Current News

Current News

17th International Folklore Festival - Plovdiv

17th International Folklore Festival - Plovdiv

7/28/2010 2:16:32 PM
Schedule:

July 28, Wed.

5.30 PM - Street parade from Levski Center at the end of the Main Street down to Stefan Stambolov Square. Open stage concert on the square of folklore groups from Ukraine, Georgia and Bulgaria (the Trakia Ensemble).

8.00 PM - Ancient Theater in the Old Town: concert of folklore groups from Ukraine, Georgia and Bulgaria (the Trakia Ensemble).

July 29, Thur.

5.30 PM - Street parade from Levski Center at the end of the Main Street down to Stefan Stambolov Square. Open stage concert on the square of folklore groups from Belarus, Moldova, Portugal and Serbia.

8.00 PM - Ancient Theater in the Old Town: concert of folklore groups from Belarus, Moldova, Portugal and Serbia.

July 30, Friday

5.30 PM - Street parade from Levski Center at the end of the Main Street down to Stefan Stambolov Square. Open stage concert on the square of folklore groups from Belarus, Moldova, Portugal, Serbia, Ukraine, Georgia and Bulgaria (the Trakia Ensemble).

8.00 PM - Ancient Theater in the Old Town: festival closing night gala concert.


March 22nd – World Day of Water
March 22nd – World Day of Water
3/22/2019 8:00:00 AM
The World Day of Water has been appointed by a decision of the UN Ecology and Development Conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on June 1992.
Spring is here !
Spring is here !
3/20/2019 11:59:00 PM
Spring is here
March 20 – International Francophony Day
The first "sommet de la Francophonie" took place in Paris in 1986. About 44 countries took part in it.
The German genius Rudolph Diesel was born on that day back in 1858
Although Diesel was born in Paris, his parents were German. His father was a leather craftsman, and his mother a governess and language tutor. Rudolf was a good student in primary s...
TODOROVDEN
TODOROVDEN
3/16/2019 10:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Todor, Todorka, Teodor/a, Theo, Dora.
App informiert Touristen über Ereignisse und Sehenswürdigkeiten in Plowdiw
App informiert Touristen über Ereignisse und Sehenswürdigkeiten in Plowdiw
SIRNI ZAGOVEZNI (Shrove Sunday/ Cheese Fasting)
Ritual table: cheese pastry, rite bread, cheese pumpkin, eggs, white halvah with nuts, fish.
Today is the Holocaust Day and the Victims of Crimes against Humanity Day
Bulgaria commemorates today “The Holocaust Day and the Victims of Crimes against Humanity Day”, appointed by a decree of the BG Ministerial Council on Feb.13th, 2003, which was celebrated for the first time ever that same year.
International Women’s Day
International Women’s Day
3/8/2019 9:00:00 AM
Bulgaria marks The International Women’s Day – March 8
MESNI ZAGOVEZNI (Meat Fasting Day)
MESNI ZAGOVEZNI (Meat Fasting Day)
3/3/2019 11:00:00 AM
Mesni Zagovezni (Meat Fasting Day) - celebrated 8 Sundays before Easter. After the All Souls; Day (Goliama Zadoushnitsa) on Saturday, the following day, Sunday, people celebrate the Orthodox Chur...