News About the Festival

23 October 2019

Veliko Tarnovo will become a center of folk art, welcoming participants in three parallel forums

From 14 to 18 May 2020, Bulgaria's historical and spiritual capital will become a center of the folklore art. In parallel with Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk" and the National Championship of…
20 June 2019

Memories from the three folklore events held in Veliko Tarnovo were stored on a "film strip"

The overview movie about the XXIII Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk 2019", X Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk" and the IV World Cup of Folklore "Veliko Tarnovo" held in the…
20 May 2019

Representative dance ensemble "Balkan" became the Absolute national champion of folklore, Dance ensemble "Ludi mladi" won the World Cup of Folklore

During the official closing and awarding ceremony of the XXIII Stara planina Fest "Balkan folk" 2019 and simultaneously held with it X National Championship of Folklore "Euro folk" and the IV…
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Champions

Folklore Ensemble "Iskra" to "Iskra 1896" Community Center, Veliko Tarnovo (Bulgaria)

winner of the GRAND PRIX "Golden Orpheus", a gold medal and the title of " Absolute National Champion" from the Third National Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk 2012"

Students’ Dance Ensemble at the Technical University, Sofia (Bulgaria)

winner of First prize "Golden Orpheus", a gold medal and the title of "National Champion" from the Third National Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk 2012"

VF "Orpheus" at the Society for friendship with the Peoples of Russia and the CIS, Plovdiv (Bulgaria)

winner of First prize "Golden Orpheus", a gold medal and the title of "National Champion" in the category "Classical Choirs"

DT "Ludi - mladi" to “Pravda -1905" Community Center, village of Novachene, Municipality of Botevgrad (Bulgaria)

winner of First prize "Golden Orpheus", a gold medal and the title of "National Champion" in the category "Folk Dances"

DT "Ravdalina" to "Gotse Delchev - 1943" Community Center, Ravda, Municipality of Nessebar (Bulgaria)

winner of First prize "Golden Orpheus", a gold medal and the title of "National Champion" in the category "Folk Dances"