This weekend in Plovdiv we'll welcome Christmas in Kapana, paint with wax and iron and indulge in craft chocolate

Photo credit: Kate's Tilted Tripod

22nd December

Strugare Live

A day after the beginning of the astronomical winter, we meet the messenger of the saddest one ever. Strugare, along with the end of the seasons of the post-cultural scene.

Night focused entirely on one of the most prominent artists of our time.

Post-culture stage
10 pm
Entry: 10 lv.

Dicho album promo + Ogi23 & Emil Prize at Void

Every end is a new beginning when you look at it from your point of view. We’ll send 2017 away and welcome Dicho's new album "Spirit," in which the old stories will give a new rhythm to the heart and soul of Plovdiv.

Dicho will go on stage with his band to warm up the spirits with love, romance, and beautiful music, and miracles ... they don’t come alone - they will be accompanied by the most romantic and carefree scoundrels of Ogi*23.

On stage:
- Dicho & Band
- Ogi23
- Emil Prize & R.O.S.

Doors: 10 pm
Start: 22.30 pm
Entry 8 lv. before 11 pm and 10 lv. after

Love & Happiness Music

Love is the message, and music is the key. Where – we’ll find out this Friday when well dance with Selector Stiliyan (Love & Happiness Music) and his intense selection of eclectic tracks. One thing is for sure - there will be a lot of dancing, and the emotions will be only positive!

Club Fargo
9 pm

Revenge of the Philly's

TONY & BRO2 are back to shake No Sense like never before... "The Revenge of the Philly’s" will offer a massive amount of action in different musical styles, alcohol in unimaginable quantities, and from there until the morning - let the bodies hit the floor...

TONY (RockAtive / Sugar DJ's / Philly)
BRO2 (PHILLY / Capital)

No Sense
10.30 pm

Autobodiography part II - Body, Dance and Digital Art

Interactive Dance Performance by Ivaylo Dimitrov, Babsi Foeldesi, Savina Noctumaska, Plamena Pencheva in the visual environment by Petko Tanchev on bodies and their inherent biography coherent with digital ambiance.

The Space Plovdiv
8.30 pm


Shortly after the introduction of their new single in Sofia, one of the brightest rock ‘n’ roll bands Jeremy? will be visiting Rock Bar Download for the first time.

Rock Bar Download
Doors: 8 pm
Start: 10 pm
Entry: 10 lv.

Christmas in Kapana 2017

This is the first conceptual event for the city of Plovdiv, which aims to transform the Kapana district into a one of a kind Christmas town in Bulgaria. The event will present over 100 Bulgarian artists and their beautiful handmade products. In addition to the authentic Christmas bazaar, the rich Christmas decoration, which includes over 2.5 km of light garlands, 5 km of green garlands, thousands of Christmas ornaments, lighted figures and, of course, a huge 7-meter-long Christmas tree which you can decorate with your own ornament.

22-26 December

23rd December

Eddy´s Christmas Weekends

In the cozy setting of Eddy’s, you can enjoy white and red wine on the Christmas decorated terrace, with the musical accompaniment of violin and guitar.

Eddy’s Cafè and Food
6 pm

Sweet Christmas Wishes / No Sense / Feel

This Saturday night Feel will take care of the music in No Sense.

No Sense
10 pm
Free entry

Christmas Coffee-Cocoa-Tea Matinee

The creator and ideologue of Casa Kakao - Ivan Ilchev will visit CRAFT. In addition to the wonderful craft chocolate, you can also try hot cocoa and cocoa tea. All products are free of lecithin, gluten and palm oil and are 100% vegan. Plovdiv's world-famous photographer Miroslav Chobanov will shoot you with the white-bearded old man.

2 pm
Free entry

Encaustic Workshop with Dima Ivanova

The Encaustic Exposition, which will last throughout December at Groove Music & Art Cafe Gallery, has already caused great public interest. That is why all visitors and guests will have the opportunity to get acquainted with this unique technique in a workshop presented exclusively by the author Dima Ivanova  (Encaustic by Dima). She will show her art to the audience by painting live at the gallery on Saturday 23.12. from 11:00 am Art lovers will be able to enjoy the Christmas card exposition. Each of the cards is absolutely unique and cannot be repeated, making it an outstanding gift for the upcoming holidays.

Groove Music&Art
11 am
Free entry

Stereofox presents: Jukefox Xmas Party - ailyak in Plovdiv

Two days after the Christmas JukeFox event in Sofia it’s time for the home base of Stereofox - Plovdiv!

Expect a lot of chillhop, funk, r & b, soul, hip hop, future beats, and other nice sounds selected by the Stereofox team. Positive mood and a lot of ailyak - life is too short for bad music.

The event is charitable. The profit from the sale of the merchandise and donations at club Fargo will be donated to the ALA Association.

Club Fargo
9 pm