Happening in Cyprus | 28 August – 3 September

by | Aug 26, 2023

Cyprus is turning up the heat with an exciting lineup of events that match the intensity of the summer sun, all while bidding adieu to the season beneath the blue moon. From moonlit parties to sports showdowns, tech summits, and social mixers, the buzz is as electric as the season’s end…

Party under the Blue Moon

August 31. The Cyprus Planetarium, Nicosia. 8:30PM

Get ready for an out-of-this-world experience as you ZOOM IN on the MOON! The Blue Moon is a rare celestial event that graces our skies once every two to three years. Join the Cyprus Planetarium on August 31st, at 8:30 PM for a fascinating journey through the Moon’s craters, mountains, and more. Secure one of the limited 200 tickets, which include delicious finger food and beverages. Don’t forget your telescope – an Educator will be there to answer all your lunar questions. Book your tickets online or snag one at the event if available.

Price: €25 per person. More information HERE.

Beach Milonga

September 2. Finikoudes Beach, Larnaca. 6PM

Tango lovers, get ready for a night of passion under the stars! Join TangoAmor, Tango Del Encanto, and AADS for a sizzling Beach Milonga on Saturday, September 2nd. The rhythm kicks in at 6 PM and dances on till 9:30 PM. Best of all, it’s free! Just bring your own drinks and rendezvous at the beginning of Foinikoudes Beach in Larnaca, right below the volleyball courts. More information HERE.

Visual Rhythms

September 2. Zouhouri Square, Larnaca. 5PM

Join the arts celebration on September 2 at Zouhouri Square, where 25 local artists will dazzle with a collective artistic performance featuring interactive games, visual arts, and poetry/music workshops. The event kicks off at 5 PM with the ‘Visual Rhythms’ art exhibition by EVOHK artist-run space, followed by a collaborative painting workshop inspired by Larnaka’s patterns. Children can enjoy traditional games and music workshops, while adults can craft poetry and explore percussion and light art. The night crescendos with live performances by local bands TafLak and Kontovourkis & Co. Entrance is free, making it a must-attend artistic soirée. More information HERE.

Mixed Doubles – Beach Tennis Tournament

August 30. Nicosia Beach Tennis Club, Nicosia. 5:45PM

Get ready for some fun and friendly competition with Mixed Doubles! Here’s the scoop: it’s all about teamwork in this category, with men and women joining forces. The format includes exciting Round Robin Matches in groups, with each set going up to 6 games. And here’s a twist: the men must serve from underneath! There’s room for up to 12 teams, so gather your partner and let the organizers know you’re in or if you’re on the hunt for a teammate. Game on! Price: €7 per person (unless you have a monthly subscription) More information HERE.

Full Moon Sea Kayaking

September 1. Governor’s Beach, Limassol. 6PM

Gather at Governor’s Beach for a moonlit kayaking adventure! All gear, including life jackets, kayaks, and paddles, will be ready. After a quick lesson, paddle under the moon’s glow through clear waters, along a unique coastline shaped by centuries of nature’s artistry. It’s a 4-kilometer journey, 3 hours in total, with 1.5-2 hours of easy paddling. Price: €35 per person, more info HERE.

Cyprus Fintech Summit 2023

August 31. Carob Mill Limassol. 6PM

Join the Cyprus Fintech Summit, an international event dedicated to the future of financial technology. Top-tier speakers will discuss the Cypriot FinTech scene, international fintech trends, cryptocurrencies, blockchain, and more. Don’t miss out on engaging panel discussions, fireside chats, and virtual networking opportunities. Gain insights, tips, and advice from thought leaders, financial executives, fintech startups, and investors. Discover how Cyprus can play a pivotal role in the global fintech landscape. Don’t miss this chance to shape the future of finance! Get tickets HERE.

Super-Moon Hiking Tour & Swimming at Aphrodite’s Birthplace

August 31. Petra tou Romiou Car Park, Paphos. 7:30PM

Celebrate the arrival of autumn with an easy-level hiking tour at Aphrodite’s birthplace, “Petra tou Romiou.” After the hike, enjoy a refreshing swim under the Super-Moon’s light, and according to local myth, you might even receive the gift of eternal beauty by swimming around Aphrodite’s Rock! This 7km round-trip adventure takes about 3 hours and is suitable for all skill levels. Included: a guided hiking tour, 2 bottles of water, and a digital photo album. Plus, it’s free for confirmed participants of the Dolomites Hiking Tour as part of their team-building local hikes. Price: €10 for non-members More information HERE.

Paphos Beer Festival

August 31. Medieval Castle of Paphos. 6PM

Get ready for the 12th edition of the Paphos Beer Festival (PBF) – a beer lover’s dream come true! From August 31st to September 3rd, 2023, the charming Paphos Medieval Castle square will be transformed into a beer paradise. At PBF, you can savor over 100 varieties of beer, both local and international, indulge in delicious food, groove to live music, enjoy thrilling entertainment, and witness a spectacular fireworks display. This festival draws thousands of visitors each year who come to soak up the vibrant atmosphere and taste beers from around the world. With an incredible beer selection, mouthwatering cuisine, great music, and entertainment, it’s an unforgettable experience. Plus, admission is free! More info HERE.

Limassol Expats Meetup

August 29. Lab Bar Anexartisias, Limassol. 8PM

In a bid to foster connections and create a sense of community, an exciting meetup is on the horizon for expats and locals alike. Come to Lab bar in Anexartiseas on Tuesday, August 29th, at 8 PM. This event promises an opportunity to mingle, exchange stories, and forge new relationships! More information HERE.

DAVID GARFIELD (U.S.) at Sarah’s Jazz Club

August 29, Sarah’s Jazz Club, Nicosia

Straight from L.A.!  Sarah’s Jazz Club is welcoming to Cyprus accomplished keyboardist, composer and producer DAVID GARFIELD (U.S.) known for his extensive work with greats including George Benson, Smokey Robinson, Willie Bobo, Tom Scott, Manhattan Transfer, Eros Ramazzotti, Natalie Cole and Freddie Hubbard. Garfield continues to work with a variety of legendary artists including The Temptations, Cher, Spinal Tap and Van Morrison. More information HERE.

KARAOKE night at Studio Taps Bar

August 31, Studio Tapas Bar, Nicosia

Experience the spotlight at the Karaoke Nights! Every Wednesday and Thursday at Studio Taps Bar, join them for music, laughter, and fun. Whether you’re a pro or just want to enjoy with friends, the karaoke nights are where your inner superstar shines. More information HERE.

 

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