Asenovgrad Municipality

Unique custom “Kalinitsa”, Assenovgrad

Asenovgrad traditionally celebrates June 24-Enyovden with the unique local custom “Kalinitza”. The most long-awaited holiday gathers the little girls of Asenovgrad, dressed in beautiful bridal dresses.

The ancient custom “Kalinitsa” begins from the early in the Ethnographic House, from where the small brides receive their strands, which are left in the evening in silent water, and receive their names. Architect, mayor, politician, merchant and computer scientist are some of the luck that are predicted in the marriage.