European Folklore Championship – (Burgas) EuroFolk 2019

Where: Nessebar, Burgas, ,
When: Thursday, June 27, 2019 - Sunday, July 7, 2019 - Estimated date!
European Folklore Championship poster - Photo by: eurofolk.com
European Folklore Championship
European Folklore Championship poster
Photo by: eurofolk.com
The events of European Folklore Championship (Burgas) – Euro Folk Burgas, Bulgaria are the climax of tens of folklore festivals that are held every year over Europe.

The Burgas’ championship lasts for ten days. Various prize awarding shows take place in some folklore categories: singing, dance, ensemble, choirs, old folk songs, wind instruments bands, popular songs, etc…

In all categories there are groups for youngsters under 18 and adults. All the events are held on the ancient amphitheater of Nessebar, Sunny Beach and other venues in the city.

The programs, lineup and other details can be found on EAFF – European Association of Folklore Festivals website.
Attractive prices suited for all budgets, Many hotels suggest FREE CANCELLATION option or NO PREPAYMENT NEEDED – PAY AT THE PROPERTY, Get Immediate confirmation by email.
IMPORTANT !
Please note that the details of the event are subject to change. We strongly recommended that you check with the organizers before making any travel arrangements.
 

Event Related Information

Contact details:
EAFF - European Association of Folklore Festivals
P.О. Box 27 Veliko Tarnovo 5000
Bulgaria
Phone: +359 (62) 62 15 41
Fax: +359 (62) 62 34 64
Contact Email:

Country Information

Capital:
Sofia
Currency:
lev (BGL)
Voltage and Frequency:
230V 50 Hz
Dialing country code:
+359
Time Zone:
UTC+2 , (Summer UTC+3)
Language:
Bulgarian 84.5%, Turkish 9.6%, Roma 4.1%, other and unspecified 1.8% (2001 census).
Location:
Southeastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Romania and Turkey.
Information email:
Tourist website:
Information address:
Bulgaria, State Agency for Tourism 1 St.Nedelya Sqr Sofia 1040 BULGARIA Phone: +359 (2)9335811 Fax: +359 (2)9896939
Climate:
Temperate; cold, damp winters; hot, dry summers
Bulgaria background and overview
The Bulgars, a Central Asian Turkic tribe, merged with the local Slavic inhabitants in the late 7th century to form the first Bulgarian state. In succeeding centuries, Bulgaria struggled with the Byzantine Empire to assert its place in the Balkans, but by the end of the 14th century the country was overrun by the Ottoman Turks. Northern Bulgaria attained autonomy in 1878 and all of Bulgaria became independent from the Ottoman Empire in 1908. Having fought on the losing side in both World Wars, Bulgaria fell within the Soviet sphere of influence and became a People's Republic in 1946. Communist domination ended in 1990, when Bulgaria held its first multiparty election since World War II and began the contentious process of moving toward political democracy and a market economy while combating inflation, unemployment, corruption, and crime. The country joined NATO in 2004 and the EU in 2007.
[Courtesy of The World Factbook]

City Information

In-country dialing code:
56
Longitude:
27.46667°
Latitude:
42.5°

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