International Folklore Festival in Sofia

Conducted by the Sofia Municipality, under the patronage of the President of Sofia Municipal Council, the International Folklore Festival in Sofia is one of the cultural events with international and national importance, particularly aiming at preserving the national image through Bulgarian folklore.

There are representatives of different cultures from around the world on this forum. Hundreds of dancers, musicians, singers become involved in this magical international force that unites them – the great love of the folklore, created over the centuries by their ancestors. Participants of the festival are from all over the world – Europe, Asia, Africa and South America.

It is held annually in July in Sofia and lasts for at least 5 days.