Festival of Balkan Glee

On 2 and 3 July at 19.00 on the main square in Bansko will be held the first edition of the Festival of Balkan Gleе.

During the festival, you will hear and see all genres of art – singers, instrumentalists, dancers, groups for spring folklore, and re-creation of customs. Do not miss prominent cooks – professionals and amateurs. The program of the festival includes a musical dance fiesta featuring attractive professional and amateur formations and individual performances from Bulgaria and the Balkans. Playing and playing, a lavish culinary exhibition of traditional swimwear specialties, and a gala concert.

Admission free.

Balkan Festival gathers performers and lovers of Balkan songs, dances, and culinary delights in Bansko. At the foot of the Pirin Mountains, they meet talented performers from all over Bulgaria. Participants from the neighboring Balkan countries are also invited. The aim of the event is to turn into a lush, noisy, and attractive fiesta with temperamental, colorful, and attractive Balkan rhythms, melodies, dances, costumes, as well as delicious culinary delights. Their participation in the festival has already confirmed performers from Varna, Plovdiv, Burgas, Sofia, Ruse, Vratsa, as well as singers, dancers, and instrumentalists from Bansko municipality.

The program of the festival

provides concerts, flashmob, attractive show spectacle on stage, as well as a spectacular laser show. At the same time in Bansko, there is also a craft fair, in which their unique products will offer to the numerous guests of the city craftsmen and artists from all over Bulgaria. Delicious swimwear and Balkan specialties will complement the atmosphere to turn the festival days into an unforgettable experience for anyone who decides to spend the first weekend of July in the picturesque mountain resort.

The restaurants and hotels in Bansko offer for the participants in the festival and tourists special discounts on the days of the festival.

After starting from Bansko, the Festival has the ambition to present the Balkan and in particular Bulgarian culture and folklore in various European countries. The festival is already being prepared in Poland and Germany.

Come with us to Bansko for the spectacular Balkan fun with music, dancing, delicious swimwear specialties, an attractive program, and a spectacular laser show.

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