Cultural activities in Budapest - Spring 2013
Budapest takes home many festivals, in the beginning of the spring. This festival session will start in March and we would like to suggest few from this festival menu.
Easter Concourse in Buda Castle
The Buda Castle - during the Easter celebration - takes place to national artificers and gastronomy market. For three days long theatrical programmes, and music (folk, classical and blues) will entertain the visitors, with the most popular Hungarian musicians.
For the kids there will be taletellers, crafts programmes and playhouses.
In the market you shouldn’t miss the chance to try the traditional Hungarian foods and wines –at Borterasz.
Datum: 30. March 2013. - 01. April 2013.
Location: Buda Castle
In 2013, Hungary’s most prestigious arts festival will await its audience between 22 March and 7 April. Budapest Spring Festival offers numerous classical and light music concerts, theatrical plays, films and opened-air programmes.
This is one of the most popular festivals in Hungary. The wide variety of the programmes makes this event amazing.
Foretaste from the programmes:
- On Good Friday, the world-famous Collegium Vocale Gent will perform Bach’s St. Matthew Passion under the baton of Philippe Herreweghe.
- On Saturday, Christoph Prégardien, a splendid singer, will make a debut in Budapest as a conductor.
- American violin virtuoso Joshua Bell returns to Budapest with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, performing Bruch’s Violin concerto. (29. March 2013.Friday at 19:30)
Datum: 22. March 2013. - 07. April 2013.
For more information visit this website: http://www.btf.hu/btf2013/index.php?l=en
National Auto, Motor and Tuning Show
For car and speed fans, we offer the National Auto, Motor and Tuning Show in HUNGEXPO, at the end of March.
This is Hungary's main automotive event, which has been created by the collaboration of many famous exhibitions and shows of the country. The season opening festival fills 5 pavilons of Budapest Fair Center (HUNGEXPO)- Hungary's largest exhibition venue. They have more than 1.000 unique exhibited vehicles of 11 countries on 80.000 sqm of exhibition area. During the three days of the show, day-long indoor and outdoor automotive programs will entertain the visitors.
Date: 22-24. March 2013.
Have a wonderful time!