Open your ears

9–10 OCTOBER 2020

Budapest Ritmo playlist


See here for updates in the lineup. Concert schedule may be subject to change.

Concert programme

The concert schedule may be subject to change


There’s a new normal, there’s a new Ritmo!

Missing the world and world music? Budapest Ritmo Piknik is here for you! Come and embrace a whole new pop-up experience!  Sit down for an autumn picnic featuring live world music at Budapest’s parks, urban spaces, and iconic city markets. Join us this October 9–10 for something more local, more buzzing, and more carefree with 15 world-class performances, free of charge. Ritmo 20, brought to you by CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival, is a meeting point for all Budapest music lovers who wish to travel far with music – even when travel is impossible.

In previous years Budapest Ritmo welcomed performers such as Amparanoia, Amsterdam Klezmer Band & Söndörgő, Chassol, Gili Yalo, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Lajkó Félix & Vołosi , Lura, Mónika Lakatos and Rostás Mihály, Muzsikás & MuzykanciNoura Mint Seymali, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, RedRed & Sena, Transglobal Underground & Fanfara Tirana feat. Veronika Harcsa, Trio Da Kali, Vassvik.

Budapest Ritmo, organized by Hangvető and CAFe Budapest, brings a choice selection of world music to a wide audience.

Come and experience the magic again in 2020!