10 May 2018

Veliko Turnovo welcomes XXII Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk"

Folk artists from all ethnographic regions of Bulgaria and guest singers, dancers and musicians from Yakutia (Russia), Iran, Indonesia, Canada, Sweden, Lithuania, Georgia, Slovakia and India are…
29 June 2017

Festival №1 in Europe - "Balkan Folk" topped a world festival ranking

Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk", traditionally held every year in May in the the town of Veliko Tarnovo - capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, headed a world top festival ranking, according to…
12 June 2017

Film for XXI Stara planina fest "Balkan folk" 2017

XXI Stara planina fest "Balkan folk" was recorded in the history of music, dance and singing heritage of the peoples with the documentary produced in studio EuroFolk TV. During the 8 competitive…
22 May 2017

Two Indonesian and one Bulgarian groups – winners in II World cup of Folklore – Veliko Tarnovo 2017

SMAN 28 JAKARTA with artistic director Mr. Rahimi won the II World cup of Folklore – Veliko Tarnovo 2017. The Indonesian performers from Jakarta made a real show on the stage of the musical-dance…
22 May 2017

Dance group from Vidin (Bulgaria) is the winner of Grand Prix at VIII Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore “Euro folk 2017”

Dance club “Zharava” from Vidin (Bulgaria) with artistic director Fidanka Asenova won the Grand Prix Golden “Orhpeus”, check for 1000 leva, golden medal and the title Absolute national champion of…
16 May 2017

First nominated for Grand Prix of folklore competition in Veliko Tarnovo

Five nominations for Grand Prix, 77 medals and 2 laureate titles were awarded during the first three concerts of the contest program of VIII Bulgarian National Championship "Euro Folk 2017" and the…
13 May 2017

More than 400 performers in "Balkan Folk" festival were part of a parade in Veliko Tarnovo

A day after the official opening of 21st edition of Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk", hundred of dancers, singers and musicians took part in a parade on the main street of the town-host Veliko…
12 May 2017

Extremely strong start of XXI Stara Planina “Balkan folk” Fest

XXI Stara Planina “Balkan folk” Fest, VIII Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore “Euro folk 2017“ and II World cup of Folklore – Veliko Tarnovo 2017 were officially opened by Kaloyan Nikolov –…
7 August 2016

Official Film about XX Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk" 2016

About 8000 performers from Bulgaria, Russia, Romania, Montenegro and Iran showed the richness of their cultural traditions in the XXth edition of Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk 2016". The large…
27 May 2016

The General Director of UNESCO Irina Bokova was awarded with the Honorary Sign of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF

The high distinction was presented to her personally by the President of the Association, Kaloyan Nikolov. On the occasion of her awarding, Ms. Bokova expressed her great gratitude for the…