What’s happening around Lake Balaton in June 2019


  • Póli Emma

5/28/2019 7:10 PM

Here’s what Lake Balaton has in store during the first month of summer this year.

National Regatta

The National Regatta, organised within the framework of the MOL Nagyon Balaton event series, is one of the biggest season-opening occasions at Lake Balaton. While the race is taking place, you can try the culinary specialities offered by the participating settlements on the shore.

Szent György-hegy Until Dawn Vol 2

Szent György-hegy is a magical place, with a community that makes this romantic spot even more perfect. During this night, you can explore the wine bars and catch live music under starry skies.

Photo: Alexandra Heim - We Love Balaton

Harley-Davidson Open Road Fest

The iconic Harley is more than just a mode of transport: it is the epitome of freedom, celebrated by the annual Open Road Fest, with music, food and more.

  • Where: Pelso campsite in Alsóörs
  • When: from June 5 to June 9
  • More details: here.

Balaton Fish and Wine Celebration 2019

Balatonfüred, Tihany and Csopak are organising the Balaton Fish and Wine Celebration, an event that aims to put local fish and wine in the spotlight. You can expect great wines, live music and, of course, delicious fish dishes.

Photo: Tamás Kőrösi - We Love Balaton

Szigliget Castle Festival 2019

Visit Szigliget Castle over this long weekend to travel back in time with falcon shows, archery, squire initiation and other traditional activities.

Photo: Alexandra Heim - We Love Balaton

Veszprém Beer Festival 2019

Historia Garden will house the Veszprém Beer Festival, where 40 types of craft beer will be available for tasting. Live music, DJ sets, a craft fair and other accompanying events make the experience complete.

  • Where: Historia Garden in Veszprém
  • When: from June 13 to 16
  • More details: here.

Photo: Tamás Kőrösi - We Love Balaton

Book – Wine – Jazz Festival 2019

Celebrate books, wine and jazz with wine tastings, live music and literary discussions all over Balatonfüred for the Book – Wine – Jazz Festival.

  • Where: Balatonfüred, multiple locations
  • When: from June 13 to 16
  • More details: here.

Everness Festival 2019

The Everness Festival is a spiritual gathering for those seeking new friends, new music or new flavours, an uplifting experience for body and soul.

  • Where: Pelso Campsite in Alsóörs
  • When: from June 19 to 24
  • More details: here.

Lavender Festival in Tihany

June in Tihany means lavender, as the fragrant plant blossoms during this time. The Levendula ice-cream parlour is organising the Lavender Festival featuring all things lilac.

Photo: Tamás Kőrösi - We Love Balaton

Spartan Trifecta Weekend

Join the Spartan Trifecta Weekend if you are looking for an active way to spend time near Lake Balaton this June. Various challenges await participants at this event held in Eplény.  

For the full selection of events happening around Lake Balaton in June, make sure to check out our regularly updated Upcoming Events section.

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