cultural, social and business events to explore, grow, connect, and enjoy life
Merry Little Christmas
Thu 12th Dec 7:30pm
The time has a come to gather together for a lovely Christmas dinner party at our cosy place! Old and new friends, bring a Christmas dish to share on our festive buffet table, enjoy some drinks at our bar, and if you wish try your luck – a tombola with beautiful prizes is gonna close the night!
Sun 8th Dec 2pm
December has come, and so the crafty season! From gift wrapping through biscuits baking, greeting cards drawing and decorations making, join a crafty Sunday afternoon at Bon Jour to get your hands dirty, relax yourself, a turn this Christmas into a creative and handmade one! 100% fun guaranteed.
Thu 5th Dec 7:30pm
Almost Christmas! Join the Bon Jour community for a tour in the festive streets of the city center: plunge yourself into the magic of the holiday season with the lights of the Grand Place, get lost in one of the biggest Christmas Market of Europe, and don’t go home without enjoying some mulled wine and traditional food with us 😉
Christmas Beer Tasting
Thu 28th Nov 7:30pm
As the days get colder and the nights longer, we teamed up with award-winning beer writer Eoghan Walsh, founder of Brussels Beer City, to jump-start the holiday season with an evening celebrating Belgium’s Christmas beer tradition! Join us and drink to good cheer, with a selection of Belgium’s best Christmas drinks.
Let’s talk about: Press Relations
Tue 26th Nov 7:00pm
When launching a new business, product or service, press relations represent an important lever to activate, either you are a solo entrepreneur, an artist, a small company or a big organisation. But how do they work? Join the free conference with our expert Vanessa Gohy to understand how to use press relations to amplify your communications, either by yourself or via an agency.
From Italy To You: Opening Party
Wed 20th Nov 7:30pm
From Italy To You is the project by Italian designers and artisans Gaia Segattini and Daniela Diletti to bring Made in Italy to Belgium through a traveling pop-up store featuring a new wave of independent brands standing out for creativity, high quality and sustainability. Join their launch party and discover their creations at Bon Jour!
Sat 26th Oct 11am
Dreaming of a well-picked minimalist wardrobe that allows you to get more outfits with less clothing, time and stress? Join Jelena from Sustainable Stylist, and learn how to select, mix and match the right clothes to create a minimalist and sustainable wardrobe which highlights your own personal style, and helps you reduce your impact on the environment.
Drink Around #2
Thu 24th Oct 7:30pm
Afterwork drinks are a great way for our members to get together and meet new faces in a laid-back and friendly atmosphere! With “Drink Around”, we propose every month to meet in a different spot in Brussels, so that you can discover every time a new great bar and neighbourhood! Once you register, you’ll receive the name and address of the bar a few days before the event.
Bon Soir – Community Dinner
Wed 16th Oct 7:30pm
Bon Soir is a community dinner periodically hosted at Bon Jour, to let people meet and network together while enjoying great food prepared by participants from all over the world. The principle is easy: every participant is aked to bring one dish to share on the table, according to the theme of dinner. The drinks are kindly offered by Bon Jour. The participation to the dinner is free of charge, and everybody is welcome!
The theme for this dinner is CHILDHOOD.
Hike in the High Fens
Sunday 13th Oct 8am
The nature park of the High Fens is one of the most beautiful spots in the Country and hikers’ paradise. The park covers over 4,000 hectares, just next to the German border. The area is characterised by a vast natural diversity. Fens, forest, meadows, rivers and little waterfalls… We will be hiking through one of the most beautiful parts of Belgium.
Fuelling for Energy
Tue 8th Oct 7:30pm
Are you waking up exhausted even after a full night’s rest? Feeling hangry and watching the clock until it’s time for lunch? Get ready for a serious energy boost! Join the evening event with nutritionist and Bon Jour member Heather Gorham and learn how to structure your nutrition habits to get more abundant and consistent energy during your day.
Bon Jour 4th Birthday Party
Sat 28th Sep 6pm-11pm
Bon Jour is turning 4 and it’s time to celebrate! Join us on a special night for a few drinks, good music and homemade food. Hope to see you there! 🙂
Climate Banners Workshop
Thu 19th Sep 7pm
Bon Jour joins the Global Climate Strike taking place in Brussels on Friday 20, and invites you to do the same! Freelancers, entrepreneurs, digital nomads.. for one afternoon, take a break from your work and show your support to our planet!
In preparation for the strike, we open our doors and invite everyone to get creative: join us to prepare your own banner to carry in the streets! The event is free and is animated by Bon Jour member and environmentalist Till Ehrmann.
Photo Portrait Session
Thu 19th Sep 9am-6pm
A photo session of professional headshots is organised at Bon Jour with Amsterdam-based photographer Marco Tiberio. At the end of the session (30 min), you’ll choose 3 portraits to edit, that you could use on your CV, Linkedin, blog, website & more. The session is free of charge for members, and paid for non-members.
Wed 18th September 7:30pm
Jérémy, entrepreneur, Bon Jour member, and whisky lover, is currently working on a new whisky-related business project. On Wed 18 Sep he’s organising at Bon Jour a tasting to meet other amateurs and share with you his passion.
Whether you are a beginner or an expert, join him to taste 3 single malt whiskiesand find out more about this fascinating universe!