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Forthcoming events in Plovdiv

Forthcoming events in Plovdiv

6/7/2007 2:34:26 PM
June 8th, 2007, Friday – the Plovdiv Beer Festival opens with the music of the folk singer Anelia. The Festival closes at the end of the month. Each night a different singer will perform to the Plovdiv audience, the organizers promised.

June 9th, 2007, Saturday, 10.00 AM – the Concert Hall will be hosting the anniversary concert on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the oldest Plovdiv children’s choir “Detska Kitka”.

June 10th, 2007, Sunday, 9.00 AM – the Concert Hall will be hosting the Festival of the Artistic Club Groups from Plovdiv and the region, organized by the Union of the Retired, and under the special guardianship of the Plovdiv Mayor. Free entrance.

June 10th, 2007, Sunday, 8.00 PM – the Ancient Theater in the Old Town will be hosting the official opening of the 50th anniversary Eurovision Summer Games. The anniversary competition will be accompanied by an extensive culture program and will feature the participation of more than 300 radio and TV journalists from 12 European countries. The Plovdiv Mayor will address the participants.
 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”).