Municipality of Ohrid - official tourism web sitehttp://www.ohrid.com.mkLatest Highlights and Upcoming Eventsen-us“White Summer”For marking the start of this year's tourist season in Ohrid, our city representative responsible for tourism and local economic development organized culture event called “White Summer”. This manifestation held on 4-th of July, second year in a roll.indexnews.asp?ID=1475Thu, 10 Jul 2014 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1475WITH ATTRACTIVE PROGRAM WAS CELEBRATED THE RELIGIOUS HOLIDAY EPIPHANY – VODICI IN OHRID, THE CITY OF SPIRITUALL CULTURE AND TRADITIONThe celebration of Epiphany in Ohrid is one of the most massive churches - religious events in Orthodoxy according to the number of visitors for the act of consecration of the lake water and the number of believers and visitors who regardless of the cold winter temperatures are entering in the lake to catch the Holy Cross.indexnews.asp?ID=1474Thu, 23 Jan 2014 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1474<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6ikDFex5Bs&feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">For the Epiphany in Ohrid guests from entire Balkans</a>This year's celebration of the Christian feast "Epiphany " and Day of fishermen will be supplemented with new content that will be implemented in cooperation with local government, hotel and catering and business community guild.indexnews.asp?ID=1473Tue, 14 Jan 2014 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1473The New Year’s Eve celebrated on the Ohrid city squareWith a spectacular firework, music and fun on the city square in Ohrid, a huge number of citizens and tourists mostly from the neighboring countries welcomed the New 2014 Year.indexnews.asp?ID=1471Fri, 3 Jan 2014 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1471Rich and diverse program for New Year holidays in OhridWith the most comprehensive New Year program which will last ten days with a different approach than usual,Municipality of Ohrid joins in celebration of the New Year holidays.indexnews.asp?ID=1470Fri, 27 Dec 2013 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1470Officially opened a skating rink at the Ohrid squareWith a several hours music event and the performance of the pop star Lambe Alabakoski, the skating rink was officially opened tonight at the city square.indexnews.asp?ID=1469Tue, 24 Dec 2013 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1469<a href="http://www.lonelyplanet.com/macedonia/southern-macedonia/ohrid" target="_blank">Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2014 – top 10 countries</a>Sublime Ohrid is Macedonia's prime destination, with its atmospheric old quarter with beautiful churches along a graceful hill, topped by a medieval castle overlooking serene, 34km-long Lake Ohrid.indexnews.asp?ID=1468Tue, 5 Noe 2013 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1468OHRID SUMMER FESTIVALIf we are to talk about Ohrid Summer Festival at the encounter of its 53th edition, it is certain that its existence of many years indicates to an awareness that the festival leans on something that indeed represents a great tradition. This tradition originates from the place which is given from God, from the city of Ohrid the spiritual capital of Macedonia, the antique city with its magically blue lake, a city with a cultural history marked with values of the ancient civilization, the city of the first Slavic university in Europe, the city of Samuills kingdom and finally the city that represents the whole Macedonian cultural and spiritual history.indexnews.asp?ID=1462Fri, 12 Jul 2013 0:00:00 UTindexnews.asp?ID=1462Balkan festival of folk songs and dancesJuly 6 - July 11
The Balkan Festival of folk songs and dances is an international folklore event established in 1962 that was originally titled as The Ohrid Festival of Amateur Folk Songs and Folk Bands. In 1967 the Festival was restructured and ever since it has been hosting vocal and instrumental bands and solo singers presenting their authentic folk creations and traditional culture through horas, songs, rites, traditional clothes, local costumes, traditional musical instruments, and handicrafts. For more than twenty years "The Balkan Festival of Folk Songs and Dances" has been a member of the UNESCO Associations of CIOFF (The International Council of the Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folklore Art), and IOFA (The International Organization for Folklore Art.
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White night
Municipality of Ohrid for the first time this year organizes the manifestation “White summer” on the 6th of July 2013. The entertainment programme of this event will begin at 21.00 o’ clock on the City square with the performance of two Macedonian musical stars: Karolina Goceva and Panco + ÄÍÊ and DJ set lefonque + iceberg. On this occasion catering and hotel facilities in the town will offer the visitors a special discount price from10 to 30 percent on their services.
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