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Varna to Host 11th World Animated Film Festival

For several days in September, the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna will be hosting a festival which was once a young and ambitious contender to become a key event in the world of animated movies.

Society » Culture | August 31, 2015, Monday // 12:02 | Viewed: 783

Music, Dance Performances Close 2015 Edition of Sofia Breathes Festival

The last day of the sixth edition of the “Sofia Breathes” annual festival will take place on Oborishte street in the Bulgarian capital on Sunday.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2015, Sunday // 17:31 | Viewed: 1122

Bulgarian Samuel Finzi Voted Actor of the Year in Germany

Bulgarian-born actor Samuel Finzi has been declared actor of the year in Germany.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2015, Saturday // 16:26 | Viewed: 1486

Bulgaria's Varna Hosting Love Is Folly Film Festival

The 23rd edition of the annual Love Is Folly film festival kicked off Friday in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Society » Culture | August 22, 2015, Saturday // 11:04 | Viewed: 2339

Bulgaria's Thracian Exhibition in Louvre 'among Best for 2015'

The Epic of the Thracian Kings exhibition which was hosted by the Louvre in France is considered to be one of the best exhibitions for this year, a French magazine has said.

Society » Culture | August 18, 2015, Tuesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 4384

Bulgaria to Pick Its Junior Eurovision 2015 Contender

Bulgaria is starting on Monday the choice of young girl or boy to represent the country in the 2015 Junior Eurovision song contest.

Society » Culture | August 17, 2015, Monday // 10:51 | Viewed: 2221

3rd Day of Sofia Breathes to Focus on Literature

Young Bulgarian writers will be the focus of the third Sunday of the Sofia Breathes annual festival, the event's organizers have said.

Society » Culture | August 16, 2015, Sunday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1645

Celebrations Marking Day of Varna to Feature 3-D Water Show

A 3-D water show will be among the spectacles celebrating the Day of Varna, which is marked in the Bulgarian Black Sea capital on August 15.

Society » Culture | August 14, 2015, Friday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1908

Goran Bregovic to Play at Skariada Grill Festival in Bulgaria

Musician Goran Bregovic and his orchestra are coming in September to add appeal to a grill festival that involves Bulgarian food producers and master chefs from around the region, a news website has said.

Society » Culture | August 12, 2015, Wednesday // 07:48 | Viewed: 1638

Mozart Festival to Begin in Bulgaria's Pravets

For the eleventh time, the international Mozart Music Festival is to take place on August 13-17 in Pravets, Northwestern Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | August 11, 2015, Tuesday // 16:39 | Viewed: 2568

Bulgaria's Spirit of Burgas Attracts Record Attendance of 47 000 People

The Spirit of Burgas music festival, which took place on Friday and Saturday at the Bulgarian Black Sea coast, recorded an attendance of 47 000 people.

Society » Culture | August 11, 2015, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2617

Transfiguration Festival to Gather Thousands in Rhodope Mountains

From Thursday to Sunday this week, an alternative and world music festival will transform the village of Dolen into the cultural hotspot of the Rhodope Mountains.

Society » Culture | August 5, 2015, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 3121

Drazki Museum Ship Reopens in Bulgaria's Varna

Drazki, a torpedo boat that has functioned as a museum for nearly 50 years, has reopened to visitors in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Society » Culture | August 5, 2015, Wednesday // 08:42 | Viewed: 1919

Photo Project Tells Stories of 'Foreigners who Made Bulgaria Their Home

What do an American entrepreneur, a Russian artist and a Muslim refugee from the Middle East have in common?

Society » Culture | August 4, 2015, Tuesday // 12:38 | Viewed: 7940

Robbie Williams to Perform With His Father at Bulgaria's Spirit of Burgas

Robbie Williams, who is the headliner of the music festival Spirit of Burgas taking place on August 7 and 8 on the Black Sea coast, will perform with his father Pete Conway.

Society » Culture | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 13:55 | Viewed: 4135

Thracian Treasures Return to Bulgaria After Exhibition in Louvre

The Thracian treasures, which had been on exhibition at the Louvre museum since April, returned to Bulgaria late on Wednesday.

Society » Culture | July 30, 2015, Thursday // 09:42 | Viewed: 2149

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: 2845

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: 2841

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: 4558

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: 3379

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: 1655