Categories: Culture

Agia Marina celebration: from 14 to 17 July 2013

The municipality of Antiparos organises the Agia Marina Summer Festival every year. The celebrations last 4 days and there are sports and cultural events open to everyone. Here is the full programme of the Ag. Marina celebrations this year: Sunday 14 July 2013 21:00: Classical guitar concert with JSB guitar duo at Ag. Marina (near [...]

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Antiparos Photo Festival – from 6 to 17 July 2013

Antiparos Photo Festival at the Anti Art Gallery -  from 6 to 17 July 2013 The Antiparos Photo Festival began on Saturday 6th July and will go on until the 17th in the Anti Art Gallery (http://www.antiartgallery.gr/index.php?route=common/home)  at the Kastro of Antiparos. It includes 15 photographs chosen from the Antiparos Photo Gallery on Facebook, as well [...]

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Free fun in English for kids, 1 – 12 July 2013

Every year, amazing teacher Nancy Clunie entertains and teaches kids English at the Antiparos school… for free! Through singing and playing, kids get acquainted with the English language and learn to communicate basic notions in English: numbers, colours, animals… Everything is done playfully, singing, skipping, clapping and laughing! All children are welcome at the school [...]

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The Venetian Castle of Antiparos

The Castle of Antiparos was built at the start of the 1440s. This is the time at which the island came into the hands of Maria Somaripa, who married the nobleman Lorentano. Lorentano brought farmers to Antiparos at his own expense, and built the castle near the sea to protect them from the frequent pirate [...]

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