In the heart of the city, Friday nights at AnKERT Klub, Paulay Ede utca 33. No admission charge. Terrace, cloakroom, lounge, dance hall. Two DJ's, nu-disco, deep house, indie, pop. Music from 9pm, dance most likely from 11.30pm. Crowd is mixed, mainly 20-35 y.o. Hungarian gay guys. No dress code, no basement, no excuse!
February 4, 2017, 11pm-5am, Toldi Klub. The hottest RnB hit singles: Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Usher, Mariah! What else do you need? Monthly 18+ LGBT party by WOW pop dance party for the hippest queers and friends. Pop music, great sound system, DJs BrB + mettyu. Face control at the door. Entry: 1500 HUF.
Now ongoing through February 5, 2017 at Ludwig Museum. Works represent Bartókian ideals using contemporary art devices, referring to/ based on Bartók’s œuvre. Aims to inspire artists to create new works along conceptual positions on the frontier between art and science - without restrictions of genre, but with a special focus on light and sound installations.
February 18, 2017, 11pm-5am at KASINO, Dorottya utca 2-4. WICKED DESIRES B'day Special! 5 YEARS OF HARD&SEXY AWESOMENESS. An 18+ queer party for fashion junkies, posers, models, art-heads and other freaks. Underground and glamorous, Garçons promises a new era in chic clubbing. DJs Hotraw + Botek. Entry before 12am 2000 HUF; after 2500 HUF.
June/July, 2017 (TBC) Saturday Pride March from downtown through a world heritage environment. Previous events include film screenings, discussions, workshops, theater performances, art exhibitions – Pride and other parties, burlesque, drag shows, concerts, picnic, and more. See fb
August 9-16, 2017. Multi-cultural festival of music on Óbudai Island each year. Take local train (HÉV) departing from Batthyány tér. Around 1000 performances take place during the week-long festival. There are YouTube live streams if you can't make it, and an official "after movie" to be released after the event.
Late August, 2017 (TBC). Weekend for bears, cubs and admirers. Past year included: BEAR CRUISING & PARTY at Action Bar; strip show + Mr Bear Hungary elections at Mediterrán Club, Liszt Ferenc tér 10; Bears In the Jacuzzi, lazy afternoon at the sauna, steam and Jacuzzi, Magnum Sauna; and FEED THE BEARS for last hugs, food, and cheap drinks at the Why Not Cafe.