This year the festival starts on 18th August and finishes on 20th. During the three days there will be a Palinka and Wine Festival from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. It starts on Thursday at 11 a.m. with the official opening of the festival.
Int he afternoon you can listen to the brass orchestra of the Hodmezovasarhely barracks. There will be another performance by a brass quintet with a pantomime artist which is sure to entertain both children and adults. After that those who are interested in poetry can listen to Villon poems by Macsai Pal, a famous Hungarian actor accompanied by Peter Huzella from Kalaka group.
Hodmezovasarhely is famous for its embroidery and the opening of an exhibition about Contemporary Embroidery will be opened at 18:30. More music in the evening, Illenyi Katica is going to play the violin both classical music and jazz.
Fire dance after nine where different cultures and styles are mixed with special world and folk music and dance, of course. On Friday, 19th August the programmes start at 5 p.m. First you can listen to musical songs mainly from the favourites of children. At 7 there will be a play called Love Letters and after that at 9 Group and Swing band will play then at 10:30 Pannonia Allstars Ska Orchestra will provide some entertainment.
Pannonia Allstars Ska Orchestra - Summertime
|St Stephen Church - Hodmezovasarhely|
I think it is a very nice programme and anyone can find the kind of entertainment they like no matter how old they are.
Have a nice three days in Hodmezovasarhely!