Welcome to the Website of Plovdiv 2019
After four years of preparation, Plovdiv 2019’s lineup includes more than 320 projects and nearly 600 events covering not just Plovdiv but also the entire South Central Region as well as the cities finalists from the second round of the competition – Varna, Sofia and Veliko Tarnovo.
All the projects of 2019 are shown in the – Book of events – one year, one motto #together and more than 320 projects selected through open-calls according to the bid-book of Plovdiv and ordered chronologically and gathered thematically in the four platforms – FUSE, TRANSFORM, REVIVE, AND RELAX
Here you can check our programme highlights. They are chosen according to their potential to gather the most numerous and colourful audiences highlight the high amplitudes in the calendar. Here are the printed editions for public events in February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September (check our special selection of events for children in September), October, November, December.
The edition dedicated to the work of our volunteers you can find here.
The purpose of the European Capital of Culture programme is precisely to challenge preconceived notions towards the purpose and character of art, where it appears and the people who create it. The initiative aims to maximize the authenticity of cultural events within the city, to find actively engage the audience and, above all, to achieve the state which can be gathered simply and clearly in the motto ‘Together’.
Plovdiv 2019 in facts and figures: