YOUNG WINE FESTIVAL 2018
Young Wine Festival is a trademark of the Council of Tourism – Plovdiv organizing and conducting tastings of young Bulgarian wines during the last week of November in the Old Town of Plovdiv. This is an exceptional opportunity for the wine lovers to build their wine list and try the new vintage of the Bulgarian wine producers.
The Young Wine Festival started in 2009, with 16 participants in 6 houses of the National Revival period. For eight years, the event has grown to a seven-day festival with a rich accompanying program, over 40 participants and over 21,000 visitors who tasted the Bulgarian young wine. Wine growers are located in the courtyards and within the Renaissance houses in the Old Town – museums, restaurants and galleries.
The tenth jubilee edition of Young Wine Festival is to be held. In the days of the festival – 23, 24 and 25 November 2018. over 23,000 visitors from Bulgaria and the world are expected. The event is one of the mass and important for wine tourism in the country.
Producers of honey, sausages, cheese, bread, mineral water, catering companies and renowned chefs complement wine varieties and enrich organoleptic combinations of consumers.
Part of the festival are “Days of Young Wine” – a concurrent cultural program of saturating events in the urban environment such as dance attractions, exhibitions, film screenings, etc., with free entrance for visitors as well as lectures, seminars and presentations of wine- .