Happening in Cyprus | 21 – 27 August

by | Aug 19, 2023

Get ready for a week where creativity, taste, rhythm and entrepreneurship meet to create unforgettable moments. This event series promises a sensory feast that ignites passions and sparks connections.

Startup Business Networking Event

August 24. Poseidonia Beach Hotel, Limassol. 6:30 PM

Join the buzz at Distinct Match’s Startup Networking Event. Uniting creative minds and entrepreneurs, this event is all about making connections that matter. Get ready to network, collaborate, and unleash innovation in one dynamic setting.

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Choreography Workshop with Costas Kekis

August 25-27. Polychoros Synergeio, Limassol.

Prepare to shatter artistic norms in the upcoming “Choreography, What the…!” Workshop. Led by Limassol Dance House residency artists, this immersive experience isn’t just for dancers – it’s a call to creators, storytellers, and communicators captivated by the body’s language. Venturing beyond traditional techniques, participants explore their own themes, while delving into choreography’s essence. With limited spots, this intimate workshop ensures personalized guidance, making it a must for those seeking to redefine movement and space. Three days, five-hour sessions, and a chance to reshape your creative boundaries.

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23rd Paradise Jazz Festival

August 25-26. Val’s Place, Gialia, Paphos. 8:30PM

Lock in the dates, August 25th and 26th, for the unmissable Paradise Jazz festival – now in its 23rd year at Val’s Place. With 7 captivating performances by 21 talented musicians, this event promises an electrifying musical experience. Feel the beat with Havana Noche on Friday, groove to the Allusion quartet’s jazz fusion, and dive into Saturday’s soulful jazz by Eleonora’s Roussou – Beats’n’Pieces. Don’t miss emerging talent Dafni Koulas’ piano magic, the instrumental flair of “MOCA,” and the grand finale, The French Connection’s mesmerizing gypsy jazz fusion. It’s time to embrace the rhythm of summer!

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Hiking At Platania

August 26. Platania picnic site, Kakopetria. 6 PM

Mark your calendars for August 26th at 18:00 as you venture into the great outdoors on an invigorating 9-kilometer circular hike. Led by a certified hiking leader, this four-hour trek offers a moderate challenge, perfect for both novice and experienced hikers. Remember your essentials – a headlamp, sturdy shoes, weather-appropriate clothing, and hydration in the form of at least 1.5 litres of water. The best part? It’s absolutely FREE to join!

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Carob Festival

August 25. Courtyard of Agios Georgios Pegeias church, Pegeia. 7:30 PM

As September signals the start of carob harvest season, Cyprus gears up to celebrate its cherished “Black Gold.” Pegeia Municipality’s Carob Festival offers a picturesque setting by the fishing shelter, complete with stunning sunsets. Beyond delectable treats like carob cookies and anari cheese with carob syrup, the festival unveils carob’s versatility. Learn about its history, witness craft demonstrations, groove to live music, and savor local dishes. This festival is a vibrant homage to Cyprus’ cultural richness and the significance of carob in its heritage.

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Greek Folk Concert

August 25. Eleftheria Square Amphitheatre, Nicosia. 8:30 PM

The city comes alive with the Summer Nights Festival! From Greek music to captivating dance walks, theatre performances to traditional dances, this cultural celebration lights up Nicosia’s squares and gardens. The festival will go on until October. Catch “Onirodromoi” on August 25th, at Eleftheria Square’s Amphitheater, and experience a musical adventure. Entrance is free – don’t miss this cultural spectacle!

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Cyprus Milk Festival

August 26. Halkanoras Idaliou Stadium, Dali. 9 PM

Experience an extraordinary sensory celebration at the Cyprus Milk Festival – where culture, dairy delights, and entertainment unite. Treat yourself to local milk and dairy products at bustling stalls, savoring Cypriot goodness. Beyond the flavors, be enchanted by musical sensations Elena Paparizou and Despina Vandi, serenading with hits, summer anthems, and timeless classics. With tickets starting at €20 for general admission, secure your spot at ACS Courier, Café Mikel, or online. Don’t miss the Cyprus Milk Festival’s unique blend of culture, dairy, and musical magic – a rendezvous to remember!

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Nicosia Street Beach Party

August 27, Street Food Yard, Nicosia. 5 PM

Get ready for the Nicosia Street Beach Party – a summer retreat in the center of Nicosia. The event turns Street Food Yard into a beach escape with real sand, offering relaxation and fun. Experience beach vibes, play games, and enjoy the sandy atmosphere with friends.

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Introduction To Adobe Illustrator

August 22. The Art Hub Visual Arts Laboratories, Nicosia. 9 AM

Adobe Illustrator isn’t just a tool; it’s your gateway to limitless design possibilities. From logos to billboards, business cards to digital apps, it’s a powerhouse for creators. Join this beginner-focused workshop to master Illustrator. Perfect for aspiring graphic designers, artists, and even professionals looking to elevate their skills.

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Sunset Yoga by the Lake 

August 23, Athalassas Park, Nicosia. 6:30 PM

Participate in a Sunset Yoga session on August 23rd at Athalassas Park by the lake. Connect with nature, relax, and bond with others while delving into a rejuvenating experience. The cost is €10 in cash.

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