22 May 2016

Director General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova opened the monument to the founder of the EAFF - Iliyan Nikolov

Irina Bokova: "The plaque of Iliyan Nikolov will remind to all citizens of Veliko Tarnovo about all good good deeds, that he did"   The General Director of UNESCO Irina Bokova, the president…
21 May 2016

For the fifth time, in Marmaris was created a "bridge between cultures"

V Folklore Festival in Marmaris (Mugla, Turkey) was held from 16 to 20 May. 6 groups from Georgia, Sri Lanka, T.R.N.C. and Turkey took part in this year's edition. The 160 performers showed their…
21 May 2016

Digitized future for the World Cultural Heritage

Roundtable on subject "The role of universities for preservation of the World Heritage" was held on 20 and 21 May in "St. Cyril and St. Methodius" University of Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria. The…
21 May 2016

Dance ensemble "Shareno gerdanche" - folklore champion of Bulgaria for 2016, Dance ensemble "Nestini" - winner in the World Cup of Folklore

The jubilee XX Stara planina fest "Balkan Folk", VII Bulgarian National Championship "Euro Folk" and the first edition of the World Cup of Folkloore "Veliko Tarnovo 2016"are already recorded in the…
18 May 2016

Ohrid welcomed the spring with the folklore festival "Spring Flower"

The International Youth and Children Folklore Festival "Spring Flower" took place in Ohrid, from 13th to 16th of May 2016, said the director of the festival Mr. Milenko Andreski. This was another…
17 May 2016

First nominations for Grand prix in two Bulgarian folklore contests

The first nominees for Grand prix in the VII Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore “Euro folk” and the World Cup of Folklore “Veliko Tarnovo” became clear. After the first three contest days,…
12 May 2016

Mrs. Irina Bokova will attend the Opening ceremony of the Monument of the founder of EAFF

The Secretary General of UNESCO - Mrs. Irina Bokova will present the bas-relief monument of Iliyan Nikolov - the founder of Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk", Musical Feasts "Euro folk" and the…
10 May 2016

41 festivals and a Championship will be held in 13 countries in June

The month of June is extremely rich and saturated with folklore festivals and events. 41 festivals under the auspices of the European Association of Folklore Festivals will be held in 13…
9 May 2016

Groups from Slovenia, Turkey and Poland participated in the festival in May in the town of Csongrad

For the first time, foreign folk groups were invited to the May "Tisza" Folk Festival in Csongrad (April 29 - May 2) in Csongrad and Szeged, informed us the director of the festival Mr. Aaron…
5 May 2016

Ohrid gathered the international folklore and cultures together

The international Folklore Festival "Ohrid Open" (29 April- 03 May 2016) took place in Ohrid, Macedonia. There were several performances by three groups from Bosnia and Herzegovina and three groups…