Experience the Hungarian Christmas spirit on these spectacular concert performances during the holidays in Budapest!
Christmas in Budapest is a whole new experience according to several tourists who have
visited the city during the winter season. You have the chance to experience the festivities
from first hand with several Christmas markets, all kinds of activities in the city centre and
some breath-taking performances.
The Gala Concert in Christmas is a definite insight into the local celebrations. Prepare
yourself for a spectacle to take your breath away!
With a repertoire covering musical styles such as operetta, gipsy music and classical music,
Budapest’s very own Danube Symphony Orchestra headlines this grand spectacle of a
Christmas concert. Starring professional ballet dancers and the city’s best operetta soloist,
the performance also serves as a confirmation that music and dance is inseparable.
Listen to the evergreen classics of Liszt and Strauss in the interpretation of a symphony
orchestra, members of the Budapest Operetta Theatre, ballet dancers and folk musicians,
including a master of the classic Hungarian folk instrument, the “cimbalom”.
Come along on a journey through Hungary’s music history to experience something
unforgettable between the holidays!
The 90 minutes long christmas concerts (consisting of two 40-45 minute long parts with an intermission in between) take place in Budapest’s most prestigious theatre; Pesti Vigadó, in a central downtown location.