EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 16 JULY 2018 – 22 JULY 2018

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

16 July 2018 – 22 July 2018

Do you wonder what should you do this evening? Well… wonder no more because Ciccione Panini Bar have figure out the perfect recipe for making your night exciting!

What:
APEROL PARTY

When:
ALL WEEK

Location: 
Ciccione Panini Bar

Entrance:
Free


Photo: Facebook

Loving Pablo chronicles the rise and fall of the world’s most feared drug lord Pablo Escobar (Javier Bardem) and his volatile love affair with Colombia’s most famous journalist Virginia Vallejo (Pen?lope Cruz) throughout a reign of terror that tore a country apart.

What:
Loving Pablo

When:
16.07 / 19.07

Location:
Dom na kinoto / ul. Ekzarh Yossif 37, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria

Entry:
You can buy tickets online here


Photo: Club Yalta Facebook

The Summer is here to stay, so if you are in Sofia during the weekends, feel free to join them in the Garden. Every Friday & Saturday 9:00 pm to 2:00 am.

What:
Summer in the City – YALTA CLUB Garden

When:
20.07 and 21.07 / 21:00 – 02:00

Location: 
Yalta Club

Entrance:
Free


Photo: Facebook

IRFAN is an Ethereal World Music band formed in Sofia, Bulgaria in 2001. IRFAN’s kaleidoscopic sound reveals an original electro-acoustic World Fusion influenced by the sacred and folk music traditions of the Balkans, Anatolia, Persia, the Middle East, North Africa and India, as well as by the musical and spiritual heritage of Byzantium, Medieval Europe and the Ancient Mediterranean.

What:
IRFAN – club *mixtape 5*

When:
19.07 / 20:00

Location: 
Club Mixtape

Entrance:
10/12 lv or you can buy online here


Photo: Jeremy? Facebook

“We are a Rock N Rollin’ band…we measure time in packs of cigarettes, money in double whiskey shots, distance in sound volume, speed in beats, space in the number of fans that can fill it, weight in liters, height in talent, appreciation in applause, love in leave-behinds, true fans in sharing and support of independent music.”  – JEREMY?

This is one of the best modern Bulgarian Rock groups and if you are a rock ‘n roll fan you should definitely check them out!

The event is supported by Jameson Irish Whiskey and will feature a ton of great Bulgarian artist. One you should not miss!

What:
JEREMY? – Live at Maimunarnika

When:
19 July 2018 / 20:00

Location: 
Maimunarnika

Entrance:
12 lv or you can get your ticket online here

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 19 JUNE 2017 – 25 JUNE 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

19 June 2017 – 25 June 2017

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Photo: Zionlionz Soundsystem?

If you imagine the perfect summer night as party under the clear night sky, full of stars, soulful reggae, good company and drinks, then this is the perfect event for you. This party will be the warm-up for the BIG BIG SUMMER REGGAE festival in July.

What:
BIG BIG Summer PREparty

When:
21 June / 7 pm

Location:
Maimunarnika – Borisova garden

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: HippieLandia Festival?

It’s time for the second edition of the HippieLandia Festival. After the success last year the festival is on again and has the right formula for unforgettable night – 3 stages and amazing artists. See the full release and program here.

What:
HippieLandia Festival 2017

When:
23 June / 9 pm

Location:
Sofia Airport Park

Entrance:
37 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Sofia Breathes?

The most famous urban festival in Sofia will take place this weekend in the perfect heart of the capital. It has unique concept which offers to its visitors an unusual and intriguing way to get to know the richness of the Bulgarian capital’s cultural life, and to its participants – an opportunity for expression.

What:
Sofia Breathes Festival

When:
24-25 June / 4 pm

Location:
Square St. Aleksandar Nevski

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Aleksandar Boyadzhiev?

Agnostic Front is described as one of the meanest-sounding bands in the emerging punk genre and also the ones that lay the foundations of the term “hardcore”.  Their uncontrollable drumming and fuming guitars fill every minute like an onrushing storm of flailing limbs and incinerating transistor

What:
Agnostic Front in Sofia + Last Hope / Kin Corruption /

When:
25 June / 7 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE 5*

Entrance:
30 BGN – buy online here or pay 35 BGN on spot

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 12 JUNE 2017 – 18 JUNE 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

12 June 2017 – 18 June 2017

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Photo: Bar Friday

Since it’s already summer, party in the middle of the week is more than acceptable, almost mandatory. This Wednesday bar Friday is promising colourful music and lots of fun. You will just have to bring your summer moves, sunny mood and… shorts.

What:
M&M? Night

When:
14 June / 9 pm

Location:
Bar Friday

Entrance:
Free


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One of the most emblematic names of the krautrock– DAMO Suzuki is here to share a little bit of his amazing energy. He is not just an artist but an inspiration – listen to The Fall – I Am Damo Suzuki

What:
Damo Suzuki’s Network (ex-CAN)

When:
15 June / 9:30 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE 5*

Entrance:
17 BGN – buy online here or pay 20 BGN on spot


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Photo: Juventud Tango Studio?

Have you ever wanted to learn Tango? Or do you just enjoy watching it? If you have answered to any of those questions with “yes”, then you MUST go to this event. And just remember, all the pros at some point were confused amateurs  but with a lot of work and passion everyone can get to the top.

What:
Tango for Dummies

When:
16 June / 7:30 pm

Location:
The park in front of the National Theatre

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Shame Party?

Another party is coming, which aims to leave you with unforgettable shameful memories. For maximum fun and emotions this time the event will be highlighted by neon lights and paint.

What:
NEON SHAME PARTY

When:
16 June / 10 pm

Location:
Club Culture Beat

Entrance:
10 BGN


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Photo: COMIX BOX. reality game show for comic artists?

Drink & Draw is our motto this Sunday, but this is just one of the reason to join this event. It is strongly recommended to anyone interested in commix, art, graffiti, cosplay and anything creative.

What:
COMIX BOX ART FEST

When:
18 June / 11 am

Location:
Maimunarnika – Borisova garden

Entrance:
Free

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 22 MAY 2017 – 28 MAY 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

22 May 2017 – 28 May 2017

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Photo: Trotoara

One-day festival that aims to inspire you or just to have some fun on the countless workshops and mini-events. Don’t worry, there will be plenty of music too and if you want to party and enjoy the nice weather at the same time, keep in mind at 6 pm is starting the live concert.

What:
TRAP fest Open Air

When:
24 May / 11 am

Location:
Maimunarnika – Borisova garden

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Keen Acts?

.One of the most distinctive and sensual voices in the contemporary soul music – Mario Biondi, will perform his emblematic songs and teasers of the new album “Best of Soul”. Listen to Mario Biondi – This Is What You Are

What:
Mario Biondi

When:
25 May / 9 pm

Location:
SOFIA LIVE CLUB

Entrance:
70 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Future Sounds of Sofia

One thing is for sure, Changing Faces is definitely the best-performing drum-and-bass producer all over Europe. Memorable melodies, elegant drums and warm bass are just some of the details that quickly attract your attention to her music and keep it for long long time.

What:
FSS pres. Changing Faces (RAM)

When:
26 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE  5*

Entrance:
10 BGN


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Photo: Soul Fiction?

.On the International Day of Africa people from across the globe get together to freely express their vision of Africa and its influence on their way of life.  Let’s celebrate the rich legacy of the African continent from music and history, to clothing, food, dance, sport, etc. The New York based DJ, producer, poet, and creative guru – Ian Friday, will make sure you will fully enjoy the night.

What:
Ian Friday (NYC) – Africa Day Celebration

When:
27 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club Culture Beat

Entrance:
10 BGN before midnight and 15 BGN after


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Photo: The Smugglers Collective?

.If you are looking for an outdoor event with a lot of music, cold drinks and dancing, this is the right choice for you. But that’s not all, you will also get to enjoy a unique vintage bazaar and good summer vibes.

What:
Vintage Garden Party & Bazaar

When:
28 May / 3 pm

Location:
The Garden of “Once Upon a Time Biblioteka”

Entrance:
Free

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 15 MAY 2017 – 21 MAY 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

15 May 2017 – 21 May 2017

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Photo: Stroeja?

Desert Mountain Tribe is a Rock’n’Roll band from the UK that will surely leave a smile on your face. The band released their debut album “Either That Or The Moon” in the spring of 2016 and ever since they have been winning people’s hearts all around the globe.

Listen to Desert Mountain Tribe – Take A Ride

What:
Desert Mountain Tribe (UK) & Comasummer

When:
17 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club Stroeja – Lege 10 str.

Entrance:
15 BGN


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Photo: Thirteen Gigs & Events?

The legendary band Skafunderz is going to bring an explosive combination of ska, reggae and punk. If you like to dance and you are not afraid to get out of control, then you should definitely join this party.

What:
Skafunderz/HU/ & Toy Letters

When:
18 May / 8 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE 5*

Entrance:
10 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Club Studio 5

If you know what Hot club de France is, then this event is for you! This Friday viola, guitar, accordion and double bass will recreate the musical atmosphere of Paris from the middle of the 20th century. The concert is dedicated to the fathers of Gypsy jazz – Jango Reinhard and Stefan Grapeli.

What:
French gipsy swing with Para Hot Jazz

When:
19 May / 7 pm

Location:
Club Studio 5

Entrance:
10 BGN


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Photo: Club Terminal 1?

Panican Whyasker is a Bulgarian four-piece rock’n’roll band.  Its early years Panican spent experimenting with a large range of genres from instrumental drum’n’bass to crossover but their last album is a total comeback to their rock’n’roll roots.

What:
Panican Whyasker

When:
20 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club Terminal 1 – Angel Kanchev 1 str.

Entrance:
10 BGN – buy online here or pay 15 BGN on spot

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 8 MAY 2017 – 14 MAY 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

8 May 2017 – 14 May 2017

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If you know what the Shame party is about then you will be happy to know that this event is going to be 3 times more SHAMELESS. And if you don’t know… then better go and check it out, it will be  the hottest spot this Thursday.

What:
Shame B-day Party: 3 years of Shame

When:
11 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club Carrusel

Entrance:
10 BGN / better make a reservation in advance/


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Go Balkan! Go crazy on the first and only 10 hours Balkan Festival. You can expect our traditional rhythms mixed with electronic beats and new sound, 3D Mapping, Art Installations… and frankly… a wild night, just the way we do it.

What:
Balkan BEATS FEST 2017

When:
12 May / 7 pm

Location:
Underpool Arena – Koloman str.

Entrance:
20 BGN – buy online here


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Are you ready for the summer? Well, we are. This is the official season opening, from now on the nights are going to be longer, warmer and full of music and dancing.

What:
Garden Opening PARTY

When:
13 May / 10 pm

Location:
Club Planet

Entrance:
To be announced


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Gonjasufi is perhaps the most popular representative of the dirty hip-hop sound of San Diego. He has one of the most creative visions in today’s alternative music, go and check by yourself why that is.

What:
Gonjasufi w/Skrapez: Strugare: D.WattsRiot

When:
14 May / 9 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE 5*

Entrance:
20 BGN – buy online here or pay 25 BGN on spot


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One of the greatest rock bands DEEP PURPLE will rock Sofia as part of the world-famous farewell tour of those legendary musicians “The Long Goodbye”. During the show, the audience will also hear songs from the new album ”inFinite” and the first single of the long-awaited project, “Time For Bedlam” that  was released just a few days ago.

What:
Deep Purple -The Long Goodbye

When:
14 May / 8 pm

Location:
Arena Armeec

Entrance:
Starting from 50 BGN – ask for more information here

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 1 MAY 2017 – 7 MAY 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

1 May 2017 – 7 May 2017

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Photo: Sputnik

Groovy, Bossa nova, Swing, Flamenco, Tango, Samba, Funky, Jazzy – Acoustic soul can play everything you like.  You can expect everything from “If I don’t mean a thing”, „Caontaloupe island”, „Take 5”, and „Caravan” to „Summertime”, but also their own composition.

What:
Acoustic Soul

When:
3 May / 8:30 pm

Location:
Bar Sputnik – Yanko Sakazov blvd. 17

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Bar Friday

Ball Till You Fall is the motto of this event. By the end of the night you will feel ready to conquer every mountain that gets on your way and make your way to the top, thanks to the most motivational songs and videos that exist.

Keep in mind you should follow the dresscode – Basketball shorts + Jordans 😉

What:
Bad & Boujee vol.3

When:
4 May / 11 pm

Location:
Bar Friday

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: EventEase?

Get ready for a crazy Ska-Punk night with many dances, good mood and an unforgettable party. Che Sudaka’s unique style is influenced by the music of Manu Chao, Mano Negra, The Clash, Los Fabulosos Cadillac and combines traditional South American and Spanish rhythms with expressive punk and ska sound.

What:
Che Sudaka

When:
4 May / 9 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE* 5

Entrance:
15 BGN – buy online here or pay 25 BGN on spot


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Photo: YALTA CLUB?

If you know Dubfire, Joseph Capriati, Luciano, Pan-Pot and Solomun then there is not much left to say. You are aware this event will be explosive and you don’t want to miss it.

What:
SOLAR Easter Trinity 2017

When:
5 May / 10 pm

Location:
Inter Expo Center – Tsarigradsko shoes blvd. 147

Entrance:
60 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: ARTarea?

Wanna go crazy on Sunday night? This is your place. If you are into Gangsta Rap and Hip-Hop, then surely you will have a lot of fun, because DJ King and DJ Kong know what they are doing.

What:
Gangsta Zoo Hip-Hop Party

When:
7 May / 9 pm

Location:
ARTarea – Georgi Rakovski str.112

Entrance:
Free

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 24 APR. 2017 – 30 APR. 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

24 Apr. 2017 – 30 Apr. 2017

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Photo: Starobrno Bulgaria?

Are you looking for the most buzzing place this Wednesday? Then you are more than welcome to join the opening of the newest bar in Sofia. We promise, it will be different, fun, alternative, and full of surprises.

What:
Starobrno /Bar Opening/

When:
26 Apr. / 7 pm

Location:
National Academy of Arts – Shipka 1 str.

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Blood Becomes Water?

Are you curious to find out more about the rock band, described as “the meanest and most uncontrollable force in high energy R&R “ from South America? The Black Needles started as budget rock/garage punk band in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but now they have fans all over the world.

What:
The Black Needles

When:
28 Apr. / 10 pm

Location:
ARTarea –  Georgi A. Rakovski 112 str

Entrance:
10 BGN


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Photo: Rachman Blake

Story Party is an award winning “Tinder Alternative” San Francisco production with drinks, people to meet, and true dating stories told to a beat.  You can expect to hear courageous storytellers talk about a time they got played, made, or just tangled up in that love stuff.

Whan:
Story Party

When:
29 Apr. / 9 pm

Location:
Comedy Club – Lege 8 str.

Entrance:
15 BGN


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Photo: Sofia Live Concerts

Three of the most emblematic Eurodisco divas will bring you back to the 80s and 90s with a crazy show. It will surely be a night full of dancing, lights, effects, colours and starshine.

What:
C.C. Catch, Sandra, Samantha Fox

When:
29 Apr. / 8 pm

Location:
Arena Armeec

Entrance:
Tickets starting from 30 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Chromatic Point?

This rock band is drawing inspiration from the abundant Macedonian folklore. It is incorporating undividable beats as a rhythmic base, which is specific to the Macedonian region, to make a homogenized fusion of many kinds of music, such as: blues, jazz, metal, folk, etc.

What:
Chromatic Point

When:
30 Apr. / 9 pm

Location:
Club *MIXTAPE*5

Entrance:
6 BGN

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 17 APR. 2017 – 23 APR. 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

17 Apr. 2017 – 23 Apr. 2017

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Photo: Vulsima?

This Wednesday the best-selling string quartet of all times is bringing the beauty of classical crossover and synthpop music to Sofia. They made the modern world fall back in love with the classical sound in a  way that no one can copy.

What:
BOND (Musical Quartet)

When:
19 Apr. / 8 pm

Location:
National Palace of Culture

Entrance:
Tickets starting from 40 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Bar Friday

Get crazy, get Funk with Marten & RawLand. If you enjoy  parting outside the box, then you will really love this place and this event.

What:
Funk Da System ft Marten & RawLand

When:
20 Apr. / 10 pm

Location:
Bar Friday

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Club Terminal 1?

Do you like movies? What about to dress up in crazy outfits? Well, if so, then this is the perfect place for you. Nothing will be too weird, as long as it’s from a film. Be Legendary this Friday!

What:
MOVIE MUSIC NIGHT

When:
21 Apr./ 10 pm

Location:
Club Terminal 1

Entrance:
5 BGN / dressed up – get in for free


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Photo: YALTA CLUB?

Get ready for Techno night! Since 2006 she has her weekly radio show at the infamous and most popular radio stations of Europe – KISS FM Ukraine.

To warm up for the party listen to Nastia | Mioritmic Festival DJ Set | DanceTrippin

What:
Ballantine’s True Music with Nastia

When:
22 Apr./ 11 pm

Location:
YALTA Club

Entrance:
To be revealed

EVENTS IN SOFIA WEEK 3 APR. 2017 – 9 APR. 2017

Our proposal for events in Sofia for the week

3 Apr. 2017 – 9 Apr. 2017

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Photo: “Mixtape 5”?

Without any doubt DUBFILES are the biggest phenomena in the world reggae music for the past few years. But that’s not all, Mellow Mood and FORELOCK will also be part of this amazing reggae night with the best of the Italian sound.

What:
DubFiles /Mellow Mood & Forelock/

When:
6 Apr. / 10 pm

Location:
*MIXTAPE*5

Entrance:
15 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: KUPIBILET

Bijelo Dugme also known as “Rolling Stones of the Balkans” was perhaps the most popular band in the former Yugoslavia and yet they haven’t lost their fame. Goran Bregovic is thefounder and main engine of the group. Come and enjoy the real legends of the Balkan rock.

What:
Goran Bregovic & Bijelo Dugme Live

When:
7 Apr. / 8 pm

Location:
Arena Armeec

Entrance:
Tickets starting from 40 BGN – buy online here


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Photo: Ъндърграунд

As a product of both Rome and Naples, Carola Pisaturo inherited the incredible liveliness that the two of these amazing cities are known for. What you can expect in Carola’s sets is a fluid mix of house, funk and techno with a genuinely Mediterranean vibe and attitude.

What:
Carola Pisaturo [claque | cocoon]

When:
7 Apr. / 11 pm

Location:
FABRICA 126 – Maria Louiza 126 blvd.

Entrance:
8 Euros – buy online here or pay 20 BGN on spot


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Photo: Slavi Toskov?

Boca 45 mottos is “Dig, eat, beats, repeat” says everything about him. His secret weapon is the priceless collection of 7 inch tablets that covers different genres – from funk, breaks, hip-hop to disco, Afro jazz and DJ sets. Apart from the combination of those styles his sets are marked with an exclusive dynamics and energy.

What:
Switch 2 Radio Nula / Episode 3 w/ Boca 45 (UK)

When:
8 Apr. / 10 pm

Location:
Switch – Bulgaria 2 blvd.

Entrance:
Free


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Photo: Double D

Behind the mysterious yellow masks you can find two musicians which strong passion for music bring together. They are mainly focusing on the techno music but love to experiment with all kinds of electronic sounds.

What:
The YellowHeads

When:
8 Apr. / 10 pm

Location:
*MIXTAPE* 5

Entrance:
20 BGN – buy online here