Discover the ‘spirit’ of the Balkans at Rakia and Spirits Fest 2023

Embark on a journey of taste and tradition at Rakia and Spirits Fest 2023. This festival promises an immersive experience, unveiling cultural treasures and forging connections like never before. 

Join us on December 9-10, 2023, at the National Palace of Culture (NDK), Hall 6, from 12:00 to 21:00. Rakia and Spirits Fest 2023 brings together traditional rakia producers from Bulgaria and esteemed colleagues from neighboring Balkan countries. With over 400 varieties of rakia and spirits, delve into the depths of Balkan heritage with every sip.

  • Cultural Experience: Rakia, a national spirit deeply rooted in Bulgarian culture, takes center stage. The festival provides a unique opportunity to learn more about the history and traditions surrounding this iconic beverage.
  • Meet the Producers: Connect with rakia and spirits producers, discover their methods, and learn about the quality of their products.
  • Gather with Friends: Rakia and Spirits Fest is a fun way to gather with friends, exploring new drinks and food together.
  • Join us in the Cocktail Zone, where skilled bartenders craft inventive combinations, leaving a lasting impression on your taste buds. Whether you’re a novice or an enthusiast, these exclusive creations will make a mark on your flavor memory.
  • Indulge in the Gastronomic Delights Zone, offering a variety of tasty treats to complement your spirit exploration. 
  • In addition to tastings, the Trade Zone provides an opportunity for on-the-spot deals and purchases, ensuring your favorite products continue to delight long after the festival concludes.
  • Аwarding the best drinks of the festival and handing out medals on December 9 at 1:30 p.m. Hall 6, NDK
  • Three master classes and six presenters tell and show the best practices in the production of spirits

In essence, Rakia and Spirits Fest is where you can reunite with old friends, make new ones, engage with fellow spirit enthusiasts, discover new flavors, and spend enjoyable moments together.