Budapest by Tag: "Entertainment"

Budapest Opera House

Why visit: history, architecture, world-class opera, guided tours, Andrássy Avenue A Brief History of Budapest Opera House more

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Budapest Broadway

Why visit: art, culture, entertainment, cafés, restaurants Things to Do and See Around Budapest's Broadway The more

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Budapest Academy of Music

Why visit: music, entertainment, art, culture, Art Nouveau architecture A Brief History of the Academy of Music The Academy more

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National Theatre

The National Theatre is a showcase of Hungarian artists and stage directors. Traditional theatre classics, contemporary plays and adaptations more

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Uránia National Movie Theatre

Uránia was built in the 1880s as a music and dance hall. The building is a combination more

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Palace of Arts

The Palace of Arts (Művészetek Palotája or MÜPA in Hungarian), the new more

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Trafó Gallery

Why visit: contemporary arts Getting there: Take the Subway (M3) to Ferenc körút Trafó more

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Budapest Theatres & Concert Halls

Drama buffs won't be disappointed in Budapest's entertainment options, as the theatre arts and classical music are more

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2015/2016 Opera Performances

A performance at the Budapest Opera is a fantastic experience and it won't break the bank. Below you' more

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Budapest Movie Theatres

You can get your Hollywood fix in Budapest, as the city's mainstream cinemas always have a vast selection more

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Puppet Theatre

Have you ever been to a puppet show? Budapest has a long tradition in puppetry. The Puppet Theater (Bá more

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Budapest Municipal Circus

Are you afraid of clowns? Located within City Park, the Municipal Circus (Fővárosi Nagycirkusz) traces its more

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Ruin Pubs, a Budapest Specialty

Old buildings revived to fulfill a new mission Ruin Pubs ('rom kocsma' in Hungarian, literally: pub in a ruin) more

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New Year’s Eve Opera Gala

The New Year's Eve celebration at the famous Budapest Opera House is a popular event and every year more

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Gala Concert of the 100-Member Gipsy Band

It has become a holiday-season tradition for the 100-Member Gipsy Band to perform a gala concert on December 30th more

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Budapest Christmas Market

Each year, from the end of November to the end of December, Vörösmarty Square is more

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JazzForum Budapest

JazzForum Budapest, formerly known as MOL Budapest Jazz Festival, is a prestigious event, from the birthplace of Bartók, more

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St. Stephen’s Day

August 20th is the greatest national holiday for Hungarians, celebrated with day-long festivities followed by spectacular fireworks throughout the more

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Dance Bazaar

Every summer Castle Hill is giving home to a series of dance nights organized by the National Dance Theatre more

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Vajdahunyadvár Summer Festival

The Vajdahunyadvár Summer Festival is a festival of classical music, swing, klezmer as well as traditional Hungarian more

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Budafest is a popular summer event celebrating classical music, opera and ballet. Budapest traditionally holds its concert season between more

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The Night of the Museums

Have a sleepover with history; spend the night at Budapest's museums and find out if museums really do more

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Danube Carnival

Contemporary dancers, international artists and traditional Hungarian folk dancers meet every June in Budapest to celebrate the joy of more

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National Gallop

National Gallop is an annual cultural event celebrating Hungarian equestrian traditions. It's a horse race reviving Hungarian military more

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Budapest Summer Festival

Open-air theater performances, musicals, dance shows, kids’ programs and several concerts are held every summer (June-July-August) during the more

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Budapest Spring Wine & Jazz Festival

In 2011 the annual Spring Wine & Jazz Festival, the 6th in the row, will be held at the main more

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Budapest Spring Festival

Pulling together the best in classical music, opera, jazz and folk music, this annual festival is the largest cultural more

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Budapest Opera Ball

The 2012 Budapest Opera Ball has been cancelled. Following the traditions, the Budapest Opera Ball is held annually on the more

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Titanic International Filmfest

The Titanic Filmfest is the biggest international film festival in Hungary. The most outstanding, daring and innovative movie of more

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Hungarian Film Week (Magyar Filmszemle)

The Hungarian Film Week (Magyar Filmszemle) is a showcase of Hungarian cinema. Feature films, short films, documentaries, animations and more

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A Night Out in Budapest

Don’t leave your inner party animal at home for your Budapest vacation – the city is well more

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Gödör Klub

Gödör Klub is a cultural workshop attracting a diverse crowd. They offer everything from rock more

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Holdudvar is a summer-only restaurant, bar, art gallery and open-air cinema located in the southeast corner of Margaret Island ( more

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Bartók Memorial House

Why visit: music history, art & culture The former house of Béla Bartók (1881-1945), a more

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Hungarian Cinema

If you’re a fan of art movies, you will appreciate the Hungarian film scene While Hungarian films more

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Liszt 2011

Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of Liszt’s Birth 2011 is dedicated to Ferenc Liszt (1811-1886) the celebrated Hungarian piano virtuoso, more

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11 Reasons to Visit Budapest in 2011

Get ready for an exciting year in Budapest 2011 is shaping up to be another great year to visit Budapest. more

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Wagner in Budapest Opera Festival

The Palace of Arts presents its critically acclaimed sell-out concert series of Wagner’s work: The Ring of more

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Night of Baths

Enjoy a party filled evening in one of Budapest's famous thermal baths. Five of the city's most more

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Foie Gras Festival

The Foie Gras Festival (Libamáj Fesztivál) is a unique culinary event held in Budapest. In more

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Palace Quarter Picnic (Palota Piknik)

Palace Quarter Picnic (Palota Piknik) introduces the diversity of the 8th District trough wine, food and culture. Ten well more

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Budai Gourmet - Gourmet Festival

Gourmet Festival (formerly known as Budai Gourmet) is a gastro festival brought to you by the people behind Sziget more

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Czech Beer Festival in Budapest

The annual Czech Beer Festival (Cseh Sörnapok) in Budapest, the 7th in a row, brings Czech breweries more

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Summer in Budapest - Live from the ‘Duna Party’

In the summertime Budapest comes alive with a plethora of festivals and outdoor events. The 'Duna Party', this year' more

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Ötkert opened in the summer of 2010 and it soon became one of the hottest party places in Budapest. more

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Újbuda Jazz Festival

The Újbuda Jazz Fesztivál was created in 2005 as an annual event to celebrate Újbuda, Budapest' more

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Royal Fair on Király utca

Note: this event has been cancelled for 2014 'Királyi Vásár' the Royal Fair on more

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Live from the 2011 Budapest International Wine Festival

Celebrating 20 years of great vintages in Budapest Hungarians are passionate about wine. Did you know that Hungary has 22 wine more

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Sweet Photos from the Budapest Chocolate & Candy Festival

This weekend Mark visited the first ever Chocolate and Candy Festival held in Buda Castle. If you have a more

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Mika Tivadar Mulató

The Mika Tivadar Mulató opened its doors in the summer of 2011. The place was named after Tivadar Mika, more

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Doboz (which means box in English) has all the characteristics of a Ruin Pub, but according to its owners more

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Live From the Budapest Christmas Market

Budapest’s annual Christmas market on Vörösmarty tér is once again the more

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Műjégpálya Reopens in Budapest

Műjégpálya, the ice rink in City Park (Városliget), first opened to the more

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New Year’s Concerts in Budapest

It has long been a tradition to start the New Year with classical concerts around the world. The New Year' more

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Unique Budapest

Unique Budapest, a team of authentic, young and enthusiastic local guides, reveals the many faces of Budapest with a more

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Budapest International Circus Festival

The Budapest International Circus Festival, held every two years, features world class artists and acrobats. It's a celebration more

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Farsang, Carnival Season in Hungary

In Hungary the carnival season (Farsang) that precedes Lent, starts on Epiphany (January 6th) and it ends on Ash Wednesday more

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12 Reasons to Visit Budapest in 2012

2012 promises to be another exciting year to visit Budapest. With its festivals and events, history and culture, emerging design scene, more

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Akvárium Klub

Akvárium Klub is a new cultural center for arts, entertainment and nightlife in Erzsébet té more

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Danube Day

The Danube Day is an annual international event celebrated in 14 countries that are connected through the Danube river system. more

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Easter in Buda Castle

Easter in Buda Castle (Budavári Húsvéti Sokadalom), is a three-day long celebration that more

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The Water Tower on Margaret Island Reopens

The octagonal water tower on Margaret Island, built in Art Nouveau style in 1911, is becoming the newest must-see attraction more

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Festival of Museums

More than 100 museums come together each year in May in the beautiful garden of the Hungarian National Museum to more

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The Prodigy Concert

The English electronic dance music group, The Prodigy, comes to Budapest. Their concert is scheduled for April 28, 2012. More info more

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Nightwish Concert

The Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish comes to Budapest on April 29, 2012. The concert in Budapest is part of their more

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André Rieu Concert

André Rieu, the 'King of Waltz', is coming to Hungary for the first time on May 4, 2012. More info more

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Park Budapest

Park is a summer-only, large outdoor venue with several stages, dance areas and bars to choose from, including a more

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TóPart (Lake Shore in English) is the summer edition of Műjégpálya, the more

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Time for Wine Festival

About two dozen wine makers from all over Hungary will showcase their best vintages in Erzsébet té more

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Kert Hopping & Outdoor Pubbing in Budapest

In the summertime Budapest’s nightlife extends to the many ‘kert’ pubs, temporary outdoor pubs and more

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Unique Festival

Unique Festival is Budapest's newest music festival held at the courtyards of the former Royal Palace. The festival more

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Budapest for Christmas

Embracing the holiday spirit in Budapest from Christmas fairs to Christmas trams. {image_4} Christmas Markets in Budapest The city& more

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New Year’s Eve in Budapest

New Year’s Eve (Szilveszter) celebrations in Budapest include big festivities, street concerts, fireworks and plenty of partying. more

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Anker Klub

Anker Klub is one of those places that are hard to define. It's a pub, a club, a restaurant, more

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Eros Ramazzotti Concert

Eros Ramazzotti's concert in Budapest is part of his tour to promote the new album NOI.

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Slash Concert

Slash, featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, will perform many of his greatest hits at the Papp Lá more

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Trafiq is one of the newest entertainment hot spots in Budapest. This restaurant/cocktail bar/dance club opened in 2012 more

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Borjour Magnum

Borjour Magnum is the largest indoor wine-tasting event of the year in Budapest. Over 150 winemakers will showcase more than 500 more

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Brought to you by the people behind Holdudvar, Wndrlnd (Wanderland) is an ever-changing pop-up bar on Margaret Island. This unconventional, more

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Five Reasons to Love Budapest in the Summer

Summer is a time to enjoy the outdoors in Budapest and experience its pools, parks, patios, festivals and nightlife. more

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Bubble Festival

The second annual Bubble Festival is all about bubbly drinks - sparkling wines, Champagnes and sparkling cocktails. Visitors can more

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Oktoberfest Budapest

Oktoberfest Budapest promises to be the city's biggest celebration of the favorite malty beverage. The festival brings about 100 more

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Gozsdu Courtyard

The beautifully restored Gozsdu Courtyard, once the core of Budapest's Jewish quarter, is popular with locals. Packed with restaurants, more

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Advent in Budapest

Advent in Budapest is a family event with a series of cultural programs for all ages. It complements the city' more

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Cinetrip Sparties

Do you like to sparty? Cinetrip has been organizing its popular audio-visual Saturday night pool parties for over a more

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14 Reasons to Visit Budapest in 2014

It has become a tradition at to share our top list for the year. Here are some more

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Where to Watch the 2014 World Cup in Budapest

There is soccer fever all over, as people everywhere are tuned in to watch the World Cup. Soccer fans more

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Design Terminal

Design Terminal’s unique Bauhaus style building in Erzsébet tér was built in 1949 and more

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Hello September - Budapest Events in September 2015

This month's event lineup is incredible. Celebrate the final weeks of summer and the start of fall with more

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Hello October - Budapest Events in October 2015

Get ready, Budapest: October is about art and gastronomy. Grab some delicious food and brews at Oktoberfest Budapest, sample more

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Hello November - Budapest Events in November 2015

As the weather gets colder, November brings the arrival of the magical holiday season. Many of the city's more

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