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Events in and around Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena and Bansko

With its well-preserved traditions and authentic atmosphere, Bansko is a famous cultural center. The town is the preferred venue for numerous artistic events and festivals.

Bansko Opera Fest

27/08/2015 – 29/08/2015

Bansko Opera Fest 2015

For а sixth consecutive year, the open-air Bansko Opera Fest, jointly organized by Monte Music, Municipality of Bansko and Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko, will entice you with famous titles and selected classic works.

Bansko Opera Fest will start on 27 August with the famous ballet "Don Quixote" to the music of Ludwig Minkus and presented by the State Opera of Rousse.

On the next day of the festival the State Opera of Varna will present George Bizet's popular opera "Carmen". Svetoslav Borisov is the director of the play, which features the soloists Ilina Mihaylova, Deyan Vachkov and Daniela Dyakova.

In the third day, the State Opera of Rousse will present the opera “The Csárdás Princess” written by the Hungarian composer Emmerich Kálmán. Director of the play is Maestro Nayden Todorov and the soloists are Mario Nikolov, Maria Tsvetkova, Daniela Karaivanova, Stoyan Stoyandzhov and Iliya Devedzhiev.

The sixth edition of the Opera Festival will once again take place at Nikola Vaptsarov Central Square in Bansko. Entrance will be free of charge and open to everyone who wishes to enjoy the magical art of opera and ballet.

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