Ilindenski Denovi – Festival of Folk songs and Dances in Bitola

Ilinden Days (Илинденски денови) – Festival of Folk songs and Dances takes place in Bitola every year from 27-th July – 2nd August.

Date of the event: 27-th July – 2nd August. Organizer: Center for Culture Bitola
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Мain function of this festival is to cherish the original folklore through research, valuation and presentation of indigenous, original content, expressed in the rich folk cultural treasure and their transfer to future generations as a priceless cultural values.

Ilinden Days is traditional festival in Bitola organized since 1970 on which have participated more than 1000 folk groups with more than 30,000 performers from the whole world.