Ball Protocol / Etiquette
  • It will be a semi-formal event. Black tie is optional.
  • Attire for ladies: evening dress, cocktail dress, party dress or Hungarian traditional / folk dress.
  • Attire for gentlemen: dark suit with tie or Hungarian traditional / folk costume.
  • Please be on time.
  • Be relaxed and accommodating but avoid making a stir.
  • There is no stepping in during one song. Please dance the entire song with the same person.
  • Do not feel obligated to dance. If ladies decline a dance they should not dance that particular dance with someone else in order to remain polite to the other party.
  • Be mindful of the size of the dance floor. Be considerate of other couples on the floor.
  • Ball etiquette advises against leaving too early, especially before the main performance and speeches are over.
  • This event is open for adults only; 16 years and older are welcome.