Program of The Old School Residency -STAR RITUALS, Gorna Lipnitsa village, 14 – 24 August 2014


14.08.2014 /Thursday/

Arrival in Gorna Lipnitsa.


15.08.2014 /Friday/

10.30               Opening of the residency. Presentation of the working places in The Old School. Distribution of materials. Visiting the main places in Gorna Lipnitsa – the office of the mayor of Gorna Lipnitsa, community center Zora-1887 and museum collections located therein, Agricultural Museum and Ritual Place of the Dragon /Zelen sinur/.

18.30 – 20.00              Visiting The St. Dimitar church. Walk around the village.


16.08.2014  /Saturday/.

18.00 – 20.30            A walk in the area of Gorna Lipnitsa.


18.08.2014  /Monday/

On this day in the village is celebrated the Assumption of St. John of Rila. On this occasion mass will be celebrated in the temple chapel St. John of Rila. The mass is open for visitors.

The ritual begins at 9:30 and lasts two hours.

18.00 – 20.30 – Cycling route – Gorna Lipnitsa – Djadopanovata Korija – “Tsarits” Fountains – “Kiunta” Fountain – Gorna Lipnitsa

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19.08.2014 /Tuesday/

A visit to the open-air market in Pavlikeni /optional/. Departure at 10 a.m.


20.08.2014 /Wednesday/

17.00 – 20.00   A visit to the archaeological reserve “Nicopolis ad Istrum” – Nikyup village

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22.08.2014 /Friday/

21.00 - Concert of Headbangers band


23.08.2014 /Saturday/

18.00                           Closing exhibition presenting the works of the artists.

21.00                           Closing night. Giving certificates for participation in the residency.


24.08.2014 /Sunday/

Leaving the residency.

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