September sees a slow farewell to summer at Lake Balaton with plenty of exciting events throughout the month. Here’s our selection.
This new two-day-long festival brings international acts and Hungarian performers to a large forest for a weekend filled with music and dancing.
Krishna Valley celebrates the birth of Krishna with music, dancing and a feast. You can join the festivities on the first Monday of September.
Lovers of boats and water sports should head to the port of Balatonkenese during Boat Show weekend to admire yachts, sailboats and sailing equipment.
Ride your bike across the scenic region of the Balaton Uplands within the framework of this marathon which can be attempted individually or as part of a team.
Displaying the characteristic works of Hungarian landscape painters from the 19th century, this exhibition is open until the middle of September.
You can try special meals and drinks at various restaurants in Gyenesdiás taking part in this food festival.
Balatonlelle’s yacht club opens the autumn season with a show of classic cars during the day and live music at night.
Part of the MOL Nagyon Balaton events series, the International Boilie Fishing Competition is organised every year.
Veszprém celebrates its local artists and craftsmen during the carnival and fair organised in honour of Saint Michael’s Day. Stop by to sample and purchase artisanal products.
For the full selection of events happening around Lake Balaton in August, make sure to check out our regularly updated Upcoming Events section.