The Festival and Congress Centre in Varna is created in 1986 and is one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the city. It is a multifunctional venue, built for festivals, cinema and theatre performances, concerts, shows, exhibitions, congresses, conferences, symposia.
Varna FCC is situated at the most attractive place in the centre of Varna, at the entrance of the Sea Garden, close to the beach. Some of the most prestigious events of which the Center is a co-organiser are: the Festival of the Bulgarian Film The Golden Rose, the Festival of the European film co-productions, the International Music Festival Varna Summer, the Theatre Festival of Varna.
In 1993 the FCC became the initiator and organizer of the International Film Festival Love is Folly, which is the only international film festival with a film competition programme that has been organised on the territory of our country and with its 20 editions it has turned to be a card of the Bulgarian culture in a world scene.