The Belgian Heritage Center is a wonderful location for experiencing Belgian culture through one of our community events or to host an event of your own.

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December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

Our recent newsletter includes an update on our activities and events.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please send your mailing address to


The newsletter is at the PDF link below - please give it a minute or so to load.  Enjoy!

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Margaret Draize Customs and Cookbook is back!

Margaret Draize Customs and Cookbook is back!

Starts: November 25, 2019 at 5:34 pm
Ends: December 31, 2019 at 5:34 pm

Thanks to a generous gift by the family of Ivan and Margaret Draize, BHC has been able to reprint this extremely popular book.  It is a wonderful collection of stories, customs and recipes from the Belgian community in the US and in Belgium.  This treasure of Belgian heritage is available exclusively through BHC. Contact if you are interested in obtaining a copy.
Thank you, Kermiss sponsors!

Thank you, Kermiss sponsors!

Starts: December 1, 2019
Ends: December 31, 2019

The Kermiss was a great day of Belgian tradition.  Our sincere thanks to our many volunteers, sponsors and donors who make the event possible.  A special thanks to all who joined us on a beautiful day to celebrate our heritage! For a complete list of sponsors and donors, please click the link below.
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2020 Events - Save the Dates

2020 Events - Save the Dates

Starts: April 26, 2020 at 11:00 am
Ends: October 4, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Please plan to join us:

  • April 26 - Bread & Booyah
  • June 28 - Waffle Breakfast
  • August 16 - Kermiss
  • October TBD - Hunters Raffle
  • October 3 & 4 - Great Fire (Peshtigo Fire) Remembrance
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The Belgian Heritage Center is a perfect church-like setting for weddings and wakes/funerals. The Belgian Heritage Center is also available for rental for private events such as meetings, conferences and family reunions.

Traditional Belgian food and a Belgian Heritage presentation are available on request. For more information call Sue Havel at 920-493-2789 or email

Contact Information

Belgian Heritage Center
1255 County DK/PO Box 173
Brussels, Wisconsin 54204
920-825-1199 or 920-825-1328

Hours of Operation

The Belgian Heritage Center is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May through October. We are also open throughout the year by appointment - please contact us at least one week in advance of your visit.