Being a country rich in folk traditions, Hungary becomes the centre of traditional music once again.

Budapest hosts one of the most colourful cultural series of events of the Hungarian summer every June. The Danube Carnival awaits you with a wide range of phenomenal and vivid folk and world music, traditional and contemporary dance shows and concerts in several venues around the capital city.

The “Prime Class” festival promises to provide the audience with long-lasting experience in different styles. For two decades, the prestigious Carnival has been delivering the best performers of many genres aiming to preserve the values and cultural heritage that are significant elements in community building.

The prestigious event series features hundreds of Hungarian and foreign artists among who close to 300 performer will hit the open-air stage in Margitsziget in the Gala concert.

The picturesque folklore heritage of the V4 countries will impress the audiences of the Visegrad Dance Carnival at Heroes’Square. Spectacular scenes performed by the best Hungarian dance troupes will make the experience unforgettable. It is Heroes’Square, too, where Emir Kusturica and The No Smoking Orchestra will await you with a virtuoso and breathtaking concert.

We invite You to join the hundreds of Hungarian and foreign dancers and musicians engaged in tradition and innovation, style and smile.


János Mucsi


Program naptár 2018 Június

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Visegrad Dance Carnival

2018. június 17., vasárnap 19:30

Hősök tere

23rd Danube Carnival Gala

2018. június 16., szombat 20:00

Margitszigeti Szabadtéri Színpad

Emir Kusturica concert

2018. június 15., péntek 20:30

Hősök tere

8th CHAIN BRIDGE International Folk Dance Competition

2018. június 14., csütörtök 18:00

Erzsébetligeti Színház

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