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Club "Bambi" from Austria won the Grand Prix of the Xth European Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk" 2018

9 July 2018

Cultural and sports academy "Bambi" from Austria became the Absolute European Champion of folklore in 2018 in the X European Championship of Folklore "Euro folk".

First nominees for the Grand Prix of the X European Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk" 2018

2 July 2018

Choir for Macedonian songs from Plevem (Bulgaria), Dance group "Shopluka" from Varna (Bulgaria) and Group "Codrenii" from Calarasi (Moldova) are the first three groups that already won the Golden "Orpheus" nomination.

The Croatian KUD "Kamen" is the winner of the International Folklore Festival "Euro folk - Black sea" 2018

25 June 2018

Cultural and artistic association "Kamen" from Sirac, Croatia is the absolute winner of the 14th International Folklore Festival "Euro folk - Black sea" 2018.

The overview movie about the XXII Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk" 2018 was released

21 June 2018

"Bulgarians can't live without folklore!", said categorically the participants in the Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk" 2018, for which a movie has been created and already released.

Bagpipers group "Rodopchani" (Bulgaria) became an Absolute Balkan Champion of Folklore for 2018

12 June 2018

Bagpipers group «Rodopchani» to "Gogo Mavrov-1930" Community Center from Plovdiv (Bulgaria) became Absolute Balkan Champion of Folklore for 2018.

First nominees for the Grand Prix at the VII Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro folk - Jiva voda" - Hisarya 2018

8 June 2018

VII Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro folk - Jiva voda" - Hisarya 2018 was officially opened. More than 500 singers, musicians and dancers presented their performances on the first day of the contest.

President of EAFF - member of working group for Information and Technology Communication at UNESCO

5 June 2018

Kaloyan Nikolov - president of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF took part in the working group, dealing with the use of information and technological communication for the protection of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO.

Georgia is the Absolute Winner of Folklore for 2018 in Jesolo (Italy)

4 June 2018

Folklore dance group "Mtatsminda" from Georgia became an Absolute Winner of Folklore for 2018 at the World Cup of Folklore™ - Jesolo 2018 (Italy) and won the Gran prix of the forum, as well as a the money prize of 2000 Euro.

The EAFF's President - a Delegate in the VII Session of the General Assembly of UNESCO

4 June 2018

The president of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF, Mr Kaloyan Nikolov is a delegate in the Seventh Session of General Assembly of countries, part of the Convention on the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage.

Second meeting of nations "Friends in Diversity" and second parade of "Balkan Folk 2018"

21 May 2018

Really warm and cordial friendly atmosphere was created between the participants at the second meeting of nations under the motto "Friends in Diversity". It was one of the events of the XXII Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk 2018" held in Veliko Tarnovo fro

Ensemble "Folklorika" from Sofia won the Grand Prix at IX Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk 2018"

21 May 2018

Ensemble "Folklorika" at "Folklorika" Ltd. School for folklore dances - Sofia (Bulgaria) won the Grand Prix Golden "Orpheus", a check for 1000 leva, a gold medal and the titleAbsolute national champion of folklore for 2018 at the IX Bulgarian National Cha

Groups from India, Georgia and Lithuania headed the ranking of the World Cup of Folklore - Veliko Tarnovo 2018

21 May 2018

The winner of III World Cup of Folklore - Veliko Tarnovo 2018 is Ragini Makkhar & Naadyog Group from India. Second place was for Children folk dance ensemble "Mtatsminda" from Georgia. The third place was for Folk Music Ensemble "Jovarėlis" from Lithuania