Cultural in Plovdiv

Kapana Fest

Plovdiv's artiest neighbourhood hosts street parties, open-air musical performances and late-night carousing during this vibrant five-day festival of culture. Expect anything from conceptual art to folk costume fash…
Cultural in Plovdiv

Unification Day

The nationwide anniversary of Bulgaria's 1885 unification with Ottoman province Eastern Roumelia is toasted with aplomb, and festivities are especially vigorous in Plovdiv, where the historic declaration was made. E…
Art in Plovdiv

Night of the Galleries

Plovdiv's heritage mansions and venerable galleries make an especially delightful stomping ground during the Europe-wide Night of the Galleries, where museums fling open their doors until the early hours of the morn…
Cultural in Plovdiv

International Folklore Festival

Witness open-air Bulgarian folklore performances alongside traditional song and dance from a medley of other countries at this popular five-day festival.
Performing Arts in Plovdiv

Verdi Festival

Opera performances are held in Plovdiv's Roman amphitheatre during this two-week festival.
Music in Plovdiv

International Festival of Chamber Music

Local and international chamber music acts perform during this long-running summer festival. Events unfold in atmospheric locations, including Plovdiv's Ethnographic Museum.
Music in Plovdiv

Plovdiv Jazz Festival

Silky-fingered pianists and international jazz ensembles take to the stage in cafes, clubs and other venues across Plovdiv during this acclaimed festival.
Cultural in Plovdiv

Cultural Month Festival

Summer is a superb time to be in Plovdiv, thanks to performances and exhibits of opera, literature, painting and events celebrating Bulgarian history.
Music in Plovdiv

Balabanov House Music Days

Twice a year, the splendid National Revival mansion Balabanov House hosts classical-musical performances within its atmospheric walls.