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February 23, 2018 7:11 PM

The First Hungarian Heritage Blues Festival at The Hamilton

Come and join us on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the First Hungarian Heritage Blues Festival in Washington, D.C. feat. Little G. Weevil, John Németh and Grammy-Award winner John Popper. Proceeds from the Festival will benefit the restoration of Himler House, the 1920s Himlerville, Kentucky home of Hungarian immigrant, Martin Himler, as a future United States national landmark.

February 22, 2018 12:39 PM

Hungary Wins First Ever Winter Olympic Gold Medal in Men’s 5000 m Relay in Short-Track Speed Skating

Shaolin Sándor Liu, boyfriend of Great Britain’s Speed Skater Elise Christie, helped Hungary win our first ever Winter Olympic gold medal in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Shaolin’s younger brother, Shaoang Liu, Viktor Knoch and Csaba Burján made up the rest of the Hungarian short-track speed skating quartet.

February 20, 2018 2:29 PM

2018 Marks the 'Year of Aszú’ in the United States

On February 15, 2018, the Embassy of Hungary hosted a wine reception to launch the ‘Year of Aszú’ campaign in the United States. The event was attended by diplomatic, political, and business leaders, in addition to wine distributors, merchants, and sommeliers from nearly 30 restaurants.

February 15, 2018 3:12 PM

Részeletes információk a külföldön történő választási részvételről

A magyar országgyűlési választásokon csak magyar állampolgárok vehetnek részt. Ha valaki az Egyesült Államokban él vagy tartózkodik, van magyar állampolgársága, és szeretne részt venni a választásokon, a következőkre kell figyelnie.

February 13, 2018 6:57 PM

V4 Political Directors meeting in the State Department

Under the auspices of Hungary’s Presidency of the Visegrad Group (V4), the Political Directors of the Foreign Ministries of the V4 countries – Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia – visited the State Department to participate in a full day of high-level meetings with their U.S. counterparts on Tuesday, February 13.

February 13, 2018 5:16 PM

David B. Cornstein of New York to be Ambassador to Hungary

President Donald Trump today officially nominated David B. Cornstein of New York, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Hungary, a White House announcement said.

February 11, 2018 10:11 PM

Human Capacities Minister Zoltán Balog Participates in National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, Opens Embassy Exhibition on Persecuted Christians, Meets Administration Leaders, Congressmen

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog visited Washington, DC between February 6-9, escorted by Deputy State Secretary Tristan Azbej, responsible for the Aid of Persecuted Christians. They opened an exhibition at the new building of the Embassy of Hungary titled ‘Cross in Fire - Christian Persecution in the Middle-East’, which will be open to American visitors between February 9-28.

February 9, 2018 1:59 PM

Cross-in-Fire - Christian Persecution in the Middle-East: Exhibition at the Embassy of Hungary

The Embassy of Hungary is proud to share an exhibition with the American visitors between Februar 1 - Marc 30, which already attracted more than 10.000 people in Hungary at the Hungarian National Museum.

February 6, 2018 7:29 AM

The Allegro Foundation's 2018 Ambassador's Ball Honors Hungary

The Allegro Foundation of Charlotte, North Carolina, held its 9th annual Ambassador's Ball on January 6, 2018, and graciously invited Hungary to be the guest of honor for the event. The Ball, which benefits children with disabilities, was hosted by business personality and philanthropist Mr. Felix Sabates and was organized and executed by Ms. Pat Farmer, CEO of the Allegro Foundation, and her exceptional staff. Chris Domeny, Honorary Consul of Hungary to the Carolinas, represented Hungary at the event.

February 2, 2018 5:48 PM

Statue of Holocaust survivor U.S. Congressman Tom Lantos dedicated in Budapest

On the 90th anniversary of the birth of the late Congressman Tom Lantos, his native Budapest dedicated a statue in his honor on Tom Lantos Street in District 13 of the Hungarian capital. The event was the initiative of the district’s Mayor, Mr. József Tóth and was attended by Hungarian officials, Lantos Family members, and many of Tom’s friends and admirers.