Greece News and Events

This is our section with events and news in Greece and the Greek islands. Through this section of Greek news in English, we intend to present the daily and cultural life of Greece, a country with its own life all year round. This is why we also frequently publish interviews and other general articles concerning various sides of the country. You will learn about what is new in the everyday life of Greece and you can also check the events to see if there is something special during your holidays on a particular Greek island or mainland destination.

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Athens Marathon 2024

Nov 09, 2024 — Nov 10, 2024 • Attica, Athens

The annual Athens Marathon returns to the historic city on the 9th and 10th of November 2024, with the event set to hold numerous races, including the legendary 42 km marathon from the town of Marathon to the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens.

Posted on Jul 23, 2024 Category: Events
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Aegina Fistiki Fest 2024

Sep 12, 2024 — Sep 15, 2024 • Saronic, Aegina

The annual Aegina Fistiki Fest is centered around one of the island’s most characteristic products, the pistachio, showcasing a plethora of sweet or salty delicacies made with it. This year, it will be held between the 12th and the 15th of September along the promenade of Aegina Town.

Posted on Jul 22, 2024 Category: Events
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Primer Music Festival 2024

Sep 07, 2024 — Sep 08, 2024 • Attica, Athens

The 5th Primer Music Festival will take place on the 7th and 8th of September, featuring performances from acclaimed international DJs in Water Square as well as a special after-hours show at the Faliro Sports Pavilion.

Posted on Jul 16, 2024 Category: Events
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ANO International Organ Festival 2024

Aug 19, 2024 — Aug 26, 2024 • Cyclades, Syros

The ANO International Organ Festival will be held in the Catholic Cathedral of Saint George in medieval Ano Syros between the 19th and the 25th of August 2024, bringing together acclaimed musicians not only from Greece but also from several European countries.

Posted on Jul 16, 2024 Category: Events
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Vovousa Festival 2024

Jul 13, 2024 — Aug 10, 2024 • Greece

Vovousa Festival of 2024 is the 10th yearly rendition of an exciting festival on the mountainside of Pindos, featuring lots of outdoor activities, art-themed exhibitions, workshops, concerts, and party-like celebrations.

Posted on Jul 08, 2024 Category: Events
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Philippi Festival 2024

Jul 07, 2024 — Sep 07, 2024 • Greece

The 67th annual Philippi Festival aims to enthrall with a combination of classic and brand-new performances, from theatrical plays to musical concerts, with its central theme paying homage to the ever-lasting memory of author Vasilis Vasilakou.

Posted on Jul 08, 2024 Category: Events
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Myths and Symbols in Modern Greek Art

Jun 10, 2024 — Mar 30, 2025 • Peloponnese, Nafplion

This modern art exhibit housed in the Naflpio Annex of the National Gallery and Alexandros Soutsos Museum showcases creative interpretations and incorporations of ancient myths into newer forms of artistic expression, by some of Greece’s most important artists of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Posted on Jun 26, 2024 Category: Events