Events

October 13, 2016 4:43 PM

Hungarian Embassy Hosts Screening of Award Winning Animated Documentary "Freedom Dance"

On Tuesday, October 11, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a screening of the 2007 animated documentary “Freedom Dance” in commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight. The second of five total films was screened as part of the Embassy’s October Film Festival with Director Steven Fisher also in attendance.

October 7, 2016 4:00 PM

Hungarian Film "Train to Adulthood" to be Screened at the Margaret Mead Film Festival in New York City

Nominated for a Margaret Mead Filmmaker Award, one of the United States’ preeminent showcase awards for cinematographic story telling, Hungarian film "Train to Adulthood” will be screened on Saturday October 15 at the American Museum of Nature History in New York City. Also in attendance will be the film’s director, Klára Trencsényi.

October 7, 2016 10:53 AM

Hungarian Embassy to Unveil Statue of the "Budapest Lad" ("Pesti Srác") on October 16 in Washington, DC

H.E. Dr. Réka Szemerkényi, Ambassador of Hungary to the United States of America, cordially invites you to the unveiling ceremony of the Statue of the “Budapest Lad” (“Pesti Srác) on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 9:30 A.M.

October 5, 2016 12:28 PM

Hungarian Embassy Hosts Screening of Award-Winning Hungarian Film "Journey Home"

On Tuesday, October 4, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a screening of the film "Journey Home” (Hazatérés) in commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight. The first of five movies to be screened as part of the Embassy’s October Film Festival, co-director Eszti Pigniczky was in attendance and answered questions from audience members following the screening.

September 29, 2016 1:41 PM

Embassy of Hungary Hosts CEPA Forum Gala Dinner

The Embassy of Hungary in Washington, DC and Ambassador Dr. Réka Szemerkényi hosted an invitation-only gala dinner on Wednesday, September 28 for attendees of the 8th Annual CEPA Forum as well as in commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight.

September 21, 2016 9:45 AM

Hungarian Embassy to Host Festival of Film and Culture

In commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution and Freedom Fight, the Embassy of Hungary in Washington, DC is sponsoring a Film Festival throughout the months of October and November.

August 22, 2016 3:49 PM

Hungarian Embassy Celebrates St. Stephen's Day on First Anniversary of the Dedication of the Hungarian Shrine at the Basilica of the the Immaculate Conception

On the occasion of St. Stephen's Day and Hungary's National Day, Father Böjte Csaba, OFM, led a 9-mile pilgrimage to the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., where he led a mass in honor of the first anniversary of the dedication of the Hungarian Shrine at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception.

May 24, 2016 3:12 PM

Embassy Honors Service Members with Reception on Armed Forces Day

On Friday, May 21st the Embassy of Hungary held an Armed Forces Day reception in recognition of the service and sacrifice of the members of the Hungarian Defense Force.

May 18, 2016 5:18 PM

Embassy Hosts Open House in Celebration of European Month of Culture

On Saturday, May 14th the Embassy of Hungary hosted an Open House in conjunction with the 27 other member state embassies and the EU Delegation to the United States in Washington, D.C. Traditional Hungarian Goulash and Debrecziner sausage were served alongside copious amounts of Fröccs. The Embassy broke its previous attendance record by over 500 guests, reaching 3,500 attendees by late afternoon.

April 29, 2016 12:06 PM

Join the Embassy of Hungary for a Day of Fun and Celebration on Saturday, May 14th!

Celebrate the EU's 2016 Open House Series by joining the Embassy of Hungary on May 14th and 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 10:00am and close at 4:00pm.