3 September 2016     Festivals  Awards 

From 1st till 6th of September on the stage of "Green park" complex in Kiten, Primorsko municipality the XIII Black sea festival "Euro folk 2016" will be conducted. Folklore event was officially opened by the president of the European Association of Folklore Festivals, Mr. Kaloyan Nikolov.

More than 100 groups and individual performers with more over 1500 participants from all ethnographic regions of Bulgaria and guests from Romania, Iran and others will attend the festival. They will compete in 6 categories and 2 age groups.  

The jury awards the best performers with 1st awards in relevant categories and a diploma. The grand award of "Euro folk" - Grand Prix "Orpheus" and a diploma. 

At the first contest day Flklore ensemble "Gornopolska pesen" from Ovchartsi village won the 1st award. Art director of the group is Radka Lazarova. The program of the ensemble includes performances of children, female and male groups and few individual performers.  

Mummers group from Mogila village (Yambol), Group for presentation of traditions and customs from Tazha (Stara Zagora), Group for spring folklore from Yantra village (Gorna Oryahovitsa) and Folklore dance group "Condrisorul" (Bontida, Romania) presented themselves well and worthy.

Concerts of XIII Black sea festival "Euro folk - 2016" are online transmitted on Internet TV Eurofolk ontv.eurofolk.com. The beginning of the concert today is at 4:30 pm.