5 June 2015     Championships  Awards 

In the third day of holding the Balkan Championship "Euro Folk - Jiva Voda" 2015 was held another exciting event accompanying the official program. Over 150 participants in the fourth edition of the Championship took part in the colorful, emotional and thrilling parade along the main street of Hisarya.

Hundreds of citizens and guests of the city sealed footage of attractive performances of the participants and not only. Impressed by the rich embroideries of their folk costumes, many took photos of remembrance with marching singers and dancers. They gave out their souls not only on the route of the parade and on the scene of  "Ivan Vazov-1904" community centre, where the competition program continued. So in few hours the host city of the Championship was filled with "folklore."

Пroving that the level is high and the challenge is huge in the third day of the Championship were given 4 nominations for the Grand Prix. The Jury evaluated the work of four groups - Folklore Group "Varbinski izvori" from Varbina village, Madan Municipality; Folklore Dance Ensemble "Tangra" from Popintsi, Pazardzhik region; Folklore Group "Chemerika" from Sofia and Vocal Group "Orpheus" at the Association of Friendship with Russia and the nations of The Commonwealth of Independent States from Plovdiv. They are struggling for the title Absolute Balkan Champion for 2015.

With the new nominations, the contenders for Grand Prix gold "Orpheus" and a check for 1,000 Euro became 13. At the last day of the competition program - June 7 (Sunday) will become clear whether there will be other teams who will compete for it and who really is the most worthy to receive it.

The president of the Republic of Bulgaria, Mr. Rosen Plevneliev will close officially the IV Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk 2015" at 18:00 h. He shall award the Winner of the Championship with the Grand Prix.