Current News

Current News

The Old Town Feast is coming...

The Old Town Feast is coming...

9/23/2004 5:20:45 AM

Each year, on the last Saturday of September, the open-air places and the houses of the Old Town of Plovdiv are hosting concerts of folk dancing and vocal groups, jazz-ballet formations, choirs, rock and jazz bands, vocal groups performing old city songs,chamber theatre performances and many more... The folklore ensemble Trakia is a participant in the for many years in a row... This year, they are going to perform the ritual called "Vintage Time" and the newly opened wine tasting section of the Hindlian House Museum will be hosting a wine tasting of selected Bulgarian wines.

The schedule of the Old Town Feast is as follows:

10.30 am - Kings Stables:
Children Choir Slavena
Plovdiv Puppet Theatre _ Tales of Tales
Children Disco

12.00 pm - The Zlatyu Boyadzhiev Art Gallery:
Puppet Show at the Draw-Well - Yanko Gadelev

1.00 pm  -  The Ethnographic Museum:
Old City Songs performance

3.00 pm  -  The Hindlian House Museum:
Folklore Ensemble Trakia - performing the "Vintage Time"  ritual
Wine tasting of selected Bulgarian wines.

4.00 pm  -  The Balabanov House Museum:
The music and poetic performance called "Double Reflection"
Piano pieces by Iv.Spassov - performed by Romeo Smilkov
Presentation of the Duplicate book of poetry - by the young poet Tanko Delchev

5.00 pm  -  Combo Little Band - conducted by Nikolay Geshev

6.00 pm  -  The Balabanov House Museum:
Are You Travellers Too?- comedy, by Simeon Alexiev
starring: Simeon Alexiev, Pepa Popzlatanova, Stoyan Surdanov

And many more surprises - koukeri dancing, lots of baloons, meat balls, popcorn and much, much more.... You are most welcome to join the celebrations!

PRESIDENT PURVANOV - BRUSSELS
PRESIDENT PURVANOV - BRUSSELS
5/8/2003 12:00:00 AM
PRESIDENT PURVANOV - BRUSSELSPresident Purvanov Visits Brussels on May 8 \r\nSofia, May 7 (BTA) - President Georgi Purvanov will pay a one-day visit to Brussels on May 8, the Foreign Min...
Now in Plovdiv -INTERNATIONAL CONSUMER GOODS AND TECHNOLOGIES FAIR
Now in Plovdiv:\r\nInternational Consumer Goods And Technologies Fair - from 05.05.2003 to 10.05.2003\r\nINTERNATIONAL CONSUMER GOODS AND TECHNOLOGIES FAIR is popular...
General Borissov's resignation
General Borissov's resignation
4/30/2003 12:00:00 AM
Bulgaria - Press review - April 30General Borissov's resignation\r\nPrime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha will decide on the resignation of Interior Ministry Chie...
Bachkovo Monastery
Bachkovo Monastery
4/29/2003 12:00:00 AM
One of the oldest monasteries in the Bulgarian lands, it rises in the picturesque Chaya river valley, 29 km south of Plovdiv, toward Smolyan. Founded in 1083, Bachkovo Monastery is chiefly known fo...
Dobrich, Bulgaria - Easter Eggs
Dobrich, Bulgaria - Easter Eggs
4/24/2003 12:00:00 AM
Dobrich, Bulgaria - Easter Eggs\r\nApril 24, 2003: \r\nDobrich, Northeastern Bulgaria, April 24Children coloured 8 one-metre-long eggs in Dobrich on Thursday of Easter Week. This ...
Bulgaria - 23.04.2003
4/23/2003 12:00:00 AM
Graf Ignatievo-President-CINS network\r\nGraf Ignatievo, April 22President Georgi Purvanov opened officially a new Communications, Information and Navigation System at the Graf Ingantiev...
Bourgas-Passy-Velchev-Regional Forum
Bourgas-Passy-Velchev-Regional Forum
4/22/2003 12:00:00 AM
Bulgaria, Bourgas, April 21'2003Regional forum on the opportunities for EU funding for Bulgaria's...
Pirin Ensemble - Anniversary
Pirin Ensemble - Anniversary
4/17/2003 12:00:00 AM
Sofia, April 16\r\nThe Pirin Folk Ensemble gave a gala concert at Sofia's National Palace of Culture to mark the 70th birthday of its chief artistic director, Prof. Kiril St...
Origins of the Bulgarian Nation
4/9/2003 12:00:00 AM
Melnik and Melnik wine
3/26/2003 12:00:00 AM
\r\nAncient Bulg...