----- Rose Festival Programme 2014, Kazanlak Bulgaria ------

09.05.2014 (Friday)

 

19:00 h                                                                        Contest-spectacle

House of Culture ‘Arsenal’                                            Coronation of the Rose Queen

 

24.05.2014 (Saturday)

9:00 h                                                                         

Village of Kanchevo                                                    Rose-picking ritual

 

25.05.2014 (Sunday)

9:00 h

Village of Gorno Izvorovo                                           Rose-picking ritual

 

31.05.2014 (Saturday)

9:00 h

Village of Rozovo                                                        Rose-picking ritual

 

01.06.2014 (Sunday)

9:00 h

Village of Gorno Cherkovishte                                    Rose-picking ritual

 

10:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        Children’s day – show

 

18:00 h                                                                        Beauty and talent contest

Sevtopolis square                                                        ‘Mini Rose Queen’

 

21:00 h                                                                        The Day of Botev and all the other

Sevtopolis square                                                           people who died for Bulgaria’s

                                                                                           independence-Solemn fireworks

 

06.06.2014 (Friday)

 

10:00 h                                                                        Festival of the town of Kazanlak

Sevtopolis square                                                        Flag-raising ceremony

 

16:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        International folklore festival, opening

 

21:00 h                                                                        Official opening of the 111th Rose Festival

Sevtopolis square                                                        Fireworks show

 

07.06.2014 (Saturday)

9:00 h

Village of Razhena                                                      Rose-picking ritual

 

10:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        Cheerleaders’ festival

 

 

14:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        International folklore festival

 

17:00 h

Park Rosarium                                                                ‘The bread of Bulgarians – ritual, lifestyle

                                                                                    and faith’, exhibition and degustation of

                                                                                    traditional bread products

 

19:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        Festive folklore concert

 

08.06.2014 (Sunday)

 

09:00 h

Rose gardens                                                              Rose-picking spectacle

 

12:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        Carnival parade

 

14.30 h                                                                             International folklore festival       

Sevtopolis square                                                        Closing

 

19:00 h

Sevtopolis square                                                        Closing of the 2014 Rose Festival

Festive concert

Natural products and cosmetics with Bulgarian rose and herbs