Greek Lighthouses Open to Public on Sunday

Greece’s Navy is opening 30 lighthouses around the country to the public on Sunday (August 21) as part of the International Lighthouse and Lightship...

Free Full Moon Events Commence Around Greece on August 17

A series of events are planned in sites and museums throughout the country on five nights around the August full moon, which falls on...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center Reopens with Free Events for the Public in August

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) announced on Thursday it will be opening its doors once again to the public on August 16, organizing...

Rembetiko Festival in Syros Pays Tribute to Greek Musician Markos Vamvakaris

The Municipality of Syros in collaboration with thee Cyclades Chamber are organizing the first Rembetiko Festival to take place on the island. The festival...

Ancient Cycladic Jewelry on Display at Mykonos Museum

A display of Cycladic jewelry from Neolithic times to present is on display at the renovated Archaeological Museum of Mykonos. The exhibit shows beautiful artifacts...

Corfu Ready for Barcarolle Festival with Fireworks and Flaming Boats

The Barcarolle, a spectacular celebration-festival is held every year in the Ionian Sea, illuminated by lights of boats in Faliraki bay of Corfu. The event commemorates...

Eco-friendly Fashion Exhibition ‘Healthy Seas Fashion Project’ Travels to Crete

CRETAquarium, one of Europe’s largest and most contemporary aquaria, near Heraklion, Crete, has opened its doors to the “Healthy Seas Fashion Project”, an exhibition...

Ross Daly Invites 140 Musicians from Around the World to the Greek Island of...

Houdetsi, a well-known village in Crete, will fill with music in the coming days, thanks to the 7th Houdetsi Music Festival. World music will...

The Passion for the Olympic Games in a Collection

The passion for the Olympic Games to some people is not only about the excitement of the sporting events. For many, it is the...

TIF: Dancing Its Way into the Guinness Book of World Records

The organizing team of the Thessaloniki International Fair is planning on achieving a Guinness World Record for the largest Pontic “Omal” dance in both...

Live at at Herodes Atticus Odeon: Vladimir and Dimitri Ashkenazy to Perform on Aug....

Master musician, conductor and pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy, with his son Dimitri Ashkenazy on solo clarinet, returns to the Odeon of Herodes Atticus on August...

‘Home’ Is the Theme for the 6th Thessaloniki Contemporary Art Biennale in 2017

The concept of "home" in collective and individual imagination -- as a community, country, roots, childhood, refuge but also in terms of its practical...