10 August 2017 Festivals
The VIII International festival "St. Kliment Ohridski" took place from the 4th until the 8th of August in Ohrid (Macedonia).
"The festival was organized and devoted to the patron of the city - St. Kliment Ohridski. 8 ensembles and choirs took part in the festival, they were from Poland, Estonia, Romania, Turkey and Hungary. We wished the participants a nice stay in Ohrid and a successful performance in the festival nights. For Macedonia and Ohrid the 8th of August - the day of St. Kliment Ohridski has a great meaning, especially for the festival, backed up by Municipality Ohrid." The director of the festival Zoran Strezovski informed.
During the two festival nights on the 5th and 6th of August the ensembles presented their performances on the city square.
On the 7th of August all of the contestants took part in a party, at which the director of the festival gave them presents and participation certificates.
In their free time the participants had the cahnce to visit many cultural monuments and had the chance to swim in the wonderful Ohrid "sea"...