This year, for the first time ever, the town of Hajdúszoboszló invites you to partake in a unique and unforgettable event: “Banishing Winter with the Busós” on March 2nd, 2024. Held at the main entrance of the strand bath, this celebration combines tradition and joy as participants bid farewell to winter together.
Experience the joy of welcoming spring by joining the inaugural “Banishing Winter with the Busós” event in Hajdúszoboszló. This lively celebration promises an evening filled with tradition, laughter, and communal spirit.
Why You Should Attend
A Meeting of Tradition and Merriment
The festivities kick off at 17:00 on Saturday, March 2nd, with a speech by József Eisler, who will share the fascinating history of the Busójárás. This introduction provides attendees with a rich insight into the customs that have celebrated the end of winter for generations.
Engaging Activities for Everyone
The program continues at 17:15 with a circle dance and kóló music, inviting everyone to join in and feel the rhythm of tradition. At 17:25, the event becomes even more interactive, drawing spectators into the fun of banishing winter, where every moment is filled with joy and laughter.
The Magic of the Bonfire
At 17:45, a ceremonial bonfire further enhances the enchantment of the evening. The combination of flickering flames and winter-banishing traditions creates an unforgettable experience. Gather around the fire to enjoy the communal celebration of winter’s farewell.
Location: Szent István Park, Hajdúszoboszló, Szent István park 3, 4200 Hungary
Come and join us in Hajdúszoboszló to celebrate the departure of winter in a manner that promises to be both vibrant and memorable.
Q: What is the “Banishing Winter with the Busós” event? A: It’s a unique celebration held in Hajdúszoboszló, marking the first time the town hosts a gathering to bid farewell to winter with traditional Busó festivities.
Q: When and where is the event taking place? A: The event takes place on March 2nd, 2024, at the main entrance of the strand bath in Szent István Park, Hajdúszoboszló.
Q: What can attendees expect? A: Attendees can look forward to a speech on the history of the Busójárás, circle dances, interactive fun, and a magical bonfire, all combining to provide a lively atmosphere.
Q: Do I need to bring anything? A: Just bring your enthusiasm for tradition and celebration. Everything else, including the joy of welcoming spring, will be provided.