News for Pyrgos
Sunset with Heraklion Philarmonic Orchestra
July 28, 2007
Arkadi - the Cretans association of Santorini organises a concert of Heraklion Philharmonic Orchestra at Oia during the sunset. The orchestra will be under the command of Leonidas Tzortzakis with Georgios Psaroudakis and Lena Xatzigeorgiou.
The concert will take place at July 28, 2007 - 20.00
Entrance is free.
Another concert will take place at Santo Wines in Pyrgos the next day July 29, 2007.
Travel to Santorini
Santorini Sunset festival
July 14, 2011
With great joy the Municipality of Thira and Kisiris Events welcomes you to a series of cultural events entitled SANTORINI SUNSET FESTIVAL.
This is an idea that aims to bring visitors into contact with the art against the magnificent sunset.
The aim is to combine the glory of nature framed with art events that highlight the beauty of our island.
For the July 2011 plan to introduce a series of concerts with major axis passing from the Classical Greek art music.
A trip from the arias of Mozart and Puccini favorite tunes Costa Giannidi, Manos Hadjidakis and Mikis Theodorakis.
The concerts will take place at the following locations:
Monday, the 18th July 2011 in Kastelli Tower
Tuesday, the 19th July 2011 in the Square Saint Gerasimos in Firostefani
Wednesday, the 20th July 2011 in the square of the Lady of Platsanis in Oia
The start time is 8.00pm and attendance free.
Elpiniki Zervos (Soprano)
Zafiris Koutelieris (Baritone)
Asimakopoulou Mirto (Piano)
Friendly participation Alexandros (drums)
We would advance to thank the municipality Hunting for his valuable contribution to the preparation of events.
In particular Mr. President Aris Floridis who listened and took the original idea and helps us put into practice.
Precious is also the help from several companies of the island, without their contribution this idea would not be feasible.
We hope SANTORINI SUNSET FESTIVAL become an institution that brings art in relation to our natural landscape and promotes our culture, addressed the citizens and visitors.
We wish and hope to respond to the call, paying with your presence the spark and impetus for further cultural events of high quality.
Thanks in advance
Open celebration on the evening of July 6 in the Union - frying tomato balls contest
July 6, 2012
During the events of the agricultural conference held in Santorini, 6-7 July 2012, at the evening of July 6 at 20.00, an open air celebration will be held at Pyrgos and the Union of Theraic Products open to the public. The event includes:
- "Back to land on farms" by Dimitris Michailidis, Journalist and Technical Director of PEN (National Union of Young Farmers)
- Round table discussion on "Gastronomy and Tourism in times of crisis"
- Honorary awards
- The annual competition for the best tomatokefte (tomato balls) by local women who will be coordinated by the famous chef Dina Nikolaou
- "Mousikomageiremata" with the famous cookery writer and presenter economy Eftixis Bletsa
- Free local delicacies will be offered to all