AmCham Independence Day Celebration 2022

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AmCham Independence Day Celebration 2022


5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

We are thrilled to announce to you a long-awaited event – the AmCham Independence Day Celebration. In 2022 we shall get together finally in person.

The registration is now open! Stay tuned for details about the music and partners. One thing is guaranteed – this will be a great event thanks to you all!

July 2nd, 2022

5 p.m.

Sofia Tech Park

Live Performance

Lubo Kirov

Lubo Kirov is a music artist, lyrics author, and producer. Since child he plays the piano and on drums. He graduated the National Art Academy with a master’s degree.

Lubo is among the greatest Bulgarian music artists, while collecting many other talents within himself. He has written numerous of children songs for other artists that have turned into hits. He is a composer, instrumental player, painter, and producer.

During his career he has won lot’s of awards – for Best Performer, for Music, for Best Selling Album, etc. Lubo Kirov is in Forbes България chart as one of the 70 most influential individuals in the country. His concerts and club shows remain the audience’s hearths with their amazing live atmosphere. He is mentor at 2021 Voice of Bulgaria show.

hug or handshake

hug or handshake is an indie rock/pop duo consisting of Petar Trifonov and Anton Georgiev. They formed the band on a cold December night when they found out they listened to the same kind of music and their minds spoke the same language.

Anton Georgiev is part of the 2022 Forbes 30 Under 30 selection in “Culture, Art, and Media” category


Registration Process & Details

Registration is open till July 1st, 12:00 p.m. Only guests who have registered through the on-line system will be allowed to the party.

  • When you register, you will receive by e-mail automatic system confirmation.

  • After your bank transfer payment, you will receive a message with a link to download your personal QR code which you need to print out and bring with you to the event. A mobile version is also available.

  • Upon presenting the QR code at the entrance you will receive a voucher for consumption.

  • All kids up to 18 years of age this year are free of charge and would not need preliminary registration. They will receive their passes upon their appearance at the entrance.

Bank details:

American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria
Citibank Europe Plc. Bulgaria Branch
IBAN: BG87CITI92501042000206
Note: Independence Day 2022

In case you have paid the participation fees and you are unable to attend, we can refund you if cancellation is received via email no later than 3 days before the event. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after this deadline.

Event Partners


AmCham Independence Day Celebration is well-known with its raffle full of superb prizes, thanks to our in-kind sponsors. This year is not an exception. Raffle tickets will be available during the event, July 2nd.

  • BGN 10 per 1 ticket.
  • BGN 40 for 5 tickets.
  • BGN 60 for 8 tickets.
  • BGN 100 for 15 tickets.

Buy tickets for BGN 60 or BGN 100 and you win a prize immediately.


Dimitar Berbatov’s success as a notable public figure and his concept of philanthropy not as an act aiming to attain further reputation, but rather as a tool to achieve a positive change of the environment we live in, has resulted in the establishment of the foundation after his name.

The mission of the Foundation is to variously help young people educate themselves, develop their talents, as well as give them a chance to share their abilities with the world. 

17:00 – 18:00Welcoming the guests & music
18:00 – 19:00 Party begins with Live Music by
“Hug or Handshake”

Intro by the MC Tony McMurray, AmCham Board member

19:00 – 19:30Official Opening

Olivier Marquette, AmCham Bulgaria President
H.E. Herro Mustafa, U.S. Ambassador to Bulgaria
Petar Т. Ivanov, CEO, AmCham Bulgaria

19:30 – 20:20Live Music by
“Hug or Handshake”
20:20 – 20:50Charity Raffle
20:50 – 21:50Live Music by
Lubo Kirov
21:50 – ………..Fireworks & Party Cake

Diamond Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Contact us

For details or cancellations, you can contact the AmCham office at [email protected] or at +359889 033713

Flashback to AmCham Independence Day Celebration 2019