The "Miorița" national pastoral song competition and festival that has more than 10 years tradition now takes place in Toplița. This is the only pastoral song competition in Romania.
The goal is the guarding of the popular traditions and songs related to the shepherding. The aim of the competition is to discover young talents in the field of popular music.
The main organizer of the festival is the Cultural Center of Hargita County the Mayor's Office of Toplița and the "Rapsodia Călimanului" National Popular Ensemble .