Life in the city

Becherovka Miskolc Carnival

The Becherovka Miskolc Carnival is one of the largest gastronomic festivals and fairs in Hungary. The first major festival of the year is held in the city during the carnival period (before Lent) in downtown Miskolc.

The multi-day event is celebrated on several stages, including outdoor music programs and concerts. The downtown squares and pedestrian precinct feature arts and crafts displays, food tasting, farmers market, and folk art fair. The carnival also offers dozens of concerts, numerous children's and family programs, exhibitions, and a parade which is sure to put you in the festive carnival mood. There is something for everyone among the quality programs offered.