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Memories from the three folklore events held in Veliko Tarnovo were stored on a "film strip"

20 June 2019

The overview movie about the XXIII Stara Planina Fest "Balkan Folk 2019", X Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk" and the IV World Cup of Folklore "Veliko Tarnovo" held in the period May 10-18, 2019 was released.

EAFF WAS PART OF THE NATIONAL WORKSHOP "PREPARING NOMINATIONS" RELATED TO THE UNESCO'S LIST OF INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE

19 June 2019

European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF was one of the institutions included in the National workshop "Preparing nominations" which was held from 12 to 14 June 2019 in the Hall "Scena 17" in the Ministry of Culture (Sofia, Bulgaria).

Asian Championship of Folklore "Asia Folk 2019" was officially opened

13 June 2019

Asian Championship of Folklore "Asia Folk 2019" is held in the period June 12 - 17 in the capital of Mongolia, Ulan Bator. The Championship is attended by 25 groups from 12 Asian countries.

Dance group "Srednogorski polah" from Ihtiman, Bulgaria is the Absolute Balkan Champion of Folklore in 2019

10 June 2019

The winner of the Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk - Jiva Voda" 2019 is the Dance group "Srednogorski polah" - Ihtiman, Bulgaria under the leadership of Mariela Ivanova and Desislava Ivanova.

The VIII Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk - Jiva Voda" and its accompanying events were officially opened

8 June 2019

More than 200 folklore groups and individual performers will take part in the VIII Balkan Championship of Folklore "Euro Folk - Jiva Voda". The town of Hisarya for eight consecutive year in the period from June 6th to 10th becomes the center of folklore a

REPRESENTATIVE DANCE ENSEMBLE "BALKAN" BECAME THE ABSOLUTE NATIONAL CHAMPION OF FOLKLORE, DANCE ENSEMBLE "LUDI MLADI" WON THE WORLD CUP OF FOLKLORE

20 May 2019

The events that took place under the auspices of EAFF with the support of Veliko Turnovo Municipality were attended by more than 200 Bulgarian and foreign groups and individual performers with more than 3,500 singers, dancers and musicians of all ages.

FIRST NOMINEES FOR THE GRAND PRIX OF THE XTH BULGARIAN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP OF FOLKLORE "EURO FOLK 2019" ARE KNOWN

17 May 2019

The official closing ceremony of the XXIII Stara Planina Festival "Balkan folk 2019" and the simultaneously held with it - X Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore "Euro folk" and the IV World Cup of Folklore "Veliko Tarnovo"...

SIX NOMINATIONS FOR WINNING THE WORLD CUP OF FOLKLORE IN VELIKO TARNOVO, BULGARIA

17 May 2019

The program of IV World Championship of Folklore “Veliko Tarnovo 2019“ and the conducted simultaneously ХХIII Stara Planina Fest “Balkan folk” and Х Bulgarian National Championship of Folklore “Euro folk 2019“...

KAUSTINEN INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE SEMINAR 2019 WILL BE HELD IN JULY

15 May 2019

Finnish Folk Music Institute organizes the Kaustinen Intangible Cultural Heritage Seminar.

UNESCO - CONSULTATIVE MEETING

25 April 2019

President of the EAFF, participated in the "The role of accredited non-governmental organizations under the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage" ...

PRESIDENT OF EAFF PARTICIPATED IN "THE ROLE OF BAKHSHI ART IN THE WORLD CIVILIZATION" SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE AND MET PROF. IBROHIM YULDASHEV

19 April 2019

President of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF, Kaloyan Nikolov was guest of Scientific conference "The role of Bakhshi Art in the World Civilization".

EAFF BROADCASTS LIVE THE FIFTH SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE WITH INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPATION "CULTURAL AND HISTORICAL HERITAGE: PRESERVATION, PRESENTATION, DIGITIZATION"

19 April 2019

On 18 and 19 April 2019 the shooting crew of the European Association of Folklore Festivals broadcasts live the Fifth Scientific Conference with International Participation "Cultural and historical heritage: preservation, presentation, digitization" on th