Every month we bring you a small round up of some of the coolest events that are going on. So wherever you are in the world, you’ll always have something fun to do.
Brussels: Dour Festival
Dour by name – not by nature. The 2018 line up includes alt-J, Tyler, The Creator, Diplo, Chemical Brothers, MØ, ODESZA, Little Dragon, Mogwai, Action Bronson – and so much more. New for this year’s 30th Festival: a panormamic rooftop cocktail bar and a Relax Zone. Plus, the emblematic Wheel of Fire makes a flaming return, while a team of professional eco-hand washers sort you out after all that sticky street food. Or wait to refuel at the Radisson RED OUIBar + KTCHN!
Plaine de la machine a feu 7370 Dour
Brussels: The city beach
Brussels’ life’s a beach in summer when the area around Place Sainctelette is transformed into Bruxelles les bains – a ‘resort’ you can laze in the sun, dance, play games, catch an open-air film and enjoy an ice cream or aperitif. Stay late to meet in Archipel, the hippest, clubbing concept of summer. Or leave at sunset to admire your newly tanned body under Radisson RED’s Love Yourself lighting!
6th July – 12th August
Quai des Péniches – 1000 Brussels
Minneapolis: Independence day
Instagram the awesome, annual Independence Day celebrations on July 4 which run until well after dark – when the sky explodes into a multi-colored mass of pyrotechnics. Check the link below for all the great places to watch the spectacular firework shows happening all over town. Guests at the Radisson RED hotel can choose a local extravaganza- or explore further afield.
All over town
Minneapolis: Food truck rally
Get stuck into a selection of scrumptious street food as the Minnesota food truck association – with meals on wheels – hosts the annual food truck rally. The 2018 theme is Around The World – and no two trucks will be the same. Sounds come from a number of live bands at the iconic Able Seed house and Brewery – less than 10 minutes from from Radisson RED.
Able Seedhouse and Brewery, 1121 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413
Switch onto the Minneapolis Aquatennial and join Minnesota’s largest torchlight parade. Or Ooh! and Ahh! at Target Fireworks – one of the US’s largest annual displays. Pre-Fireworks Festivities include food trucks, live music and much more. And all event venues are easily reached from the Radisson RED.
21- 28th July
All over town
Glasgow: TRNSMT festival
A killer line up takes the stage at the 2018 TRNSMT – Scotland’s biggest, most exciting music festival. Tune into banging tunes and DJ sets – with names like The Killers, Arctic Monkeys and Queen + Adam Lambert on this second weekend. Join the locals as the world watches on with envy. Then party on down at the up-there RED Sky Bar.
Glasgow: Pride festival
Get loud and proud: help swell the thousands who line the streets for Pride Glasgow – Scotland’s largest festival of LGBTI celebration. The 2018 line-up includes Tom Urie, GBX, and Lasgo V Ian Van Dahl and Mel C. Other features include a Pride Market, a youth space and family area, plus a new event at the amazing Kelvingrove Bandstand – and a dog show. Remember, your waggy tailed friend is welcome at the Radisson RED.
July 14 -15
Cape Town: Art show Safari
Fantastic free-range fun for culture vultures! Cape Town’s city galleries stay open until 9pm – or later – on the first Thursday of every month. And there’s no charge! Go where you like, see what you want. Soak up some great art and events while exploring the vibrant city centre from your base at the Radisson RED, brilliantly located next to the Zeitz MOCAA museum.
Thursday July 5th
All over town