It was held from the 12th to the 29th of January in the emblematic spaces for the cultural life of our city –the House of Cinema, the Euro Cinema, the Cultural Center G8, the Czech Centre and the Goethe Institute.

This year the halls of Inter Expo Center in Sofia opened for the noble initiative, which took place on the 4th of December for the 22nd time.

On 30 November at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences there was an academic lecture of Assoc. Prof. Kiril Kartalov. Its topic "Transformations of the Politics: from the Twentieth Century to the Global Era" attracted great interest among academics and students, and filled the Great Hall of BAS.

On November 18th  in the Sofia Art Gallery a solemn ceremony was held where the annual awards of the Union of Bulgarian Journalists for 2015 - 2016  were presented.

On the 27th of October 2016, at the Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy at the BAS, the Prime Minister of Bulgaria Mr. Boyko Borisov officially announced the decision of the Council of Ministers to provide an earmarked fund of 3 million BGN,

On the 1st of October, the third Parisian ball took place at Hotel Marinela Sofia. It passed under the patronage of Their Majesties King Simeon II and Queen Margarita.