Main Christmas fair of Budapest is now open
Posted by Budnews · Nov 13, 2019

We can enjoy the Christmas atmosphere sooner than ever before.

Christmas is coming sooner and sooner every year, at least in the decoration, the Christmas sale and the Christmas markets. The biggest fair of Budapest is now open – sooner than ever before: the Christmas tree is set, the booths are ready, and the fair opened at Vörösmarty square.

The market has the same things to do and eat as in the previous years: the well-known gastronomic offer of mulled wine, sausage and gingerbread, concerts, folk crafts and many other things to buy. And as usual, Joulupukki, the real Santa Claus, will also be visiting the event on December 6.

The only difference is that visitors has bigger place to enjoy the fair thanks to the recently completed renovation of the square. The fair is open until 1 January according to the opening hours below:

  • Sunday to Thursday 10 am - 8 pm
  • on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 9 pm
  • Christmas Eve 10 am to 2 pm
  • On the two days of Christmas: 12am to 6pm.
  • budapest
  • christmas fair
  • open
New way for refreshment at the stations of metro line 3.
Special kangaroos arrived to Zoo Budapest
Budapest is the most business-friendly city
Finally: indoor pools reopen in the country
MotoGP racetrack to be built in Hungary by 2023
New image film of Budapest is here with the music of Ivan and the parazol
Hungarian Dúzsi wines among the best ones in the world
Programs for the weekend that are NOT canceled
Cool: First rooftop bar with a pool opened in Budapest
New passenger centre to be built at Keleti Railway Station