Music, gastronomy, cultural, family programmes
The year 2020 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 2020:
4th April Season Opening of the Market Seed potato sale and programmes for families
4th April Preparing for Easter Kids’ club and Easter petting zoo
18-19th April Budding-Spring Festival Spring welcoming outdoor event for families: Hussar parade, cooking competition, various performances, music programmes
25th April Guided hiking trip from the Big Meadow (Nagymező)
10th May Barista and Cocktail Championship at Lake Balaton Exciting insights into the world of coffee: unique flavours and scents not only for coffee lovers
11th May Giro d’Italia Hungary One of the most important international bicycle competition runs through Gyenesdiás
15-17th May Cruisers Rockin’ Camp Old Timer cars, pedal cars for kids, shop, food&drinks, concerts.
30-31st May Beachhandball tournament at the Diás Beach
6-7th June Beachhandball tournament at the Diás Beach
12-14th June My 575 Challenge: Gyenes Trail 14K, swim across the bay
26-28th June Gyenesdiás “Healing Pearl Festival” at the Big Meadow
27th June Dream Beach Summer Opening Party at the Diás Beach
4-5th July Bream Festival Culinary treats, cooking competition, fair, kids’ corner, music programmes
9-12th July Gyenesdiás Wine Festival Delicious dishes and tasty wines, folk art and artisan fair, folklore and kids programmes, music and dancing
12th July Demolition Derby National Championship Exciting runs and spectacular overlays
18th July Los An Gyenes Real rockabilly event with music, old cars and nice Pin-Up Girls
24th July Night at the Diás Beach Bathing at night, various competitions for families, music programme on the Diás Beach
24-25th July: Klassz a pARTon Classical music on the beach
25th July St. Christopher’s Day Folklore performances at the Pottery House
25-26th July: MASTAFF Special and Club Show dog show
29th July Village Hall Evenings Concerts of summer spirit in the Village Hall
5th, 12th, 19th August Village Hall Evenings Concerts of summer spirit in the Village Hall
6-8th August ‘Korzó’ Evenings Pop concerts, a great party in the Kárpáti Park
14-15th August Balaton Off-road FestivalGuaranteed off-road experience for all. Attention: date and place has changed!
15th August Strongman Competition Exciting challenge with spectacular power tests
16th August Festetics Horse Racing 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
20th August Dream Beach Party with fireworks at the Diás Beach
27-30th August VW Beetle End of Summer Meeting Late summer bug swarm at Lake Balaton
29th August Dream Beach Summer Closing Party at the Diás Beach
5th September Grape Harvest Festival Procession, folklore performances, folklore and artisan fair, harvest ball
12th September Taste Gyenesdiás Culinary Tour: delicious dishes and tasty wines
19th September Gyenesdiás Potato Festival Potato sales, cooking competitions, family programmes
3rd October Vadlán Ultra Trail Cross-Country in the Keszthely Hills
7th November St Martin’s Day Dinner with roast goose, new wine, lots of music and dancing
12-13th 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
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Have fun and enjoy your stay in Gyenesdiás!
8315 Gyenesdiás, Hunyadi str. 2.
Tel: +36 83/ 511-790