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Welcome & thanks for enjoying a moment with us here
- you're together with 30,000+ fellow Xpats in the Loop.

1. Firstly here's a quick update about the St. George's Day Party* this Saturday:
There'll also be Cider & Ale for guests to taste, as well as English Gin & Whisky.
+ Cocktail Bar by Unicum, Draft Ruin Brew, and a multitude of fab Fine Wines.

* Only a few Gala Table Seats are still available, so Book Soon if you want to come.
Every Nationality is Welcome to join in, e.g. the Japanese Ambassador just confirmed.

2. You can see example events happening these days listed below and in Xpat Calendar:
E.g. Spring Half Marathon / Roger Waters Concert / King Rock-Opera / Csontváry Exhibition.

3. Also you can see the latest Movies and Specials, plus fresh News, Information & Inspiration:
E.g. New E-Mobility Sharing Service / New CEO @ BUD Airport / New Museum Opens in Budapest.

We hope you like what's in it for you below.
Yours with best wishes, Team XpatLoop

Last Call for ‘A Feast of English Music’ this Saturday at Marriott

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Calendar highlights

Contemporary Circus: Race Horse Company Performance of 'O'DD'

A cinematic journey of ultraphysical circus - this fascinating futuristic dream pulls you into another dimension. As a source of inspiration for "O'DD," Dahlberg used the visionary worlds of science fiction literature.

20 April - Trafó Budapest

Contemporary Dance: 'The Lost Room'

See characters evolving in spaces from which they cannot escape. They set out seeking an ideal, they left with hope. You find them wandering in a mysterious labyrinth in which they are lost.

21 April - National Dance Theatre Budapest

Community Event: St. George's Day Party - Supporting UNICEF & Food Bank Aid - Last Few Tickets Available

You’re warmly invited to meet up with the English speaking community at this special party filled with live music. There will also be a great selection of food & free-flowing drinks, party games, plus a fab expat DJ.

22 April - Budapest Marriott Hotel

Roger Waters Concert: 'This Is Not A Drill'

The show features 20 Pink Floyd and Roger Waters classic songs, including: “Us & Them”, “Comfortably Numb”, “Wish You Were Here”, and “Is This The Life We Really Want?”. In addition, Waters debuts a new song, “The Bar”.

23 April - MVM Dome Budapest

Poetry Evening: Ferenc Szijj

Here's an opportunity to encounter one of the very best contemporary Hungarian poets. He is also someone whose artistic presence on the literary scene is nowhere near as big as it could be.

24 April - Palace of Arts Budapest

Local Art: Csontváry Exhibition

Csontváry’s paintings take us along on his journey around the world. The Waterfall at Jajce to Bosnia & Herzegovina, the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem to the Holy Land, and his largest-scale painting, Baalbek, to Lebanon.

25 April - Museum of Fine Arts Budapest

Rock-Opera: 'Stephen the King'

In Hungarian, with English subtitles. By far the most successful of the local crop of rock operas, it includes symphonic features and vocal characteristic of traditional operas.

26 April - Opera House Budapest


Matild Café & Cabaret Launches Renewed Gastro Concept

Craving an extraordinary Sunday brunch? Look no further than Matild Café & Cabaret in Budapest. This grandiose café is the perfect setting for a luxurious dining experience that’s sure to create timeless memories.

Mastercard & Plant Trees In Regional Cooperation

The online supermarket is launching its third campaign in Hungary, supporting the Mastercard Priceless Planet Coalition's goal of planting 100 million trees. In addition to Hungary, customers of the Rohlik Group can also support this goal in Austria and Germany.

Bodri Wine Tasting Dinner @ Mystery Hotel Budapest, 28 April

A very special occassion before we head into the summer nights! A real legend, Dr István Bodri (owner of the famous Bodri Estate) is visiting The Great Hall Restaurant to introduce his famous wines and knowledge of 21 years.

Costes Izakaya: Asian Fine Bistro & Bar in Budapest

In the autumn of 2022, Costes Izakaya, the newest restaurant of the Costes Group, opened in the heart of Budapest's city centre. The meeting of cultures inspired the name of the restaurant.

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