Bansko is a city full of events! Can’t wait for Summer 2019!

Summer in Bansko is wonderful! Discover the amazing events that take place during summer season:

7 – 14 June 2019

July – September 2019

12 – 14 July 2019

20 July 2019

24 – 27 July 2019

6-10 August 2019 – Ray Gelato /GB/, Malina Moye /USA/

22 – 24 August

6 – 7 September CECA, Sasa Matic

Don't miss them!


Wine Tasting of PORTO CARRAS at PREMIER | 14th December 2018

PORTO CARRAS joins PREMIER in Bansko for a night full of great wine on Friday 14th December at 21:00 at Nectar Bar!

Guests of PREMIER Luxury Mountain Resort will have the unique opportunity to taste some of the best wines of the renown domaine of Porto Carras, meet and learn from the winemakers as they will be showcasing their top wines.

Whether you’re a dedicated wine enthusiast or simply want to learn a bit more about wine, Porto Carras’ wine tastings offer a truly unique experience.

Wines of exceptional quality are to be presented at Premier Luxury Mountain Resort. Be there!


AUDI FIS SKI World Cup BANSKO 2019 | World Cup Calendar

In 2019 there will be 3 men's starts between February 22nd-24th for GS, Super-G, and Alpine Combined.

To be more specific, on 22.02.2019 we all meet at the Ski Resort to enjoy a Super-G Combined.
From 22-24.02.2019 – Bansko is excited to be hosting World Cup Men:
22.02.2018 - Discipline: Alpine Combined
23.02.2019 - Discipline: Super-G
24.02.2019 - Discipline: Giant Slalom

"You can't buy happiness, but you can enjoy some Ski..."

We can't wait for this year's championships!

Bansko Film Fest 2018

The biggest film festival is about to take place in a few weeks in Bansko, Bulgaria. Get ready for a festival  full of extreme sports, mountains and adventures in Bulgaria. The festival will offer the audience a unique experience in a special format – climbing, alpinism, freezing, extreme biking, kayaking, diving, surfing, etc. Participants will enjoy a great variety of presentations, workshops and exhibitions.


Stay tuned...

Find more here.

Pirin Ultra – A mountain ultramarathon held in the heart of Pirin National Park

Pirin Ultra is a mountain ultramarathon held in the heart of Pirin National Park. This year, it takes place from 4 - 7th of October 2018, offering two routes: A – 160km, B – 66km. The park is part of UNESCO World Heritage list and it offers extremely suitable terrain for skyrunning, as well as amazing, breathtaking views.

With a length of 160 km and 66 km, and a denivelation of 10000 m, Pirin Ultra has definitely turned into the hardest ultramarathon, organized in Bulgaria. This year’s edition will be part of the Migu Run Skyrunner World Series - the World Cup in Skyrunning.  Are you joining?

Find more details here

Cultural Event "TRADITIONS & ART" - 7-8 SEPTEMBER 2018

Dear Visitors,

This is the final Cultural Weekend "TRADITIONS AND ART" in Bansko. This weekend you will be able to watch the latest demos especially prepared for you. From 6 to 9 September, on the second floor of Visitor Information Center, the exhibition "IRON BROTHERS" - wrought iron by Radoslav Sarafov is to be launched. Premier Luxury Mountain Resort loves art and is going to be there. Ask our Reception for more information.


Dog Show Exhibitions in Bansko - 7th to 9th September

Dear Visitors,

From 7th to 9th September in the city park of Bansko international dog show exhibitions will be held. For a few years, the Bulgarian Republican Cynology Federation, in cooperation with Bansko municipality, have invited cinematics from all over Europe to show breeding dogs and to receive exterior assessments according to the breed standards.
This year, dogs and owners will be judged by international specialists. The judges will be Zwi Kupferberg from Israel, Ventsislav Kitov - Bulgaria, Johan Barak Lifas - Israel, and Krassimir Todorov from Bulgaria, as well. All four judges are leading specialists, chairmen and founders of breed clubs, international judges for years.
The event aims to attract the attention of citizens and tourists loving dogs, as well as being a place where everyone can learn new and useful things about pet breeding. Premier Luxury Mountain Resort is going to be there. Let's learn more about animals! Ask our Reception for more information.

Coca Cola | The Voice Happy Energy Tour

Bansko town is waiting for the biggest stars of the modern music scene in Bulgaria. Coca-Cola | The Voice Happy Energy Tour comes for the first time in Bansko, promising for 840 minutes of awesome music with Crisko, Mihaela Marinova, Mihaela Fileva, Skandau, Titta, Dara, DJ Doncho, Ballet Nova, Pavel and Venci Venc.
The party begins on the first day of September, at 20:00 on the central city square - Nikola Vaptsarov Square. See you there!


Bansko Balkan Fest 2018 - PREMIER is a proud sponsor!

Bankso in September is exciting and Balkan Fest is ready to offer us fabulous performances from 6-8 September 2018. PREMIER Luxury Mountain Resort is a proud sponsor of this Fest and promises amazing moments.

6th September - Desi Slava
7th September - Harris Džinović
8th September - Melina Aslanidou

Discover here the official programme.

The concerts start at 19:00 on the Nikola Vaptsarov square and the entrance is free. We can’t wait!


The 9th edition of the Bansko Opera Fest comes alive from 23-28 August 2018, under the starry summer sky at the central square of Bansko town. Inspiring yet exciting, this will have it all! Guests will have the chance to enjoy the concert "ABBA TRIBUTE", the popular opera “La Bohème" and the world-famous musical "Zorro". The entrance is free. Can’t wait!

One Love Tour

"One Love Tour" - symbol of friendship between Bulgaria and North Macedonia, starts on 21 July 2018 with a lovely concert in Bansko.
Participants: Actor Niki Stanoev, Stefan Valdobrev, Vladi Ampov-Grafa. From the Macedonian side - Vlatko Stefanovski, DG Sasko Kotzev and Statkaristika.
Love aims to unite the fans from Bulgaria and Macedonia through the love for music.
Join this celebration of music! The entance is free.

AXEL & LADYVA in one magical Boogie Woogie evening!

Bansko town has the great pleasure to introduce you to some of the world's best boogie pianists, during the International Jazz Festival!
Enjoy AXEL & LADYVA in a wild boogie-woogie evening!

03 August (Friday) 2018, 20:30

This is definitely a “Must Attend”!

This summer, the most melodic secret is revealed in Bansko!

The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is the biggest summer musical event in Bulgaria. Every summer plenty of people from all over the world visit Bansko to enjoy numerous talented Jazz artists. Bansko town becomes a hub of art lovers, fans and tourists, who come to admire the Jazz Stars of today’s music world.
Traditionally, the program features styles and groups representing almost all jazz trends. The evening concerts attract numerous of people to the open-air stage on Nikola Vaptsarov Square in Bansko. Throughout the Festival week jazz is also played during the day and late at night on various smaller stages in the large resorts, like PREMIER, bars and restaurants.

The concerts are free for the public and the festival is organized with the aid of sponsors. Premier Luxury Mountain Resort is a proud sponsor of this wonderful Festival.
Get ready of a summer full of music, concerts and melodies. Summer in Bansko is special...

View the Festival’s program.

Cinema Under the Stars - Summer in Bansko

Imagine yourself spending a date under the stars, while watching a movie.
PREMIER likes to keep its guests involved in local events and suggest them try new things they will never forget.
This July from 25th-28th you will have the chance to participate in the annual event “SUMMER CINEMA UNDER THE STARS” organized by the Bansko Municipality, “Nikola Vaptsarov” Library and the “International Mountain Film Festival” association. Enjoy the presentation of the best films which participated in the International Mountain Film Festival in Bansko.

The screenings begin at 21:00 in the central square of Bansko and guess what! The entry is free for everyone.

Don’t miss out on an opportunity to watch a movie under the stars among the refreshing vibes coming from the Pirin Mountains. You and your family will have a memorable time.