What to do and see in Budapest in June 2023?
Discover the numerous events and activities we have selected for your visit to Budapest in June.

The calendar for Budapest in June is regularly updated as soon as new events are announced that attract our full attention.

each Friday

The beautiful Matthias Church in Buda’s Old Town holds classical music concerts several times a month with the Budapest Duna String Orchestra.
Spend an evening in this unique venue and enjoy a magical classical concertperformed by the Duna String Orchestra and violin soloist Gabora Gyula:

Information about Matthias Church Concerts and tickets – click here

Address: Matthias church, Szentháromság tér 2, 1st district, Buda – map
Watch this beautiful video of the Matthias Church in Budapest on this link.

Gourmet Festival, June 2nd-4th – Millenaris Park

The largest festival for the best of Hungarian gastronomy and fine dining, the Gourmet Festival, will take place in the Millenáris Park from June 2 to 4. The best restaurants, confectioners and wine producers await you on their stands where you can taste and try many Hungarian and international dishes. The program also includes conferences, concerts and exclusive menu with international starred chefs.
Further information and programs on the official website on this link.

Opening hours: Friday from 12:00 to 23:00, Saturday to Sunday from 11:00 to 23:00. Adress: Gourmet Festival, Millenáris Park, Buda, IInd district, – map –

Concerts St. Stephen’s Basilica – Budapest in June

budapest basilica

Visit St. Stephen’s Basilica in the heart of Budapest and delight in an outstanding classical concert. The venue itself is one of the most beautiful buildings in the city, but this is not all that will be breathtaking during the evening. Listen to excellent artists performing the best of the best in classical music. Choose from 3 different concerts and 4 different seating categories, depending on your preferences and budget. 

Duration: about 70 minutes. Information on Classical Music Concerts in St Stephen’s Basilica
and tickets – click here

Address: St. Stephen’s Basilica, Szent István ter 1, 5th district, Pest – map

Rosé festival ‘ROSALIA’ June 9-11 2023

In the park ‘Városliget’, close to the Széchenyi baths and the Heroes’ Square takes place  the Festival ROSALIA: during 3 days you can discover the Hungarian wines (rosé, sparkling wines, champagne) thanks to the numerous wine producer’s .
The festival ROSALIA also hosts gastronomic stand, concerts and entertainment for children. Free admission.
Opening hours: Friday 9 from 14h00 to Midnight, Saturday 10 from noon to midnight, Sunday 11 from 10h to 21h00. Information on the official website: rosalia.hu.
Address: Festival ROSALIA, Park ‘Városliget’, Pest, XIth district – plan.

Concert Haydn, Mozart, Mendelssohn, R. Strauss – June 10 2023

concert Budapest Academy of Music

For an extraordinary evening of Baroque classics, visit the impressive Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music and its impressive concert hall to hear the masterpieces of Haydn, Mozart, Mendelssohn, R. Strauss. The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest, a precious and world-renowned venue located in Pest, right in the city centre. Tickets start at 14 euros.

Academy of Music concert information and tickets – click here

Hungarian folk dance performance each Saturday

Hungarian folkdance
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Treat yourself to a cultural extravaganza as the famous Rajkó Folk Ensemble puts on a 1.5-hour dynamic and magical show of traditional music, dances and costumes. Through the dance-theater performance, you will witness a fascinating insight into the costumes, music, and dance heritage of Hungary and its former empire. Each concert starts at night and consists of two halves of 40-45 minutes, with a break for intermission.

Information and Tickets – click here

The Night of the Museums – June 24th 2023

budapest museum - Night of the museums

Discover the museums of Budapest by attending the ‘Night of the Museums’ (June 24-25). Thanks to a single ticket you can discover the main museums of Budapest and use at will the special bus that connects the museums. The ticket can be purchased from the participating museums and at the ticket offices of Budapest Public Transport Metro Stations (‘BKK’). Many events are organized for this event in many museums.
Adult ticket price: ≈5 €, ≈2 € for children under 18 years old.
Discover the main museums of Budapest in our dedicated article on this link.

Budapest Cruises on the Danube River

budapest cruise tour sightseeing

Discover Budapest with a cruise on the Danube (45mn-1h), day and night, to admire Buda Castle, Matthias Church, Hungarian Parliament, Citadel, Hotel Gellért, and more.

For Cruise information in Budapest – click here

There is also the possibility of a dinner cruise every evening (length 2h45).
In the evening departing at 19:45, you can enjoy a two and a half hour cruise on the Danube accompanied by a four-course dinner and the musical performance of local Hungarian artists:

For information and booking a dinner cruise – click here

SPARTY parties at the Széchényi baths- Budapest in June

The Széchenyi Baths host the Sparty parties on Saturday evenings in their outdoor baths. In this impressive setting you will experience animations, dancers, 3D projections and DJs live sets for a unique party!

Information SPARTY and tickets – click here

Discover this great video of SPARTY event:

The Széchenyi baths can be reached by public transport via the Metro M1 – Széchenyi fürdő station – and the trolley bus 72 – Széchenyi fürdő station.
Address: Széchenyi baths, Állatkerti krt. 9th – 14th district, Pest.

Discover also opera, classical concerts and shows in Budapest in our dedicated article on this link.