The Varna Summer International Music Festival is the oldest music festival in Bulgaria, launched in 1926, and one of the oldest in Europe. Throughout its long history, the festival gained respect on the national and international level while preserving the main criteria – to promote the best of Bulgarian music and introduce Bulgarian audiences to renowned musicians and performers from the international arena.
The festival team works hard on bringing prestigious names, as well as introducing and supporting new talents. Various music genres are presented during the festival, which consists of several parts (as per the official web page):
For the four month duration of the festival, audiences are welcomed to enjoy the rich multi-genre musical program of the Varna Summer International Music Festival.
If you need an extra excuse for staying in Varna to enjoy the music, don’t forget it’s a coastal city on the Black Sea, so you can plan summer vacation at the same time.