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 4-6 May, 2018 at Kincsem Park. Horse and hound races, programs for children, more than 50 food trucks await visitors. https://kincsempark.hu/tavaszi-loverseny-es-food-truck-show-2018/
Rosalia – Rosé and Champagne Festival between 11-13 May, 2018 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.
Total Dance Festival Cabrio: 12 May, 2018 at Budapest Park. Fun Factory, Ice MC, Brooklyn Bounce, Dune and DJ Sash are among the most prominent acts headlining the 2018 Total Dance Festival
Gourmet Festival: 17-20 May 2018, 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.
Children’s Day at City Park: 26-27 May, 2018.
Night of Art Cinemas: date to be announced. 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.
Belgian Beer Festival: date to be announced
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 in October
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 2018 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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