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6/12/2007 2:23:20 PM

June 14, Thursday, 10.30 AM, the Conference Hall of the Plovdiv Municipality is hosting a press conference presenting the First International Chamber Theater Festival “The Black Box”. The Festival will take place in the unique Hindlian House Museum in the Old Town, June 25th – 30th, 2007.

June 15, 16, 17, at 10.00 AM, the City Culture Center is hosting for seventh time in a row the Bulgarian City Song Festival “Tender Feelings”. The festival runs with the support of the Plovdiv Municipalityunder the guardianship of the Plovdiv Mayor, Dr Chomakov.

June 16 and 17, the Plovdiv Stadium will be hosting the small goals football tournament for the awards of “Kamentisa” Fan Coup – 64 teams have been signed for participation after the May qualifications.


June 20 – 22, the Ancient Theater
is hosting the First Balkan Yoga Tournament with the participation of 200 participants from Greece, Turkey, Macedonia, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria. Official opening: June 20, 8.00 PM, at the Ancient Theater.
 SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
SPYRIDONOVDEN (St. Spyridons Day)
12/12/2018 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Spyridon or Spiro.
ANINDEN (St. Anna’s Day - the Conception of the Holy Mother of God by Saint Anna)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Ana, Anita, Aneta, Anette.
38 years ago John Lennon was killed on that day...
Former Beatle John Lennon has been shot dead December 8th, 1980, by a gunman he did not know, who opened fire outside the musician's New York apartment.
December 8th - the Day University Students celebrate as their feastday
The start of that special feast goes back to the 1920, and is connected to the then-only BG University - the Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski.
212 years of the first early Bulgarian printed book
In 1806 the first early Bulgarian book Nedelnik (Kiriakodromion) written by Sofronii of Vratsa was printed.
NIKULDEN (St. Nicholas the Wonderworker)
Name day for everyone named Nikola, Nikolay, Kolyo, Nikolina, Neno, Nenka, Nikolina, Nina.
ST. SAVA (also: St. Savva or St. Sabbas the Sanctified)
Name day of everyone named Sava, Slavka, Slav, Vladislav, Slavi.
ST. VARVARA (St. Barbara) - December 4
Name day of everyone named Varvara, Barbara.
 World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day
12/1/2018 9:00:00 AM
The ends of the red ribbon are pointed to the ground today, symbolizing the life that is disappearing.
Today is St.Andrews Day
Today is St.Andrews Day
11/30/2018 8:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Andrey, Andriana (the name has the meaning “masculine”, therefore “strong”).