DANCE~CULTURAL TOUR HUNGARY 2017 PROGRAM (subject to change)  

October 5-16, 2017


Day 1 (Thurs., Oct. 5th) arrival in Budapest - 5pm (17:00) Check-in /welcome dinner - Moldvai Csángó táncház

Day 2 (Fri., Oct. 6th) Morning & Afternoon: Moldvai Csángó circle dance workshop - Evening: dance performance

Day 3 (Sat., Oct 7th) Visit Szentendre: outdoor museum, historic train ride, sightseeing - workshop Rác (Serb) from Tököl Evening: South Slavic táncház with teaching, music with Vujicsics

Day 4 (Sun., Oct. 8th) Travel to Lake Balaton. Afternoon: Wellness Program/spa - Evening:wine tasting /dinner at wine cellar- Hungarian folk music concert by Fono band and villagers from Tura followed by Hungarian táncház

Day 5 (Mon.,Oct. 9th) Morning & Afternoon: dances from Palóc - Evening: Hungarian folklore presentation about Hungarian and minority dance culture in Hungary with archival film

Day 6 (Tues.,Oct 10th) Travel to Pécs - sightseeing - Evening: South Slavic táncház with the Tanac Dance Ensemble and Musicians

Day 7 (Wed.,Oct 11th) Visit the town of Szalánta for lunch and a dance workshop with traditional dancers from Szalánta - Evening: "romantic" dinner and táncház

Day 8 (Thurs.,Oct. 12th) Pécs Morning & Afternoon workshop including Dezski Veliko Kolo with dancers from Deszk- Evening: TBD

Day 9 (Fri., Oct.13th) Return to Budapest - Afternoon: visit Fono (folklore center) workshop with couple from Transylvania (TBD) and evening táncház

Day 10 (Sat.,Oct.14th) Morning & Afternoon workshop: Örkői Cigány dances (Transylvanian Roma) with live music- Evening: Boat ride on the Danube with dinner

Day 11 (Sun.,Oct.15th) Dance review- Afternoon: free - Evening: Farewell dinner/ visit to Buda Castle and Citadel

Day 12 Departure