Movie buffs descend on the capital each March for a celebration of international independent films.
Contemporary-art festival featuring local and international artists; held in the basement of the National Palace of Culture (NDK).
Five-day festival dedicated to childrens music, dance and costumes; it's usually in early June but the dates vary.
A month-long, noncompetitive celebration of independent film-making held in the National Palace of Culture (NDK).
A varied program of modern dance, held over two weeks at the National Palace of Culture (NDK).
Live jazz performances take place in a park south of the National Palace of Culture.
This two-day event in early or mid-June takes place in Yuzhen Park and features blues musicians and rock bands from across Bulgaria.
The city’s patron saint is honoured with services at churches across the capital.