17 July 2017     Festivals 

9th edition of International Musical and Folklore Dance Festival “St. Stefan” in Budva, Montenegro gathered together 20 ensembles from 11 countries and more than 700 participants, said the director of the festival Zoran Strezovski.

“There were two festival evenings with two stages at the same time. After the parade through the main pedestrian street in Budva, the ensembles had their performance on the open stages. During the day they had the opportunity to enjoy the beach, visiting St Stefan by boat, visiting culture monuments on the old city or visiting Kotor or Dubrovnik.” – informed the organizer.

On the opening ceremony of the festival, the director greeted the participants and wished them succesful performances in Budva. After each performance, the leader of each group received a certificate and present from organizers.

IX International Musical and Folklore Dance Festival “St. Stefan” was held from 29th of June till 7th of July 2017.