Akvárium - Nightlife in Budapest - LikeALocal Guide

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Why locals love it

The venue has gained reputation because of it many faces. During the day, it functions as a laid-back café with a huge terrace; late in the afternoon, it starts to look like some kind of festival with many people lying in the grass. Those who stay for the evening, enjoy live concerts by aspiring young talents as well as popular Hungarian bands.

Why you should visit it

It’s one of the best-known open air places in Budapest, with nearly 2000 visitors a day. Akvárium is a huge melting pot of all age and social background with a festive atmosphere. The place got its name after the sizable water surface which covers the underground concert scene.

Special tip

During the summer, they run an open air cinema and bigger sport events on screen. The place hosts design markets and dance events throughout the year.

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3 Comments

Nice house DJs, sometimes they have headliners from Berlin, Amsterdam etc.
Elena
Local
March 3, 2020
BIG BIG PUB in the center of the center. Live music events nice area what else you need,
Cold War Park Budapest
Local
December 11, 2018
Best concerts in the middle of the city on Pest side. Extremely nice people working there.
Ann
Local
November 22, 2017

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