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The Heart of Debrecen beats in the Forum

The Heart of Debrecen consists of hundreds of gingerbread cookies and embodies love and giving, which has been exhibited by the Debrecen City Municipality in the courtyard of the Old Town Hall during Advent since 2017.

The Heart of Debrecen consists of hundreds of gingerbread cookies and embodies love and giving, which has been exhibited by the Debrecen City Municipality in the courtyard of the Old Town Hall during Advent since 2017.

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Panificio il Basilico Debrecen is open!

On 15th December, Debrecen’s newest bakery, Panificio il Basilico Debrecen, opened its doors to great interest. The shop opened on the corner of Piac utca and Rózsa utca, in the Old Town Hall building, and is the brainchild of Szabolcs Szabadfi, better known as Szabi the Baker, who has mastered the craft over many years of working abroad.

On 15th December, Debrecen’s newest bakery, Panificio il Basilico Debrecen, opened its doors to great interest. The shop opened on the corner of Piac utca and Rózsa utca, in the Old Town Hall building, and is the brainchild of Szabolcs Szabadfi, better known as Szabi the Baker, who has mastered the craft over many years of working abroad.

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Christmas for the Animal’s

The Christmas of the Animals is a long-standing and one of the most beautiful traditions of the Debrecen Zoo. This year it will be held on 27th December. At the festive event, visitors will be able to see a number of residents being fed and, together with the zoo staff, make the monkeys’ favourite treat, monkey dumplings.

The Christmas of the Animals is a long-standing and one of the most beautiful traditions of the Debrecen Zoo. This year it will be held on 27th December. At the festive event, visitors will be able to see a number of residents being fed and, together with the zoo staff, make the monkeys’ favourite treat, monkey dumplings.

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4th Advent Weekend Programme

The Fourth Advent Candle Lighting takes place on 19th December in the Memorial Garden of the Reformed Great Church. The event is taking place just a few minutes walk from 100 caterers and Christmas fair vendors in Kossuth Square and the surroundings, (available until December 23rd) but there are great Christmas-themed things to do for the entire weekend.

The Fourth Advent Candle Lighting takes place on 19th December in the Memorial Garden of the Reformed Great Church. The event is taking place just a few minutes walk from 100 caterers and Christmas fair vendors in Kossuth Square and the surroundings, (available until December 23rd) but there are some great Christmas-themed activities on the preceding Friday and Saturday.

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Christmas Ballroom Dance Ceremony

The Valcer Dance Studio’s Christmas gala is once again this year – for the 30th year in a row – traditionally a celebration of the festive season. Their programme is dedicated to the lovers of ballroom dancing, standard and Latin American dances, and modern ballroom dancing.

The Valcer Dance Studio’s Christmas gala is once again this year – for the 30th year in a row – traditionally a celebration of the festive season. Their programme is dedicated to the lovers of ballroom dancing, standard and Latin American dances, and modern ballroom dancing.

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Visual Experiences to Relieve End of Year Stress

Debrecen has exciting exhibitions for art lovers all year round. If you’re looking to relieve stress amidst the end-of-year rush or Christmas shopping frenzy, take advantage of the last few weeks of the year to visit local museums and galleries for a visual experience, as there are many exciting exhibitions in Debrecen until the end of the year. Below you will find a selection of these.

Debrecen has exciting exhibitions for art lovers all year round. If you’re looking to relieve stress amidst the end-of-year rush or Christmas shopping frenzy, take advantage of the last few weeks of the year to visit local museums and galleries for a visual experience, as there are many exciting exhibitions in Debrecen until the end of the year. Below you will find a selection of these.

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December Concert Programme

There’s a concert in Debrecen almost every day for the rest of the year, so whether you’re looking for classical music, a festive atmosphere or a party, you’re sure to find something for your musical needs.

There’s a concert in Debrecen almost every day for the rest of the year, so whether you’re looking for classical music, a festive atmosphere or a party, you’re sure to find something for your musical needs. The good mood and quality entertainment will be provided by star performers such as Csík, Kaláka, Rózsi Demjén, and Tankcsapda, just to mention the biggest names.

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Csak Design Craft Fair – December 12th

The well known team of creative artists from Debrecen is preparing for an advent fair to be held in the inner courtyard of the main building of the University of Debrecen, bringing a wide range of handicraft products, ideal for Christmas presents.

Yet another reason to be in Debrecen on the 12th December!

The well known team of creative artists from Debrecen is preparing for an advent fair to be held in the inner courtyard of the main building of the University of Debrecen, bringing a wide range of handicraft products, ideal for Christmas presents.

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Third Advent Sunday – 12th December

The Third Advent Candle Lighting takes place on 12th December in the Memorial Garden of the Reformed Great Church. The event is taking place just a few minutes walk from 100 caterers and Christmas fair vendors in Kossuth Square and the surroundings

The Third Advent Candle Lighting takes place on 12th December in the Memorial Garden of the Reformed Great Church. The event is taking place just a few minutes walk from 100 caterers and Christmas fair vendors in Kossuth Square and the surroundings, (available until December 23rd). Read on for this Sunday’s events programme.

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The Elephant Catcher – A Wonderful Exhibition for Children

An exhibition of the works of the illustrator of the year has opened at the Debrecen House of Literature. Alexandra Grela’s works were created for poems and children’s stories.

An exhibition of the works of the illustrator of the year has opened at Debrecen’s Déri Museum in the House of Literature. Alexandra Grela’s works were created for poems and children’s stories.

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