Debrecen to host the First International Street Festival on Batthyány Street

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Debrecen’s first pedestrian street, Batthyány Street, will host a new initiative, the International Street Festival, on June 28, 2024. This free event will offer visitors a taste of the diverse cultures represented in the city. 

Date: 16:00-20:00, Friday, June 28, 2024
Rain date: Saturday, June 29, 2024

The Creative Community of Debrecen, a coalition of businesses and NGOs on Batthyány Street, has repeatedly demonstrated its ability to transform the pedestrian street with vibrant events. They have previously organized popular events such as the Halloween Street Festival, the Batthyány Fair and Children’s Flea Market, and the International Rhyme Festival. This upcoming festival on June 28 will showcase the cultures of various nations present in Debrecen, featuring:

  • food
  • drinks
  • dances
  • music
  • children’s activities
  • sports from many countries around the world.

Additionally, the event will mark the official opening of the “OTT-HOME. International Meeting Point,” a space where international and Hungarian cultures can intersect.


Pöttöm folk dance – folk dance lessons for kids
Mexican DIY workshop
OTT-HOME – International Meeting Point
official opening
Flavors and dances of Mexico – presentation, dance
Hungarian folk dance
Italian songs with Luca Balduccio
Latin dances with the Happy Time Dance School
street party with DJ Maci
Hinta LOW concert

More information at the Facebook event.

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