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Athens Events

Athens 2022 events

Athens & Epidaurus Festival

Date (To be confirmed):
June 2022 - October 2022

Every June to October, this festival offers an exciting programme of music, ......

Every June to October, this festival offers an exciting programme of music, theatre, dance and visual arts.

Venue:
Various.

Address:
Athens, Greece

Event cost:

Various.

Category:
Culture

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Oxi Day Parade

Date :
28 October 2022

Oxi or Ohi Day commemorates the rejection by Greek prime minister Ioannis t ......

Oxi or Ohi Day commemorates the rejection by Greek prime minister Ioannis to Italian Mussolini for free passage to invade Greece on 28 October 1940. Today, it is marked with a series of patriotic events.

Venue:
Main thoroughfares of Athens.

Address:
Athens, Greece

Event cost:

Free.

Category:
History

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Athens Marathon

Date (To be confirmed):
November 2022

Inspired by the Greek soldier Pheidippides who ran from Marathon to Athens ......

Inspired by the Greek soldier Pheidippides who ran from Marathon to Athens and brought news during the Battle of Marathon in 490 BCE, this race is a must-do among sports enthusiasts.

Address:
Greece

Event cost:

Free to spectate.

Category:
Spectacle

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17 November

Date :
17 November 2022

This day commemorates the student uprising that brought about the eventual ......

This day commemorates the student uprising that brought about the eventual fall of the military junta, which controlled Greece from 1967 to 1974. Nowadays, crowds gather at Athens Polytechnic to lay flowers.

Venue:
Athens Polytechnic.

Address:
Athens, Greece

Event cost:

Free

Category:
History

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