Contemporary dancers, international artists and traditional Hungarian folk dancers meet every June in Budapest to celebrate the joy of dance. In addition to the many dance performances, in 2014, the carnival's program includes a Carnival Parade, scheduled for June 21st, between the Danube Promenade and Vörösmarty tér, and a spectacular gala event, scheduled for June 20th.
Over 1,000 artists, representing 12 nations, will be performing at the 9-day long event. Between June 18th and June 22nd, Vörösmarty tér will host a traditional folk art fair, as part of the carnival.
Tickets and more info on the 2014 Danube Carnival are available here.