The showcase day is the flagship event of Budapest Ritmo, featuring 6 regional bands or artists who are selected by an international jury. Related networking events provide ample opportunity to get new fans, professional feedback and even bookings for future shows.
Budapest Ritmo is a member of UPBEAT, the European showcase platform for world music – our showcase day is supported and powered by UPBEAT.
The showcase programme consists of 40-minute performances by jury-selected up and coming world music artists and performers. Entry to the showcase concerts is free of charge. Budapest Ritmo is a member of UPBEAT, the European showcase platform for world music, the showcase programme is supported and powered by UPBEAT.
The showcase event venue, Szimpla Kert is an emblematic and popular Budapest ruin pub, beloved by Hungarians and tourists alike. It is a postmodern cultural center with live concerts, music programmes, exhibitions, farmer’s market, record fair, flea market in the city center.