Current news and events related to the initative European Capital of Culture
Become a part of the Plovdiv – European Capital of Culture 2019’s programme
If you want to be part of the Plovdiv – European Capital of Culture 2019’s programme and realize your ideas in the form of an event and a project, then this opportunity is the one of you. You can do this through “Small Projects: Events and Community Participation” – the open call is with minimal limitations and maximum simplified conditions.
А contest for German translation has started
The Municipal Foundation "Plovdiv 2019", "Ivan Vazov" National Library, Pisalka and Peno Association and Goethe-Institut Bulgaria organize a competition for the translation of German fiction in Bulgarian. It is aimed for young people from Plovdiv at the age range from 15 to 35 years.
Europe's end a.k.a the beginning of the meeting From Matera to Plovdiv
Come on 9th March at 18.00 at Otsreshta to meet Michele and Fabio Il pignone viaggiatore - Voyage au bout de l'Europe, who turned cycling into a research trip.
Open Call for Small Projects Part of Plovdiv – European Capital of Culture’s programme
Foundation “Plovdiv 2019” invites Bulgarian and foreign organizations to become a part of European Capital of Culture’s programme.
Two of our open calls have received their proposals
The end of January is also celebrated with the end of the application phase for two of our open calls – "Chitalishta – community participation and innovation" and "ADATA AiR". The numerous projects and events are about to take place during this and the next year. We want to thank everyone for the great interest and good attitude. At such times, the power of the European Capital of Culture is so clearly felt.
Students from the Netherlands worked on the volunteer program of "Plovdiv 2019"
The inclusion of volunteers from different age groups as a valuable resource for the European Capital of Culture was presented today by students from the University of Applied Sciences in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands.
A year before Plovdiv 2019 – "Financial Times" – Plovdiv is becoming more and more popular among foreign tourists
Financial Times has published a series of articles on political and economic themes about Bulgaria, in which Plovdiv is brought forward as a popular destination.
New visual identity of Plovdiv 2019
10-year anniversary of Bulgaria and Romania in the EU
Extensive anthology for the 10-year anniversary of Bulgaria and Romania in the EU,
presented by Plovdiv 2019 and Timisoara 2021 - Two European Capitals of Culture.
I Charleston Plovdiv PARTY and MOVIE
Premiere of the movie I Charlston Plovdiv part of the official programme of Plovdiv 2019
The team of Plovdiv 2019 explores the access to health and education in Stolipinovo
435 household surveys with nearly 2,000 respondents was summarized in a study on the educational and health access of Stolipinovo communities.
CNN video promotes Plovdiv – European Capital of Culture 2019
A CNN video shows Plovdiv and Bulgaria as the perfect choice for a tourist destination.