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Festival for Roses

Roses deserve a whole weekend of celebration, so Debrecen Zoo and Botanical Garden dedicates a whole weekend for the Rose Festival taking place on June 12 and 13.

Roses (Rosa) are a genus of woody perennials within the family Rosaceae as well as the flowers they bear. Originally from Asia and Europe, they are now popular and widely cultivated all around the world, with a wide range of uses; they have antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and hemostatic effects as an herb, their flowers can be made into drinks, ice cream and marmalades, and their essential oil can help combat respiratory illnesses, malaise and anxiety.

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29th Hajdú-Bihar County Spring Exhibition Winners

The 29th Spring Exhibition in Debrecen, originally planned under the title “Fresh shoot”, was postponed to the autumn last year due to the epidemic situation, so it became the Hajdú-Bihar County Exhibition instead. The purpose remained the same:- to present the cutting edge of local contemporary art.

The 29th Spring Exhibition in Debrecen, originally planned under the title “Fresh shoot”, was postponed to the autumn last year due to the epidemic situation, so it became the Hajdú-Bihar County Exhibition instead. The purpose remained the same:- to present the cutting edge of local contemporary art.

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Season closing at the Vojtina Puppet Theater

The pandemic “forced” the Vojtina Puppet Theater to hold its programs in the online space, however, their traditional season-closing programs held at the beginning of the summer will still be held in real life, outdoors.

The pandemic “forced” the Vojtina Puppet Theater to hold its programs in the online space, however, their traditional season-closing programs held at the beginning of the summer will still be held in real life, outdoors. On June 13th, the puppeteers are will be waiting for families with small children for a season-closing event in the usual place, in the Memorial Garden behind the Reformed Great Church.

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Another Europe

Another Europe, an open photo exhibition, will open on Kossuth Square on June 11th. The aim of the exhibition is to present the diversity of Europe’s heritage.

Another Europe, an open photo exhibition, will open on Kossuth Square on June 11th. The aim of the exhibition is to present the diversity of Europe’s heritage.

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Extended opening hours in Tourinform

The Tourinform office in Debrecen is open from June 1st, 2021, every day of the week. The summer opening hours are as follows.

The Tourinform office in Debrecen is open from June 1st, 2021, every day of the week. The summer opening hours are as follows.

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Debrecen Amusement Park – Slots Unlimited!

As the holidays approach, the country’s only theme park, in the tradition of recent years, will continue the highly successful Ribbon (wristband) Weekend which will be held next on 12th and 13th June. As part of the promotion, guests wearing wristband tickets will be able to use all the various slot machines of the institution, unlimited all

As the holidays approach, the country’s only theme park, in the tradition of recent years, will continue the highly successful Ribbon (wristband) Weekend which will be held next on 12th and 13th June. As part of the promotion, guests wearing wristband tickets will be able to use all the various slot machines of the institution, unlimited all day – from 10:00 to 19:00, ie one hour more than last year.

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Zoo Concerts

The Kodály Philharmonic and the Kodály Choir will continue their Zoo concerts during the weekend ahead – on June 12-13th. At the children’s concert “Animal Music” we can hear a selection of the “animal” music of the greatest authors such as Vivaldi, Haydn and Leó Weiner.

The Kodály Philharmonic and the Kodály Choir will continue their Zoo concerts during the weekend ahead – on June 12-13th. At the children’s concert “Animal Music” we can hear a selection of the “animal” music of the greatest authors such as Vivaldi, Haydn and Leó Weiner. The Kodály Choir “Animal…!” and the hilarious show will feature a whole host of special animals.

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Debrecen’s Jewish Quarter

In the centre of Debrecen, west of Kossuth Square and to the south from Hatvan Street to Széchenyi Street and beyond all the way down to Miklos Street, is what is referred to as the Jewish Quarter, an area where the Jewish settlement began and grew over the years.

In the centre of Debrecen, west of Kossuth Square and to the south from Hatvan Street to Széchenyi Street and beyond all the way down to Miklos Street, is what is referred to as the Jewish Quarter, an area where the Jewish settlement began and grew over the years.

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This Year’s Winners of the City of Debrecen Wine Awards

Every year since 2014, the City of Debrecen has been selecting the City of Debrecen Wine from among the best wines in the country, with the help of renowned winemakers and sommeliers. This year, too, they decided on a full range of wines, ie classic white and red, rosé, premium white and red, sparkling and dessert wines.

Every year since 2014, the City of Debrecen has been selecting the City of Debrecen Wine from among the best wines in the country, with the help of renowned winemakers and sommeliers. This year, too, they decided on a full range of wines, ie classic white and red, rosé, premium white and red, sparkling and dessert wines. 

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The Night of Museums Returns in June

Due to COVID-19, the Night of Museums was last organized in Debrecen in June 2019.  On the Saturday closest to St. John’s Eve, the shortest night of the year, museums open their doors and offer concerts, guided tours, interactive events, family programs, and many surprises.

Due to COVID-19, the Night of Museums was last organized in Debrecen in June 2019.  On the Saturday closest to St. John’s Eve, the shortest night of the year, museums open their doors and offer concerts, guided tours, interactive events, family programs, and many surprises.

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The 4th Wizz Air Run is Coming in September

The Wizz Air Debrecen Airport Run will be held for the fourth time on 25th of September 2021, to be organized by Debrecen International Airport and the Sportcentrum (Sport Centre).

The Wizz Air Debrecen Airport Run will be held for the fourth time on 25th of September 2021, to be organized by Debrecen International Airport and the Sportcentrum (Sport Centre). 

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