|The Municipality of Bansko strives to position the town as a cultural travel destination. That is why the cultural calendar of Bansko is filled with many events that take place during all seasons. There are many concerts and festivals during the summer, the opening of the winter season; traditional holidays are also celebrated throughout the city.
The town of Bansko is a host of an annual jazz festival. It is conducted on the central square in the month of August. The admission for the concerts is free. During the festival the town livens up by the thousands of guests and admirers of jazz music. Bansko celebrates its city day at October 5th and this marks the start of the active tourist season.
Here are some of the most important dates in the cultural calendar of Bansko: