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Vienna New Year Concerts can surely make your Budapest Christmas or Budapest New Year break even more festive. Once in Budapest why not take a look around in the Austrian capital? 2 hours by car, 3 hours by train to travel conveniently for a one day trip to Wien from Budapest.

Vienna Christmas Concerts Austria

Vienna Christmas Concerts Austria

While Budapest has several fantastic programs for the New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, you may wish to spend this splendid day in the classy city of Vienna.

If you should be on a Vienna, Prague, Budapest tour, or just wish to pop over to Vienna for Jan 1 from Budapest (the train ride is only 3 hours), here are some of the amazing Vienna Concerts in December & January.

The world famous City of Music offers a wide range of popular classical music concerts.

Pick a stylish location in Vienna to celebrate Christmas or New Year a few hour’s away from Budapest: well worth a one day trip!

  • Volksoper Vienna: Folk Opera House in Vienna
  • Imperialsaal Vienna: Concerts in the Vienna Imperial Hall – Haus am Beethoven Platz
  • Orangerie Schonbrunn: Concerts in the Schonbrunn Palace Orangery in Vienna
  • Wiener Hofburg: Concerts in the Imperial Palace in Vienna
  • Wiener Rathaus: Concerts and Gala in Vienna Townhall
  • Wiener Kammeroper: Concerts in the Chamber Opera in Vienna
  • Mozarthaus Sala Terrena: Concerts in Mozart’s House in Vienna
  • Church Concerts in Vienna in Stephansdom, Peterskirche, Annakirche, Maltesekirche, Minoritenkirche, Karlskirche
  • Wiener Kursalon, etc.
Vienna New Year Concerts

Vienna New Year Concerts

For another trip, you may also consider other Austrian destinations, like Salzburg

  • Alte Residenz Salzburg
  • Palace Salzburg
  • Schloss Mirabell: Mirabell Palace in Salzburg

Budapest Christmas Concerts at St Anne’s Church for the fans of classical music in a century old amazing Italian baroque church. In 2012 you can enjoy an organ concert with cello, violin and vocals.

Budapest St Anne's Church

Budapest St Anne’s Church – Pedro Szekely Photography

7:30 pm December 22, 2012 (before the Budapest Christmas Eve Concerts)
7:30 pm December 29, 2012 (see more Budapest New Year concerts)
Venue: Church of St Anne (St Anna Templom), Budapest, District I, on Batthyany Square
Getting there: M2 red metro line, get off at Batthyany Square (Batthyany ter) metro station. This square is on the Buda side, right opposite the famous Hungarian Parliament building (Pest side riverfront)

Christmas Concert Program 2012

  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: selected works
  • Händel, Georg Friedrich: selected works
  • Cherubini, Luigi: selected works
  • Gounod, Charles: selected works
  • Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix: selected works

Festive works by Bach, Händel, Cherubini, Gounod, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi, Bizet, Widor and Vierne will be performed at the beautiful baroque Church of St Anne in Budapest, Hungary.

Performing artists:

  • Miklós Szenthelyi, Kossuth Prize-winning violinist
  • Judit Faludi, Liszt Prize-winning cellist
  • Barnabás Balasi, organ
  • Dániel Vadász, Mónika Fischl, vocals

Tickets for the Christmas Concert at St Anne’s Church Budapest

Prices range from cheaper concert tickets to more expensive VIP tickets

  • Category 2 tickets: Euro 23.25
  • Category 1 tickets: Euro: 50.22

While St Anne Church is not amongst the top Budapest attractions, it is definitely a hidden gem in Budapest on the Buda side, at the foot of the Buda Castle Hill.

Church of St Anne Budapest

Church of St Anne Budapest – Pedro Szekely Photography

You can listen to Barnabas Balasi improvising on the organ of the St Anne’s Church in Budapest. He is also showing some of the effects that can be made with the organ. Most importantly, we love the acoustics. How about you?

New Year Party on the cool A38 Music Club in Budapest. Tickets quickly sell out, as we are in the finish for Dec 31 2012.

New Year Party A38 Club Budapest

New Year Party A38 Club Budapest

A38 NYE: Bladerunnaz, Ninjabreakz, Budapest Bass Music
w/ Alix Perez (UK)
Ticket price: 2.500.- Ft, In advance: 3.000.- Ft
Special ticket (VIP Jegy (Welcome drink, Motorbár VIP)): 5.000.- Ft

Bladerunnaz Arena
ALIX PEREZ (Shogun Audio – UK)
CHRIS.SU (Subtitles)
JADE (Eatbrain)
DJ REN (Budapest Jungle)
STATIK (Bladerunnaz)
MASTIF (Bladerunnaz)
A hilarious new year’s eve party featuring the greatest masters of the Budapest electronic scene! Party all over the whole ship with the best faces in town!

Ninjabreakz Panorama Bar
KRUEGER (Ninjabreakz)
PRYUS (Ninjabreakz)
BERGI (Monkey6)
ADAM DOLPH (Ninjabreakz)

Budapest Bass Music VIP MotorBar
BA10 (BBM)
RELOAD (Deepbeats)

Electronic Party on A38 Ship in Budapest on Dec 30, 2012: do not miss the boat if you are into electronica.

DJ Cadik

DJ Cadik

DJ Cadik, Mango, Zosha
Cadik, i.e. Pál Séfel started scratching once with the Anima Sound System, and has developed since then into one of the leading djs of our country. Jungle, d’n’b, hiphop – he does his best mainly in these tyles, while also B2B joint actions with dj Palotai, the Rewinds and the Sunday Sessions of his bring along wonderful eclectic sets.

More that night: Yank Destruyente, Zomblaze,

Date: 30 December, 2012
MAIN HALL of the A38 Party Ship
Ticket price: HUF 900
genre of the party music: ELECTRONICA

Big smile Budapest Sparty Cinetrip Szechenyi Bath

On December 29, 2012, you can be part of one of the biggest Cinetrip bath parties in Budapest. Cinetrip is 15 years old and its Cinetrip birthday party is at Szechenyi Baths in 2012. Winter time? The water is warm! :)

You could get easily warmed up for Budapest New Year’s Eve with a great party / sparty. Don’t forget your slippers, a thick towel big enough to cover you well (there are a few meters between the pool and the building to run) :)

DJs: Palotai, Titusz, Superman, Waxman, Marvin, Crimson, Kevin, Naga, Kaszi

Prices: HUF 10,000 (do buy in advance if you can at Cafe Hutte or at Szimpla in Kazinczy Street 14)

Booking online in advance: Cinetrip Bath Party Booking

Hours: from 10:30 pm to 3:30 am

Have fun in Budapest!