families hold a
turkey or chicken
stuffed with nuts
and served with
afternoon is spent
visiting friends and
Many homes have
(cookies) on a
plate with other
delicacies such as
sugar and sweet
Carnival is also
known as the
Apokriés , or
the season of
the "Opening of
It is an annual arts festival that takes place in
Athens, from May to October.
It is one of the most famous festivals in Greece.
The August full moon is considered one of
the most magical nights of the year
Kastoria river party
The River Party is in July, inviting visitors to experience the ultimate music
party by the banks of Aliakmonas River, near the town of Kastoria.
Syros Film Festival
Founded in 2013, the Syros International Film
Festival showcases a wide spectrum of cinema in
traditional and re-purposed island sites.
In September, the port of Aegina transforms itself to accommodate
culinary degustations and competitions, concerts and theatrical
performances with popular artists.