Here’s what Lake Balaton has in store for August 2019.
On display until 25 August, this collection of coins and jewellery was found in the basement of a house in Keszthely. The story it revealed is a tragic one and you can learn more about it at the Balaton Museum.
This exhibition in Lovas, on Lake Balaton’s north shore, displays works by lesser-known contemporary artists. There are accompanying events as well, including the screenings of animated movies and documentaries.
Klassz a pARTon! is a series of concerts held on summer evenings around Lake Balaton. Lovers of classical music should keep an eye on the schedule that includes an abundance of talented musicians and artists.
Paloznak Jazz Picnic is the cosiest festival at Lake Balaton and this year’s line-up brings names such as The Jacksons and Rick Astley to the vineyards of Paloznak.
The Tagore Promenade in Balatonfüred will be buzzing until the beginning of September. Balatonfüred Wine Weeks brings local wineries to town, and you can sample as well as purchase all kinds of varieties.
The arrival of the Perseids meteor shower is always a highlight in August, and now you can get closer to the stars in Eplény, Balaton’s ski centre, which should offer a stellar view.
The Strand Festival is known for ending summer with a bang by the shore of Lake Balaton. This year, the Zamárdi festival includes John Newman, Bastille, Steve Aoki, Modestep, Sigma, Ofenbach and Anne-Marie.
For the full selection of what's happening around Lake Balaton in August, make sure to check our regularly updated Upcoming Events section.