Events in Gyenesdiás in 2021

Music, gastronomy, cultural, family programmes

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.


March ‘Butterfly’ hiking tour in the Keszthely hills (Cancelled)
27th March Preparing for Easter Kids’ club and Easter petting zoo (Cancelled)

4th April Honey-Bunny Festival: Family day on Easter Sunday at the House of Nature Visitor Centre (Cancelled)
10th April Season Opening of the Market (Cancelled)
April Budding-Spring Festival: Spring welcoming outdoor event for families; hussar parade, cooking competition, various performances, music programmes (Cancelled)

16th May Balaton Barista and Cocktail Championship: Exciting insights into the world of coffee; unique flavours and scents not only for coffee lovers (Cancelled)
22nd-24th May Off-Road Festival organized by Off Road Hungary (Cancelled)
29th May Pentecost PLUS in Gyenesdiás: Celebrating Pentecost with folk music and dancing (Postponed)

12th June Summer Greeting at the Market Celebrating summer with folk music and dancing
25-27th June Gyenesdiás “Healing Pearl Festival” at the Big Meadow
26th June Dream Beach Summer Opening Party at the Diás Beach
26th June Country House Museum Festival – Family programmes, crafty workshops, food & beverage tasting sessions, at the Herdsman’s house & at the Watermill

1st-3rd July Beach Volleyball National Championship, Diás Beach
4th July Gyenesdiás Bream Party: Culinary treats, cooking competition, fair, kids’ corner, music programmes
15-17th July Gyenesdiás Wine Festival: Delicious dishes and tasty wines, folk art and artisan fair, folklore and kids’ programmes, music and dancing
21st, 28th July Art & Wine Evenings – Music and Performance at the Village Hall (former Village Hall Evenings) Blues, jazz, indie concerts and performances
23rd July Night at the Diás Beach: Bathing at night, various competitions for families, music programme on the Diás Beach
24th July Los An Gyenes: Rockabilly event with music, old cars and pin-up girls (Cancelled)
24-25th July: MASTAFF Special and Club Show: American Staffordshire Terrier dog show in the Kárpáti Park
25th July St. Christopher’s Day: Folklore performances at the Pottery House (Cancelled)

4th, 11th August Art & Wine Evenings – Music and Performance at the Village Hall: (former Village Hall Evenings) Blues, jazz, indie concerts and performances
7th? August: Klassz a pARTon: Classical music on the Diás Beach
12-14th August ‘Korzó’ Evenings: Pop concerts and a great party in the Kárpáti Park
8th August Amateur Autocross Race: Exciting runs and spectacular overlays (Cancelled)
19-20th August Diás Historical Days – State Founding Celebration: Colourful traditional programmes and Holy Mass
20th August  Dream Beach Party at the Diás Beach
22nd August Festetics Horse Race: Qualifying round of the National Gallop; demonstrations and performances, kids’ corner, music programmes, handicraft market
26-29th August VW Beetle Summer’s End Meeting: Late summer bug swarm at Caravan Campsite
26-29th August Off-Road Festival organized by Off Road Hungary
28th August Dream Beach Summer Closing Party at the Diás Beach

4th September Grape Harvest Festival: Procession, folklore performances, folklore and artisan fair, harvest party
11th September Taste Gyenesdiás Culinary Tour: delicious dishes and tasty wines at several restaurants
12th September ‘Miraculous Deer‘ family day at the House of Nature Visitor Center
18th September Gyenesdiás Potato Festival: Potato sales, cooking competitions, family programmes

2nd October Vadlán Ultra Trail: Cross-country running in the Keszthely Hills

? November St Martin’s Day Dinner with roast goose, new wine, lots of music and dancing

5th December Santa Claus Day: Carriage ride from the House of Nature Visitor Centre to the Big Meadow
11-12th 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!

Tourinform Gyenesdiás
2 Hunyadi St., H-8315 Gyenesdiás
Tel.: +36 83/ 511-790
E-mail: gyenesdias@tourinform.hu