Budapest Christmas Fair

Yuletide spirit of jolly old times
Budapest Christmas Fair
09/11/2018 - 01/01/2019

The sweet scent of kürtős kalács and mulled wine. Servings of sausage. Arts and crafts stalls. The sound of chatter and laughter, music. A lavishly decorated tree. You’re at a Christmas fair.

Stall after stall, the biggest Christmas fair in Budapest brings Yuletide spirit to the heart of the city, for a month. For unique Christmas gifts from hand knitted wool clothes to wooden toys, peruse the offerings of arts and crafts designers, all certified by the national association of artisans. Try the season’s sweet treat, kürtős kalács and mulled wine. Feast on sausage, fresh bread and pickles. Enjoy folk dance and music performances. Or stroll around the square with friends for a jolly old time. Merry Christmas!

The Christmas market awaits you at Vörösmarty square between 9 November  2018 and 1 January 2019,  every day from 10:00am to 8:00 pm (various daily opening hours, closed on 25 and 26 December)

There is the Advent market at St. Stephen’s Square too from 23 November to 31 December 2018
 every day from 11:00am to 8:00pm (various daily opening hours, closed on 25 and 26 December)
Peek into the workrooms of craftsmen and cooks, taste a wide range of spicy winter drinks, eat and buy traditional Hungarian Christmas foods. In front of St.Stephen’s Basilica, enjoy ice-skating on the rink in the snow and admire the ray painting! Visit the Official website!

Browse our Special Offers and book your accommodation during the winter period, in the festive season and during Christmas fair period close to Christmas Market at Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest online now or directly with Reservations on +36 1 429 3375 or at

Please contact our esteemed multilingual Clef d’Or Member Concierge Team for assistance with dining reservation, opera and concert tickets, transport or other information you might require during your stay at +36 1 429 3391 or

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