Cultural Festivals

The Szeged Open Air Festival invites thousands of visitors to the city every year. Hungary’s best actors and actresses cooperate in the performances and every year international stars join them to make the shows even more enjoyable and unique.

Szeged Open Air Festival


The next season starts with The Flying Dutchman on 1st-2nd July 2016. Drakula’s Last Dance comes next on 8th, 9th July 2016. Me and My Little Brother on 15th July 2016 is followed by Mamma Mia! on 21st and 22nd July 2016 and Les Misérables on 29th July 2016.

Visit the website for the full performance list and ticket prices!

26th THEALTER International Theatrical Festival

Old Synagogue, Chamber Theatre and among others, open air venues

THEALTER, the theatrical summer festival was established in 1991 and by now it has become one of the most prominent international theatre festivals in Hungary. In addition to the significant, independent theatrical performances of the season, international artists, experimenter companies mainly from the Central and Southern European region, will also come to Szeged. Besides the theatrical and dance productions, the audience can also enjoy films, exhibitions, children and outdoor programmes as well as concerts on our all-art festival this year, where professional events will also be organized.

Night of the Museums

25th June 2016

Several programmes in the Móra Ferenc Museum, the REÖK Palace, the Somogyi Library and the Rural House of Alsóváros.