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06.03.2019 - 31.10.2019

Events in Varna – summer 2019

15.05.2019 / Place: Palace of Culture and Sports – 19.00

Best of Andrew Lloyd Webber for the first time in Bulgaria. The International Musical Sensation "The best of ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER" - for the first time in Bulgaria on 15 and 16 May 2019. The concert presents an emblematic part of the work of the most important musical composer of all time - "The Cats", "Phantom of the Opera" , "Evita" and "Jesus Christ Superstar". The musical voices of the Web music musicals John Patridge (England), Ingve Gasoy Romdal (Norway), Sasha Krebs (Germany), Charlotte Hainke (Germany), Beatrix Ratherer (Italy) and Lucy Dyakovska (Bulgaria), The Sofia and Pleven Philharmonics as well as the National Philharmonic Choir will tell stories

16.05. - 19.05.2019 / Place: Golden Sands
ХVІІІ National Congress of Neurology

17.05. - 19.05.2019 / Place: Golden Sands
14th Retro Rally "Golden Sands"

29.05.2019 / Place: Hall 1 of the FCC – 19:00
45 years of DIANA EXPRESS - SYMPHONY 2019

45 years DIANA EXPRESS - SYMPHONY 2019, concert of: Rousse Philharmonic with conductor Dimitar Kossev and DIANA EXPRESS

01.06. - 11.06.2019 / Place: Drama Theater, State Puppet Theater – Varna, City Art Gallery, Archeological Museum, Festival and Congress Center, Gallery "Graffit"
27th International Theater Festival "Varna Summer"

The Varna Summer International Theater Festival is the theater event of largest international dimensions in Bulgaria. It is held every year between 1 and 11 June in Varna within the framework of the Varna Summer Festival of Arts.

23.06. - 02.11.2019 / Place: Festival and Congress Center, City Art Gallery, Open-air Theater, Aula of the University of Economics, courtyard of the Archaeological Museum
93 Years“VARNA SUMMER” International Music Festival

The “Varna Summer” International Music Festival is the first music festival in Bulgaria, founded in 1926 in the city of Varna. Having received national and international recognition, today the Festival is a representative forum of Bulgarian and world music and music performing art.

26.07. - 04.08.2019 / Place: walking alley on Slivnitsa Blvd. between Sevastopol Sq. and Festival and Congress Center

Within this period the center of the city turns into a fabulous book quarter with 15 little houses full of books and a literary corner where in the evenings people gather together, talking with some of the most popular Bulgarian writers.

26.07. - 29.07.2019 / Place: Courtyard of the Archeological Museum
27th International Jazz festival

Established in 1992, The International Jazz festival is held annually featuring world famous musicians from Bulgaria and abroad. Besides the joint international projects the programme includes performances of young Bulgarian jazz musicians.

28.07. - 01.08.2019 / Place: Open-air Theater, Rakovina Stage and open-air stages in the city
International Folklore Festival 2019

Established in 1992 under the initiative of the Varna Municipality, the International Folklore Festival is held every year in the first week of August. According to the festival regulations youth and adult ensembles from all over the world as well as groups for authentic folklore art are admitted to participation.

01.08. - 21.08.2019 / Place: Sea Garden

The International Fair of Arts and Crafts is the largest art exhibition in Bulgaria. It is held annually in August in Varna. Combining traditions and contemporary trends in art, today the Fair is a place for expression of some of the best artists in the field of fine and applied arts. The demonstrations of artistic skills enable the visitors to see live creation of unique works.

01.08. - 30.09.2019 / Place: City Art Gallery
XXI International print biennial

The Biennial is defined as an international forum and encounter of artists from different countries, bearing the wealth and variety of the world graphic art. The participants compete for a number of prestigious awards such as Varna Grand Prix, Jury’s Prize and 3 equivalent prizes for achievements in graphic art.

15.08.2019 / Place: Open-air Theater, Rakovina Stage, area of Marine Station and out-door stages in the city
Dormition of the Mother of God – DAY OF VARNA

Divine liturgy in the Dormition of the Theotokos Cathedral (Katedralen Hram Uspenie Bogoroditschno) and icon procession. All the day round different ensembles and performers present their art on the Rakovina Stage in the Sea Garden. In the evening an official concert takes place in the Open-air Theater where is held the ceremony bestowing the title Honorary Citizen of Varna on Bulgarian and foreign persons for their contributions and merits to the development of the municipality. Late in the evening a rock and pop concert is organized in the area of Marine Station featuring well known pop and rock singers.

23.08. - 01.09.2019 / Place: Festival and Congress Center
Love is folly - International Film Festival

The festival was established in 1993. The programme is a competitive one and features selected films produced the last two years dealing with the subject of love. It is open every year on the last Friday of August.

06.09. - 22.09.2019 / Place: Nezavisimost Sq., Drama Theater, Varna Municipality, Rakovina Stage, entrance of the Sea Garden, Radio Varna
Days of Bulgaria: from the Unification to the Independence