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First up are 3 fresh Xpat Interviews with local leaders worth knowing:

1. Zoltán Roy Zsidai, Owner & CEO, Zsidai Group
Éva Patzauer, Managing Director, Csodalámpa
3. Denes Danko, CEO, Alpha Travel SouthEast Europe

You can take this quick 20 question challenge by clicking here.

As always, you can find many events in the Xpat Calendar.

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

Best wishes, Team XpatLoop

Spectacular Fireworks Display Held On Hungary's Birthday

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Calendar highlights

Town Hall Meeting For UK Nationals In Balatonújlak

UK Ambassador Lindsay will give an update on what Brits need to know and do in Hungary following Brexit. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions at the event from members of the embassy team.

22 August - 8712 Balatonújlak, Kossuth Lajos utca 77.

Boban Markovic Orkestar @ Kobuci Garden

Fans of musical magic, played in various styles, are invited to hear the unbelievable genius of one of the best (trumpet) musicians in the world.

23 August - 1033 Budapest, Fő tér 1.

Burger, Blues & Beer Fest @ Bikás Park

This summer street food festival in Buda offers over 150 craft beers, burgers and family friendly programs, including a bouncy castle, face painting, concerts, game simulators, darts, 'foosball' and water football.

23 – 25 August - 1119 Budapest, Bikás Park

Budapest Dogs' Breakfast Group @ City Park

This is a social group for dogs, and their people, who wish to socialise and get to know other dogs and dog people.

25 August - 1146 Budapest, Hősök tere

Board Games Night @ Dürer Garden

This initiative in Budapest quickly outgrew the living room where it all began, and has become a popular event series with hundreds of participants who pass the night away playing board games.

26 August - 1146 Budapest, Ajtósi Dürer sor 19-21.

VárKERT Cinema: 'Guerilla' @ Castle Garden Bazaar

This film is set in 1849, when the liberation war against the Habsburg Empire is close to its end in Hungary. Barnabás aims to save his wounded brother who has been hiding with a guerilla group deep in a forest.

27 August - 1013 Budapest, Ybl Miklós tér 2-6.

Swingin' On Streets @ Fővám Square

The purpose of the event is to provide dance lovers more chance to swing away in summer. There are a weekly dance gatherings at Fővám tér, where participants dance outside in the streets.

28 August - 1056 Budapest, Fővám tér


A Hotel Spa In The Heart Of The City At The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest

Combining the expertise of ESPA with time-honored European techniques, The Ritz-Carlton Spa in Budapest provides a destination for tranquility in the heart of the busy city.

Academic Programs For International Students @ Avicenna International Academy

AIC is well-recognized and most famous and for its pre-university programs, especially in the medical fields. Their campus in Budapest offers various programs designed to address the needs of international students.

Acoustic Fridays @ Corinthia Hotel Budapest

What better way to spend a Friday evening than enjoying delicious dishes and sipping top-notch drinks while listening to great music at the Corinthia?!

Free Dental Hygiene Treatment For Expats At Kreativ Dental Budapest

A professional dental hygiene treatment aims to restore the total cleanliness of your mouth. It not only makes your teeth look better by removing discolorations from the surfaces of the teeth, it’s very helpful for avoiding oral infections and your mouth always feels much better afterwards.

Rejuvenated Menu By Renowned Chef Zsolt Litauszki At Restaurant Gundel

A meal at Gundel can make an ordinary day feel like a holiday. You can look forward to a combination of creative culinary highlights and exceptional service, complete with the sounds of a live gypsy band.

New movies in Budapest