Events

LGBT in Skala Eresou

International Eressos Women’s Festival

This international event with a local atmosphere rambles on in Skala Eresou for two weeks of partying. Activities range from live music and open-air cinema to Greek dancing, beach volleyball and water sports, from y…
Cultural in Limenas

Philippi Thasos Festival

This lively festival takes place in on Thasos and in mainland Kavala in late July and August. Classical drama, painting exhibitions and contemporary Greek music are featured. Programs are available at hotels, cafes …
Sports in Agios Kirykos

Ikaria International Chess Tournament

This traditional annual event in Agios Kirykos, organised by local chess aficionado Kosmas Kefalos, draws chess players of all types from around Europe and beyond. The tournament celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2…
Music in Agios Kirykos

Frikaria Music Festival

The hip Frikaria Music Festival attracts music freaks and free spirits alike to various locations. The three-day event, held in late July or early August, features Greek rock bands and DJ sets. Programs are availabl…
Theatre in Agios Kirykos

Dionysos Theatre Festival

This island-wide festival stages classical Greek plays, complete with masks and traditional costumes, in open-air theatres at Akamatra, Karavostamo and other villages. Contact George Paroikos at Hotel Daidalos in Ar…
Cultural in Agios Kirykos

Icarus Festival for Dialogue Between Cultures

This summer-long, island-wide series of concerts, new cinema, dramatic works and music workshops pulls in prominent Greek and international artists. Events are scattered around the island, with shuttle buses for fes…