Celebrate Bulgaria Day

Join us for a celebration of Bulgarian food, music, art, and more!

Celebrate Bulgaria Day

Saturday, May 24, 2014
11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.


11:30 a.m. – noon
Cooking demonstration by Chef Vergil Ivanov of Mehanata restaurant, Des Plaines
Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden

Noon – 1 p.m.
Music performances and workshops by Bulgarian musicians
McGinley Pavilion

1 – 2 p.m.
Bulgarian art demonstration
McGinley Pavilion

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Ongoing family activities: Bulgarian storytelling, games, and puppet shows; Cyrillic alphabet demonstrations; workshops on the European Union and Bulgarian and European history
McGinley Pavilion

This event celebrates the tenth anniversary of Bulgaria’s membership in NATO, the signing of the European Union accession agreement, as well as the Day of the Slavic Literacy.

All activities and demonstrations are open to the public.