Events & Signup

Welcome to the community site for Open Mic & Jam events in Budapest, Hungary

For the most recent events and updates — like cancellations, announcements, one-off events, partner events — you should follow our Facebook page. Then check under the Events menu for co-hosted events AND also the All Events Summary under our Posts menu, where we list recurring events that we know of. (You can do this even if you don’t have a Fb profile, or you can see a copy of it further below.) Then find a time and a venue that fits you, and if you want to perform, read the description for each individual event. You can often sign up in advance by contacting us or as specified in the event, or show up early and you’ll most likely play anyway.

You can also sign up to be a FEATURED ARTIST, playing an extended set, by writing to us.

If you want another open event listed on our page or co-hosted by us, also just send a message and describe what you have going.

ALL EVENTS SUMMARY (Updated 29 September, 2022) 

This is where we post weekly events that we know of. For one-off events check our Facebook posts and events menu. Feedback and suggestions welcome.
(These are music events, but some will accept stand-up comedy or poetry acts. Ask host in advance for info.)
Open Mic at Gödör, 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
– Open Mic at Nomad, 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm –
Open Mic at Pótkulcs, , 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
– Open Mic at Hoff House, 9 pm – 2 am –
Open Mic at Otthonka, 8:30 pm – 1:00 am
Open Mic at Lámpás, 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
– Every SUNDAY at Szimpla Kert

Also check Seven Seconds In The Future for additional events


– Every third Wednesday at Down Under Bar

For additional events also check
Hot Paprika Comedy
Stand-up Budapest

Useful guidelines

Experienced or not, it’s always a good idea to read through some open mic guidelines compiled on the basis of years of hosting them. You can also look through a list of related articles gathered elsewhere, including info on open mics / open stages worldwide. Here is the link to the guidelines: 

Signup & Contact

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