The municipality defines itself as a keeper of heritage and it proves this by the many in number revitalization of folklore customs, national traditional holidays, by the support it gave to artists representing all genres of art and also by having a colorful calendar of cultural events.
Pavlikeni is a center of attraction for cultural activities and artists from all over the world. In the last two years it hosted various exhibitions of graphic applied and stage art that changed the appearance of the town in the center of the Danube plane and served as demonstration that culture cult united the local community. Finnish, Japanese, Tibetan, Italian and Belarusian artists are only part of the authors who presented their art in the town of 14 thousand citizens.
An emblematic event for Pavlikeni is the „Flash Music“ International Photo Salon that has taken place in here in the last 6 successive years under the patronages of the International Federation of Photographic Art and Academy of Photography Bulgaria Yanka Kyurkchieva.
Recently, Pavlikeni has started the initiative of having its own photographic plein - air entitled „Pavlikeni Region and its people“. In the eve of the 70th anniversary of the town, masters of the lens gathered in the ancient and eternal town in order to capture the spirituality and genuine mentality of the people of Pavlikeni in their shots.