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- you're together with 32,000+ fellow Xpats in the Loop.

1. In focus are fresh Interviews with interesting Xpats you may know, or want to know:

* H.E. Saad Abdullah Al Asousi, Ambassador to Hungary of the State of Kuwait,
* Zeus Milenko Steven Salas, Artist from Caracas based in Budapest,
* Jim Doherty, Managing Director, Doherty Hungary,

* Lucie Juránková, Opera Singer in Budapest,
* Mariann Marczi, Concert-Pianist.

2. Next up, you can see example events happening these days below and in Xpat Calendar:
E.g. BFO Music Fair & Family Day, Expat Theatre Performance, Anti-Flag Gig, Art Nouveau Fest.

3. Also included for interest are new Movies & Specials, plus fresh News, Info & Inspiration:
E.g. Local Coffee Culture, Foreign Footie Fight in Budapest, Friss Summer Drinks, Womens Run.

We hope you like what's in it for you.
Best wishes from Team XpatLoop

Gourmet Festival in Budapest Focused on 'New Generation'

BREAKING | news & more

High Value Coffee Culture in Hungary

Watch: Foreign Football Fans Fight in Budapest

WAMP Design Fair, Castle Garden Bazaar Budapest, 4 June

Innovative Brewery Boosts 'Friss' Non-Alcoholic Drinks for Summer Overtakes Tesco as Largest Online FMCG Retailer in Hungary

Potato Scandal: Retailers in Hungary Object to Fines on 'Missing Products'

Art of Diplomacy: Cheney Painting Presented by Chile to Salgótarján Museum in Hungary

Police Chase Drunk Driver of Van Stolen in Budapest Halfway Across Hungary

Outstanding Manager of the Year Gala Held in Hungary for 28th Time

ChinaTown Terrace Opening Event, Monori Centre Budapest, 3 June

'Friss Hús': Budapest International Short Film Festival, 1 - 7 June

28th Women’s Run at Népliget in Budapest, 4 June

High Demand for Hungarian Medicinal Herbs

'Night of Choirs', Palace District, 3 June

Calendar highlights

Jazz Concert: Viktor Tóth Arura Trio

In this unusual trio without a drummer, different instruments perform constantly changing roles during the performance. Material comes from the band’s albums, ‘The Present’ and ‘Have No Fear’, issued in 2020.

1 June - Opus Jazz Club Budapest

Expat Theatre: Murder on the 518

The adult students of DramaWorks present this award-winning whodunnit?, in which travellers on train 518 are in for a surprise. After two strange deaths and a disaster, eccentric passengers and staff conspire.

2 June - Tárogató Theatre Budapest

Budapest Festival Orchestra: Music Fair & Family Day

The BFO stage a day of free, family-friendly musical interaction at the Aquincum Museum. Sessions involve violinists, woodwind players and a harpist in intimate surroundings, allowing kids to see musicians play.

3 June - Aquincum

Classic Film Screening: 'American Beauty'

This stunning film debut by theatre director Sam Mendes swept the board at the Oscars, picking up five awards for its portrayal of suburban America. Kevin Spacey is the ad exec in the grip of a mid-life crisis.

4 June - Bem Cinema Budapest

Rock Concert: Anti-Flag, Less Than Jake

Promoting their recently released album, ‘Lies They Tell Our Children’, long-established Pittsburgh punk rockers Anti-Flag return to Budapest, backed by tourmates Less Than Jake, ska punks from sunny Florida.

5 June - Dürer Kert Budapest

Art Nouveau Festival in Budapest

With World Art Nouveau Day on 10 June, the Museum of Applied Arts is holding a five-day festival starting on 6 June and held – given the major renovation of the museum itself – at the elegant György Ráth Villa.

6 June - György Ráth Villa Budapest

Salvador Dalí Exhibition

Now on until 30 June. This exhibition, the largest held in Hungary with over 150 original works, takes you through the oeuvre of famed Surrealist Salvador Dalí, using prints, life-sized sculptures and glass art.

7 June - Komplex Budapest


New Company Car Solution from Sixt Auto Rent Hungary

Lost in the jungle of company car buying? Let Sixt show you something! Instead of long-term, restrictive, inflexible constructions, there is another solution! Company car immediately, flexibly, with transparent conditions, tailored to individual needs.

Super Summer Camps @ American International School Budapest

This summer camp is an excellent opportunity for children aged 4 - 14 from AISB and other schools to enjoy the camp program, campus and facilities during the summer break.

"Fad Diets on the Table" by Firstmed Budapest

Summer is coming and with it the desire to get a bikini body fast—while we don’t want to deprive ourselves of our favorite foods. Our busy life makes it difficult to plan meals and snacks, which makes sticking to a diet challenging. Click this headline for more info.

New movies in Budapest