Retrorama Festival,
vintage event of the year!

Retrorama is a unique opportunity to go back in time and relive the glorious 30’s, swinging sixties, sexy disco seventies or pop eighties during a whole weekend exclusively devoted to vintage. Come and enjoy an overview of half a century of trends ranging from music and look, to graphic design and advertising…

Retrorama is THE vintage event of the year. Discover a giant market bursting at the seams with clothes & accessories, decoration & furniture, vehicles, watches, jewellery, vinyl records, toys… to a musical programme spreading on two stages throughout the whole weekend.

Countless animations will punctuate this festival, giving the event a unique character: concerts, shows, workshops for children and adults, dancing lessons, retro restaurant and much, much more. The family targeted audience will be taken back in time in a festive, convivial atmosphere.

Retrorama Festival,
vintage event of the year!

Retrorama is a unique opportunity to go back in time and relive the glorious 30’s, swinging sixties, sexy disco seventies or pop eighties during a whole weekend exclusively devoted to vintage. Come and enjoy an overview of half a century of trends ranging from music and look, to graphic design and advertising…

Retrorama is THE vintage event of the year. Discover a giant market bursting at the seams with clothes & accessories, decoration & furniture, vehicles, watches, jewellery, vinyl records, toys… to a musical programme spreading on two stages throughout the whole weekend.

Countless animations will punctuate this festival, giving the event a unique character: concerts, shows, workshops for children and adults, dancing lessons, retro restaurant and much, much more. The family targeted audience will be taken back in time in a festive, convivial atmosphere.

Mobilorama

Lovers of fine fenders, non-electronic mechanics, fuel volutes and distressed leathers will fall for Retrorama’s impressive selection of vintage cars, scooters, motorbikes and bicycles on show or for sale for the duration of three days entirely dedicated to Vintage Classics & Old-timers. Enamel plates, chrome grills, pumps, lights, accessories, racing clothing, badges, pins, army stock, Vespa, Harley, Lambretta, Ducatti, choose your ride and be quick about it!

Workshops

Our retro DIY space will offer participants (after registration) to discover or perfect yesteryear’s sewing, knitting or tinkering techniques. Let your creativity flow freely and give another life to objects.

Collectors Corner

This exclusive space will be dedicated to passionate collectors of rare, precious and symbolical objects. Antique jewellery, art pieces & watch collectors passionate for rare, precious and symbolic objects will find a unique selection and pieces.

Tea Time!

Before or after a bit of shopping, there’s nothing better than relaxing with a nice cup of tea or coffee and some assorted sweet treats in a resolutely vintage tearoom where everything, absolutely everything – furniture – from the "Petits Riens" – , decoration and crockery – is for sale, ready to take home with you!

Kids Playground

Children also deserve their own little bit of heaven. Watch their eyes light up as they play with vintage toys or participate to didactic workshops under the reassuring supervision of animators. During that time, parents will be able to enjoy a quiet shopping spree.

Lunabar

A space entirely dedicated to old toys will be practically located next to a bar offering a wide selection of beers, making t a perfect play area for everyone’s inner child. Boys will be boys! Can you think of anything better than a fresh pint around a game of table football or pinball machine?

Restorama

Our menu bursts to the seams with traditional recipes, organic finger food and other delights in the «Retrorama Diner». Our «COCKTAIL BAR» on the 1st floor boasts an unparalleled view over the market, proving the perfect setting to sit back and browse through our cocktail menu before choosing. All served by one of Europe’s leading barmen. A great show for eyes and taste buds alike

Beauty Case

For men and women in need of a little «me time», there is one trendy activity that systematicaly proves successful: the vintage hair & beauty area. Men will sigh with pleasure as they sit back in the barber’s chair while makeup artists and hairdressers will give ladies the opportunity of showing off a Retrorama total vintage look. Once preened, visitors will set off with a memorable «Harcourt Studio»-style digital souvenir photo.

Retromarket

Discover hundreds of vintage treasures, branded garments, all passionately restored, some even new. Browse through evening dresses, tight suits, panther print in all its versions. Vintage clothing, accessories and furniture dealers and designers will set up pop-up stalls in a retro atmosphere, unpacking their treasure troves and creating as many thematic areas. Stroll through 3000 square meters of history and discover the eras’ styles, fashion and lifestyle.

Comic Strip Boulevard

Marvel & Co, figurines, stickers for sale or to exchange and buy: at Retrorama, comic strip lovers will find their heart’s content in the rich universe of superheroes filled with colours and great stories. For connaisseurs only!

CineRetro

Come and have the opportunity to see different video loops: dozens of tributes to legendary actors and actresses from the 50's to 80's, a selection of iconic trailers from the 1950 to 1980 decades, famous car chases, famous couples (Delon/Romy, Bardot/Vadim, Birkin/Gainsbourg, Burton/Taylor,), the Nouvelle Vague in cinema (Truffaut, Godard, Demy,), top TV-ads (including a selection of commercials featuring celebrities), loops of films featuring singers and groups (the Stones, the Beatles, Elvis, Johnny, ...), TV-series credits, famous "sporting moments",  fashion, etc.… In short: an avalanche of cult images that marked the collective imagination of the 4 "Retrorama" decades!

Publirama

Relive 50 years of society – often utopic, sometimes realist, but always interesting – through old magazines, catalogues, film posters, ads, old newspapers and art pieces.

Music, shows & concerts

Music lovers will find their hearts’ desire in an entirely dedicated space. To the ravishingly sweet sound of a blend of old and new classics. Brussels Expo will be the stage for live music and original dance routines and animations and other unique performers. 

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