The Hungarian Government declared states of emergency because of COVID-19 Coronavirus today. The declaration banned indoor events with more than 100 people and outdoor events with more than 500 people from now on. Taking into account the Government's decision, the interests of the population, public health aspects, we regret to announce that the 27th International Book Festival Budapest, scheduled for April 23-26. 2020, will be postponed and preparations for the event will be suspended. In the coming days we will send detailed information to all of our exhibitors about the new date of the Book Festival. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
In 2020 the 27th International Book Festival Budapest opens its gates in the Millenaris Park between 23 and 26 April.
The Guest of Honor Country is going to be Spain, the Guest of Honor Author the Nobel Laureate Svetlana Alexievich.