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The Fisherman and the Goldfish Have Their Statue in Bulgaria’s Varna

The Fisherman and the Goldfish now have their statue in Varna, a favourite tourist destination on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.

Society » Culture | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 1579

A to JazZ Festival Brings US Legends to Sofia in July

Sofia will be hosting the A to JazZ Festival between July 01 and 03, an event introducing global and Bulgarian jazz musicians to the audience.

Society » Culture | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1806

Zenith Fusion Festival: Music, Cinema and Insight into Life in Rhodope Mountains

Musicians and DJs from the region and beyond, documentaries, lectures and workshops - these are the highlights of Zenith Fusion Festival which begins on Friday in the Rhodope village of Dolen, in Blagoevgrad region.

Society » Culture | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 08:39 | Viewed: 1424

Sofia Joins Fete de la Musique With Free Concerts on Three Stages

For the first time, the Bulgarian capital will become part of one of the most popular international street music festivals, Fete de la Musique on Tuesday.

Society » Culture | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 6109

Bulgarian-born Artist Christo Amazes World with Floating Piers

Bulgarian-born artist Christo Javacheff has once again amazed the world with his latest installation Floating Piers, which is on display in Italy’s Lake Iseo between June 18 and July 3.

Society » Culture | June 19, 2016, Sunday // 15:33 | Viewed: 2631

Israeli Author Ellis Shuman to Present New Book in Bulgaria

Ellis Shuman, the Israeli author whose second novel had its world premiere in Bulgarian, is to present the book in person in central Sofia on Wednesday.

Society » Culture | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1784

International Yoga Day to Be Marked in Bulgaria Next Week

Sixteen Bulgarian cities will be part of the International Yoga Day celebrations on June 21, the organizers have said.

Society » Culture | June 13, 2016, Monday // 13:49 | Viewed: 5750

Lidia Ganeva to Represent Bulgaria at 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest

Lidia Ganeva won Bulgaria's national selection for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Sofia on Saturday evening.

Society » Culture | June 12, 2016, Sunday // 11:24 | Viewed: 2176

First Festival of Italian Cinema to Begin in Sofia on Tuesday

The Bulgarian capital will host the "First festival of Italian cinema in Bulgaria – David di Donatello Award" between May 31 and June 6.

Society » Culture | May 30, 2016, Monday // 10:12 | Viewed: 2937

Bulgaria's National Art Gallery Square 500 Hosts Indonesian Batik, Bali Art Exhibition

The National Art Gallery Square 500 in the Bulgarian capital is hosting an exhibition of Indonesian batik and Bali art between May 21 and June 26.

Society » Culture | May 26, 2016, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 5182

Festival Italiano in Bulgaria 2016: Music, Cinema, Cuisine and Much More

The Italian Festival in Bulgaria begins on Tuesday, May 17, with a range of cinema, theater, food and trade events to offer “the best to represent Italy”, organizers have said.

Society » Culture | May 17, 2016, Tuesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 12764

European Night of Museums to Be Celebrated in Bulgaria on May 21

A number of Bulgarian towns and cities will take part in this year's European Night of Museums on May 21.

Society » Culture | May 16, 2016, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 3368

Bulgaria to Make Its Second Appearance at Eurovision Final on Saturday

Bulgarian singer Poli Genova will perform her song “If Love Was a Crime” at the final of this year's edition of the Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Stockholm on Saturday evening.

Society » Culture | May 14, 2016, Saturday // 12:10 | Viewed: 2616

Bulgaria's Poli Genova Proceeds to Eurovision Final

Bulgarian singer Poli Genova, who represents Bulgaria at this year's edition of the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "If Love Was a Crime", qualified for the final which will take place in Stockholm on Saturday.

Society » Culture | May 13, 2016, Friday // 00:09 | Viewed: 4800

Bulgaria's Poli Genova to Perform at Eurovision Semifinal on Thursday

The Bulgarian representative at this year's edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, Poli Genova, will perform in the second semifinal taking place in Stockholm on Thursday evening.

Society » Culture | May 12, 2016, Thursday // 10:16 | Viewed: 2588

Balkan Fever Concert, Light Show to Mark Start of Sofia Saloon of Arts

The 2016 edition of the Saloon of Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria kicks off on Wednesday evening, with music and a light show on the facade of the National Palace of Culture (NDK).

Society » Culture | May 11, 2016, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1893

Bulgaria's Culture Min Seeks Revival of Ties on Russia Visit

Bulgarian Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov has met with a number of state officials and handed two "Golden Age" awards during his trip to Moscow which ends Wednesday, May 11.

Society » Culture | May 11, 2016, Wednesday // 08:21 | Viewed: 2076

Golden Kuker Animated Film Festival Kicks off in Sofia

An international animated film festival began on Monday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society » Culture | May 10, 2016, Tuesday // 10:29 | Viewed: 2475

Bulgarian Faithful Hold Easter Procession with 'Virgin Mary Icon'

Bulgarian Orthodox faithful held the traditional Easter procession on Monday at Bachkovo monastery.

Society » Culture | May 2, 2016, Monday // 13:29 | Viewed: 2869

Alexander Nevsky Cathedral to Remain Open All Night on Sunday

The landmark St Alexander Nevsky cathedral in central Sofia will remain open throughout the night on Sunday into Monday, Focus News Agency quotes clerical officials as saying.

Society » Culture | May 1, 2016, Sunday // 17:14 | Viewed: 2748

Soilwork Also Joins Kavarna Rock Fest 2016

Swedish melodic death metal band Soilwork is also joining Kavarna Rock music festival this year, organizers have said.

Society » Culture | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 7675