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FESTIVALS

The JAZZ FESTIVAL

The 22nd International Jazz Festival Bansko will take place from 6th to 10th of August, 2019

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BANSKO JAZZ FEST

Old Town

New vision for the Park in Bansko

From next year Bansko will enjoy the new vision of the park and the lake. This will happen thanks to the decision taken today by the ministerial council, which was aimed at nearly 940,000 leva for the purpose.

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FESTIVALS

Bansko ski fest 2019

Bansko Winter Skifest (19 JAN - 3 FEB), the hottest global winter festival of Turkey, celebrates its 6th year! Hosted in Bansko (Bulgaria) - Europe's premier winter sports center; with its long and well-kept ski tracks for all levels, its vibrant nightlife, its colorful casinos, bars and restaurants and comfortable hotels.

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banskoskifest.com

SKI TOWN

Bulgarian Cabinet scraps Bansko second ski lift mandate

The mayor of Bansko (Bulgaria’s Best Winter Resort 2013-2018) Georgi Ikonomov said he was disappointed by the Supreme Administrative Court’s (SAC) decision to reject changes to the Pirin National Park management plan that would have opened the door to building a second ski lift in the resort and warned that the court’s ruling will have far-reaching negative consequences for Bulgaria’s future as a winter sports destination.

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EUROPE

Is Bulgaria Europe’s undiscovered foodie capital?

Green cheese, craft beer and creative fine dining: discover the cutting-edge food trends putting Bulgaria on the culinary world map.

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SKI Town

2019 Audi FIS Ski World Cup

Bansko is excited to be hosting the FIS Ski World Cup at Banderishka Polyana on 22-24 Feb. The slope "Mark Girardelli" will host the speed disciplines Super G and Giant Slalom. The slalom for the Alpine Combination will be at the "Alberto Tomba" slope.

BANSKO 2019 AUDI FIS SKI WORLD CUP 
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SKI TOWN

26 JAN 2019 - The gondola is closed

Due to the complicated meteorological situation, on SATURDAY 26.01.2019 all of the lifts & ski slopes will remain closed (for the day).

SKI SLOPES & LIFTS STATUS
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SKI TOWN

25 JAN 2019 - Significant avalanche danger in the Pirin mountain

Cross-country skiing is not recommended and is at your own risk!

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BULGARIAN MOUNTAIN RESCUE SERVICE

BANSKO EVENT

New Year's Eve Concert in Bansko

The town of Bansko invites you to a NYE midnight celebration at the Old Town Square. The free concert will feature performances by Dafinka Dimitrova and the members of "Nicola Vaptsarov" community centre.

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Ski Town

Bansko Winter Season 2018-2019 kick off

The official opening ceremony of the 2018-2019 winter season with many skiing stars, including the legendary Patrick Ortlieb was on December 15.
We had fun with lots of music, entertaining games, and ski races!

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