Concerts in Bulgaria

Planning a stay for particular concerts in Bulgaria or visiting music events impromptu during your time spent in the country undoubtedly rocks or jazzes, or … whatever style you choose!

Еvery year the number and variety of concerts of world famous stars grows, and so do the opportunities to combine a holiday in Bulgaria with some exciting music treat.

Some of the Upcoming concerts in Bulgaria (by month)

For more  concerts and festivals, please browse the events in our Event Finder.

Concerts that already took place in 2013:

Many stars like the Bulgarian audience and return to the country with pleasure. The excitement of he fans and the eagernessof the performars to give their best, makes for an unforgettable atmosphere. Some hilarious venues like Vassil Levksky Stadium, The Ancient Theatre in Plovdiv, the Summer Theatre in Varna, attract visitors and performers from all around the world.

Some of the biggest concert destinations are the cities, such as Sofia, Plovidv, Varna, Bourgas, however many smaller destinations also turn into international stages for magnificent open air performances indoor concerts.

A dozen of music events are a very attractive platform for Bulgarian and foreign musicians. Annually, Kavarna Rock Fest, Appolonia Festival of Arts, Spirit of Bourgas, Sofia Music Weeks, Plovdiv Jazz evenings and many other, add exhilarating vibes to the atmosphere across the country.

Classic Vibes

Many Bulgarian stages host classical music concerts, usually within events that include series of performances devoted to a particular topic. Internationally renowned names from the country and other parts of the world perform with famous Bulgarian orchestras .

Rock adventures & Pop stars
Legendary bands like Deep Purple, Metallica, Slayer, AC/DC – actually the list is very big, have been part of the Bulgarian concerts life throughout the past 20 years. Iconic pop stars have also visited the country, to name just a few, these are Sting, Sade, George Michael, Madonna, Lady Gaga and many more.

Jazz thrills
Being the most free style, jazz find its venues not only on major stages, but also in all conceivable corners in Bulgaria, where this kind music meets its genuine friends. A great number of jazz concerts are under the umbrella of the festivals like – Bansko Jazz Festival, Varna Jazz Festival, Plovdiv Jazz nights, A to Jazz festival. Among the legendary jazz artists that have performed in Bulgaria are George Benson, Al Jarreau, Marcus Miller, Eliane Elias, Bobby McFerrin etc.

Find detailed information about this type of events, grouped in different genres – Classical  Pop/Rock  Hard Rock  Jazz and Other, or browse our calendar for just quick reference about the concerts dates, events, venues.