Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
Director: Kaloyan Nikolov
National Championship of Folklore Arts "Euro Folk 2010” is held within
the scope of Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2010” – The World is television.
Musical Fests are held in different European cities and countries
during the whole year 2010.
Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2010” comprise fifteen (15) musical festivals and are held under the aegis of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - ЕАFF.
Main event of Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2010” is No 1 Festival in Europe for the traditional folklore arts – Stara Planina Fest “Balkan Folk” in Bulgaria. Every year from 9 000 to 15 000 musicians, singers and dancers take part in it.
The participant in Stara Planina fest “Balkan Folk 2010” have the right to take part in the National Championship of Folklore Arts "Euro Folk 2010” after paying of 5 leva additional fee for a person.
Typical feature of Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2010” is that all of the performances are recorded with professional audio and television technics and the best of them are repeatedly broadcasted by more than 50 cable televisions in Bulgaria, by the satelite televisions "New Bulgarian Television", "TV Bulgaria" and “Heros TV”, as well as by the World Wide Internet televisions "Euro Folk" at www.eurofolk.com/tv and "Rodina TV" at www.tvrodina.com. All this activities realize the main purpose of Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2010” – The world is television - to popularize the traditional folk arts through the enormous possibilities of mass media.