Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2015
The Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2015 is celebrating its sixtieth of many creative years as a living entity which converses with society and continues to be active while at the same time undergoing change.
Mayor of Athens
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Christmas is a special time of year for all of us, but it is especially special for the Meet Market because its also its birthday. This year the Meet Market will be double in size! Thats right, this year it will be meeting and marketeering for not 2, but 4 days, from Thursday, December 19th till Sunday, December 22nd, in the spectacular venue of Athinais.
A new Toy Factory is opening its gates in the center of Athens on the 6th of December at Technopolis, Gazi."The Christmas Factory", the largest and fairiest Christmas festival, is taking place this year in "Technopolis" of the city of Athens! It's the biggest Christmas event that will welcome and bring joy to children and adults in the most spectacular toy factory that has ever been built!
Athens is celebrating Christmas. During Christmas, Athens becomes the city of children, enchanting fairytales and fascinating games. The City of Athens has prepared a program of high quality, rich in imagination, attractive for both children and adults. Many original events will give life to the center of the city by revealing the multicultural character of Athens, its tradition but also the city's European identity.
In The Nutcracker, one of the world's loveliest Christmas tales, there is an indistinct line between reality and dreams.
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