Music, gastronomy, cultural, family programmes
The year 2019 promises fun and entertainment. Gyenesdiás, the family-friendly resort village of the West-Balaton region, attracts guests with a wide range of programmes and events.
Besides swimming, sunbathing, recreational activities and guaranteed programmes, Gyenesdiás offers numerous great highlights.
HIGHLIGHTS in 2019:
16th March ‘Butterfly’ hiking tour in the Keszthely hills
13th April Season Opening of the Market: Seed potato sale and programmes for families
13th April Preparing for Easter: Kids’ club and Easter petting zoo
27th April Guided hiking tour: Discover the awakening nature in the Keszthely hills
27-28th April Budding-Spring Festival: Spring welcoming outdoor event for families: Hussar parade, cooking competition, various performances, music programmes
11th May Balaton Barista Championship: Exciting insights into the world of coffee: unique flavours and scents not only for coffee lovers
18th May Cruisers Rockin’ Camp: Old Timer cars, pedal cars for kids, shop, food&drinks, concerts.
24-26th May BázisMotor-OnRoad.hu48H 2019: Performance tour for motorcyclists at the corner of the Lake Balaton
8-9th June Beachhandball tournament at the Diás Beach
15-16th June Beachhandball tournament at the Diás Beach
22nd June Summer Opening Party at the Diás Beach
27-30th June Gyenesdiás “Healing Pearl Festival” at the Big Meadow
6-7th July Bream Festival: Culinary treats, cooking competition, fair, kids’ corner, music programmes
8-15th July Running Target European Championship
11-14th July Gyenesdiás Wine Festival: Delicious dishes and tasty wines, folk art and artisan fair, folklore and kids programmes, music and dancing
14th July Junk Car Racing: Exciting runs and spectacular overlays
20th July Los An Gyenes: Real rockabilly event with music, old cars and nice Pin Up Girls
25th July St. Christopher’s Day: Folklore performances at the Pottery House
26th July Night at the Diás Beach: Bathing at night, various competitions for families, music programme on the Diás Beach
27-28th July: Klassz a pARTon: Classical music on the beach
26-28th July: MASTAFF Special and Club Show: dog show
31st July Music Evenings: Concerts of summer spirit in the Village Hall
3rd August Sports Day: Funny sports day with team competitions on the Gyenes Beach
7th, 14th August Music Evenings: Concerts of summer spirit in the Village Hall
8-10th August ‘Korzó’ Evenings: Pop concerts, a great party in the Kárpáti Park
10th August Strongman Competition 2019: Exciting challenge with spectacular power tests
18th August Festetics Horseracing: Qualifying round of the National Gallop: exciting runs, demonstrations and performances, kids’ corner, music programmes, handicraft market
19-20th August St. Stephen’s Day: 19th August baking of bread in the Shepherd’s House, 20th August Holy Mass at Diás Chapel
19-20th August Rockin’ Dream Beach: 19th August outdoor cinema (Grease), 20th August rockabilly programmes at the Diás Beach
24th August Summer closing party at the Diás Beach
22-25th August VW Beetle End of Summer Meeting: Late summer bug swarm at Lake Balaton
7th September Grape Harvest Festival: Procession, folklore performances, folklore and artisan fair, harvest ball
8th September National Trial Championship: Motorcycle trials
14th September Gyenesdiás Potato Festival: Potato sales, cooking competitions, family programmes
21st September Taste Gyenesdiás: Culinary Tour: delicious dishes and tasty wines
28th September Hobby Bakers’ Meeting: cancelled!
9th November St Martin’s Day: Dinner with roast goose, new wine, lots of music and dancing
14-15th December Advent Chestnut Roasting & Xmas Fair: The perfect preparing for Christmas with hot mulled wine and roasted chestnuts, festive fish soup, handicraft market, kids’ club and cake competition
30th December Pre-New Year’s Eve Hiking: A great way to get to know Keszthely hills in the wintertime and to get in tune for New Year’s Eve
Have fun and enjoy your stay in Gyenesdiás!
8315 Gyenesdiás, Hunyadi str. 2.
Tel: +36 83/ 511-790