Дружеството за фолклорно наследство на българското училище ”Св. Св. Кирил и Методий”
кани всички наши сънародници и приятели на България на фестивала “Discover Bulgaria” по случай Националния празник на България 3-ти март и Международния ден на жената, 8-ми март.
Фестивалът ще се проведе на 8-ми март в Сръбската църква “Св. Архангел Михаил” в Burnaby от 13:00ч.- 22:00ч.
The festival will take place on March 8, 2014 from 1:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the St. Archangel Michael’s Serbian Orthodox Church in Burnaby. It will feature day and evening events.
St. Archangel Michael’s – Serbian Orthodox Church
7837 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC V3N 3K8 (nearest crossroad 10th Ave)
The Spirit of the Festival
The Festival will be a family-friendly event with multiple workshops and activities during the day and a sit-down dinner party ($25) with dance music in the evening.
DISCOVER BULGARIA FESTIVAL – DAY PROGRAM
1:00 p.m. DOORS OPEN
Admission free, donations for the Bulgarian Heritage Language School and Folklore Society will be encouraged.
Traditional food and Arts & Crafts sales will be ongoing for the duration of the event. No ATM machine on the premises. Please bring cash.
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Bulgarian Traditional Costume in the Land of Totem Poles and Tattoos (stage)
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Make your own Mask for the Bulgarian Procession of the Kukeri –prepare for the arrival of Spring!
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Bulgarian 101 for beginning adults
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Multicultural Performances (with the participation of Children’s Folk Ensemble “Prolet”)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Create a Bulgarian Martenica – make a Healing and Good Luck-Charm for the Spring
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. Bulgarian 101 for beginning adults (repeat)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Bulgarian Traditional Costume in the Land of Totem Poles and Tattoos cont.
4:00 – 4:45 p.m. Bulgarian Traditional Ethnic Dance Workshop – The Magic of the Circle Dance
4:45 p.m. Wine Tasting – Experience the Taste of Old World Wines
4:45 p.m. Tourism in Bulgaria – Introducing the Land of Breathtaking Beauty
4:45 p.m. Circle Time – Inviting the Little Ones to come and listen to Bulgarian Traditional Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths and Spells
5:00 Movie about Bulgarian History – courtesy of the Bulgarian Agency for Bulgarians Abroad – title TBA
DISCOVER BULGARIA FESTIVAL – EVENING PROGRAM (7 p.m. – 10 p.m.)
6:30 p.m. DOORS OPEN
7:00 p.m. Folklore music and dance performances
7:00 p.m. Dinner served
$25 adults (dinner included)
$30 adults (dinner, cut flowers bouquet and greeting card celebrating International Woman’s Day included)
$12 children aged 6 to 12 (kids menu dinner included)
Children up to age 5 – free admission (no dinner included)
DINNER MENU (Mediterranean Platter)
Fattoush Salad (lettuce, tomato, onion)
Rice or Potato
Beef kebab or chicken or vegetarian
LIQUOR cash bar will offer:
TABLES set up:
Round tables for 8-10 people are available first come – first serve
Parties of 10 people or more can reserve in advance a table of their choice.