Dear Bay Area Hungarians and All Our American Friends,
May 13 2013
Another festival has come and gone and I am impressed more than ever more by the great feat achieved by our Festival Planning committee, Festival subcommittees, volunteers, performers, vendors, presenters, and those who entrusted us with their precious exhibit items. I have received so many positive comments and gestures of thanks that it is impossible to share them all. One thing is clear, we have been successful, not only in producing a fun-filled event which great food, arts, crafts, music, dance, exhibits and presentations, but we have succeeded in our mission to unite the Hungarian community, celebrate our culture, and share it with our friends, family and the public at large.
We could not have done it without your hard work and support!
We thank you from the bottom of our hearts! We look forward to working with you and seeing you at many more festivals to come!
President, Hungarian Heritage Foundation of the San Francisco Bay Area
NEW 2015 FESTIVAL UPDATES COMING SOON.
I must express my sincere gratitude and appreciation for the Hungarian Heritage Festival (2012) that was held yesterday for the San Francisco Bay Area. I prepared a photo collage of the event that you can view here: http://youtu.be/YqbDvRJ3r-4
My name is Daniel Demeter, my father is Thomas Demeter, 1956 refugee from Hungary after the Communists crushed the Revolution. I have never attended a Hungarian Heritage Festival, and I heard about it by chance from another first-generation Hungarian friend of mine when we were discussing the importance of... more
The festival is an expression of a vibrant community that showcases its best traditions, a perfect event for all ages. You will learn more about the Hungarian culture, arts, crafts, and enjoy delicious meals.