THE FESTIVAL

The 9th edition of the 6Fest Street Arts Festival will take place in Plovdiv from April 28th to May 2nd 2022.

The upcoming edition is especially dedicated to street fire shows. It was originally planned for October 2021, but the complicated pandemic situation postponed it.

FREE ENTRANCE!

This project is realized with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture. Partner of the festival is the Municipality of Plovdiv.

The first edition of 6Fest dedicated especially to fire shows was in October 2020. Watch the festival clip here:

PARTICIPANTS

Daniana Koeva, "Skrin" theatre

Igrachka-Plachko circus

Theatre of fire and shadows Fireter

Bloco Brincadeira

Fire Group "Phoenix"

“Agni Satya”

PROGRAM

28 April 2022
21:00 - 21:20

Daniana Koeva, "Skrin" theatre
“The Other Face” - Fire monospectacle

Hisar Kapia, Old Plovdiv

29 April 2022
21:00 - 21:20

Igrachka-Plachko circus
Fire circus performance with dervish dance

Dzhumaya (Roman Stadium) Square

30 April 2022
21:00 - 22:00

Theatre of fire and shadows Fireter
Bloco Brincadeira
Fire and Dance Parade

Knyaz Alexander I Str. - starting point Central Square, direction towards Dzhumaya (Roman Stadium) Square

1 May 2022
21:00 - 21:15

Fire Group "Phoenix"
Fire Show “Roots”

Bunardjika Aqueduct

2 May 2022
21:00 - 21:25

Fire and Music Show “Ritual”
“Agni Satya”

Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden

 

Changes in the festival program can happen if there are unforeseen circumstances.

ABOUT US

The 6Fest street art festival has 8 editions so far. It was created in 2017 by art manager, writer and journalist Momchil Tsonev. In its various editions 6Fest has presented contemporary circus, puppet theater, fire arts, living statues, stilts, street dancers and musicians, carnival, dance and music parades 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. The seventh edition was held in May 2021 as part of the Cultural Calendar of the Municipality of Plovdiv and presented a 3-day multi-genre street festival. The eighth edition took place in September 2021 and was the first visit of 6Fest in Troyan with the support of the Municipality of Troyan.

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.