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January, 2017


Eco-Festival ‘CONSCIENZA 2017’ lands at HIPPODROME TONGEREN, an exceptional indoor and outdoor setting overlooking the horse track

CONSCIENZA·SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2017 Hippodrome isn’t the kind of place you associate with vegan food and eco-themed manifestations – this year’s ‘Conscienza’ lands exactly there to challenge expectations! Participants and guests will experience the second edition of our eco-happening in an airy 500-square meter space, which features a 50-meter long floor-to-ceiling window with spectacular view of the horse track. Founded and mainly functioning as a horserace venue, ‘Hippodrome Tongeren’ now acts as a space for “unconventional art experiences”. The historic building hosts irregular events to draw alternative crowd. One ofRead More

Our new film project “TONGEREN IN SHOTS” is taking off in February 2017

Tongeren, commonly perceived as the oldest town in Belgium, was founded by the Romans some 2000 years ago. Today, Tongeren is a developing multi-cultural and mixed-class area. Inhabited by strikingly pretty medieval streets, bicycle-happy locals and cheery antique Sunday market, it’s no surprise that visitors flock here year after year. The diverse Roman, Celtic, and Flemish heritage has made the city an epicentre for old-school parades, religious celebrations and antique happenings. That is why, it is no surprise that for the majority of outsiders Tongeren is thought of as ‘theRead More