On 19 of May, 2015, Plovdiv has been awarded with the official title European Capital of Culture. This is the year when Plovdiv 2019 began a new phase and therefore update it's structure. The main objective of the foundation is strategic development and implementation of the bid book.


The Foundation works with partner organizations in the city, country and abroad. Co-produce, produce and coordinate the implementation of numerious social and educational processes, festivals, concerts, exhibitions, performances, workshops and discussions. It stimulates the decentralization of culture across the city. All part of the bid book "Plovdiv Together 2019"


Plovdiv 2019 is a cause, which relies on the support of everyone, from institutions and business partners trough volunteers and citizens from Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Europe. "The implementation of the initiative European Capital of Culture is impossible without you."

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