There is still one week left to collect songs and participants for "Pirin Folk" Sandanski 2023

20 June '23

There is one more week left until the end of the campaign for recruiting songs and participants for the XXXI edition of the international festival "Pirin Folk" Sandanski 2023! The deadline is June 25, 2023 at midnight.

All those who wish to participate in the 2023 Macedonian author song and performance art contests of a song from the Macedonian folklore region "Pirin Folk" or in "Children's Pirin Folk" - a performance art contest for children between 8 and 15 years old, must send their applications to e-mail: 

All details regarding registration for participation, Pirin Folk 2023 Regulations and Pirin Folk 2023 Children's Regulations, as well as additional information, are published at and 

The selection for admission to participation will be held on July 1 in Sofia.

Traditionally, the prestigious competition for author's Macedonian song and performing art of a song from the Macedonian folklore region will take place at the end of the month of August: August 25 (Friday): Children's Pirin Folk, August 26 (Saturday): Performing Art Competition and on August 27 (Sunday): Competition for an author's Macedonian song.

For the eighth year in a row, the organizers of the event are "DNK Media Group" - Fen Folk TV and the Municipality of Sandanski. For the XXXI edition of "Pirin Folk", they have prepared many surprises for Macedonian song lovers, but what they are - we have yet to find out. The three festival evenings will once again bring the audience to their feet in the Summer Theater of the city of Sandanski and captivate the viewers in front of the small screen with the magic of traditions.


Pirin Folk 2023

Children's Pirin Folk2023