Happening in Cyprus | 4 – 10 September

by | Sep 4, 2023

From sports competitions to workshops and dazzling festivals, the island’s capital is buzzing with activity this week! Enjoy exciting events in other locations too, brimming with opportunities and immerse yourself in culture, learning, and celebration.

On Bodies: Satellite – A Conference on Dance and Networking

September 9. Dancehouse Lefkosia, Nicosia. 10AM

Get ready to dance through ideas at Dance House Lefkosia’s “On Bodies: Satellite” conference, part of the KYPRIA programme. It’s a one-day dance and networking extravaganza featuring local and international festivals, artists, and organizations. Here’s what’s in store: The event will start with festival and organization presentations, followed by a lunch break. Then, artists’ presentations will take the stage. Finally, the day will conclude with an open discussion. And guess what? It’s free! Just RSVP at info@dancehouselefkosia.com. For more information see HERE.

Nicosia Street Quest

September 5. CVAR – Severis Foundation, Nicosia. 6:30PM

Get ready to rock Nicosia Street Quest 2023! It all begins at CVAR on Ermou Street. Just pack €2 for the entry fee, your trusty pen, and maybe a pocket torch. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to conquer up to 21 secret spots in Nicosia, using the maps provided. Rack up points (10 to 30) with every question answered and grab a whopping 50 points for the bonus question. But here’s the adrenaline kicker – you’ve got 60 minutes, and every tick of the clock after that shaves off 5 points. So, time’s your nemesis!

Don’t forget to gear up with comfy kicks and flashy, reflective clothes. Feel the thrill flying solo or recruit up to three pals for a dynamite team. For more information see HERE.

Flying Away Art & Music Festival 2023

September 8-10. Orfeas Stadium, Nicosia. 6PM

Get ready to soar at the 15th annual Flying Away Art and Music Festival! From September 8th to 10th, the Orpheus Stadium in Nicosia becomes a haven of creativity, music, and pure joy. Day 1 sets the stage with melodic electronic beats, while Day 2 rocks you with classic rock vibes, and Day 3 grooves to reggae rhythms. With 74 art stalls featuring over 150 artists, open-air live performances spanning reggae, dub, funk, pop, rock, and electronic music, plus a bar, tantalizing street food, a kids’ play area, a chic lounge zone, and even a festival makeover station, this is an event not to miss. Doors open at 18:00, and you can grab your one-day ticket for just €12 or go all-in with a presale three-day pass for €26. Get your tickets HERE.

Tribute To Jazz Master Thelonious Monk

September 8. Sarah’s Jazz Club, Nicosia. 9:30PM

Dive into the mesmerizing world of jazz at Sarah’s Jazz Club on Friday, September 8th, for an unforgettable tribute to the legendary Thelonious Monk. Featuring four exceptionally talented musicians, including Christos Yerolatsitis on piano, Antreas Yerolatsitis on guitar, Xavi Castillo on double bass, and Omiros Miltiadous on drums, this night promises to be a thrilling journey through Monk’s iconic compositions. Monk, a true jazz

master, pioneered Bebop, known for its intricate virtuosity and dynamic energy. Don’t miss the Next Connection Quartet’s moving homage to this jazz luminary! Tickets are just 12 euros online or 15 euros at the door. Secure your spot now for an evening of jazz magic! See HERE for more information.

Finikoudes Cycling Experience – Achna for All Bikes

September 9. Europe Square, Finikoudes, Larnaca. 7:30AM

Gear up for the Finikoudes – Achna biking adventure on September 9th! Head to Europe Square at 7:30AM, and hit the road at 7:45 AM sharp. This 100% asphalt route will lead you through the charming village of Achna in the Famagusta district, with a must-visit at the Achna Memorial Chapel nestled in Achna Forest: Agio Dimitriano. Need a caffeine boost? There’s a pitstop for coffee in Achna village center. With a 3.5/6 difficulty rating, covering 56 km, and a minimum ride time of 4 hours, this adventure promises an exhilarating cycling experience. See HERE for more informtion.

Workshop Series – Emerge as a Changemaker

September 9. Ledra Palace, Nicosia. 10AM

Discover what it means to be an active citizen! Saturdays in September are your ticket to exploring democracy, citizens’ rights, and financial independence with the EMERGE project. Unite with a diverse community, no matter your origin. Choose the workshop that interests you most!

Workshop 1 on September 9th uncovers Democratic Ideals & Institutions, demystifying democracy’s core and the pivotal roles of Civil Society Organizations and Media. Join the revolution! See HERE for more information.

Orange Festival

September 9. Agia Paraskevi square, Miliou village. 7PM

Savor the essence of Cyprus through its renowned oranges! These sweet, juicy fruits reflect the skill of Cypriot growers and are intertwined with the island’s culture, even in its traditional songs. Experience it all at the Miliou Orange Festival in the charming village of Miliou, surrounded by citrus groves and unspoiled landscapes.

Explore the village square for fresh orange delights like juice, jams, spoon sweets, liqueur, cakes, and even unique orange-flavored beer. Immerse yourself in Cyprus’s culture with music, songs, and dances at this citrus-infused celebration! See HERE for more information.

Empowerment Workshops for Professionals

September 9. Kallipoleos 3, Nicosia. 10PM

Unleash your professional potential! Equip yourself with unwavering confidence, assertiveness, and self-esteem. Learn from Nicoletta Papadopoulou, an Accredited Master Coach & Neurolinguistic Programmer with 25 years of global experience. It’s your opportunity to conquer self-doubt and establish robust boundaries. Join this transformative workshop and supercharge your career! Tickets HERE.

OPAP NICOSIA 3X3 Basketball Tournament

September 8-10. Kyrenias Avenue Aglantzia, Nicosia. 4PM

Get ready for the grand finale! OPAP NICOSIA 3X3 Basketball Tournament 2023 is coming to the heart of Cyprus from September 8th to 10th on Kyrenias Avenue in Aglantzia. With 8 exciting categories, it’s the ultimate basketball showdown. Don’t miss your chance to be part of the season’s final dance – register now! Register HERE.

MARIOS DANOS & THE DIZZY BEES – BLUES, By Music in The Mountains 

September 7, John’s Restaurant Trimiklini, 8 PM

Marios Danos (guitar, vocals), Donn Torres (bass) and Dimitris Panayides (drums), is a power rock trio, that swings from Blues to Rock to Folk covering songs from past decades. With a subtle taste of Psychedelia and improvisation, they unfold the textured and atmospheric vibe that defines their sound. Presented by Music in the Mountains. Tickets: €15

Book tickets and for more information: Tel: 97898997buy online: www.dailydealscy.com/event/bees or Email: andrew@musicinthemountains.eu 

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