The National Tanchaz Festival and Fair is a multi-faceted and colourful folklore festival which includes performances by groups presenting their own local traditions, traditional folk artists and musicians, dance groups, professional and amatuer folk dancers, dance-house bands and dance teachings from all over the Carpathian Basin. Also includes ongoing market of traditional crafts, publications and recordings, and concerts of traditional music. As the event of Budapest Spring Festival the National Tanchaz Festival and Fair is waiting for the lovers of folk arts in every spring since 1982, organised by Dance-house Guild. The National Táncház Festival and Fair has won the qualification of “Excellent Folklore Festival” in 2010 on the competition of Hungarian Festival Association.
Budapest, 31 March, 2012, source: MTI, tanchaztalalkozo.hu, MTI photo: Bea Kallos