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Hungarian Festival Sarasota 2016

The Global Friendship Foundation(GFF) invites you to join us in celebration of Hungarian culture and heritage on
October 15-16,2016.

Saturday 10 AM – 10 PM and Sunday 12 PM- 8 PM
at the Sarasota County Fairgrounds.

Admission is $10/day, free for kids 12 and under.
Free parking.
This family oriented event offers entertainment for all ages.

The festival features live concerts with musicians arriving from Hungary, who present a variety of music genres from folk music to today’s pop. Throughout the day, shows, archery demonstrations and dance performances entertain the whole family.

You can even participate in a fabulous goulash cooking competition. Don’t worry, if you are not up for cooking, you can just taste and vote.

Learn about Hungarian folklore via an assembly, shop for a Hungarian home décor or souvenir, or savor the world famous chimney cake or other Hungaricums at our vendors.

The kids’ corner awaits with arts and crafts, carnival games and rides, treasure hunting, pony rides and an enchanting theater performance.

Enjoy our authentic Hungarian cuisine, sample traditional dishes, pastries, cakes
and our best wines.