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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.
SVETA BOGORODITSA (Holy Virgin Marys Day)
The Orthodox Church names this day Dormition of the Theotokos, also known in Eastern Orthodox world as Assumption Day or Holy Virgin Marys Day
Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ
August 6th, the Orthodox Church celebrates the Transfiguration of our Lord Jesus Christ.
MAKAVEYAN DAYS - August 1-12
MAKAVEYAN DAYS - August 1-12
8/1/2018 9:00:00 AM
The traditional holidays called "Makaveyan Days" last for 12 days - from August 1st to August 12th.
ST. PANTELEYMON, the All-Merciful
ST. PANTELEYMON, the All-Merciful
7/27/2018 9:00:00 AM
Name day of everyone named Panteley, Dobra, Dobrin, Dobrina.T
Plovdiv hosts the 2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
From July 26 until 29 the city of Plovdiv hosts the 2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships.
St. Annas Summer Feastday (Dormition of the Mother of the Holy Virgin)
Name day of everyone named Anna, Yana, Enko.
Hills of Rock 2018 festival adds 14 new names to its lineup
Hills of Rock is getting bigger! 14 new names have been announced to the second edition of the Plovdiv festival.
St. Prophet Ilia (Ilinden)
St. Prophet Ilia (Ilinden)
7/20/2018 9:00:00 AM
St. Ilia is a Judaic prophet and a wandering hermit, who lived in the time of the Israeli king of Ahav and queen Iesavel.
That day back in 791 AD, Bulgarian Army led by Khan Kardam won the battle by the Markella Fortress
The name of Kardam is first encountered in the Byzantine sources in 791, when Emperor Constantine VI embarked on an expedition against Bulgaria
Celebrating the anniversary of Levski birth
Celebrations of the 176th anniversary of Levskis birth will open July 14th, by a long-distance race.