Szolnok which is known as the capital of the Hungarian Goulash is located about hundred km south east of Budapest. Once a year, the city holds a Goulash festival. The festival that started in 1999 attracts, every year, thousands of folklore gastronomy lovers, locals and tourists.
The aim of this gastronomy event is to preserve the tradition and culture of the goulash.
During the huge festival, that lasts for two days, more than 700 goulash pots are cooked while its’ contents is offered to more than 60,000 visitors.