Let us be proud of what our forebears did for our country! „Straws in the wind – let us remember our military heroes” was the title of an event where mostly secondary school students commemorated the revolution of 1848. In the Debrecen Millitarium – Military cemetery of heroes on March 14, 2019. read more
It is our aim to have more than a hundred thousand youths studying in Debrecen The American Chamber of Commerces (AmCham) launched a nation-wide career-orientation programme. Its purpose essentially is that representatives of various companies should inform students at schools about the opportunites and thus assisting them in choosing a careeer for themselves. read more
Kindergarteners put on a performance at the Old City Hall on the occasion of March 15. On the occasion of March 15, the anniversary of the revolution of 1848, the little ones of the Kindergarten ’’Levendula” (lavender) put on their holiday show next to Lajos Kossuth’s bust outside the great Assembly Hall on the first floor of Old City Hall on March 14, 2019. The bust of Lajos Kossuth was decorated with a wreath by chief administrator, Dr. Antal Szekeres on behalf of the Mayor’s Office, and by Mrs. Gyöngyi Garai Tóth, Trade Union secretary of the City Hall Staff. read more
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CXXI. National Swimming Championships Hungary’s best swimmers compete again in Debrecen. Performances at the Nagyerdei Open Air Theatre The open-air stage was set up in one of the most beautiful parts of the Nagyerdő (Great Forest), among huge firs and monumental English oaks more than 60 year ago. In 2014, the renovated, modernized theatre was reopened. In the restored theatre, there are 1000 seats for the spectators. Debrecen Turkey Days This cheerful food festival pits teams of pro and amateur chefs (competing in separate divisions) against one another for the prize awarded to the most ingenious and delicious turkey dish. The comfort level of your taste buds will be elevated by great wines, your mood by concerts, kid programs and an artisans’ market. Debrecziener Gourmet Festival The staff of the Ikon Restaurant has set a mouth-watering challenge for local and non-Debrecen-based chefs to dream up innovative versions of the city’s namesake double sausage. Hortobágy Equestrian Days The Hortobágy Equestrian Days have grown into the region’s influential event known beyond Hungary’s borders. The event’s main aim is the presentation and popularization of the past and present of the pastoral culture characteristic of the area, the horse breeding activity of the Máta Stud founded in 1671, and fine Hungarian gastronomy. Campus Festival The biggest bash in Eastern Hungary’s pop-music calendar, Campus features over 200 shows at up to 40 venues in the leafy surroundings of Big Forest. Debrecen Wine & Jazz Days The oldest continuous annual jazz festival, the Debrecen Jazz Days and the most popular wine festival of the Northern Alföld region, the Debrecen Wine Carnival paired up in 2015 to offer a real “gastro-jazz” jamboree for jazz and wine lovers featuring jazz bands and top-ranked Hungarian wineries. Debrecen Flower Parade The largest cultural event of Hungary, which lasted for one day in the past, has become a several-day-long Carnival Week over the past few years. 27th Farmer-expo 27.th Farmer-Expo International Agriculture and Food Industry Exhibition 12th Hortico Vegetable, Fruit and Gardening Exhibition. FIBA 3X3 & Food Truck event The FIBA 3x3 U18 Europe Cup takes place in Debrecen, Hungary on August 31 - September 2, 2018. This is the fourth edition of the FIBA 3x3 U18 Europe Cup. For more information about 3x3 basketball, including events, rules and much more, visit fiba3x3.basketball.
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Agora Scientific Adventure Center Agora presents serious scientific knowledge and the little wonders of everyday life in a fun and easy-to-understand way. Nagyerdei Entertainment Complex Nagyerdei Entertainment Complex opened in 1958 in Debrecen’s Big Forest as the first zoo outside the capital. The complex today gives home to a zoo, a plant collection and a theme park. The zoo is connected with the theme park by a narrow-gauge railway that runs in the surrounding forest along the runway of sheep, goats and donkeys and passes dodgems and a roller coaster. Vojtina Puppet Theatre Members of the younger generation will get their fill of the Thespian art at Vojtina Puppet Theater located in Kálvin Square. Small World Gallery Pirate island, magical creatures, fairy realm: they are only few of the attractions of the amazing thematic toy exhibition.