Events

May 15, 2017 2:19 PM

Embassy of Hungary Opens Its Doors for EU Open House

On Saturday, May 13th, the Embassy of Hungary hosted an Open in conjunction with the 27 other member state embassies and the EU Delegation to the United States in Washington, D.C. Guest were offered guided tours of the new building of the Embassy of Hungary and had the opportunity to sample wines sources exclusively from Hungary as part of the Embassy’s guided VIP wine tasting.

May 10, 2017 2:48 PM

Join the Planet’s Most Innovative People at Brain Bar Budapest

Billed as Europe's biggest future-focused festival, Brain Bar Budapest will return to Hungary for a third consecutive year between June 1st and 3rd. Some of the world’s leading companies and foremost entrepreneurs – including lead sponsor KPMG – will deliver enlightening lectures designed to stimulate debate and promote greater exchanges of ideas.

May 2, 2017 3:54 PM

Join the Embassy of Hungary for a Day of Fun and Celebration on Saturday, May 13th!

Celebrate the 2017 EU Open House Series and join us at the new building of the Embassy of Hungary on Saturday, May 13th to discover the heart of Central Europe. Taste Hungarian cuisine, learn more about Budapest's burgeoning tech startup scene and experience art and culture like never before. Our tourism bureau will help you plan your trip to Hungary. Doors open at 10:00 AM and close at 4:00 PM.

April 24, 2017 11:33 AM

Internationally Acclaimed Pianist Dániel Lebhardt Performs at the Embassy of Hungary

On Friday, April 21, internationally recognized Hungarian pianist Dániel Lebhart performed for guests at an exclusive concert held at the Embassy of Hungary. Organized by The Embassy Series, the concert was followed by a buffet dinner.

April 6, 2017 4:04 PM

Embassy of Hungary Hosts Diplomatic Connections Reception

On Wednesday, April 5, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a reception for the diplomatic corps and prominent members of the business community in Washington, DC together with Diplomatic Connections Magazine.

March 22, 2017 10:43 AM

FM Péter Szijjártó Inaugurates New Building of the Embassy of Hungary in Washington, DC

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó and Ambassador Dr. Réka Szemerkényi presided over the official inauguration of the new home of the Embassy of Hungary in Washington, DC on Tuesday, March 21. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception brought together numerous distinguished guests including members of President Trump’s White House team, Congressional leadership from the Hungarian-American Caucus, representatives of the diplomatic corps, and distinguished leaders of the Hungarian-American community.

February 27, 2017 12:08 PM

Hungarian Embassy Hosts Commemorative Candle Lighting Ceremony on the eve of the Hungarian Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Communism

On Friday, February 24, Ambassador Dr. Réka Szemerkényi and the Embassy of Hungary held a commemorative candle lighting ceremony with members of the Hungarian-American community on the eve of the Hungarian Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Communism.

January 25, 2017 4:18 PM

Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur Awarded Officer's Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary

On Tuesday, January 24, Ambassador Dr. Réka Szemerkényi awarded Representative Marcy Kaptur the Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary in recognition of her outstanding work as Co-Chair of the Hungarian-American Caucus and for providing a significant voice and platform for Hungarian-Americans across the United States.

January 24, 2017 2:25 PM

Embassy of Hungary Hosts Trio of Post-Inaugural Events Under the Headline “Salute to Freedom”

On Saturday, January 21st, one day following the Inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a tripartite of events at the soon-to-be new Embassy building at 1500 Rhode Island Avenue under the headline “Salute to Freedom,” including a post-Inaugural Brunch and a VIP piano concert by Steinway Artist, Ádám György. Later in the evening, the Embassy of Hungary turned down the lights and opened up the Embassy’s new “speakeasy” bar for a happy hour and cocktail reception. Distinguished attendees of the Embassy of Hungary’s “Salute to Freedom” included President Trump’s advisors, Senators, Congressmen and Congresswomen, business executives and corporate leaders, leaders of the Hungarian-American community, and Ambassadors and Military Attachés.

December 13, 2016 5:14 PM

Washington Embassy Defense Attachés Participate in Operation Charity

The Office of the Defense Attaché of the Embassy of Canada in Washington, DC, in cooperation with the So Others Might Eat (SOME) charity group, organized a food drive aid titled Operation Charity on Sunday, December 4.