Shoes & Bags Open Days - August 2023

aug. 28-29, 2023- 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

The event for every professional in shoes & bags

Do you sell shoes or leather goods? Or are you active in the world of shoes and leather goods? Then Shoes & Bags Open Days is a must go to event. Come and get inspired by all the existing exhibitors and our new brands in The Market hall. Be welcome and discover more than 600 brands to present their novelties.

Sneaker corner

Discover our sneaker corner all day long on 28/08. Learn more about the history of sneakers and discover the latest trends in customisable trainers. Explore the brands Komrads, Reebok, and DFNS as well.

Shoes & Bags Open Days ft. Centro Benelux will take place from 10 to 12 September 2023.


In addition to our own exhibitors, you can discover numerous new brands from guest exhibitors.

In The Market:

Maverick - Moleskine - Label M - Cristo - Camper - Lyle&Scott - Fred Perry - Beagles - Hide & Stitches - PE-Florence - Safety Wallet - Zebra - Garzini - Loints of Holland - Hispanitas

In showroom B200a:

Lil'Boo - GoBabyGo - Muuki - Fresk

Fashion & labels

Our tip? Come to fashion & labels on 28 August and discover the new clothing collections for the '24 summer season at the same time. This lets you know immediately which shoe and leather goods collections complete your customers’ outfits!

Catering facilities

  • Our restaurant (Atrium level A) is open from 12:00 - 15:00

  • Prefer to order a sandwich? Take-Away is open from 09:00 - 15:00

Practical info

  • The Shoes & Bags Open Days take place on 28 en 29 August from 10 am to 6 pm.

  • You can park at Parking P1 Pool (accessible via the Atomiumlaan)

How do I gain access to the event?

Are you professionally active in one of our sectors (fashion, home & living, baby & kids)? super! We would like to welcome you on your first visit with a free entrance card. Be sure to bring:

  • Your VAT number

  • A proof of your professional activity

Admission to our events is free of charge. Parking costs you €8 per day.
However, if you do not wish to wait at the reception for registration, please apply for your annual card here. Apply for your annual card and park for a whole year at €25.

Apply for you annual card
Last chance to participate as an exhibitor
  • Attend an industry-renowned event and meet 550+ Belgian shoe and bag retailers in just a few days

  • Professional booth of 25-30m² during the event

  • All-in service: ready-to-use booth, electricity, wifi, coffee,...

  • Visibility via our marketing channels: be seen by professionals from the retail business

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