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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Open House Festival 2023

Apr 07, 2023 — Apr 08, 2023 • Attica, Athens
Open House is an institutionalized festival that aims to promote the art of architecture. Every year both public and private buildings are open to the public allowing individuals to enhance their knowledge on the subject.
Posted on Nov 30, 2022 Category: Events
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Athens Jazz Festival 2023

May 22, 2023 — May 25, 2023 • Attica, Athens
The Athens Jazz Festival is one of the longest-running music festivals in Greece. Since 2001, it has hosted more than 250 bands. The Technopolis area in Gazi constitutes the hub of jazz lovers for a whole week during May.
Posted on Nov 22, 2022 Category: Events
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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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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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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