More than 7,500 participants participated in the 28th International Surva Festival in Pernik.
Special guest of the event was Kubrat Pulev, at the invitation of the regional governor Irena Sokolova and the mayor of the city Vyara Tserovska.
“Continue to carry Bulgaria in yourself! So we will succeed, “
said one of the most loved Bulgarian athletes during his first visit to Surva.
The races of the biggest festival for mummers and “survakarski” games will continue on January 27th.
The International Festival of Masquerade Games “Surva” is the most prestigious in Bulgaria and the Balkans expression of traditional folk games and customs with masks.
During the festivities, the guests of the festival can see “kukeri” masks from all the ethnographic regions of the country and immerse themselves in the atmosphere of a century-old tradition