Are you visiting the city of Budapest in May in the spring time? Pick one of the May festivals below to make your visit even more enjoyable, and culturally intriguing.
May 1 Budapest: Budapest May Day Festivals in City Park, Margaret Island, etc. on May 1 (national holiday)
Obuda Day Festival Budapest: May festival in Budapest with free concerts and a small crafts market. Date: 5-6 May
Horse Race Day and Food Truck Show: between 5-7 May at Kincsem Park. Horse and hound races, programs for children, more than 50 food trucks await visitors. http://kincsempark.hu/
Night of Art Cinemas: 12 May. 1 ticket grants visitors entry for one night to many of Budapest’s art cinemas, where movies of different genres screen until sunrise. More information about this year’s event will appear closer to the date.
Rosalia – Rosé and Champagne Festival between 12-14 May, 2017 in Budapest’s City Park.
The annual Rosalia Festival awaits guests with refreshing rosé wines, fizzy champagnes all served across Budapest’s City Park. Delicious drinks with live jazz music.
Gourmet Festival: 18-21 May 2017, Millenaris Park with many of Hungary’s top restaurants stalls to offer delicate dishes. This gastronomy festival will also feature excellent wineries, confectioneries of the Hungarian gastronomy scene from both Budapest and the countryside.
33rd European Rhytmic Gymnastics Championship 19-21 May, 2017. Budapest hosts the European Championships for the SECOND time in the history of RG.
The three-day-competition is not only about pro sport; it also provides a real experience to the lovers of RG – both for those who will only learn about RG now and for those who are in this beautiful sport for years. The event offers numerous programmes for families! Venue: Laszlo Papp Sport Arena
Belgian Beer Festival: 19-21 May, 2017 at Balna Terrace.
Children’s Day at City Park: 27-28 May, 2017.
Budapest Street Food Show: May food festival in Budapest, date and location to be announced
Dragon Boats Festival Budapest: May sports / water sports festival and show in Budapest
Hungarian Sports Expo & Fair: May sports fair event in Budapest
Palinka Festival Budapest: Hungarian fruit brandy festival in May in Budapest, city center on Varoshaza Park Square. This year between 28-30 in April.
World Dog Show Budapest: not every May!
Hay Festival Budapest, Literary & Cultural Festival in Budapest city in May
Hungarian Castles Festival Budapest: the festival of medieval castle in the city of Budapest, Vajdahunyad Castle in May: Date: not scheduled for 2017 yet
WhitSun Picnic in Cafe Durer Budapest (Kids Programs, Rock Concerts, etc.): Whit Sunday picnic in the alternative bar in Budapest Cafe Durer
National Step Dance Festival Budapest: May festival dedicated to step dance and fans in Budapest
International Milk Day in Budapest Trade and Tourism Museum: May 25 is the day of Milk in the world.
Czech Theater Festival in Budapest: not every May, please check the festival info
Reformist Church Music Festival on Bakats Square & Raday Street Budapest: May music festival in Budapest city
Silent Film Festival in Orokmozgo Cinema Budapest
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