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Bansko will host a summer theatre festival

This year Bansko municipality will once again welcome all theatre lovers on a unique event at the foot of the Pirin Mountain.
The resort will be transformed into a theatre town, offering an annual theatre festival with numerous art events.

The summer theatre festival aims to present the most interesting plays during the year with the best Bulgarian actors.
It offers an excellent opportunity for all guests and residents of the resort to see the most talented Bulgarian actors performing and...

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Bansko becomes a winter capital on the Balkans

Bansko resort is nominated for a winter capital of the Balkans. This was announced by Blagoi Ralin, head of the BHRA, yesterday in Bansko. Bansko hosted a meeting of the International and Balkan association of hoteliers and restauranteurs.

The international delegates made a tour to the ski zone and were impressed by the high quality of servicies offered in the resort. The guests promised to support the candidature of Bansko for a winter capital. The official decision of the Balkan alliance...

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Pirin Golf & C.C. hosted the first camp of The National Golf Team for 2010

The fist golf camp of the National Golf Team of Bulgaria for this year began on May 14. The camp was arranged in cooperation with the BGA (PBGA) and Alan Rogut – Golf development Manager in BGA. The coaches of the national selection, which will represent Bulgaria in International amateur golf tournaments – Neal Turley and Nikolay Stanew were quite strict, but pleased that the future of amateur golf is in their hands.

The camp began with a meeting of the players and short briefing of...

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FIS Alpine Ski European Cup Bansko 2010

2010 Bansko ski centre will host the FIS Alpine Ski Europa Cup two slalom races for Men From 22nd to 23rd of January. Organizers are Bulgarian Ski Federation and Bulgarian Ski Pool, with the support of the Ministry of Physi cal Education and Sports, ULEN and Municipality Bansko.

All ski sports fans will have the chance to cheer the man's slalom elite which will flock to Bansko for the FIS Alpine Ski Europe Cup. Both competitions will start at 10:30. Don’t miss the exciting...

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Bansko Ski Season Opening

The Bansko fens are used to the glamorous season opening party. This year it exceeded all expectations for sure. Great ski champions Mark Girardelli, Pirmin Zurbgiggen, Peter Popangeloff, Bojan Krizaj, Paul Accola, Patrick Ortlieb, Peter Mueller and Hubert Strolz competing against each other, but this time for a noble cause – raising funds for the ski and snowboard education of more Bulgarian kids.
Marc Girardelli won the charity slalom in Bansko. Second finished the Swiss champ Pirmin...

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Snow Forecast in Bansko

Meteorologists forecast colder weather on Wednesday morning and light fall of snow, heaviest on Wednesday afternoon.
Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Mon afternoon, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun night, fresh winds from the SSE by Tue night).

This season Bansko ski centre will start operating from tomorrow - 01 December. The preparation of the snow cover on the ski slopes has already started and the snow cannons in the ski centre have prepared a...

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The ski lifts in Bansko will start operating on 01 December 2009

The ski season in Bansko will be officially opened on 12th December 2009

Bansko ski resort is already preparing the ski slopes for the forecoming ski season in the Pirin Mountain. The snow cannons are already operating, preparing a solid base for a perfect snow cover.
The resort will be opened for skiing on 01 December, but the official opening ceremony will take place on 12th December 2009.
Thus all keen skiers will be able to enjoy the ski slopes before the official opening of the...

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Par Tee Club chose Pirin Golf & Country Club to host its Autumn Tournament

On Saturday, 24.10.09, Pirin Golf & Country Club hosted for a second time this year the Par Tee Club Golf Tournament. The format of play was Stableford Individual on 18-holes of the Ian Woosnam golf course.

30 golfers including foreigners took part in the tournament. Non-members of the Par Tee Club also showed high interest in the tournament. The participants were divided into two divisions: A (hcp 0 – 18) and B (hcp 19 – 36). The weather remained gloomy during the whole day but without any...

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05 October – Day of Bansko

Bansko mountain resort in the Pirin Mountain celebrates its official holiday today. The holiday is marked at the date of the announcement of the Balkan war in 1912, when the town was liberated from ottoman rule by the band of Hristo Chernopeev.

Numerous cultural events will take place in the resort. The program includes:
- 6:00 PM Concert by ensemble “Pirin” on Nikola Vaptsarov square.
- 8:00 PM Cockteil in Park Hotel Gardenia.
- 5.30 PM – art exhibition and...

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10th edition of the Balkan festival for films and TV programs for children and youths in Bansko

The 10th edition of the Balkan festival for films and TV programs for children and youths “Art Amofora” will be opened on 29 September 2009 from 9:30 AM in Nikola Vaptsarov community centre, Bansko.

The film shows will start after 2:00 Pm in the exhibition hall in Nikola Vaptsarov museum.

The newest films and TV programs for children and youths, produced by the leading film studios and TV campaigns from the Balkan and Eurasian countries will be presented during the three days of the...

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