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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Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2020

Nov 05, 2020 — Nov 15, 2020 • Macedonia, Thessaloniki
The Thessaloniki International Film Festival 61st edition will take place from November 5 – November 15, 2020.
Posted on Oct 12, 2020 Category: Events
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Greeka Photo Contest 2020

Nov 01, 2019 — Oct 31, 2020 • Greece
It’s been a strange summer for all of us, but the Greeka Photo Contest is always here for our annual photogenic rendez-vous!
Upload your new or older pictures of Greece and win amazing gifts!
Posted on Sep 30, 2020 Category: Events
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Athens Epidaurus Festival 2020

Jul 15, 2020 — Aug 15, 2020 • Attica, Athens
The Athens & Epidaurus Festival is the foremost public cultural organisation in Greece and one of the oldest active festivals in Europe. Spanning 65 years, the Festival has welcomed some of the greatest music, dance and theatre artists of the international and local scene, attracting large audiences from around the world.
Posted on Jun 30, 2020 Category: Events
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Open House Athens 2020

Apr 04, 2020 — Apr 05, 2020 • Attica, Athens
Open House is one of the most important global institutions for the promotion of architecture. The idea began in London in 1992 and until today it has spread to many cities around the globe.
Posted on Mar 10, 2020 Category: Events
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Release Athens 2021

Jun 18, 2021 — Jul 17, 2021 • Attica, Athens
“Release the earth from plastic” is this year's slogan of one of the biggest music festivals of Greece. Release Festival takes place in Athens during different dates in the months of June and July.
Posted on Mar 05, 2020 Category: Events
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Summer Nostos Festival 2020

Jun 21, 2020 — Jun 28, 2020 • Attica, Athens
The Summer Nostos Festival (SNFestival) is an international multifaceted arts, sports and education festival. Admission is free for all, and the festival is addressed to visitors of all age groups and interests, aspiring to become a friendly creative platform where people can get together, express themselves and exchange ideas.
Posted on Feb 18, 2020 Category: Events
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Xanthi Carnival and Thracian Folk Festival 2020

Feb 12, 2020 — Mar 02, 2020 • Greece
The Xanthi Carnival and Thracian Folk Festival, is the biggest event of its kind in northern Greece and the second biggest in Greece.
Posted on Feb 18, 2020 Category: Events