Wine, Celebrities, and Unforgettable Moments: Join the Glittering Balkan Wine Festival in Sofia, 15-17 June
Sofia, Bulgaria, May 22, 2023 – Get ready to immerse yourself in a celebration of exceptional wines, captivating entertainment, and the presence of famous Bulgarian actors at the highly anticipated Balkans International Wine Festival, taking place from June 22nd to 24th in front of the magnificent National Palace of Culture (NDK) in Sofia.
The Balkans International Wine Festival is renowned for its exceptional wines and captivating atmosphere, bringing together wine enthusiasts, industry professionals, and esteemed winemakers from across the region. This year’s festival promises to be even more enchanting with the special participation of famous Bulgarian actors Mihail Bilalov, Gerasim Georgiev – Gero, and Elena Telbis from “The Grapes of Guilt” series.
From June 22nd to 24th, the festival will transform Sofia into a hub of wine culture and culinary delights, showcasing the finest wines from Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Turkey, Serbia, North Macedonia, Croatia, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Moldova, and Armenia. This exceptional gathering provides a unique opportunity to explore the diverse flavors and rich viticultural heritage of the Balkan region.
The festival will kick off on June 22nd, Thursday, with an exciting lineup of activities. From 17:00 to 22:30, attendees can indulge in a captivating exhibition and wine tasting, featuring renowned wineries. Guests will have the pleasure of experiencing a remarkable blend of jazz music by Mike Sax, captivating their senses from 19:00 to 22:00. Throughout the evening, a DJ will enchant the crowd with a fusion of jazz and Balkan ethnic music. Additionally, special food corners will be available, offering delightful culinary experiences.
One of the festival’s highlights will be the prestigious award ceremony, “Balkan Wine Oscars 2023,” taking place at 20:30 on June 22nd. This grand ceremony will announce the winners of the Trophies and Grand Trophy, with the distinguished presence of famous Bulgarian actors Mihail Bilalov, Gerasim Georgiev – Gero, and Elena Telbis from “The Grapes of Guilt” series. Leading the ceremony will be Kristina Veroslavova, an acclaimed actress from the same series.
Continuing the excitement on June 23th, Friday, attendees can explore the exhibition and wine tasting, immersing themselves in a rich selection of wines from the Balkan region. The evening will feature a special presentation by Antoaneta Genova, showcasing the new Wine Map in Bulgaria: West & Central Danube Plain, followed by an exciting Tombola. Guests can enjoy the vibrant ambiance created by a DJ spinning jazz and Balkan ethnic music throughout the evening.
The festival will conclude on June 24th, Saturday, with a full day of wine discovery and enjoyment. Visitors can continue to explore the exhibition and wine tasting, savoring the flavors from various wineries. At 18:00, wine enthusiasts will have the privilege of hearing from Kaloyan Gyupchanov, representing the esteemed Borovitza winery.
This three-day extravaganza promises an unforgettable experience, combining the allure of exceptional wines, captivating entertainment, and the presence of famous Bulgarian actors. Join The Balkans International Wine Festival in Sofia from June 22nd to 24th and discover the magic of Balkan wines, culinary delights, and cultural experiences.
For more information about The Balkans International Wine Festival and to secure your tickets, visit [https://balkanswine.eu](https://balkanswine.eu).