On June 19, 20 and 21 Saint Anastasia island organizes a Herbs Fest - the traditional healing and magical festival of herbs this year will be held together with the initiative "For a cleaner sea".
June 19 /Friday/
Welcoming on the beach with soft drinks - draft beer and homemade honey lemonade with fresh mint leaves
Numerous exhibitors and demonstrations during the three days of the festival:
Presentation with tasting of "Crimean tea - an herb from the Island" with Kiril Prodanov and the actor Yuri Angelov.
"Smidar" - Rhodope ritual bread for a newborn. Preparation of breads with herbal additives in the island oven - demonstration with tasting, presented by Snezhana Orlova from Smolyan.
"Aroma of health" - a new product made from 7 types of essential oils. Presents "Vezbenitsa", Sofia.
"Health zone" - herb and energy treatment. Represents "Vadimelis" Center, Stara Zagora.
"The code in Bulgarian embroidery" - presents "Vezbenitsa" , Sofia.
"Anastasia Spa Cosmetic" - presentation of a new cosmetic series of live fresh cosmetics. Consultations and diagnostics . Presents "Nana Green Home", Sofia.
Natural soaps "Beautiful", Sliven. Presentation of the healing and hygienic properties of natural cosmetics.
"Scented light" - decorative candles with plants. Presented by "Smiling Eights" Gallery
"Cherry Art" - embroidery jewelry.
Shevitsa company - souvenirs and Bulgarian embroidery.
Souvenirs and decorations - Donka Staneva.
- Traditional mead from the Middle Ages. Presents the "Wandering Barrel", Sofia
The island's cuisine will prepare a special herbal menu - green soup, fresh potatoes with chicken and herbs from the island, and for dessert - kishkek, prepared in front of you.
June 20 /Saturday/
In the early hours of the day, divers from the Friends of the Sea Club will clean the seabed around the island.
We invite you to try freshly baked mussels in a tin, freshly removed from the natural island farm.
Tasting of brewed herbal island beer in limited quantities - prepared especially for us by Kraft Metalhead Brewery - 10:30 to 15:00.
Planting an island herb garden with friends from the Biotiful farm - 15:00 to 19:30
And on this day, many participants will present herbs and healthy foods, extracts and ointments.
June 21 /Sunday/
On Sunday morning from 11:00 am, the folk ensemble "Kitka" will perform in front of you the ritual Enyova Bulya.
From the island oven we will take out warm bread mixed with yeast, herbs and vegetables.
In the spirit of Saint John`s Eve we will weave a special wreath of herbs, which is kept until next year and with its herbs are treated the sick people and animals during the year - 10:30.
Bulgarian music will sound for the mood, and our vocal guests will be able to perform and participate in karaoke.
The ship "Anastasia" will sail on the following schedule:
Friday - 10:00, 13:30 and 17:00
Saturday and Sunday - 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 13:30, 15:00 and 17:00
Advance reservation is required by phone 0882 004 124.
Hurry up! The seats are limited!