New Year – Survakari

New Year’s Eve – Kukeri

February 14 – Trifon Zarezan

7 weeks before Velikden (Easter) – Sirni Zagovezni

March 3 – Bulgaria’s National Holiday

March 8 – International Women’s Day

A week before Velikden(Easter) – Tsvetnitsa

Velikden

May 21 – Fire Dancing

May 24 – Slavic Alphabet & Culture Day

June 24 – Enyov’s Day

December 6 – Nikulden

December 20 – Ignazhden

December 25 – Koleda

Other

1 March – Baba Marta

6 May – St. George’s Day

Name’s Day

1 January – St Basil’s Day, or Vasilyovden
6 January – Epiphany, or Yordanovden
7 January – St John’s Day, or Ivanovden
17 January – St Anthony’s Day, or Antonovden
18 January – St Anastasius’s Day, or Atanasovden
21 May – Sts Constantine and Helena Day, or Konstantin i Elena
29 June – St Peter’s Day, or Petrovden
20 July – St Elijah’s Day, or Ilinden15 August – Day of the Holy Mother, or Bogoroditsa
17 September – Faith, Hope and Love Day, or Vyara, Nadezhda, Lyubov
26 October – St James’s Day, or Dimitrovden
30 November – St Andrew’s Day, or Andreevden
6 December – St Nicholas’s Day, or Nikulden
25 December – Christmas, or Koleda