Events & Programmes
Budapest Wine Festival06 September 2018 - 09 September 2018
Every September tens of thousands of people visit Buda castle to celebrate wine at Hungary's greatest wine festival. Hundreds of exhibitors present their wines from all around Hungary and even from a few foreign countries. Even if you are not the wine expert, the ambience and the festival programs will guarantee an unforgettable time spent in Budapest.
Budapest Summer Festival09 June 2018 - 31 August 2018
We're talking about no less than Hungary's most versatile festival hosting more international artists than ever this year delivering a high-quality cultural programme for all distinguished guests who come to town between June and the end of August. Just like in previous years, the choice will be yours as we present great productions in a wide array of genres featuring world stars from every continent performing on Hungary's most impressive open air stage.
"Vingardium Borliget" - Wine Festival31 August 2018 - 01 September 2018
Vingardium is organizing a family-friendly relaxing wine festival where everyone can find something of interest, regardless of age. People really liked it last year, so we hope to see even more of you this time, with an expanded three-day program of exquisite food, wine, and playful activities full of children’s laughter. Nonstop entertainment will be provided by some of the most superb live bands, some of which are widely known, some are up and coming.
Art Market Budapest11 October 2018 - 14 October 2018
Set up across a maze of viewing space, a vast collection of contemporary paintings, sculptures, installations and photos entices art aficionados to browse, buy or just view pieces displayed by prominent local and international galleries.
Pig Slaughter and Sausage Festival12 October 2018 - 14 October 2018
This peculiar Hungarian countryside tradition encourages a carnivorous urban crowd make a pilgrimage to District XIV. While observing the tradition of pig-slaughtering, festival visitors can sample many varieties of pork-based dishes, including local paprika-spiced sausage and paper-thin slices of smoked ham. A shot (or more) of pálinka should help digest hefty meals.
33rd Wizz Air Budapest Half Marathon09 September 2018
The biggest half marathon in Central Europe on the 2nd Sunday of September. Participating in the half marathon is essentially a running sightseeing tour of the beautiful Budapest. The course leads through the centre of the city, down the famous Andrassy Boulevard and across the Chain Bridge. Admire the view of the Buda Castle from the Danube banks and marvel in the panorama of Pest as well as Europe’s third largest Parliament building! Run the 21 km individually or with your friends in a team of two or three.
33rd Budapest Spar Marathon06 October 2018 - 07 October 2018
The Budapest Marathon is part of a 2-day festival all about running. On Sunday the focus is on the marathon, however, you may also run a 30 km, a marathon in a team of 2 or 4, or a 10 km. While on Saturday the focus is on shorter distances for the less experienced runners. Along the course there will be refreshments every 3to 4 kilometers and of course continuous medical supervision.
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