The European television championship “Euro Folk 2024” is taking part within the Musical Feasts “Euro Folk 2024” – The world is television. The Musical feasts “Euro Folk” last during the entire year of 2024 under the aegis of the European Association of Folklore Festivals EAFF. In 2023, within the Musical Feasts “Euro Folk”, ninety international musical festivals were held in different countries and in 2024 besides them the European television championship for folklore shall be held. We are expecting other festivals for traditional and folklore arts to join us.



Any team or individual performer could participate in the European television championship for folklore “Euro Folk 2024” if they comply with the following conditions:

1. Fill an application form for participation;
2. Send to the address stated below two of their performances on DVD. If you have participated in a Festival of Musical Feasts "Euro Folk", you participate with ready recordings from the festival.
3. Pay on the bank account stated below the participation fee in the amount of 150 EUR. This sum is also considered as the subscription to the European Association for Folklore Festivals – EAFF for 2024.


The performances of the participants in the European television championship for folklore “Euro Folk 2024” are going to be shown on the World Internet television “EuroFolkTV” at at least three times a day, during a month. The program for the respective month will include performances of groups and individual performers who have submitted their application form at least 60 days before the beginning of the month. Example: In January 2024 there are going to be included performances of groups, who have submitted application form by the end of October 2023.


The ranking will be done depending on the votes of the audience, submitted to E-mail: The message must contain the following text:

 “For the championship – number of category and number of the respective performance.”

 Only one vote shall be counted for the respective month, coming form the same e-mail address.


In each of the following categories, there will be First Award to be given every month. The categories are:

1. folklore songs;
2. folklore dances;
3. individual performers;

The awarded groups and individual performers will receive a First Award Winning Diploma for the relevant category.

Each month, the performance that received the most votes will receive Grand Prix. The group who received a Grand Prix will also receive a diploma for European folklore champion for the relevant month.

The winner-teams receive their diplomas by the Mayor of the relevant Municipality.

In January 2025 there will be a championship for the annual First Awards by categories and Grand Prix. The winners of the twelve months of 2024 will participate in this championship. Participants who received awards will also receive a diploma for European folklore champion in the relevant category, and their leader – a diploma for “Maestro” of Euro Folk Academy.

General Conditions

Each of the participants, being the holder of the copyright, gives their consent for the performances to be shown in the TV products of Euro Folk Academy.

No remuneration shall be paid to the participants in European television championship for folklore “Euro Folk”.


The bank account for paying the participation fee of 150 Euro is:

ProCredit Bank (Bulgaria) EAD
Central Bank address: 26 Todor Aleksandrov bul., 1303 Sofia ,Bulgaria
IBAN No:            BG79PRCB92301050446601
SWIFT:               PRCBBGSF
RECEIVER:       Association EAFF

Receiver address: 47 Nikola Gabrovski str., 5002 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria


The sum must be paid after the application form has been confirmed by EAFF. 

The address, where you should send your DVD is:
 5002 Veliko Tarnovo
 Post Box: 27A
 European Association for Folklore Festivals EAFF
 For Euro Folk

 The organizers reserve the right not to broadcast materials which are not corresponding to the minimal artistic or technical requirements.

Champions for February

"Momche plache" — Ensemble for authentic folklore "Draginovo" at "Metodiy Draginov - 1936" Community center

Draginovo village, Velingrad municipality Bulgaria
Folklore Songs

"Vlashki tants" — Dance ensemble "Favorit" at "Valcho Ruskovski - 1894" Community center

Ugarchin Bulgaria
Folklore Dances

"Pansori" — Bola Choi at Korea National University of Arts

Seoul Republic of Korea
Individual Performers

Champions for January

"Malo selo" — Folklore trio "Avliga" at "Peyo Kracholov Yavorov - 1978" Community center

Dupnitsa Bulgaria
Folklore Songs

"Detvianska veselica" — Detský folklórny súbor Ratolesť

Detva, Banská Bystrica Slovakia
Folklore Dances

"Ivan na Dobra dumashe" — Dimitar Valkov at "Dimitar Madzharov" Thracian society

Kardzhali Bulgaria
Individual Performers