Digital Catalogue of Festivals


National Music Festival FOLKLORE SUNRISE

Activity Active
Founded 2012
Location Varna
First edition in Varna 2012
Last edition in Varna 2020
Frequency of occurrence twice every year
Month April-November
Usual duration 1-4 days
Type musical
Regulations Competition
Audience for all
Content traditional
Range national
Organizer a trade partnership
Type of participants amateurs
Places in halls
Access free of charge

The organizer of the Festival is the Folklore Television “Sunrise Music” in the person of its owner Marin Marinov. The aim of the organizers is encouraging the amateur musical performing art.


The participants compete in six categories: vocal performers, instrumentalists, performers of stylized folklore, performers of city songs and folklore ensembles, divided into the age groups of 3 to 19. The competitors who have won the first, second and third places receive a plaque or a medal and a certificate. The winners are awarded a plaque and a certificate, as well as financial awards. The District of “Mladost” and the business partners of the Festival bestow special prizes. 


The concerts are in Grand Mall – Varna and other commercial centers.  

Editions in Varna 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020