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- you're in good company together with over 30,000 fellow Xpats in the Loop.

1. First up, here's a friendly heads-up about the upcoming Xpat Charity Party *.
You're warmly invited for fun, fundraising, food, drinks, dance, music + prizes!
Join HMA Fox + international guests on Saturday 4 November at Marriott.

* It promises to be another amazing Celebration of Bonfire Night in Budapest:
Thanks to top party partners supporting again + there's a new twist + surprises!
As it's the 70th birthday of 007, a Bond theme will add to the excitement.

2. You can now Reserve Tickets Online via this link to "Feel Good + Do Good".
Limited places available, so it's best to grab yours now to avoid missing out!
Together we'll all be helping local children's charities + Food Bank Aid.

3. Next up, you can see events happening these days below & in Xpat Calendar.
Also you'll find fresh News, Information & Inspiration, new Movies + Specials.

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

Invitation: Xpat Charity Gala, Bonfire Night Party, 4 November

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Calendar highlights

Now On: First Big Exhibition of Renoir’s Works in Hungary

This season’s big-hitting exhibition in Budapest has just opened: "Renoir – The Painter and his Models" reunites his Reclining Nudes . All the works on show have been insured for around Euro 1bn.

28 September - Museum of Fine Arts Budapest

Chris Corner's New Project: IAMX 2023

IAMX is the solo project of Chris Corner, the prolific UK artist, once of Sneaker Pimps. In this exciting experimental project, his visuals are as vital as his music, influenced by electronica and burlesque.

29 September - A38 Ship Budapest

Free Admission: Oktoberfest Budapest

This year’s Oktoberfest, Budapest’s own Bavarian beer celebration, runs over two weekends and at two venues: Fröccsterasz on Erzsébet tér and the Paulaner Beer Garden on Margaret Island.

30 September - Erzsébet tér Budapest

Classical Concert: International Music Day Special

Riccardo Frizza conducts the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in a series of compositions from the Romantic era. Soloist for Schumann’s piano concerto is award-winning teenage Korean pianist, Yunchan Lim.

1 October - National Concert Hall Budapest

Meet The Composers: Ramon Lazkano

Contemporary Basque composer Ramon Lazkano showcases his musical vision and the creation process in person, using live music and recordings. He comes to Budapest at the invitation of Hungary’s own Peter Eötvös.

2 October - Budapest Music Center

Discover Opera: Rossini's L'italiana in Algeri

Performed over two acts in Italian, with Hungarian, English and Italian surtitles. In it, a savvy Italian girl is unsuccessfully kidnapped by an Algerian bey, who soon gets his comeuppance.

3 October - Opera House Budapest

Contemporary Dance: The Tempest

Award-winning choreographer Noémi Kulcsár has adapted this piece based on Shakespeare’s masterpiece, creating a dreamlike world in which the hope of young love shines. Elements of circus and puppetry feature.

4 October - National Dance Theatre Budapest


After-School Activities at International School of Debrecen

ISD’s educational philosophy extends beyond the classroom, emphasizing the integration and enhancement of after-school activities. Click this headline for details of the integral role of after-school activities in the IB experience at ISD. Offer for Expats with Special Dietary Needs has lowered the prices of key gluten-free, lactose-free, sugar-free products to keep them in line with traditional offerings. These prices will be capped at least until the end of the year.

Mystery Hotel is Again Participating in Diningcity Restaurant Week

The Great Hall Restaurant in Mystery Hotel Budapest is participating in the most popular Restaurant Week in Hungary with a special menu and great price from 5 until 15 October.

New movies in Budapest