Buda Island lies between the arms of the river Leie, offering plenty for artistically-minded visitors to the city. This entertainment-rich district of Kortrijk includes such distractions as the Buda Tower; a platform for artists of all sorts to do what they do best. The Budascoop cinema offers the chance to enjoy the best non-commercial films. Broel 6 offers a varied exhibition programme of contemperary visual arts. In the Budapark, people of all ages can relax in the beautiful setting of the Leie river. In July and August, the Buda park turns into a beach with a sunbathing area. The former De Smet - De Jaegere textile factory has been converted into a creative space known as the Buda Factory. This space will become the factory of the future, a place where designers, artists, students and entrepreneurs will work side-by-side.