Budapest Festivals in August

August is one of the peak months in Budapest regarding tourism.

Fireworks Cruise Budapest Danube River

Fireworks Cruise Budapest Danube River

There is a lot to do in the city, and there are lots of great festivals to see and enjoy. Sziget Festival, Szechenyi bath party festival, the Festival of Folk Arts, Budapest Fireworks on August 20 (Hungary’s Birthday Party) are the regular August events that make this month outstanding and incredibly spectacular.

August Festivals in Budapest Hungary

Vajdahunyad Castle Summer Music Festival in Vajdahunyad Castle, in Budapest City Park: July 11 – August 8, 2013

Sambosi – Torley Jazz Festival Budapest: jazz evenings in the Torley Champagne Factory & Palace in Budafok district of Budapest: July 26 – August 3, 2013

Music Evenings in the Budapest Zoo: concert series from 7 pm, June 5 – August 7, 2013

Budapest Summer Festival (Cultural & Music) with many events on the 75 year old Open Air Stage on Margaret Island: June 14 – September 5, 2013

Bath Parties in Szechenyi Bath Budapest: August 3 – 31, 2013 (incl. the world famous Water Circus Cinetrip Party: August 3, 2013)

Sziget Festival Budapest

Sziget Festival Budapest

Sziget Festival Budapest Obuda Island: August 5 – 12, 2013

Black Noise Alternative Music Festival (Fekete Zaj) in Budapest Cafe Durer, one of the ruin pubs in the city: August 16 – 18, 2013

Festival of Folk Arts in the Buda Castle Budapest: August 17 – 20, 2013

August 20 in Budapest with Budapest Fireworks Cruise: Hungarian national day parade on August 20, 2013

Jewish Summer Festival in Budapest: August 25 – September 1, 2013

New Orleans Swing Festival in Budapest Palace of Arts: August 30, 2013

Night of the Zoos: Budapest Zoo extraordinary late night opening hours and late night animal feeding from 7 pm to midnight: August 30, 2013

Budapest Millenaris Food Market & Night Picnic all summer Saturdays and Sundays in Millenaris Park: August 3-4, 10-11, 16-20, 2013

More Budapest travel info for August:

August Things to Do Budapest

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