CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival
6–22 October 2017
Organized now for the 26th time, this year’s CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival will be held between 6 and 22 October, 2017. From contemporary classical music to theatre premieres, from popular music and jazz to dance and visual art, the art of our times will again be highlighted in the Hungarian capital during the seventeen days of the event series, which is realized in cooperation between Müpa Budapest, the Budapest Festival and Tourism Centre, and the Hungarian Tourism Agency. Besides the work of Béla Bartók, the other focus of this year’s festival will be Israel and Jewish art and artists. The affiliated events of CAFe Budapest will again include the Budapest Ritmo world music festival, the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Central Europe, Art Market Budapest, and the Autumn Margin Literary Festival and Book Fair.
As earlier, the events will be hosted, among others, by Müpa Budapest, Liszt Academy, BMC, Akvárium Klub, A38 Ship, the Várkert Bazár (Castle Garden Bazaar), Vigadó, Urania National Film Theatre, and Bálna Budapest.