The village at the tarn has known for several hundreds of years that the guests arriving to the settlements should be welcome. This is the way how the expectations of the host will be met, and how the guest will return to Bánk. In the tiny village of Slovakian nationality everything is done to prove that everyone, who visits here should have a nice time. Naturally the high season is summer here also. The water stage is the site of cultural and entertaining programmes and outdoor film projection. Its reputation is enriched by the Louis Armstrong Jazz Festival, the riding days and the meeting of nationalities taking place on the first weekend of August.
The lake lying in the middle of the village fulfils every demand. It provides refreshment to the bathing ones, moving to the others loving to row and rich catch for the lovers of fishing. Those wanting to test themselves are expected by the adventure park, while the ones being interested in the culture of the nationality are expected by the Slovakian country house. At the accommodations of the village inn the visitors can find the comfort meeting his demand and the dishes offered by its restaurants take its fame to faraway lands.
Bánk is the settlement where something always happens in the summertime season. The world championship of life-like model boats was arranged on its lake, while in the evangelic church musical meetings allure those being interested in this offer of cultural life. The Öko-Land (~Eco-Land) is being built on the borderline of the village. This is a cultural centre, which - while calling the attention to the sights of the region - puts stress on the issues related to environmental education and the creation of a sustainable countryside region.