In our short article we have tried to make a list of the last Miss Bulgaria winners. That turned up to be surprisingly challenging.Why? Well, first off there isnt just one Miss Bulgaria contest, there are a couple and they all say that they are the original, legal Miss Bulgaria.
The problem with establishing just one , original and legal contest is bigger than it seems at first .The current situation now creates loopholes – foreign and international Miss Universe, Mrs World and other contests cannot make the difference between a small, unofficial beauty pageant and an official one. This creates unpleasant situations where people no one has ever heard of turn up to be `winners ` of beauty pageants.
The biggest early Christian basilica on the Balkan Peninsula – the Great Basilica in Plovdiv will be included in the sites recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage in Bulgaria, announced the hosts of the VII-th International Meeting on Tourism, which opened today in Plovdiv.
From 19th of November till the 29th, 2015 in „LUCKY Cinema“ will be held 10th Anniversary Edition at Cinemania!
During the 11 days of the festival in Plovdiv will be held 44 projections, which is a record number for the Festival. For the first time Cinemania will be held in two halls of the `LUCKY` cinema.The new Woody Allen film and Mikhalkov of the highlights of the 2015 Cinemania festival.
CINEMANIA 2015 has serious claims to become the most powerful edition in the long history of the famous festival. The program includes 32 titles, including some of the most significant achievements of contemporary world cinema. In extremely strong selection of recent films are cult directors Woody Allen („Almost Normal“) and Nikita Mikhalkov („Sunstroke“).In the list of exclusive screenings are the 4 latest Bulgarian titles. Among them is the winner of the grand prize of the festival in Moscow „Karatsi“ Ivaylo Hristov, who will be a special guest in Plovdiv.
The youngest viewers will also become part of the festival with a special selection of children’s movies.
Ticket sales will begin on Friday, November 13th at the checkout of LUCKY Cinema House from Friday 13th. Working time frame: from 16:30 to 21:00 / Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 to 21:00.
Online reservations and ticketing – boxoffice.bg.
Ticket price: 6 lev Map 5 screenings: 25 lev
Prices for children’s movies: 2lv for children 4 lev for adults.
A celebration of this years wine crop will be held in Plovdiv on 27th november. This is the seventh time this event is held in Plovdiv .This year there will be more participants than previous years, and the program is extended. Tourists will have the opportunity to try young Bulgarian wines in more locations.The wine tour accross Plovdiv will include several restaurants and will offer various events.
The wine tasting will start in front of the local administration with a procession led by Ensemble „Trakia“ and Dionysus, who will lead the „followers“ of the Old Town, where it will be open the first barrel of a young Bulgarian wine.
Ivan Totev is the new (and old) Mayor of Plovdiv. According to the initial data he collected about 54-56% of the votes of Plovdiv, while Slavcho Atanasov won about 44-46% of the votes. This means that Totev won with about only 7-8 000 votes more than his oponent.
„Facade“ is an international festival of video art, organized by the Art Association Today, which is held annually in Plovdiv. Films in the competition program will be screened from 18th to 20th September from 20:30 to 22:30 in the Old Town, Balabanov House, as well as other locations in the Old City.
The festival seeks to point out the connection between architecture, visual arts and urban environment.
Among the 230 applications received, international jury this year selected 77 short films by 62 artists from 22 countries: Australia, Israel, Indonesia, Mexico, Colombia, Canada, South Africa, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the USA, Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Turkey, UK, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, France, Bulgaria, Hungary and Finland.