Invitation: 1st Zsolnay Festival, Pécs, 27 April – 1 May 2012

  • 27 Apr 2012 10:01 AM
Invitation: 1st Zsolnay Festival, Pécs, 27 April – 1 May 2012
The 1st Zsolnay Festival in Pécs with its 60 productions lines up around 450 performers.The different open-air and inside venues of the Quarter will give a unique home for the Hungarian and international programmes for five days.

With the French, Portuguese, Romanian and Serbian performers – among many others – the following Hungarian artists and performers will entertain the guests: Csík Zenekar, Bea Palya, the Amadinda Percussion Group, the Budapest József Katona Theatre, the faculty of arts and communication of the university of Pécs, Kaláka, Hősök and renowned DJs will take the stage during our festival we wish to create a tradition with.

We look forward to having you in the blooming Zsolnay Cultural Quarter. With your family and friends…or just alone.

Information points

Zsolnay Cultural Quarter – Visitor Centre (09:00 – 19:00)
Zsolnay Cultural Quarter - North Infopoint (09:00 – 19:00)


Pop in one of the restaurants or cafés of the Zsolnay Quarter during the festival. The Zone Restaurant and Student Centre and the Zsolnay Restaurant await visitors with a varied menu. The Barrique Winery and Café, the ARTair Café and Lounge, the Cocoa Bar, Café Griffin and BARchuk all wait the visitors, young and older for a little refreshment between two performances or concerts.

Presents and gifts

Visitors can buy presents and gifts in the Street of Shops. Find handcrafted items in the Zsolnay-Sipőcz House, special chocolate creations in ChocoChest (CsokoLáda), or handmade sweets and candies in the Nostalgia Sweets Shop.


Kodály Centre, the House of Arts and Literature, the Early Christian Burial Chambers (UNESCO World Heritage sites) and the Zsolnay Cultural Quarter

How to get there

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