The Athens Epidaurus Festival was founded in 1955 and takes place every summer. There are several locations where the events are organized, including the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus and the Peiraios 260 space, which is the latest addition. In 2023, the main festival starts on June 1st and ends on August 26th, but happenings are scheduled throughout the year.
The events of the festival are centered around the theater, music, dance and other forms of art. Guests will have the opportunity to watch an array of plays, concerts of any type of music, dance performances and interesting talks, among others. The goal is to make the festival have an international character by presenting performances by both Greek artists and those coming from all over the world. In addition, it opens opportunities for locals to be represented internationally and showcase their work abroad.
The Athens Epidaurus Festival becomes a meeting point for art lovers, with unique events that guarantee to satisfy any taste and preference. Tickets for each event are sold individually.