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Athens Open Air Film Festival 2017

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

Athens Open Air Film Festival -admittedly one of the most exciting and anticipated events of the summer- is back for the 7th year with an updated program that will mesmerize the audience and add a dash of cinematic allure to our evenings.

The Theatre Of Disappearance - Adrian Villar Rojas

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

The celebrated, provocative project “The Theatre Of Disappearance” from the renowned Argentinian artist Adrian Villar Rojas is taking over the National Observatory of Athens from June 1st to September 24th, aiming to challenge our perception of the much visited and loved neoclassical edifice.

Black Lips live in Gagarin 205 Music Space

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

In August 24th, Black Lips will shake the beloved Gagarin 205 with their awesome tunes and rockabilly attitude, in a music concert that must simply not be missed.

“La Femme” live in Technopolis, Gazi

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

The beloved band will appear on the stage of Technopolis in Gazi on September 2nd, on the one year anniversary from the release of their latest and most successful album “Mystere”.

City Lights Dinner in the Sky Athens

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

Have you ever wondered how would it be like to admire the breathtaking view of Athens not from a hill or a roof bar, but hanging 50 meters over its very center?

Maria Callas tribute exhibition in B & M Theocharakis Foundation

Posted on 10 Jul 2017 | Category: Events

To honor the 40 years anniversary from her passing, the B & M Theocharakis Foundation organizes a unique tribute exhibition to honor the great artist.

Ejekt Festival 2017

Posted on 28 Jun 2017 | Category: Events

One of the leading music festivals in Greece, Ejekt Festival has become - since its establishment in 2005- the audience’s favorite due to its amazing line up and upbeat, summerish atmosphere.

The Greek Song is still Alive II - Oloi mazi boroume & Dionisis Savvopoulos

Posted on 14 Jun 2017 | Category: Events

In this challenging times, where the crisis in not only economic but affects our personal lives and routine, it is necessary that we take a step back and remember to be more humane, more giving and more caring towards each other and especially towards those who suffer the most.

Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2017

Posted on 06 Jun 2017 | Category: Events

Admittedly the most respected Greek cultural institution - and one of the most highly anticipated among the audience - the Athens and Epidaurus Festival is back this year to celebrate history and culture through the performative arts.

Divine Dialogues - Cy Twombly And Greek Antiquity

Posted on 30 May 2017 | Category: Events

From May 25th to September 3d, the Museum of Cycladic Art will be hosting the much-anticipated exhibition “Divine Dialogues”, which will feature 30 works of art of the renowned American artist Cy Twombly.

“Art Nouveau” at the Benaki Museum

Posted on 09 May 2017 | Category: Events

The exhibition includes characteristic items of apparent Art Nouveau influence, from furniture and everyday utensils to decorative objects and jewelry.

Spring Bazaar at St. Paul’s Anglican Church

Posted on 02 May 2017 | Category: Events

On Saturday the 20th of May, the Anglican Church of Saint Paul opens its lovely overgrown garden to the public for an amazing bazaar, where you can find unique shopping opportunities and spend moments of fun with your loved ones.

Documenta 14 “Learning from Athens

Posted on 24 Apr 2017 | Category: Events

From April 8 to July 16, the entire city becomes a living canvas, with public squares, streets, archaeological sites, museums, places of special interest and outstanding buildings hosting the exhibits of Documenta 14, which includes numerous artists and covers a wide range of themes.

Athens Street Food Festival 2017

Posted on 24 Apr 2017 | Category: Events

One of the city’s top events, Athens Street Food Festival returns this spring with a twist; longer in duration, with an even wider variety of cuisines as well an updated list of participants, the mouthwatering festival that all foodies swear by takes this May things one step further.

The Meet Market: Easter edition

Posted on 06 Apr 2017 | Category: Events

The Meet Market, the colorful and uplifting organization continues its successful course and invites us to the Technopolis of Gazi for a two-day celebration of handmade goods, food, music and positive vibes.

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