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Welcome & thanks for enjoying a moment here to see what's Buzzing in Budapest
- you're in good company together with over 30,000 cosmopolitan Xpats in the Loop.

1. Here's a quick update about our Bonfire Night Charity Party on November 4th
80% of the available places in Marriott's beautiful ballroom have now been reserved.

* You're warmly invited to connect with Good-Hearted Xpats for fun + fundraising.
Awesome Auction Prizes have just been added, and wine-makers now include Bock!

* Also good to know: Welcome Gifts now include a HUF 20.000 Las Vegas Casino Voucher.
So if you haven't yet, go on reserve your ticket(s) now via this link to avoid missing out.

2. As always you can see events happening these days below and via Xpat Calendar.
Plus for your interest there's fresh News, Info & Inspiration, latest Movies + Specials.

3. Next up are 3 new Interviews with expats you may know, or may want to know:
Tina Tomulić, Founder & Director of MIND RESET Theatre,
Susan Kleebank, Ambassador of Brazil to Hungary,
Ragnar Almqvist, Irish Ambassador to Hungary.

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

Book Now: Tickets Selling Fast for Bonfire Night Blast at Marriott

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Calendar highlights

Art Exhibition: Renoir Special

After exhibitions devoted to prominent artists of French Impressionism and Post-Impressionism, the Museum of Fine Arts is now showing figurative depictions by Pierre-Auguste Renoir.

19 October - Museum of Fine Arts Budapest

Ballet: Spartacus

Set in the Roman Empire, Spartacus was László Seregi’s first full-length ballet and a milestone in Hungarian choreography, interpreting the slave uprising as an expression of human emotions and decisions.

20 October - Opera House Budapest

Student Dance Performance: Step by Step

This selection from the programme of students of the Hungarian Dance University (HDE) showcases a repertoire of classical masterpieces as well as their interpretations of creations in varied styles and genres.

21 October - National Dance Theatre Budapest

Modern Dance: Cosmic Conflict

The Feledi Project present dance productions inspired by the music of two contemporary composers, Roland Szentpáli and György Orbán. The choreography is based on Szentpáli’s award-winning The Wind and the Sun.

22 October - Festival Theatre Budapest

Contemporary Concert: LaBrassBanda

This unique outfit go beyond the traditional German sounds heard at beer festivals around the world. The band’s style is a wild mix of modern Bavarian folk music, ska, punk, techno, reggae and, natürlich, brass.

23 October - Akvárium Klub Budapest

Special Passport Blessing Ceremony

While certain passports allow travel to almost anywhere without let or hindrance, entry may be restricted for citizens of other countries. This satirical performance in English interprets these inequalities.

24 October - Trafó Budapest

Electronic Concert: Klangphonics

With a unique blend of regular instruments and electronica, Germany’s Klangphonics are currently on their biggest European tour to date, pushing the boundaries of what it means to play live electronic music.

25 October - A38 Ship Budapest


Robotic-Assisted Surgery at WMC a First in Hungary

In Hungary, the Wáberer Medical Center (WMC) is the first private clinic to offer robotic-assisted surgery in the private health sector. Surgical interventions of perfect precision performed with the da Vinci surgical system ensures significantly greater patient safety and faster recovery.

Largest Local Facility Operator Expands Further in Western Europe

Domestic and regional FM market leader B+N Referencia Ltd is continuing to strengthen its international presence outside Central and Eastern Europe, with 40 percent of the group's revenues coming from foreign operations already this year.

Brand New Swimming Pool Opens at Britannica in Budapest

Britannica International School students and staff celebrated their swimming pool reopening with a splash this week. The school has completely renovated and refurbished its aquatic area to create a world class facility for their whole community.

Kifli Supports People with Special Nutritional Needs via Price Cuts

The price of more than fifty 'free-from' products was reduced to the price level of traditional counterpart by

WhiskyNet Insight: Wemyss Malts - Independent Whisky Curators

Most whisky drinkers know the main regions in Scotland – Highland, Lowland, Islay, Speyside, Islands and Campbelltown. But what about a different approach which goes beyond the familiar territories of region, age and finish? Let us introduce you to the Independent Whisky Curators...

David Beckham Waxwork Arrived at Madame Tussauds in Budapest

The waxwork of 115-time England international midfielder, former player of Manchester United and Real Madrid, and Messi's current "boss" at the Miami team, will stay in Budapest at Madame Tussauds for a few months.

New movies in Budapest