The Festival

The seventh edition of the 6Fest Street Art Festival will present a multi-genre three-day street festival in Plovdiv with circus, street musicians and dancers, fire shows, theater and more. The dates of the festival are May 14, 15 and 16, 2021. The entrance is free, but every visitor is obliged to follow the current antipandemic rules.

The festival is held with the support of the Municipality of Plovdiv as part of the cultural calendar of the city for 2021.

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PROGRAM

May 14, 2021 (Friday)

19:30 - 19:50
Central Square
"Unusual meetings" - theatrical pantomime
Nevena Dencheva and Stella Krasteva

20:40 - 20:50
Central Square
"Kanatitsa" - a fire show
Antonia Nikolova

21:00 - 22:00
Central Square
"Latino Night" - dance-guitar latino performance
Radoslav Talev and La Cubania Original

 

May 15, 2021 (Saturday)

18:00 - 18:45
Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden
"Circus surprise" - circus musical performance
Combino Project

19:00 - 19:30
On the route from the Dzhumaya Mosque on Knyaz Alexander I Street to the Viennese pavilion in Tsar Simeon's Garden
Brass band parade
Maritsa brass band

19:30 - 20:30
Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden
Dance and music performance
Maritsa brass band and Lindy Hop Plovdiv

20:30 - 22:30
Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden
Jazz and swing night - music DJ set
Falshimento

 

May 16, 2021 (Sunday)

19:30 - 20:00
Tsar Simeon's Garden
Stilt artists
Divinitas Fire Arts Club

21:00 - 21:20
Central Square, in front of the Military Club
Hyper Fire - fire show
Divinitas Fire Arts Club

ABOUT US

The 6Fest street art festival has six editions so far. It was created in 2017 by Momchil Tsonev. In its various editions 6Fest has presented a contemporary circus, puppet theater, fire arts, living statues, a parade of stilts, a dance procession, a dance performance, street musicians and for the first time at a festival in Bulgaria - a cascade from a flying balloons.

Its first two international editions were in the town of Gabrovo in 2017 and 2018 with the support of the Culture Program of the Municipality of Gabrovo and with the participation of street artists from Spain, Belgium, Venezuela, Hungary and Bulgaria. Its third edition in 2018 was realized with the support of the Youth Activities Program of the Municipality of Gabrovo and with the participation of local dance and youth groups. 6Fest is the only festival from Gabrovo that had an edition as part of the official program of Plovdiv 2019 - European Capital of Culture. The festival edition happened in September 2019 in the creative district of Kapana with the participation of Bulgarian circus and theater formations. The fifth edition of the festival with a dance procession with seven local dance groups on the main pedestrian street of Plovdiv, a parade of stilts and small concerts of street musicians in the Kapana district was part of the cultural calendar of Plovdiv Municipality in July 2020. At the end of October 2020 the sixth edition of the 6Fest festival was held. For the first time in Bulgaria 6Fest presented a special thematic festival only with fire theatre shows by Bulgarian theater and fire groups . The sixth edition took place with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture and the partnership of the Municipality of Plovdiv.

Creator of 6Fest is the art manager, writer and journalist Momchil Tsonev, declared to be one of the 10 most outstanding young persons of Bulgaria for 2019. Because of his cultural contribution to his hometown of Gabrovo, Momchil Tsonev has won a prize in the sixth edition of the Darik Radio project “40 to 40”. Among his national projects are the "Good Bulgarians" for the promotion of goodwill, historical and ethnographic website "Stornik", "Night of Stories" for telling personal, family and family stories, etc.

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CONTACTS

Contact 6Fest Street Art Festival at info@6fest.art or at our Facebook page 6Fest Street Art Festival. You are welcome to write to 6Fest for participation in the festival program, partnerships, pressinfo, media collaborations, etc.

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