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Music Festivals in Rhodes

Art exhibitions in Rhodos

Music festivals of Rhodes island

Theatre and Opera in Rhodes


Rhodes Cultural Events, Religious Events & Festivities (anual)

Event
Every Year on
Where & What
Rhodes Flower Festival
Last week of May
Rhodes Down Town
International Opera/Choir Festival
Summer
Rhodes Town
August Wine Festival
Summer
Organised at the wine producing villages of Rhodes Island
Cultural and Artistic Activities Series
June 15 - September 30
Rhodes Town
Sound and Lignt
All summer every day
Performances at the Grand Master's Palace, in the Medieval town of Rhodes
The Cultural Festival of Rodos
Summer
Open air medieval theatre in Rhodes medieval town.
Folk Dance Show
All year long
Open air in the medieval town during the summer, at Rodini Park Theatre the rest of the year
Rodos Life and Traditions
Summer
2 hour performance (traditional wedding customs, comedy sketches, live popular Greek music), held at the National Theatre
Medieval Town's Carnival Day
1st March

A feast that nobody should miss! A carnival fiesta taking place within the medieval city. Happenings, latin music, folklore, street theatre, popular Greek singers, carnival parade, medieval music and theatre. Thousand of attendants. A real fun for every age.
The same day there are carnival parades at Ialyssos, Afandou and Kalithies.

Holidays Local & National
New Year's Eve & New Year's Day 31 December - 1st January

Caroling in the streets by small children is a tradition. Christian & Catholic churches celebrate with special services. Special gala evenings in many hotels

Epiphany Day
6 January

Special service in the church of Evangelismos. Blessing of the Sea water. Thousand of people participate in this special ceremony at Mandraki Harbour

Dodecanese Holiday
7 March

The re-unification of the Dodecanese islands with Greece (7 March 1947). Parade in the city centre. Cultural performances in the National Theatre of Rodos

National Holiday
25 March

Parade in the city centre. Cultural performances in the National Theatre of Rodos

Archangel Michael's Day
7th of November

Pilgrimage to the nearby island of Symi (aprox. 2 hrs by boat). Visitors have to opportunity combine their visit in Rodos with a day excursion to this beautiful small island

Konstantine Hydraios Day
14th of November

The Rodos City Patron's Saint Day. Morning service at the church of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary and procession of the icon. Parade in the city centre, where among others, participate all Bishops of the Dodecanese in their formal costumes

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
24-25 December

Christmas is a spectacular sight in Rodos as the city's centre is lit up with thousand of lights. Visitors will be amazed by the way the medieval city walls are lit. Carolling in the streets by small children is a tradition. Christian & catholic churches celebrate with special services on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day. Special gala evenings in many hotels.
Live holy mangers are organized at the villages of Maritsa & Salakos.


Art Galleries in Rhodos

Museums in Rhodes island

Rhodes and Ancient Tragedy

Carnival at the Medieval town of Rhodos


Cycling tour of rodi

Womens Beach volley european championships in Rhodes

Cycling events in Rhodes

Rhodes Sports Events (anual)

Event
Every Year on
Where
Medieval Town Open Running Tour 1st week of December Medeial Town of Rhodes Island
Rodos City Open Cycling Tour 3rd week of December Rhodes Town streets
International Cycling Tour of Rodos February Rhodes Town streets
European Boxing Championship December Rhodes Town
 
Diagoria international athletics event at the ancient stadium of Rhodes


Rhodes Island Games Association Official Website
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