Let the Free Budapest Walking Tours and Private Tours Team recommend you a few upcoming events/festival in or around the Hungarian capital. After joining some of our free tours in Budapest these will be fun! 🙂
- 2-6th June – 1st Wine and Champagne Festival of the city center (1. Belvárosi Bor és Pezsgőfesztivál) on Liberty square (Szabadság tér): after organizing many-many beer festivals, the main purpose of this free festival is making the Hungarian wines and champagnes more well-known and popular.
- 8-12th June – Czech Beer Festival on the Rooftop of Westend City Center shopping mall: The Budapest Czech Beer Festival, which presents Czech gastronomy and beers, will be held for the 15th time in the Hungarian capital. During the four-day festival, which will be held in the Westend Roof Garden, in addition to small and large-scale Czech beer, we will be able to taste distillery specialties made from Czech beers, other spirits and short drinks, as well as Czech beer skates.
- 3-6th June – Pork knuckle and Beer Festivalin Gárdony, Lake Velence: Lake Velence is the 3rd largest natural lake in Hungary and a popular holiday destination amongst Hungarians. The lake has an area of 26 square kms, and because of the sunny climate of the area and the shallowness of the lake, it is one of the warmest lakes in Europe: its temperature in the summer may reach 26 to 28 °C. The train can take you from Budapest to Gárdony in about 1hour, leaving from Budapest Déli or Kelenföld.
- 10th June – Holi Peace Festival in Kincsem Park: Hungary’s original and number one color festival. Since 2014, they have been organizing the largest color festival of Europe in Hungary. The event, that is organized around colorful Holi powders originated from India, celebrates the victory of good over evil and the beginning of spring.
Hope we could make your stay in and around Budapest in the first half of the first summer month more colorful with our reccomendations, see you soon on any of our free walking tours in Budapest! 🙂