Built by fishermen for the grace of the Virgin Mary, the church of Panayia Faneromeni, on the southern tip of Antiparos, attracts a wealth of faithful pilgrims to its celebration on the eve and day of its feast, on 7 and 8 September, respectively. The church is reached by caique, and the vespers is held with much solemnity in this extremely beautiful little church, on the rocky cape, practically in the sea. Source: antiparos.gr
Celebration of Panagia Faneromeni
Past Events 2019
The chapel, which is found in the forecourt area of the Cave of Antiparos and has lent its name to the entire hill it rests upon, wears its festive attire in spring. It is an especially picturesque celebration, with treats.
Festival of Ai Yiannis Spiliotis
The seventh Antiparos International Photo Festival will be held 6-14 July 2019.
7th Antiparos International Photo Festival
A huge traditional event is coming up in Antiparos. The 3rd Folklore Dance Festival will take place on 15 – 16 June 2019 in Antiparos port and especially at the church of Agia Marina.
3rd Antiparos Folklore Dance Festival 2019
Starting this Saturday April the 6th, a great photography exhibition is taking place at “anti” Art Gallery in Antiparos.
Wild and Beat photography exhibition
A special event will take place at the Antiparos square this Easter, Sunday the 28th of April! This Easter Sunday fiesta will start with live traditional music by local bands and will continue with DJ sets till late in the night! The bars around the square unite to establish a unique Easter party, along with the contribution of the Municipality of Antiparos and other local organizations. Free barbecue will be provided for all the guests! See you at the square! Date: Sunday 28 April Duration: 16:00 – 00:00
Easter at the Antiparos Square 2019
Another special event will take place at the Sunday Hotel Antiparos this Easter, Sunday the 28th of April! Traditional barbecue, dj set with folklore music starting at 1 pm and lots of dance feelings will be the main characteristics of the event at Sunday Hotel. Date: Sunday 28 April Duration: 13:00 – late
Easter at Sunday Hotel 2019
On May 1st, a traditional event is going to take place at Sunday Hotel Antiparos! Guests will be able to enjoy the music of a live band with traditional music and the great food of Sunday Hotel Antiparos. Date: Wednesday 1 May Duration: 13:00 – late
Traditional live music at Sunday Hotel
Roula Papathanasiou returns to the island of Antiparos, this time organizing a unique retreat. Having organized retreats in various parts of Greece and Thailand, she will hold space for our expression and present us multiple opportunities to enjoy our bodies and ourselves. This retreat is dedicated to unlock your hidden parts of worthiness. A full 3-day retreat dedicated to the balance within us and to experiencing the practical union of the divine with our human parts. A wonderful opportunity to connect with friends, meet new people who will create experiences together while allowing yourself to relax. For more info click here. www.roulapapathanasiou.com Duration: 19 – 22 September 2019
A 3-Day Rejuvenation Retreat
The exhibition of Marble Art Objects is inaugurated on Saturday, May 4th, under the title “Human Works”. Our well-known marble sculptors from Tinos who are restoring the Temple of Apollo at Despotiko, Panagiotis Zestanakis, Loukas Ioannou, Giorgos Kontonikolaou, Minas Maravelias, Giorgos Palamaris, Giannoulis Skaris & Vangelis Chatzis, exhibit new creations inspired by the minimalism of the Cycladic tradition. The photography exhibition by Mary Chatzakis “The People of Despotiko” also participates, continuing its journey to New York, after its success at the Hellenic American Union. Duration: May 4 – June 5 2019
Human Works | Marble Sculptures
On Saturday, June 15th, it is once more our pleasure to welcome Achilleas Christidis. The painter, who loved the Cyclades in his own way, paints the Aegean islands with his unique technique that always impresses us. Duration: 8 June – 3 July 2019, 19:30 – 23:30
Achilleas Christidis | Cyclades Paintings
On Tuesday, July 16th, the exhibition of the optimistic & “bright” painter Christos Kechagioglou is inaugurated! As an inner narrative, his works will illuminate and animate the “Elements of the Sea” as he titles his last work! His visual, original narrative will last until Sunday, August 4th. Duration: 16 July – 4 August 2019
Christos Kehagioglou | Elements of the Sea Paintings
On Tuesday, August 6th, our favorite painter George Hadoudis, comes to the island to entertain us with his strong ceramic creations and not only! The intense, colorful, always interesting exhibition of his works, his paintings in the “Anti” Art Gallery and his special glamorous presence, will join us in the evenings in the Kastro (Castle), until Sunday, August 25th. Duration: 6 – 25 August 2019
George Hadoulis | Ceramics – Paintings
On Tuesday, August 27th, the exhibition of the international painter Yorgos Papageorgiou is inaugurated. In his extremely minimalist works, we will find the colors and the light of the cultures that influenced him and shaped his aesthetics. The unique compositions of shapes, textures and color variations will fascinate us like painting melodies. The journey to search for the meanings in his paintings will end on our island on Sunday September 15th. Duration: 27 August – 15 September 2019
Yorgos Papageorgiou | Paintings
End of autumn and the program of our small Art Gallery “Anti” at the Kastro (Castle) of Antiparos, will close with the “SUMMARY” of the entries of this year. From Monday, September 16th until Sunday, September 29th, our autumn visitors will have the opportunity to see a group exhibition of the artists who honored us with their presence in our island in spring, summer and autumn 2019. Duration: 16 – 29 September 2019
Synopsis | Group Exhibition
MANOS HADJIDAKIS 60 years of “thalassa platia” (wide sea) A THREE-DAY TRIBUTE TO MANOS HADJIDAKIS FRIDAY 2 AUGUST 2019 – 21:30 A special screening of the film “Mantalena,” inside the Kastro of Antiparos SATURDAY 3 AUGUST 2019 – 19:00 Getting to Know Manos Hadjidakis An educational programme for children aged 5 to 12, inside the Kastro of Antiparos Designed and realized by Educator / Museologist Zabel Mouratian SUNDAY 4 AUGUST 2019 – 21:00 at Agia Marina (port) A Music Concert with the Works of Manos Hadjidakis, performed by the Orchestra of the Cyclades, conducted by Nikos Kypourgos. With Savina Yannatou on vocals. The concert will also feature the generous participation of the Mythodia Conservatory’s Children’s and Youth Choir, conducted by instructor Maroulia Kontou. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE ORGANIZED BY the region of the islands of the southern Aegean, Municipalty of Antiparos, Κ.E.D.A., Antiparos En Plo With the support of the Antiparos Ferryboat Consortium
60 years of “thalassa platia” (wide sea)
Matoula Zamani live in Antiparos! Enjoy this charismatic artist in an unforgettable summer concert!
Matoula Zamani live in Antiparos
A unique opportunity to hear SOTIRIS SKOURTIS, YANNIS SAMOUELIAN and YERVANT MANOUKIAN play a selection of favourite songs from Greek Rock and Art Rock genres as well as some original compositions by Sotiris. Come along, have fun and support the Antiparos Medical Centre! Bring your wallets or donate on-line (Greek and English) at http://bit.ly/2019HELP Iliada Stavrinidi Sotiris Skourtis. See you all there! Date: 30 Aug 2019 @ 20:30
The Kastro Year | Live music
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