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Sziget Festival ends with record-breaking numbers

Source: press release | August 22, 2016
Sziget Festival ends with record-breaking numbers
Almost half a million people attended the 24th Sziget Festival from more than 100 countries. The non-stop week of fun is now over, but the dates of the 25th Island of Freedom are already revealed.


BOB | August 18, 2016
Hungary's best countryside restaurants will gather during this event on September 11, to prove that high-end gastronomy is indeed available outside of Budapest. This time, the event takes place in Veszprém.

Lecsó Party at Remiz

Francisck Réka Alíz | August 17, 2016
Lecsó Party at Remiz
Budapest's Remiz will hold its annual summer-closing party on Setember 4 this year. The party traditioanally takes place at the restaurant's garden featuring lecsó, live music and a high-spirited atmosphere.
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Party of the year at the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest

Source: press release | August 1, 2016
Party of the year at the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest
Prominent members of the F1® world celebrated the 31st Hungarian Grand Prix weekend with a huge and glamourous party in the company of celebrities and hundreds of Formula 1® fans.

Babel re-opens

Source: press release | July 27, 2016
Babel re-opens
Following a deliberate short break, Babel Budapest reopened on July 22, debuting a brand new menu and kitchen team in the very heart of the city, on Piarista Lane in District 5 on the Pest side.

Szamos Marzipan opened its 26th store

Source: press release | July 13, 2016
Szamos Marzipan opened its 26th store
One of the most successful Hungarian family businesses, Szamos Marzipan opened a three-storey retail unit next to the House of Parliament in Budapest. The café boasts a superb view of Kossuth square.

Valley of Arts 2016

BOB | July 8, 2016
Művészetek Völgye (Valley of Arts) takes place near the northern shore of Lake Balaton in a number of tiny villages such as Kapolcs, Monostorapáti, Taliándörögd and Vigántpetend. The event is being organized on July 22-31.

Evening concerts at the Zoo

Source: Press release | July 5, 2016
The annual summer concert series at Budapest’s Zoo held between July 6–August 24 stages light jazz, pop and klezmer concerts at two venues: the shore of the scenic Great Lake, and the Main Entrance Square.

VeszprémFest 2016

Source: press release | July 1, 2016
The annual VeszprémFest is coming soon, offering a wide range of programs. Lovers of jazz, world and pop music are invited to enjoy performances of world famous artists on July 13-17.

Drinking kills driving skills

Translation: Alexandra Ruff | June 27, 2016
One year passed by since DeadLens Pictures presented the short film Gift, which was a great success. This time they lay emphasis on the dangers of drunken driving and the importance of responsible alcohol consumption.

Oscar-winning films staged by the Summer Festival

Source: press release | June 23, 2016
Budapest's annual open-air summer festival of opera, music and dance, staged at two open-air theatres, one on Margaret Island and one in Városmajor Park, celebrates the Year of Romance in 2016. See their July offer!

Another BaoBox opened in Budapest

Source: press release | June 6, 2016
Budapest's second BaoBox is now open in District 3, with minimal design and maximum tastes. A wide range of steamed, filled buns are available for those who are hungry for Asian food.

Exciting Asian tastes at Kanpai Izakaya

Réka Alíz Francisck | May 23, 2016
Currently the best asian food bar in downtown Budapest, Kanpai Izakaya features high quality service and original flavors home-made from the freshest ingredients. Head to this eatery if you're a fan of Asian food!

Updated cuisine of Pest

Source: press release | May 6, 2016
Pesti Vigadó Restaurant just launched its á la carte division to the public. Both the elegant historical venue and the fare is in line with the cuisine traditional to the Pest side of Budapest and is intended to attract native gourmets.

23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Awards Gala

BOB | April 6, 2016
Read on to find out what happened at the 23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Award Gala on April 2 at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, and browse our photo gallery too!

Our special awards go to...

BOB | April 5, 2016
The 23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Award Gala was held at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest on April 2, to honor the individuals selected as the 2015 Special Award winners.

The Best of Budapest & Hungary 2016 awards go to...

BOB | April 1, 2016
Based on more than online 10,000 votes, this year the Best of Budapest & Hungary prize are awarded in 47 categories to 285 service providers - the best of the domestic hospitality, hotel and further service industries.

Volkswagen-Dining Guide Award Gala

Source: press release | March 7, 2016
Organized at Budapest’s Laurus Restaurant and Event Center on February 29, the 2016 Volkswagen-Dining Guide Award Gala was held to award outstanding restaurants and chefs in Hungary.