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  • Fri
    23
    Mar
    2018
    Sun
    25
    Mar
    2018
  • Mon
    02
    Apr
    2018
    Mon
    30
    Apr
    2018
    Naxos

    At the Venetian Castle Cultutral Center of Catholic Church

  • Fri
    06
    Apr
    2018
    Sun
    08
    Apr
    2018
    Syros

    Syros is the one of the few places in Greece where those of the Catholic and Orthodox faiths celebrate Holy Easter together

  • Fri
    20
    Apr
    2018
    Sun
    22
    Apr
    2018
    Naxos

    The paths will change starting and finishing point and will start from the town of Naxos. In the earlier two routes will be added and two new ones, a City Trail in old and picturesque castle of Chora of Naxos, and a route for children.

  • Sun
    22
    Apr
    2018
    Finikas Syros

    The municipality of Syros-Ermoupolis, the Local community of Phoenix and the athletic cultural association – Runners Syrou, co-organizing the races 3 km, 6 km men/women and children 100 m races in parallel. (for pre-school children), 200 m. (for children 1st and 2nd grade), 400 m (for children c and d grade) and 800 m (for kids (e) and (f) Municipal) at noon on Sunday 22 April 2018, in Phoenix.

     

    http://www.syrosrunners.gr

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    Kimolos

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Sat
    26
    May
    2018
    6:30 pmHermoupolis Syros

    The South Aegean region, the municipality of Syros-Ermoupolis and sports cultural Club – Runners Syrou, co-organizing races 2.5 km, 5 km, 10 km men/women and children 100 m races in parallel. (for pre-school children), 300 m. (from 6 years up to 10 years), and 500 m (from 11 years and up), the three-day of penticost and more specifically the afternoon of Saturday 26 May 2018, in Syros.

  • Fri
    15
    Jun
    2018
    9:00 pmGalissas

    The Embellishing Cultural Association of Galissas, Galissas Siros nautical club and the local community Festival, organized with a view to the Port feast of the Holy Heart of Jesus. ‎
    ‎ ‎
    ‎The event will be held in Galissas on 15 June, Friday. ‎

    We invite you to dance and entertain with live orchestra. ‎
    ‎ ‎
    ‎Friendly participation of Educational Filotechnikoy Association of Phoenix as well as the traditional workshop of Syros ' Delivery ' Perfume.

  • Thu
    21
    Jun
    2018
    Sun
    24
    Jun
    2018
    Various Locations

    The premium multi-sport event of Syros, Trimore Syros Triathlon. At least 700 athletes took part last year

  • Thu
    21
    Jun
    2018
    Sun
    24
    Jun
    2018
    Ermoupolis

    Ermoupolis Choral Festival is a wonderful initiative of the Syros Music Club, a well-established cultural association of Syros; choral ensembles from all over Greece and the world come to Syros for concerts.

  • Fri
    22
    Jun
    2018
    Mon
    25
    Jun
    2018
    Syros

    Friday (Hermes Hotel)

    Saturday (Cultural center)

    Sunday (The Plaza)

    Monday
    Beach party at Asteria Beach Bar

  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    Folegandros

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Sat
    30
    Jun
    2018
    Sun
    01
    Jul
    2018
    6:00 pmSyros

    You can win a champion title in a weekend on Syros island (GREECE) ! 2 x C.A.C.I.B. - 3 C.A.C.

  • Sat
    07
    Jul
    2018
    Fri
    20
    Jul
    2018
    Hermoupolis

    A vision of Angeliki Sigourou, the 6th International DanceFest features a wealth of events and workshops on contemporary dance, choreography, ballet, clown improvisation, dance architecture, Alexander technique, body music, theatre, flamenco, and yoga; also, a creative-dance workshop for people with and without mobility impairments, and a creative contemporary dance workshop for parents and children. Moreover, on tap are dance and theatre performances from Greece and other countries, as well as parallel events in public spaces. Notably, in 2016, Acropoditi Dance Theatre Company received the Karolos Koun Award for Medusa and their outstanding contribution to Syros culture.

  • Sat
    14
    Jul
    2018
    Wed
    25
    Jul
    2018
    Hermoupolis

    SIFF was founded in 2013 by Jacob Moe in collaboration with Cassandra Celestin. An annual meeting place for Greek and international indie cinema, with a variety of sections, including a competition section, shorts and feature films, special tributes, and many side events and debates, which take place in remodelled and traditional venues and other fantastic locations on the island. The Syros International Film Festival is organised in collaboration with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and the Onassis Cultural Centre. A unique experience, featuring major Greek and international filmmakers.

  • Sun
    15
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    29
    Jul
    2018
    Syros

    Organised every year on the island of Syros, the International Festival of the Aegean plays host to extraordinary opera recitals that attract thousands of visitors. Founded in 2005 by the Greek-American conductor and music director Peter Tiboris as a labour of his love for Syros and the iconic Apollon Theatre, the festival, now in its 14th edition, under artistic director Eilana Lappalainen, attracts world-class artists from many countries and makes the capital of the Cyclades a summer destination for music lovers from Europe and all over the world.

  • Mon
    23
    Jul
    2018
    Fri
    27
    Jul
    2018
    Syros

    Hermoupolis Guitar Festival is regarded as one of the top guitar festivals in Greece.

  • Wed
    25
    Jul
    2018
    Mon
    13
    Aug
    2018
    Serifos

    DATES TO BE CONFIRMED

     

  • Fri
    27
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    29
    Jul
    2018
    Ermoupolis

    Eye's Walk Festival is an innovative festival in Greece that connects the unique architectural legacy of Syros with public space and the community of the island.

  • Sat
    04
    Aug
    2018
    6:30 pmIkaria

    The Ikaria 5K & 10K- Run
    Registrations will automatically close once the participation limit per race is met (Participation Limit in the 5K: 150, and 10K: 100)
    Places are selling really fast so book early!

    Event Schedule
    Saturday, 4th of August 2018

    • Start time of the Races: 18.30
    Starting and Finishing Point: The race will start and finish at the Plagia Village central square.
    Time limit: 1.5 hours

  • Thu
    09
    Aug
    2018
    Fri
    10
    Aug
    2018
    Ano Syros

    August Moons is two days of rebetika music performed by local musicians at tavernas and on the streets of Ano Syros.

  • Fri
    10
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    19
    Aug
    2018
    Ermoupolis

    High-quality music concerts by world-renowned orchestras, conductors, chamber music artists, soloists, and performers. A firmly established festival of international appeal remembers all the great artists who have honoured it with their presence, including Leonidas Kavakos, Nobuko Imai, Michaela Martin, Frans Helmerson, Radovan Vlatkovic, Jannis Vakarelis, Costas Kotsiolis, Michel Lethiec, in a rich, diverse programme at the Apollon Theatre, the architectural gem of Ermoupolis. One of the festival’s founders is the important Greek music artist, principal violinist of the Greek National Opera, and artistic director of the festival, Yannos Margaziotis.

  • Wed
    15
    Aug
    2018
    Thu
    30
    Aug
    2018
    Patmos

    2nd Photospere festival. Its a open air photography in which professional and amateur photographers display there photos.

  • Thu
    16
    Aug
    2018
    12:00 pmGalissas

    Syros culture 2018 Summer Beach Party. 3000 people last year ! Exact date not confirmed.

  • Mon
    20
    Aug
    2018
    Sat
    25
    Aug
    2018
    Syros

    Each summer, accordionists from Greece and other countries meet on Syros to share their passion for music. Since 2012, the festival has been supported by accordionists and accordion lovers. Spurred by their love for the accordion, Christelle Loukitch and Kandia Printezi (of Ourios Anemos nonprofit organisation) showcase the diverse possibilities of the instrument. Now in its seventh edition on Syros, the festival features unique accordion concerts and recitals in the only event dedicated to the accordion in Greece. Moreover, recitals by acclaimed accordionists, seminars, exhibitions, children’s workshops, concerts and dancing events

  • Mon
    27
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    09
    Sep
    2018
    Antiparos

    Duration: Mon 27 Aug – Sun 9 Sep

    At the Art Gallery

  • Wed
    29
    Aug
    2018
    Sun
    02
    Sep
    2018
    Syros

    3rd Rembetiko festival Syra of Markos Vamvakaris

    Facebook

  • Fri
    31
    Aug
    2018
    Tue
    04
    Sep
    2018
    Syros

    Type of groups that can participate: Traditional folk dance groups-Folk song groups -Choirs.

  • Sat
    01
    Sep
    2018
    Various Athens

    Date of Event
    Every Weekend from Friday to Sunday.
    All booking should take place at least 1 month before!

    Races
    Half Marathon, 5km Road Race, 10km Road Race

    Event Schedule
    Friday: 19:00 - Training at the Olympic Stadium of Athens
    Saturday: 12:00 - Running in the National Gardens of Athens (Zappeion)
    Depending on the weather and the time of the year we might change this run to the Athens Riviera
    Sunday: 09:00-12:00 - Running Event / Race
    Depending on the weekend you will have the opportunity to join a 5K or a 10K or a Halfmarathon somewhere in Athens.

    In case that there is no event schedule we have organised long runs in the Athens center (around Acropolis) or in the Athens Riviera

  • Fri
    07
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    09
    Sep
    2018
    Ios

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Sat
    08
    Sep
    2018
    Antiparos

    The Swimming Race “Paros Antiparos Channel Crossing 2018” will take place on Saturday the 8th of September.

    It was scheduled to take place earlier this summer, it was cancelled, but now all the difficulties are gone and Antiparos is ready again to host this great sports event!

    Stay tuned for more details!

  • Fri
    21
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    23
    Sep
    2018
    Syros

    Stray Art Festival explores the different forms of urban art in all their diversity. Popular street and graffiti artists, alongside music and theatre performers, celebrate street culture. The festival is augmented by side events featuring music, dance, theatre, and sports. It was conceived by the students of the Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering, University of the Aegean, and has been enthusiastically embraced by the Syros community.

  • Sat
    22
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    23
    Sep
    2018
    Serifos

    Races
    20km, 10km, 5Km and Fun Race (1km and 500m for children), Swimming Race:1.000m, 3.000m and kids’ race (100m and 300m)

    Friday, 21st of September 2018
    20.00 Opening Ceremony at Serifos Port
    21.30-23.00 Welcome drink at Chora (raki-meze)

    Saturday, 22nd of September 2018
    09.00 Serifos Mines Tour (Megalo Livadi of Serifos)
    11.00 Kids’ race Start time (Livadi of Serifos-Finikas)
    11.00 - 14.00 Brunch for the athletes (Indigo cafe - Livadi)
    17.30 20km Start time (Vagia, asphalt cross point with the road to the beach)
    18.00 10km Start time (Vagia, asphalt cross point with the road to the beach)
    18.05 5km Start time (Vagia, asphalt cross point with the road to the beach)
    18.30 - 21.30 Athlete’s Welcome drink (Vagia beach)

    Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
    10.00 Kids’ Swimming race Start time (Avlomona beach - Calma)
    11.00 Swimming race Start time (Avlomona beach - Calma)
    13.00 Athlete’s Welcome snack in an event with music (Avlomona beach - Calma Cafe)

    Entry Fee
    Your participation to the race is paid and secured by RunninGreece.

    Running Greece

  • Wed
    26
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    30
    Sep
    2018
    Syros

    Animasyros has grown into one of the world’s 20 most important animation festivals. Founded by Vassilis Karamitsanis, the festival features competition sections, special screenings at Poseidonia and in the medieval settlement of Ano Syros, film presentations, special tributes, secret screenings, major international guests, workshops for people with disabilities and the Agora – an annual market for leading animation professionals at Ermoupolis. Welcoming hundreds of animated characters and even more animation fans from around the world, the festival is organised in collaboration with major partners, including the Onassis Cultural Centre and the Greek National Opera.

  • Sat
    29
    Sep
    2018
    Sun
    30
    Sep
    2018
    Andros

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Thu
    04
    Oct
    2018
    Sat
    06
    Oct
    2018
    Syros

    Jazz Festival Syros

    The Jazz Festival Syros created from the affection of Vangelis and Yanni Aragianni Syrianwn Roussos to Jazz music. Launched in 2013, but the players had organized many important concerts in years past, starting from 2016. One of the highlights was the 2010 the presence of two major American artists of the bokalista Miles Griffith and drummer Clarence Penn. The Festival hosts every year important bands from Greece and abroad. Besides concerts, include seminars improvisation and film screenings on jazz, the Apollo Theater, as well as parallel events, which stand out for their quality. The events of the Festival are the epilogue of the cultural programme of the municipality of Hermoupolis of Syros –, the month of October, which is now an integral part of the culture on the island.

    http://syrosjazzfestival.gr/

  • Fri
    05
    Oct
    2018
    Sun
    07
    Oct
    2018
    Syros

    Syros Jazz Festival is the fruit of Vangelis Aragiannis and Yannis Roussos’s love for Jazz music. The festival began in 2013, and its organisers had already produced a number of important live music concerts. One of the festival’s highlights was the presence in 2010 of two great American artists, singer Miles Griffith and drummer Clarence Penn. Every year, the festival hosts important acts from Greece and other countries. In addition to concerts, it features improvisation seminars and Jazz film screenings at Apollon Theatre, as well as high-quality side events.

  • Fri
    05
    Oct
    2018
    Sun
    07
    Oct
    2018
    7:10 amOia and Fira

    Santorini Experience 2018 running in a stunning scenery in one of many beautiful islands in the Cyclades. Stunning views, amazing swimming and running routes, majestic sunset in one of the top islands in the world are here to amaze you with one of the most extraordinary sports events in Greece.

  • Sat
    06
    Oct
    2018
    Mon
    08
    Oct
    2018
    Antiparos

    The 3rd Optimist & Laser 4.7 Race in Antiparos  will take place on 6 – 8 October 2018.

  • Sat
    06
    Oct
    2018
    Sun
    28
    Oct
    2018
    9:45 amVarious

    The Andros on Foot Festival is a celebration through an exploration of the exceptional beauty of Andros on foot. It is a unique event that will bring together the people of Andros with walkers from the rest of Greece and abroad to experience a mixture of walking and local culture. Local cultural associations in villages across the island are preparing a range of enjoyable activities along the network of hiking routes.

    23 days of hiking through a hidden treasure of wondrous places,

    visit the historical monuments & villages of Andros,

    for fiestas, dances, games and arts,

    experience local flavours cooked by locals.

    Andros On Foot Festival

  • Sat
    20
    Oct
    2018
    Sun
    21
    Oct
    2018
    Kythnos

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Tue
    06
    Nov
    2018
    PAROS ISLAND - PRODROMOS VILLAGE

    Chickpeas

    Revithada, a traditional recipe based on chickpeas is baked in old fashioned ovens (heated by woods and charcoals) in Prodromos village every August. The guests have the opportunity to watch the preparation of revithada, which is baked from Saturday night till Sunday morning and is served after the prayers in the village church. Many delicacies based on chickpeas are being offered to visitors accompanied by wine, souma and traditional music. There is also a photo gallery which consists of old photos showing the cultivation of chickpeas throughout the ages.

  • Sat
    01
    Dec
    2018
    Sun
    02
    Dec
    2018
    Tinos

    Focusing on some of the small Cycladic islands, the 2018 championship will kick off in May with races on Kimolos and then continue on to Folegandros, Ios, Andros, Kythnos and Tinos.

  • Thu
    02
    May
    2019
    Sun
    05
    May
    2019
    Ermoupoli Syros

    Festival in Ermoupoli

    Traditional dance festival "Syrianopatw', children's and teenage dance groups show a rich music-dance program with traditional dances from all over Greece! The Festival is organized by the Folklore – dance group "the wisdom of tradition.

    https://www.facebook.com/syrianopato/

  • Sat
    01
    Jun
    2019
    SYROS ISLAND - FINIKAS VILLAGE

    Zucchinis

    Festival For the last 4 years, every June in the village of Finikas, this festival takes place dedicated to zucchinis. Traditional recipes based on this product are offered to locals and guests along with traditional music and wine.

  • Sat
    01
    Jun
    2019
    TINOS ISLAND - KOMI VILLAGE

    Artichoke is one of the main agricultural products of Tinos, which the residents have cultivated throughout the ages. Every June, in the village of Komi, the ladies of the village prepare many recipes based on artichoke and offer them to visitors.

  • Sat
    01
    Jun
    2019
    Sun
    02
    Jun
    2019
    Syros

    Festival of choirs

    The Festival of choirs of Ermoupoli is a major initiative of the Music Group, which has established itself as an institution in the cultural life of the island, with the participation of choirs from all over Greece and abroad.

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/117153118316400

  • Fri
    14
    Jun
    2019
    Sat
    15
    Jun
    2019
    Syros

    Syros Tango Festival

    A magnificent Festival, full of passion, takes place on the island in recent years, under the supervision and the event's soul, Christina Sariogloy. For the fifth consecutive year, the Festival of Argentine Tango intends to have an international dimension, with the participation of distinguished artists from Argentina, Europe and Greece, aiming at an even greater turnout foreign and domestic tourists. Will include seminars for all levels of stakeholders, dance nights and performances that will please us.

    Link

  • Mon
    01
    Jul
    2019
    NAXOS ISLAND

    Fabulous Potato Festival

    In July, the Union of Rural Cooperatives in cooperation with the cultural association of Saint Arsenios and the Region of South Aegean organise a fabulous potato festival. More than 4.000 people participate every year enjoying dancing with traditional music and tasting many recipes based on potatoes. Naxos is well known for its delicious potatoes, cultivating almost 17.000 tons every year and 1.500 tons of potato seeds.

  • Mon
    01
    Jul
    2019
    PAROS ISLAND - NAOUSSA VILLAGE

    Sea Festival

    Every July, a festival takes place in Naoussa village dedicated to the sea. The local Women Association of the village which organizes this event, offers fresh fried fish, raki (named as “souma” in Paros) and wine to the guests. Many local traditional music groups take part in this festival.

  • Mon
    01
    Jul
    2019
    PAROS ISLAND - PAROIKIA

    In Parikia village every July, the local authority of the island organizes this festIval offering fresh fried fish, souma and wine to the guests. Live traditional music accompanies this event.

  • Mon
    01
    Jul
    2019
    Sat
    06
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    Rebetiko Music Festival

    Rebetiko Music Festival started in 2016 from the municipality of Syros – Syros, in cooperation with the Company development and progress of the Chamber of Cyclades, and was established as an institution in the cultural life of the island. The connection of the island with the urban folk music, which prevails as an integral cultural element attribute from the first decades of the 20th century. in the musical events of the island and respect and recognition in the great Markos Vamvakaris, who has made the rebetiko music and the island known to the whole world, have been the springboard for the creation of the Festival. For this year, the Festival includes a wide variety of events, such as concerts, theatrical performances, lectures, exhibitions, workshops and events for children, in order to promote the contribution of the Rebetiko Markos Vamvakaris and his hometown in Greece and abroad.

    https://www.facebook.com/rembetikofestival

  • Sat
    06
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    International Dance Festival

    The Dance Center Akropoditi, after the establishment of the "International Dance Festival and Dance Akropoditi DanceFest', with the vision of Angelic Sigourou, organises the 7th International Dance Festival, with multilateral actions, such as contemporary dance workshops, choreography, improvisation, classical ballet technique clown , dance, technical architecture Alexander , Body music, Theatre, Flamenco and Yoga, creative dance workshop for people with and without motor, creative contemporary dance workshop for parents and children. It also includes dance and theater performances from Greece and abroad, as well as parallel actions in public spaces. It is worth mentioning that the 2016 Akropoditi dance theatre awarded by prizes Karolos Koun to MEDUSA expression and for the overall project in Syros.

    http://dancefest.akropoditi.gr/index.php/gr/

  • Sun
    14
    Jul
    2019
    Sun
    28
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    The International Festival

    The International Festival, which takes place annually on the island of Syros welcomes exquisite melodies and great performances operatikoy Repertory, which attract thousands of visitors. Founded in 2005 by love, so to Syros for the iconic Apollo Theater, the Greek-American conductor and Director Peter Tiboris. Entering the 15the season of the Festival, with artistic director the Eilana Lappalainen, has managed to attract worldwide artists from dozens of countries and has become a summer destination for art lovers from Europe and other places, dropping anchor in the capital of the Cyclades.

    http://www.festivaloftheaegean.com/

  • Tue
    16
    Jul
    2019
    Mon
    22
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    Syros International Film Festival

    The SIFF founded in 2013 from the INSPIRER of Jacob Moe, in collaboration with Cassandra Celestine. An annual meeting of Greek and international independent films with major movie sections, competitive sections, short films and feature films, specials and many parallel events and discussions that take place in anadiamorfwmenoys and traditional places of the island. The International Film Festival has secured major partnerships, such as the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and the Roof Foundation. An unusual experience with great filmmakers from Greece and abroad addressed to all our senses at the same time.

    http://syrosfilmfestival.org/siff_2016_wp/

  • Mon
    22
    Jul
    2019
    Fri
    26
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    Guitar Festival of Syros

    Creative commingling musicians of professors and students at the Guitar Festival of Syros. Top musicians and pedagogues, rich program with evening concerts, mini concerts entitled "musical delight", international contest "Kitharistikoi Games", Master Class, Tutorials for beginners, guitar orchestra students from participants musicians. The Festival's artistic director is Angelo Nikolopoulos, which with its consistency has managed to create one of the oldest Festivals carried out with absolute success all these years on the island.

    http://www.quitarfestival.gr/

  • Mon
    22
    Jul
    2019
    Sat
    27
    Jul
    2019
    Syros

    Accordion Festival

    Every summer accordionists from all over Greece and abroad give Rendezvous in Syros and share their passion for music. By 2012 the Festival is a volunteer effort and akornteonistwn friends of the accordion. Representatives of the Organization "Tailwind" Kristel Loykits and Kandia Printezi to leverage their love for the accordion to election in all its dimensions. For 8the year in Syros, the Festival includes great musical performances and accordion pioneer of unique event for this musical instrument throughout the country. Well-known artists, seminars, trade shows, accordion workshops for children, concerts and dance festivals.

    http://syrosaccordionfestival.com/

  • Thu
    01
    Aug
    2019
    NAXOS ISLAND

    Honey Festival

    Because of its rich flora, Naxos has approximately 5.000 beehives, producing almost 50 tons of virgin thyme annually. The honey festival takes place during August having many educational activities focused on both children and adults. The villagers also reveal many recipes based on honey.

  • Thu
    01
    Aug
    2019
    PAROS ISLAND - ALYKI VILLAGE

    Takes place in Alyki village every August where the guests can taste fresh fish and wine.

  • Thu
    01
    Aug
    2019
    SYROS ISLAND - FINIKAS VILLAGE

    Every August the fishermen of the island cook the delicious recipe of kakavia and offer it to guests along with wine.

  • Sat
    03
    Aug
    2019
    SANTORINI ISLAND

    Santo Wines

    It is celebrated during the first Saturday of August and organized by Santo Wines (the cooperative union of local products of Santorini). It is a celebration of the first day of the year’s harvest and a representation of the traditional way of harvesting. It is accompanied by local songs and customs of the viticulture.

  • Sat
    03
    Aug
    2019
    SYROS ISLAND - POSEIDONIA VILLAGE

    Sardines

    Every August on Agkathopes beach, a festival is held dedicated to the seine fishing nets and the sardines. Great quantities of sardines are baked on charcoal and served to guests and locals.

  • Sat
    03
    Aug
    2019
    ANDROS ISLAND

    Fourtalia is a type of omelette with potatoes, sausages and local cheese. Every August in Messaria village, visitors and locals have the opportunity to taste this delicacy which is prepared and served by villagers.

  • Fri
    09
    Aug
    2019
    Sun
    18
    Aug
    2019
    Syros

    International Classical Music Festival

    Ypsiloy artistic level concerts with orchestras from abroad. Conductors and soloists and chamber music performers. The Festival has become an institution with international reach, travels in time, remember all the artists of international repute who have honor, such as Leonidas Kavakos, Nobuko Imai, Frans Helmerson, Michaela Martin, Radovan Vlatkovic, Janis Vakarelis, Kostas Kotsiwlis, Michel Lethiec, presenting a program rich and versatile in the historic Apollo Theater. The Greek violinist, first leading the National Opera and artistic director of the Festival, Yiannos Margaziwtis, was one of the authors.

    http://www.festivalcyclades.com/index.php

  • Sat
    17
    Aug
    2019
    PAROS ISLAND - LEFKES VILLAGE

    Snails

    Every first Saturday after the 15th of August, a well known festival dedicated to snails takes place in the mountain village of Lefkes. The traditional recipe, made up of snails baked with garlic, is served accompanied by wine and traditional music.

  • Mon
    19
    Aug
    2019
    Sun
    25
    Aug
    2019
    Syros

    The organ festival "ANO"

    The organ festival "ANO" is organized by the Catholic Diocese of Syros and the Greek Catholics, Link aiming at offering high-level cultural events, highlighting the uniqueness of the organ of the The Cathedral of St. George in Ano Syros, which is the oldest pipe organ, which is in operation in Greece – built in 1888 by the famous Zeno Fedeli. Takes place in an amazing spot on top of the island with direct views of the Aegean Sea, creating a major attraction in the medieval settlement of Ano Syros.

    https://www.facebook.com/anofestival/

  • Sat
    24
    Aug
    2019
    SANTORINI ISLAND - PERISSA VILLAGE

    Fisherman’s Feast

    The festival is held in Perissa village (the creek of Koladas) during the last weekend of August. The "Fisherman’s Feast" refers to the representation of the traditional way of fishing in Santorini at the time that there were no mechanical means.

  • Fri
    30
    Aug
    2019
    Sat
    31
    Aug
    2019
    Syros

    Eye's Walk Digital Festival

    The Festival connects the unique architectural heritage of Syros with contemporary art video installation art. Friendship Milidaki and her team has created a global Festival originality. International artists creating video art installation at the neoclassical buildings of Syros. The Festival is the only festival art in public space in Greece. The canvas the city's buildings, where the arts of video installation, art & performing art meet.

    https://www.facebook.com/eyeswalk

     

  • Sun
    01
    Sep
    2019
    NAXOS ISLAND

    Cheese

    Approximately 1.000 tons of the famous graviera cheese is produced every year on the island. the cheese is labelled as Protected Designation of Origin (PDO). Because of its rich flora and the perfect climate conditions, Naxos has about 4.500 bovines and 110.000 goats and sheep. The produced varieties of cheese and meat are well known for their excellent quality. The festival takes place in September, it is organized by the Union of Rural Cooperatives and aims to further promote this famous product.

  • Sun
    01
    Sep
    2019
    SIFNOS ISLAND - ARTEMONAS VILLAGE

    Sifnos is well known for its legacy on gastronomy. This famous festival takes place in the village of Artemonas, every September and is dedicated to the Sifnian chef, Nikolaos Tselementes. In this event, delegations (consisted from professional chefs and amateurs) from other Cycladic islands visit Sifnos in order to cook and offer their traditional recipes to the guests. Every island has a stand and for three days many traditional delicacies of the Aegean islands are being served.

  • Wed
    18
    Sep
    2019
    Sun
    22
    Sep
    2019
    Syros

    Animasyros

    The Animasyros managed to become one of the 20 major cartoon Festival in the world. Festival Chairman Vassilis Karamitsanis, by his love for Syros, has created an international festival that stands out. Includes competitive sections, special screenings in Posidonia and the medieval settlement of Ano Syros, presentations of films, tributes, secret views, important international guests, workshops for people with disabilities and the Market, an annual meeting of top professionals in the world animation in Ermoupoli. It hosts hundreds of animated characters and even more friends of animation from around the world, with great partnerships such as those of the roof of the Onassis Foundation and the National Opera.

    http://www.animasyros.gr/

  • Fri
    20
    Sep
    2019
    Sun
    22
    Sep
    2019
    Syros

    Stray Art Festival

    The Stray Art Festival combines different forms of expression of public space in urban environment. Favorite artists of street art and Graffiti, supported by dozens of musicians, actors and performers celebrate the street culture with main axis the murals. A Festival, which includes events of music, dance, theater and sporting events. The Festival is an initiative of students of the Department of product and systems design engineering, University of the Aegean, which embraced from the first moment the society.

    https://www.facebook.com/strayartfestival/

  • Tue
    01
    Oct
    2019
    NAXOS ISLAND - MONI VILLAGE

    Raki

    During October all the traditional distilleries of the island prepare to produce raki. The fragrance of the produced spirits and the aromas of the baked goat meat and quinces spread all over the island. In late November, in the village of Moni the raki festival takes place where everyone is invited to watch the procedure of raki’s distillation and taste the traditional spirit.