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Red pandas are celebrated at the Debrecen Zoo

The European Species Conservation Breeding Program, to which the Debrecen zoo joined in 2014, plays an important role in saving the red pandas.

The European Species Conservation Breeding Program, to which the Debrecen zoo joined in 2014, plays an important role in saving the red pandas.

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The world’s first bird theater is being built in Hortobágy

A unique ecotourism facility will be created in the area of ​​the Hortobágy fishpond, a place where visitors can observe the bird population in their natural environment, living up close and yet undisturbed. The Bird Theater will provide an experience for the general public that previously only a small group of bird watchers could experience.

A unique ecotourism facility will be created in the area of ​​the Hortobágy fishpond, a place where visitors can observe the bird population in their natural environment, living up close and yet undisturbed. The Bird Theater will provide an experience for the general public that previously only a small group of bird watchers could experience. 

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Science fair in Dósa Nádor square

How does a glass table become an electro-acoustic instrument? What can a robotic arm be used for? Can we hit a nail into a tree with a banana? Is it possible to play music by bike or spray water with steam? These questions can also be answered by anyone who visits the Science Fair.

How does a glass table become an electro-acoustic instrument? What can a robotic arm be used for? Can we hit a nail into a tree with a banana? Is it possible to play music by bike or spray water with steam? These questions can also be answered by anyone who visits the Science Fair.

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Discover the past of Debrecen Zoo and Amusement Park on Heritage Day Walk

The country’s first rural zoo and the only amusement park, continuing the tradition of the last few years, will join the European Cultural Heritage Days initiative this year as well.

The country’s first rural zoo and the only amusement park, continuing the tradition of the last few years, will join the European Cultural Heritage Days initiative this year as well.

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The Wild Horses of Hortobágy – A Photo Exhibition

The Pentezug in Hortobágy is one of the last wilderness in Hungary, an untouched and unique habitat, home to rare plants, birds, and endangered wild horses. Attila Korbely and Kata Ozogány followed the inhabitants of Pentezug for four seasons and captured rare events, unique moments of the wild world of Przewalski’s horses.

The Pentezug in Hortobágy is one of the last wilderness in Hungary, an untouched and unique habitat, home to rare plants, birds, and endangered wild horses. Attila Korbely and Kata Ozogány followed the inhabitants of Pentezug for four seasons and captured rare events, unique moments of the wild world of Przewalski’s horses. 

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Premiere on the Nagyerdei Outdoor Stage

The Debrecen Folk Ensemble will perform a spectacular dance theater premiere for the 2021 Nagyerdei Outdoor Games on September 9th. The dance extravaganza is a stage adaptation of Albert Wass’s highly successful 1959 novel “A funtineli boszorkány” (The Witch of Funtinel) bringing the magic of the book to life on stage.

The Debrecen Folk Ensemble will perform a spectacular dance theater premiere for the 2021 Nagyerdei Outdoor Games on September 9th. The dance extravaganza is a stage adaptation of Albert Wass’s highly successful 1959 novel “A funtineli boszorkány” (The Witch of Funtinel) bringing the magic of the book to life on stage.

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The season of Fun Runs and Racing

Early autumn is one of the most ideal seasons for outdoor sports. It is no coincidence that many large-scale running races are held in September, as will be the case in Debrecen in the coming weeks. On September 19th, the XI. Rotary Running Festival, and on September 25th, the 4th Wizz Air Debrecen Airport Run awaits running lovers.

Early autumn is one of the most ideal seasons for outdoor sports. It is no coincidence that many large-scale running races are held in September, as will be the case in Debrecen in the coming weeks. On September 19th, the XI. Rotary Running Festival, and on September 25th, the 4th Wizz Air Debrecen Airport Run awaits running lovers.

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Armband Weekend at the Amusement Park – September

There are many adventures in the country’s only theme park in the fall, which is open, not only on weekends in September but on all weekdays between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., with the exception of Monday (closed).

There are many adventures in the country’s only theme park in the fall, which is open, not only on weekends in September but on all weekdays between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., with the exception of Monday (closed).

What’s more, the general public won’t be left without the limitless experiences provided during the summer, as the Park is now hosting its highly successful Armband Weekend again this weekend, September 11th and 12th. As part of the promotion, guests exchanging armband tickets will be able to use all of the institution’s slot machines indefinitely throughout the day.

The armband tickets, which provide unlimited use of gaming machines, can be redeemed at the same price as last year, ie HUF 3,900 for children and only HUF 3,500 for adults at the institution’s ticket offices, either during the event or by providing convenient and accelerated access by pre-ordering online.

MODEM hosts an internationally unique exhibition

For the first time in almost 50 years the unique exhibition entitled “Abstraction-Création” will be held at the MODEM Center for Modern and Contemporary Art in Debrecen, for the first time in almost 50 years. The exhibition opens on October 3rd, 2021.

For the first time in almost 50 years the unique exhibition entitled “Abstraction-Création” will be held at the MODEM Center for Modern and Contemporary Art in Debrecen, for the first time in almost 50 years. The exhibition opens on October 3rd, 2021. 

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Debreczeni ZAMAT Street & Classic Food Festival

Debrecen’s gastro festival season continues with the ZAMAT Festival from 17th to 19th September. The venue is much larger than before, and the event has much more to offer with an international outlook, star performers, and culinary experiences.

Debrecen’s gastro festival season continues with the Debreczeni ZAMAT Festival taking place from 17th to 19th September 2021. The venue is much larger than before, and the event has much more to offer, with an international outlook, star performers, and culinary experiences. 

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Researcher’s Night at the University of Debrecen

Researchers’ Night at the University of Debrecen is back, after last years cancellation due to the pandemic, here’s what you can expect.

In 2007, the University of Debrecen joined for the first time the researchers’ night initiative, launched in 2005 to promote science in a direct, informal, and comprehensible form. With the exception of last year (COVID Pandemic) the University of Debrecen has participated every year since 2007

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déri treasure

A Debrecen Treasure On Display in Budapest

One of the Déri Museums’ treasured artifacts is an ornate sarcophagus containing a 3,400-year-old Egyptian; is now proudly on display in the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest.

One of the Déri Museums’ treasured artifacts is an ornate sarcophagus containing a 3,400-year-old Egyptian; is now proudly on display in the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest

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