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Saturday 12 October 2019
07 October 2019 - 13 October 2019
July 2020
12.09.2019 - 16.02.2020

Words, Images, Places - 140 years since the proclamation of Sofia as Capital of Bulgaria

The exposition includes works presenting the city from the end of the 19th century to present day. In addition to the paintings, there will also be postcards, photos and texts where you can read the impressions of Bulgarian and foreign travelers, diplomats and intellectuals regarding the changes and development of the city over the years - architectural, social, political events and people's participation in them.
01.10.2019 - 11.12.2019

Baroque Arts Festival – 13th Edition

Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski - Ceremonial Hall, Serdica's Largo, National Academy of Music Hall, Bulgaria Hall, 5 Oborishte N5 Hall, Vasilevi Brothers Business Center, Nadezhda MCI
The festival is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality. It has established itself as the only festival in Bulgaria about ancient music. It presents the European musical art through historically informed performance and instruments relevant to the era in which the works were created, and thus places Sofia among the hosts of such festivals - Barcelona, London, Berlin, Istanbul, Bucharest and others.
28.09.2019 - 23.11.2019

Piano Extravaganza Festival

Bulgaria Hall,
Bulgaria Chamber Hall
Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski - Ceremonial Hall,
At its 9th edition, Piano Extravaganza Festival will present eight piano recitals, one chamber music concerts, one jazz concert, one music evening and “Open doors day” for adults and children. The extraordinary artists and the variety of the repertoire of the 12 events will satisfy even the most sophisticated connoisseurs.
The event has become a music festival with a distinct theme, which makes it unique in its character and program content.
The program of the event includes, along with the well-known masterpieces of classical music, works of similarly high quality, but rarely performed or by authors left undeservedly in the shadow of the most brilliant composers.
The festival is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality
05.10.2019 - 20.10.2019

CineLibri 2019

Cinelibri is an international film festival dedicated to film adaptations based on literary works. There is a selection of competing films, parallel program of films and international jury of renowned artists. A unique multi-genre forum, facilitating the expansion of intercultural relations, promoting the achievements of European culture in Bulgaria and of Bulgarian culture around the world, strengthening the image of the Bulgarian capital as a significant cultural location in Europe. Each year, the festival presents the best film adaptations. In addition to the competing films, the festival has several additional sections, including: Bulgarian feature and short films; contemporary European and world productions; biopics about famous authors; a selection of documentaries about prominent artists; gala evenings dedicated to different cultures; an accompanying program of special events and meetings with autographs, educational and discussion events, a cycle of movies that can be watched for free and more.
06.10.2019 - 13.10.2019

16th IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival

National Palace of Culture, Lumiere Cinema
IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival is dedicated to short films, new media and digital arts, long up to 27 minutes and is among the three oldest film forums on the Balkans.
Initially launched as a student film competition, over the years it has developed into a professional and international forum and has established itself as the largest and most prestigious professional short film festival in Southeastern Europe and the only one of its kind in Bulgaria.
11.10.2019 - 20.10.2019

Sofia Motor Show 2019

The largest automobile event in Bulgaria is organized by the Association of Car Manufacturers and their representatives in Bulgaria and will be held from October 11 to October 20 at Inter Expo Center in Sofia.
Sofia Motor Show 2019 is part of the calendar of the most prestigious automobile exhibitions organized by the members of Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles (OICA).
Business Events
11.10.2019 - 13.10.2019


National Palace of Culture, Hall 3, 3.1, 3.2, 9 & 10
HackConf is one of the largest software development conferences in the country.
Held for the first time in 2015, the event has become one of the most important for the region, "organized by computer specialist for computer specialist".
For the first time this year, the conference will offer two parallel series of lectures and a full day of workshops!
The event will be entirely in English.
Fifth Edition.
Scientific Events
11.10.2019 - 13.10.2019


XXIX International Exhibition of minerals, fossils and gems
11.10.2019 - 13.10.2019
Sports Events
12.10.2019 - 13.10.2019

Fish Fest in Sofia – Bacchus and Pazari Iztok EAD

Sitnyakovo market
The Fish Festival in Sofia is dedicated to fish, fish delicacies, a variety of fish dishes and delicious drinks.
A selection of quality fish shops, manufacturers and importers, along with restaurants and chefs who prepare fish specialties on-site.
You will be also able to taste selected drinks: sparkling and white wine, craft beer, aniseed drinks, and many other temptations.
Of course, there will also be live music and a group of jazz musicians.


Yuzhen Park
Organized free 5 km run. Everyone can join regardless of gender and age (including disabled people, parents with strollers, as well as people with dogs on a leash).
*The main 5km running track is located in Sofia, Yuzhen park. The start and finish lines are located on the main alley in front of the monument with birds.
Sports Events


Performance for children by Lyubomir Denev
Based on Valeri Petrov’s fairytale Puk
Stage: Big stage
Entrance: 1 Vrabcha Street
The performance is suitable for children from 3 to 12 years of age.

Music and Dance Events


Ballet on music by Bizet – Shchedrin
Stage: Big stage
Entrance: 1 Vrabcha Street
Music and Dance Events
Music and Dance Events

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