The International Folklore Festival is organized by the Municipality of Burgas under the title:
"To preserve the legacy of our ancestors and pass it to your children!"
Having started as Balkan feast for national songs and dances in 1965 for a short time, the festival becomes a significant international event for the admirers of folk art.
The festival includes concerts on the stage of the Summer Theatre Burgas, outdoor concert stage (stages) in the city, festive shows, exhibition of traditional souvenirs.
The forty-fifth edition of the the International Folklore Festival will be held from 21 to 25 August 2017.