Plovdiv hosts a number of events and festivals all year round. So, you are sure to experience at least one of them if you plan your trip right.
The most important event in the city is the International Fair Plovdiv, which is said to be the largest and oldest industrial and agricultural fair in Bulgaria. Hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of visitors take part in various events and activities to do in the fair.
- June: A spectacular theatre event known as Verdi Festival is held every June at the ancient Roman theatre. The festival involves some great Opera performances.
- August: International Folklore festival is celebrated for five days in August every year. The celebrations involve a number of cultural and folk performances, dances, activities and other things to do.
- October: Plovdiv Jazz Nights is held for five nights, bringing together the Jazz enthusiasts from around the continent.