgow.
SWG3 Warehouse, 100 Eastvale Pl, Glasgow.
Fee: Standard £5, entrance + bbq £15
Glasgow: International Jazz Festival
Take in this seismic city’s summer soundtracks during the 5-day Glasgow International Jazz Festival with 50 shows and more than 250 musicians. Headliner Mr Jukes is all about old-school R&B and golden age hip-hop – which almost makes you forget that he is the frontman of Bombay Bicycle Club. Others to watch are bona fide Blues and Jazz legend, Georgie Fame with his Family Trio and Orchestre Poly-Rythmo, all on stage at the iconic Old Fruitmarket in West End. Soak up a sunset over the Clyde before you go – with a cocktail in the Red Sky Bar.
20 – 24th June
All over Glasgow
Entrance: between £ 10 – £ 25 per concert