Budapest Wine Festival is the largest celebration of European and Hungarian wine culture, located in the breathtaking World Heritage Site of Buda Castle. This parade of 200 wineries and 60 performances, where one of man’s oldest cultivated products is embedded in the broadest interpretation of culture, is a wonderful combination of wine culture, performing and visual arts, cuisine, folklore and traditional craftsmanship. Budapest Wine Festival is visited by 50,000 people from around the world every September.
Over the course of it's 40 years history the Dresden Music Festival has established itself as distinctive cultural institution in Dresden and attracts an audience far beyond Germany’s borders between May and June to this city on the River Elbe. During three festival weeks renowned orchestras, top-class soloists and ensembles come to Dresden to perform at the most beautiful venues in its historic center and surroundings and fill the city with music.
Festival XS presents about 20 short plays over 3 days, ranging from 5 to 25 minutes long. Theatre, dance, circus, object and puppet theatre come together in creative profusion. Offering artists space in which to experiment, XS is also an invitation to be daring and to innovate. By producing short works, companies are free to explore new territories and take risks. XS is a meeting place between the spectator and the performer, between different aesthetics and ideas, to discover what might happen.