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The Culture Events today

The Culture Events today

6/10/2010 9:47:48 AM
5 PM - Radio Plovdiv Culture Center, Art Gallery - The Embassy of Ukraine in Bulgaria presents the exhibition of paintings by the artist Iona Ljudo, on the occasion of the Ukraine Constitution Day

6 PM - Tea House Art Gallery, 10 Abadjiiska St
. - "Dreams of Fabric" Exhibition of Handmade Items

7 PM - Plovdiv Drama Theater, Chamber Hall - “Nest of Angels” by Alan Litsey, director: Emil Bonev.

8 PM - Ethnographic Museum - opening of the International Festival of Chamber Music

8 PM - the excavation site behind the Ancient Odeon - performance of the Japanese dance Butoh by Ana Salasar.

1 PM - Plovdiv Historica Musem, Suedinenie Hall
- Bulgarian Academy of Sciences History Institute, Culture Heritage Department of the Culture Ministry:  National scientific conference on the 125th anniversary of the Unification of Bulgaria

6.30 PM - Bulgarian Revival Period permanent exhibition the open-air area
- Book presentation of the book by Prof. Ilia Todev, "Batak 1876 - Myth or History".

PENTECOST / HOLY TRINITY (50 Days after Easter )
50 Days after Easter is the feastday Pentecost (Whitsunday), also called Holy Trinity.
VIDOVDEN (Vido’s day) - June 15
VIDOVDEN (Vido’s day) - June 15
6/15/2019 9:00:00 AM
That day is the feast of the last one of the hail-men family - sometimes interpreted as a brother, Vido, sometimes as a syster - Vida.
ELISSEY feastday (Liseh’s Day; St.Eliseus) - June 14
The traditional feast of Eliseus (also called Ellisey, Lisseh, Lisso or Lissey) is one of the thunder-maker feasts, alongside with German and Bartholomew.
VARTOLOMEY (St Bartholomew’s Day) - June 11
The feast is called Vartolomey or also Varti-Lomi (in association of storm and hail).
Today is SPASSOVDEN
Today is SPASSOVDEN
6/6/2019 10:00:00 AM
SPASSOVDEN (always on Thursday, 40 Days after Easter - “Ascension Day” or “Ascension of the Lord”): The great feast called the Spassovden or Ascension Day is connected to the eternal human wish for health and joy. The feast is a non-fixed one, and it is celebrated 40 days after Easter, always on Thursday.
Today we celebrate "The Day of Botev and All Freedom Fighters Who Lost Their Lives for the Independence of Bulgaria"
That day has been appointed by a decree of the Ministerial Council dated May 31st 1993. It was first celebrated back in 1884 in Vratsa and Plovdiv.
Bulgaria marks the International children’s day
Bulgaria marks the International children's day: June 1st. Festive celebrations, theatrical performances and concerts for the young ones are organized throughout the country.
Bulgarian Literacy and Culture Celebration Day - May 24th
Ever since the earliest Bulgarian manuscript books (preserved until today), we can trace the tradition to honor the two saint brothers - St Cyril (on February 14th) and St Methodius (on April 6th) ...
St.St.Constantine and Helena Feast
St.St.Constantine and Helena Feast
5/21/2019 8:00:00 AM
May 21st is celebrated in Bulgaria as the church feast of St. St.Constatine and Helena.
NIGHT OF MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES
NIGHT OF MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES
5/18/2019 9:00:00 AM
Tonight Plovdiv will have no sleep - all private, municipal and state museums and art galleries in Plovdiv will stay open throughout the night for visitors.