President János Áder and his wife are chief patrons of the Seventh Diplomatic Fair at the InterContinental Budapest Hotel on November 26th to raise money for charity.
According to MTI, visitors will have the chance to buy goods from 45 embassies and taste specialties from 20 countries, Bridget Lindsay, the British ambassador’s wife, said.
The event will also offer concerts by performers from India, Slovakia and Serbia and programs organized in a Kids’ Corner.
Proceeds of this year’s fair will go towards supporting foundations helping children and hospitals.
The money raised at the event will go to the “Mi Házunk” (Our House) foundation supporting the education of disadvantaged, mostly Roma, children, the “Életjel” (Vital Sign) foundation supporting mentally disabled children, and departments at the Heim Pál and the St István-St László hospitals.
The Diplomatic Fair will be open between 10am and 4pm on Sunday, November 26th at the InterContinental Budapest Hotel.