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Plovdiv is hosting the International Folklore Festival for 19th time

Plovdiv is hosting the International Folklore Festival for 19th time

7/29/2013 1:27:59 PM
July 29 through August 3 Plovdiv will be hosting the 19th International Folklore Festival. Dance and musical groups from Indonesia, Italy, Slovenia, Slovakia, Greece, Georgia, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria are taking place in this year's edition of the festival.

The festival has been organized by Culture Department of the Plovdiv Municipality.
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