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

First up, here's a friendly update about the popular annual 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.

* Early Bird Tickets are available for 3 more days to "Feel Good + Do Good":
Places are going fast, 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.

* Thanks to all partners involved, all's set for another amazing Bonfire Night in Budapest:
“XpatLoop has held celebrations for Bonfire Night for over a decade. Not only have they been
some of the best parties in town, they also raised great amounts for a number of worthy causes.”
Paul Fox, UK Ambassador - tap on his name to a see a new exclusive interview.

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

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

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Calendar highlights

World Press Photo Exhibition: Winning Snapshots

Every year, Budapest is one of many cities to host this globetrotting exhibition. Here until 5 November, it showcases the best photojournalism and documentary photography of 2022, chosen from 60,000 entries.

5 October - National Museum Budapest

Folk Dance: Spiritual Relationship between Fathers and Sons

This production celebrates the age-old traditions passed down from father to son in rural communities. It’s also the starting point for a series in which the company pays tribute to collectors of folk dance.

6 October - National Dance Theatre Budapest,

Charity Event: All Nations Lions Club Budapest's Musical Soiree

This worthwhile event takes place at the newly renovated Róheim Villa, which visitors can admire as part of a guided tour. Alongside, piano works by Beethoven, guests be presented with Lions Club information.

7 October - Róheim Villa Budapest

Classical Concert: Handel's Messiah

To present Handel’s revered oratorio, the Budafok Dohnányi Orchestra will be accompanied by four young Croatian singers whom BDO director Gábor Hollerung discovered during a guest performance in Zagreb.

8 October - National Concert Hall Budapest

Operatic Trio Concert: 'IL VOLO'

This Italian operatic trio return to Hungary for a one-off show at the Budapest Aréna, the local audience by now familiar with their vocal tones and the magical atmosphere of the Italian musical favourites.

9 October - Budapest Aréna

Ballet Performance: GisL

In this gripping rework by contemporary virtuoso violinist Félix Lajkó of a 19th-century classic, the Ballet Company of Győr takes you through this familiar mystical story that is both beautiful and horrifying.

11 October - Festival Theatre Budapest

Classical Opera: Nabucco

Verdi’s Nabucco was a milestone, its chorus of Va, pensiero... an anthem of liberty after the premiere in 1842. Here, director Gergely Kesselyák presents the shifts in the balance of powers and religions.

11 October - Opera House Budapest


New Shopping Club For Pensioners & People With Disabilities

'The Barrier-free Club' has exclusive offers and benefits to help the elderly and people with disabilities to shop both comfortably and economically.

New 'Grilled & Sauced' Menu in TGI Fridays Restaurants in Budapest

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if you could put together your favourite Fridays dish? And what if you also got three brand new sauces? Sounds too good? Well it's available now, click this headline for more info.

Generation X: Self-Sacrifice is Not the Solution by Dr. Rose

Generation X - sometimes referred to as the sandwich generation - is the name given to parents aged 35-55 who, because of the delay in starting a family, are often still caring for their own children while also looking after their ageing, ailing parents. Click this headline for more from Dr. Rose Private Hospital Budapest.

New movies in Budapest