Every year in the Duzhdovnitsa village, Kardzhali municipality is held the “Terlika” festival. The event is idea of the art movement “Krug” and young artists from different countries in Europe with the Kardzhali municipality’s support and it marks the little village Duzhdovnitsa on the cultural map of Bulgaria. “Terlika” festival is held every year usually in the first Saturday of September. Troughout the years of its existence the festival has marked different transformations of the terlik. The accent is on the terlik – simple but colorful part of the traditional clothing at the village region.
The “Terlika” festival’s aim is to attract the attention to the small villages as it puts unusual accent on the connection between the ancient and today’s cults. In the program of the festival are included different performances and art workshops taking place in the month before the “Terlika” festival. The international plener “Art horizons ” in Duzhdovnitsa, in collaboration of art movement “Krug” and Kurdzhali municipality, is held in the night of the “Terlik” festival as a part of the National cultural calendar by the Ministry of culture.