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Dear Reader,

Firstly, we'd like to thank everyone involved with the Xpat Charity Party - click to see what happened.

Next up, here's a quick look at a great variety of local events, all coming-up over the following days: 

  1. Advent Fair & Christmas Market @ Vörösmarty Square, Opens 9 November 

  2. 'Polska Jazz Festival' In Budapest, 7 – 10 November

  3. Casablanca Ballet @ Budapest Palace of Arts, 11 November 

  4. Visual Theatre: Lähtö By Kalle Nio @ Trafó, 9 – 10 November

  5. 'Verzio' International Human Rights Film Festival, On Until 11 November

  6. Orchid Expo & Fair, Vajdahunyad Castle, 8 – 11 November 

  7. TEDxDanubia 2018, Mupa, 13 November

You can find many more events to enjoy via the online Xpat Calendar.

Now here's hoping you like what's in it for you below.

Best wishes, Team XpatLoop

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Calendar highlights

Put 'Em Up! First Poster Auction @ KÉK Centre

"Put'em Up" - 150 years of posters and prints - A curated selection of more than 160 posters and prints from Hungary and abroad. From films and music to advertising, culture and propaganda.

9 November - 1111 Budapest, Bartók Béla út 10-12.

The MET Live in Mupa – Nico Muhly: Marnie

The new opera from 36-year-old American composer Nico Muhly, who is also active in pop music, is based on a Winston Graham novel adapted into a 1964 psychological thriller by Alfred Hitchcock.

10 November - 1095 Budapest, Komor Marcell u. 1.

Poetry In Darkness @ Scallabouche Theatre,10 Nov

An evening of live poetry readings showcasing some of the best of the latest poetry in a uniquely inspirational atmosphere. Starting in total darkness, then accompanied by fragments of sound and finally influenced by moments of light.

10 November - 1027 Budapest, Jurányi u. 1.

Martin Angolo English Comedy @ House Bar

Martin Angolo is an award winning Irish comedian who is a regular at comedy clubs and festivals all over Ireland and the UK. His comedy style is a mix of one-liners and silly observations.

11 November - 1065 Budapest, Nagymező u. 40.

Suzanne Vega @ MOMKult

Suzanne Nadine Vega is an American singer-songwriter, musician and record producer, best known for her eclectic folk-inspired music.

11 November - 1123 Budapest, Csörsz utca 14-16.

Christian Sands Trio @ Budapest Music Center

Not yet 30, Christian Sands is currently one of the most in-demand pianists working in jazz. In the last few years he has toured around the world as a bandleader and recently appeared as a sideman on records by Christian McBride and Gregory Porter. Tickets: HUF 7,500

12 November - 1093 Budapest, Mátyás utca 8.

TEDxDanubia Conference @ Mupa: What if...?

What if…? A question that toys with the impossible and brings a new perspective to what is achievable. It takes us beyond our everyday comfort zone. If we are willing, that is, to sacrifice comfort for understanding. If we are willing to look outside the limits of our 'pre-packaged' world.

13 November - 1095 Budapest, Komor Marcell u. 1.


Fall Open Day Season @ American International School Budapest

AISB kindly invites Xpats to "Come and experience leading educational practices in our world-class Elementary program. We can't wait to share our magic with you." Click this headline for details.

'Black Friday Special Promotion' from U-Save Auto Rental Hungary

To get 20% off car hire bookings at U-Save in Hungary, anytime between 11 November - 02 December, just click this headline to get the special U-Save promo code!

'White Monday' Cleaning Campaign By

Order any cleaning service from and keep your home looking great this upcoming Black Friday - special campaign day is 19 November.

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