Carnival of Athens 2014
The Culture, Youth and Sport Organisation of the Municipality of Athens organises this year’s Carnival Festivities in which participate two of its Museums. The Museum of Folklore Art and Tradition “Aggeliki Chatzimichali” in collaboration with the Hellenic Folklore Research Centre of the Academy of Athens, will conduct educational guided tours of the Greek Carnival customs and traditions. The Dodecanese House of “Vasillis and Irini Moskovis” in collaboration with the Cultural Group “Archipelagos” will present to the visitors the carnival traditions of the Dodecanese. Present throughout the town, outdoors and indoors, the visitor can enjoy several Musical Ensembles of the City of Athens Cultural Organisation.
The carnival festivities will wrap up on Clean Monday on the Philopappou hill as the final epicenter.
For more info: (+30) 210 5284800
Dates: 15/02/2014 – 03/03/2014.
Area: City of Athens, at different places around the city.