Video: Easter Festivals In Hungary

  • 15 Apr 2019 11:58 AM
Video: Easter Festivals In Hungary
Easter Sunday and Easter Monday are both public holidays in Hungary, and the long weekend is packed with fun and feasts for all the family. Here are two of the biggest local Easter Festivals for your interest:

Hollókő Easter Festival 

The three day Easter Festival in Hollókő is the feast of Hungarian traditions, featuring:

Folklor programs, Palóc gastronomy, traditions, the inevitable waterpouring, concerts, family and children programs.

The programs at this charming village, in the peasant houses and along the rocky-road of the village take back to time between 19-22th of April 2019.

Tickets: 

During these days the Hollókő Easter Festival and the Old village of Hollókő can be visited only with the official tickets of the Festival. The festival ticket includes also the entries of the Castle of Hollókő, Paloc Playhouse, Old School, Village Museum, Post Museum, the former weaving house (Guzsalyas), Handicraft printer, Paloc Doll Museum.

20. April 2019: Adult: 3.500.- HUF / Children (10-18 years) / Pensioner: 2.500.-HUF

​21-22. April 2019: Adult: 4.000.- HUF / Children (10-18 years) / Pensioner: 3.000.-HUF

Free for those under 10 years old.

Address: 
3176 Hollókő
 

Easter Festival At Skanzen

If you’re looking for an Easter Festival closer to Budapest then you could visit Skanzen in Szentendre between 21 - 22 April.

You can learn about the Hungarian folk traditions at Easter, participate in workshops about egg decoration techniques, and for kalács baking and more.

Also, Skanzen is an excellent outdoor museum where you can explore the various regions of Hungary. 

Tickets:
HUF 2,000 / HUF 1,000

Address:
2000 Szentendre, Sztaravodai út

More:
skanzen.hu / husvetifesztival.com

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