The 39th Budapest Spring Festival awaits visitors in 2019 too, with concerts of all kinds (classical music, opera, world music, jazz etc. ) contemporary circus, visual arts and theatre performances.
When: 5 -22 April, 2019
Where: in around 40 venues, including concert halls, churches, and various public places, such as squares, parks streets
The Budapest Spring Festival has developed into one of Europe’s biggest, most important and most prestigious cultural events with a wide range of cultural events of around 120 programs, attracting thousands of classical music, opera and jazz fans from all around the world.
Most important Venues:
- Franz Liszt Music Academy
- Palace of Arts (MUPA)
- Matthias Church
- Castle Garden Bazaar
Other programs during the Budapest Spring Festival:
Budapest Concerts during the Budapest Spring Festival
The most well-known Hungarian opera will be performed in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest between 14 March – 7 April: Bank Ban in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest
Gershwin’s most thought-provoking work will be on in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest between 5 – 17 April: Porgy and Bess in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest
The ever popular organ-concert series in the Basilica on Apr 11: Concerts in St. Stephen Basilica Budapest
Check out some other fantastic concerts that will take place in Budapest in April as well: April Concerts in Budapest
Budapest River Cruises during the Budapest Spring Festival
April is one of the best months to enjoy and admire all the magnificent attractions of Budapest from a Danube Sightseeing Cruise with multi-language audio guide and a free soft drink.
There are other kinds of sightseeing cruises too, such as the Wine Cruise, Cocktail Cruise, Craft Beer Cruise or a popular Dinner Cruise on the Danube.
Visiting Buda Castle during the Budapest Spring Festival
Memorable and enjoyable Private tours, Walking tours, Bus tours.
That is what the historical Buda Castle offers for visitors during the Budapest Spring Festival.
Visiting Buda Castle is the highlight of many holidays. The historical buildings and the view from the Fishermen’s Bastion is simply magnificent.
Beautiful architecture and unique atmosphere. The whole area of the Castle District is amazing and full of history, it is well worth a visit!
Visiting Budapest Baths during the Budapest Spring Festival
Szechenyi Baths is the biggest and most famous of all the thermal baths in Budapest, with its 18 in- and outdoor pools.
Part of the famous Hotel Gellert in the Buda side of Budapest, Gellert Spa is famous for its main hall and glass roof, built in Art-Nouveau style. With its thermal pools, swimming pool, wave pool, spa treatments this spa offers a great relaxation every day, all year round.