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Monument to Elias Canetti Unveiled in Bulgaria's Ruse

A statue depicting Nobel Prize winner Elias Canetti was unveiled over the weekend in the town of Ruse, northeastern Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | July 28, 2015, Tuesday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1172

Sofia Breathes Festival to Start This Sunday

For a sixth year in a row August will be marked by the Sofia Breathes urban culture festival.

Society » Culture | July 27, 2015, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 778

Sofia Museum Hosts Louvre Exhibition on Egypt

An exhibition on Ancient Egypt is now on display at the Sofia History Museum in the downtown area of Bulgaria's capital.

Society » Culture | July 25, 2015, Saturday // 08:55 | Viewed: 1197

350 000 People Expected to Attend Bulgaria's Rozhen Folklore Fair

Bulgarians from all over the country are expected to gather at the Rozhen folklore fair, which is taking place in the Rhodope mountains between Friday and Sunday.

Society » Culture | July 17, 2015, Friday // 20:55 | Viewed: 3069

Bulgarian Band D2 Launches Free Summer Tour

After releasing their latest summer single, D2 are ready for their upcoming summer tour entitled ''In the Rhythm of Summer 2015''.

Society » Culture | July 15, 2015, Wednesday // 16:21 | Viewed: 1370

Spirit of Burgas Pre-Party to Take Place in Sofia

The music festival Spirit of Burgas is merely a month away and the organizers of the event are currently in the process of organizing a pre-party in Sofia.

Society » Culture | July 13, 2015, Monday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1771

Bulgaria's National Gallery Square 500 Admits Visitors for Free Every Second Thursday

Bulgaria's recently opened National Gallery Square 500 announced that it will admit visitors free of charge every second Thursday of the month.

Society » Culture | July 9, 2015, Thursday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1732

Kasabian With Greatest Hits, Classic Covers at Spirit of Burgas

The British band Kasabian will be performing hits from their latest album 48:13 at the second night of the Spirit of Burgas music festival on August 8.

Society » Culture | July 9, 2015, Thursday // 13:55 | Viewed: 4010

Bulgarian-Greek Drama Enters Lux Prize Shortlist

The Lesson, a 2014 Bulgarian-Greek film, is among the ten works nominated to the Lux Prize at this year's edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

Society » Culture | July 9, 2015, Thursday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1818

Robbie Williams to Hold First Ever Beach Concert in Burgas

Merely a month is left until the summer music festival SPIRIT of Burgas to be held in the Black Sea resort on August 7 and 8.

Society » Culture | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 15:42 | Viewed: 8762

Bulgaria, Italy to Cooperate in Countering Traffic of Cultural Property

Bulgaria and Italy signed on Monday a memorandum of understanding on countering illegal trafficking of cultural property.

Society » Culture | July 7, 2015, Tuesday // 11:00 | Viewed: 4591

Three-Day Bulgarian Tourist Fair Opens Doors in Paris

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has opened a three-day tourist fair in the French capital Paris.

Society » Culture | July 3, 2015, Friday // 21:45 | Viewed: 2232

Two Bulgarian Ad Agencies Nominated in Cannes Lions Festival

The ad campaign Yoga Hangers by Noble Graphics that was dedicated to the yoga clothing brand Omnitom has been the first Bulgarian project nominated to compete in what is considered to be the biggest advertising festival in the world – Cannes Lions, Capita

Society » Culture | July 1, 2015, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 6080

Bulgaria, US to Create Commission on Safeguarding Cultural Heritage

The Bulgarian branch of ICOMOS and the US Embassy to Sofia announced their plans for the establishment of bilateral Bulgarian-US commission on safeguarding the cultural heritage of the country.

Society » Culture | July 1, 2015, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2151

Three-Day Jazz Festival to Take Over Sofia

The A to JazZ Fest will gather the audience across Sofia for the fifth time.

Society » Culture | July 1, 2015, Wednesday // 12:55 | Viewed: 5017

Bulgarian Movie "Losers" Claims Main Prize at Moscow International Film Festival

The Bulgarian movie “Losers” was awarded on Friday the main prize at the 37th edition of the Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF).

Society » Culture | June 26, 2015, Friday // 21:07 | Viewed: 10953

Twisted Sister, Within Temptation to Headline Tenth Anniversary of Kavarna Rock

The tenth edition of the largest rock festival in Bulgaria - Kavarna Rock will take place between June 26 and 28 with Twisted Sister and Within Temptation being the headliners of the music event.

Society » Culture | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 21:05 | Viewed: 5178

National Gallery Square 500 to Admit Visitors Free of Charge on Saturday

The new National Gallery Square 500 in Sofia will be admitting visitors in for free on June 20 between the hours 10 am and 6 pm.

Society » Culture | June 19, 2015, Friday // 18:55 | Viewed: 4105

Kasabian to Headline Second Night at Spirit of Burgas

British band Kasabian will be the headlining band of the second night at the Spirit of Burgas summer music festival.

Society » Culture | June 19, 2015, Friday // 14:55 | Viewed: 11645

Sofia Isn't Short of Festival Options This Weekend

An art fest, a music fest, and a colors fest - here are three major events taking place in and around Sofia this weekend.

Society » Culture | June 19, 2015, Friday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1959

Sofia to Mark Spanish Language Day on June 20

Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Saturday will be part of worldwide events marking the Spanish Language Day (Día E).

Society » Culture | June 19, 2015, Friday // 11:49 | Viewed: 4504