On Friday 11th of September 2015 at 19:30 Shopping Centre Puerto Rico will host the Folk Festival "Canarias-Bulgaria" as an exchange of cultures and traditions.
Perfoming from all the way from Bulgary the Group "Nie, ot shopluke" and from Gran Canaria the Folk Group "Parranda Veneguera".
Quick description of both of the groups :
At the end of the Seventies, a group of young people from Veneguera willing to work for the traditions and with musical knowledges always joint and cheered the parties.
Since 1982 they alway have a main participation in the organization of the "Canaria Nativity Scene" that takes place at the Veneguera every year at Christmas.
After the Municipal Scholl of Folklore was created in 1985 they consolidated as "Parranda Veneguera" and participated in different events.
"Nie, ot shopluke" was founded in 1971 in Sofia from Mr. Dimitar Manov, an honoured artist and a winner of "World Oscar for Folklore 2012". Through all these years the ensemble has had numerous concerts not only in Bulgaria but also around the world.
A winner of gold medals at all national republican festivals. Also a winner at many international festivals - "Golden axe" in Belgium, "Glden necklace" in France, etc.
The ensemble has visited different countries in Europe - Greece, Bosna i Hercegovina, Albania, France, Italy, Germany and U.S.A.