Traditional Music in Skopelos Town

Ouzerie Anatoli

Wait till at least 11pm, then head to this breezy outdoor ouzerie (place that serves ouzo and light snacks), high above the kastro near the southeast corner of the waterfront, to hear traditional rembetika (blues so…
Top Choice Cinema in Santorini


One of the finest ways to spend a Santorini evening (well, once you’ve done the caldera sunset). On the road into Kamari, this tree-surrounded, open-air cinema screens movies in their original language throughout th…
Top Choice Live Music in Hora (Naxos)

Della Rocca-Barozzi Venetian Museum

Special evening cultural events are held at the museum, almost nightly in summer. Posters around town advertise what’s on the horizon. It may be traditional music and dance concerts, classical piano recitals, bouzou…
Top Choice Live Music in Hania

Fagotto Jazz Bar

This Hania institution in a Venetian building offers smooth jazz, soft rock and blues (sometimes live) in a setting brimming with jazz paraphernalia, including a saxophone beer tap. The action picks up after 10pm.
Top Choice Cinema in Hora (Mykonos)

Cine Manto

Need a break from the bars and clubs? Seek out this gorgeous open-air cinema, in a perfect garden setting. There’s a cafe here too. Movies are shown in their original language; view the program online.
Cinema in Athens

Cine Paris

A magical place to see a movie, this traditional old rooftop cinema in Plaka has great views of the Acropolis from some seats.
Top Choice Jazz in Athens

Half Note Jazz Club

Athens’ stylish, principal and most serious jazz venue hosts an array of international musicians.
Theater in Rethymno

Kaloumba Puppet Theatre

While performances are often in Greek, kids (and kids at heart) will be mesmerised by the puppets that take the stage in this tiny, relaxed theatre. Shows are usually Sunday at 11am but stop by to confirm. The neigh…
Live Music in Thessaloniki


Rover is excellent for live music, especially rock and blues. The high-beamed, wood-and-brick interior includes a well-lit corner stage and long upper balcony offering great views of the action, making it feel like…
Cinema in Inousses

Open-Air Cinema

Nightly screenings on the waterfront during summer high season, with a show for kids first, then the grown-ups get their turn. Practice speed reading your Greek subtitles for English-language films. Greece is one of…