MINI ART FEST is an urban contemporary circus festival, whose philosophy is to transform everyday situations and places into extraordinary.

The slogan of the 8th Festival edition is: CIRCUS is POWER

2018 Festival program is for you who has the wish and knowledge of showing and sharing your art in the field of social actions and to raise together with another artist of the festival, the level of understanding contemporary circus, social circus and just circus in Sofia, Bulgaria.

This summer the Festival will begin

      1st June: Opening Gala day: celebration and gift for (the International day for kids in Sofia)

      2ndJune: Celebration day continue in the center and outside of Sofia center.

      3rdJune: Artist Award-show of MAF8 edition. 2018.

      (1-3rd June busker’s fest)


      4thJune: Social circus program (Opening day of program) (Sofia districts)

      5thJune: Social circus program (Sofia districts)

      6thJune: Social circus program (Sofia districts)

      7thJune: Social circus conference (Sofia center)

      8thJune: Social circus program and finale day of festival. (Sofia center)

(4-8th June paid program)

The festivals Open air stages: NDK- National Palace of Culture and “Vitosha Boulevard” the main walking street.

The festival supports all selected artists with: Transport from/to European locations, Accommodation and Food during their stay in Sofia. 


〉 Mini Art Festival present the award “Golden Ant” for the best artist or artists from Mini Art Fest 8 .

The award is established in design by Chudomir Dragnev (Looneytools).



(The festival is part of the “Calendar of Cultural events in Sofia 2018”.)