Events and local fairs 11-19 August
CORFU. Enimerosi suggests the following events, concerts and local fairs (panigiri).
A multitude of festive events and celebrations will take place on the island around August 15. Enimerosi makes the following suggestions:
Cultural August 2023 with Korakiana "Spiros Samaras" Philharmonic Society
Friday, August 11 - Band concert featuring well-known and beloved melodies conducted by Konstantinos Zervopoulos.
August 11, celebration in Kritika, Lefkimmi with Faikes band.
August 12, in Pelekas Central Square, the Pelekas Cultural and Sports Society is organising a concert with "The Ricci Project." Start time: 21:00
Theatrical performance "There is also Honour"
On Saturday, August 12, at 9:00 p.m., presented by Kynopiastes Youth Amateur Theatre Group, the theatrical performance "There is also Honour - Mavroyialouris" will take place outside Agios Ioannis church. Directed by Eftychia Sourvinou-Anifantaki. Direction and sign language interpretation for the song "Mother Greece" by Annie Poulimenou.
Saturday, 12/8: "Carrying Asia Minor" dance group with the participation of Velonades Cultural Society.
Sunday, August 13: The Choir sings Mikis Theodorakis songs, based on the poetry of Odysseas Elytis.
Soloist: Despina Daskalierou, soprano.
Narration by Dora Metallinou.
Piano accompaniment: Pelli Kontogouri.
Choir conducted by Giorgos Anthis.
Participation of the "Gerasimos Lavranos" Choir from Kanalia.
In Ano Korakiana Square. Start time 8:30 p.m..
Big local fair (panigiri) in Othoni
Saturday, August 12th, with the "Faikes" band. Beach Party on Sunday, August 13th, featuring DJ Haris Saoulos. Ferry schedules with the ship "Pegasus" from the Port of Agios Stefanos on 12/8 at 5:30 p.m. For reservations, call Ioanna at 6985 886973.
Saturday, August 12th, local fair in Nymfes village with the "Faikes" band.
6th Choir Festival in Ai Mathias
On August 12th and 13th at 8:00 p.m., organised by Ai Mathia Arts Society in Agios Matthaios square.
The following choirs will be taking part:
Saturday, August 12th
- Karousades "Dinos Theotokis" Society Choir
- Lefkimmi Choir
- Ai Mathias Arts Society polyphonic traditional ensemble.
Sunday, August 13th
- Ai Mathias Arts Society Children's Choir
- Argyrades Choir
- "Prigiateli" Choir ensemble from Sofia, Bulgaria
- Ai Mathias Arts Society "Michalis Kapodistrias" Mixed Choir
Horoepiskopous 13 & 15 August
Horoepiskopous Cultural Society is organising events for Summer 2023 in Irene Square.
Sunday 13 August at 20:30 with Yiannis, Renos, Spyros
Tuesday 15 August at 20:30 with DJ Stathis Mouzakitis
Agious Doulous - Local fair on 13 August with Faikes band.
Episkepsi 2023 - 13-15 August
Sunday, August 13th
Concert by the Thinalia Municipal Philharmonic Band, featuring melodious selections from the international and Greek repertoire. Conducted by Kovaïos Frangiskos.
Music and dance with traditional music, directed by Apostolos Valsamas.
Participating: Traditional Music Group "Musical Roots" and the traditional dance group "Koryfo in dance."
Followed by a folk - rebetiko celebration.
Monday, August 14th
Folk night with the Karokia band.
Tuesday, August 15th
Folk celebration with the Faikes band." Start time: 9:30 p.m.
Peroulades local fair 14-15 August
14/8 - Faikes band.
15/8 - Yiannis and Giorgos Skolarikis and musicians following the Virgin Mary procession.
Organised by Peroulades-Sidari Ethnikos
13 August - Sinarades Philharmonic concert
Traditional songs by Corfu composers on Sunday 13 August at 21:30 outside Sinarades Primary School.
Soloist: Irene Anthi (flute) Conductor: Alexandros Koskinas
Sunday 13 August - Velonades Square at 20:30
- Velonades Cultural Society Choir
- Velonades Cultural Society Traditional Dance Group
- Korakiana 'Spyros Samaras' Philharmonic Society Traditional Dance Group
Skripero Philharmonic Society 'Karlaka' Festival
13 August with the 'Orizontes' band and frogs legs to eat!
Ai Matthia Square - 15 August at 20:00.
Local fair with food, dance, music and raffle.
Organised by Ai Matthia Arts Society.
Musical Evening with Irene Papadopoulou in Avliotes Square
Tuesday 15 August in Avliotes Square with Irene Papadopoulou live.
Also taking part:
- Avliotes Phaeces Band Dance Group
- Niki Aspioti Dance Academy
Start time: 21:00
Doukades local fair - 15 August
20:30 with The Rebellions
Stavros traditional local fair - 14-15 August
14th - Traditional pasta
15th - Live music with Korfiates band
Agios Nikolaos Kanalia local fair
Monday 14 and Tuesday 15 with live bands
Giannades local fair
Monday 14 and Tuesday 15 in the main square with the Odysseia band.
Sokraki local fair
15 August with Faikes band.
Kassiopi local fair
16 August in the main square at 21:00 with live music
Zoodoho Pigi, Kavalouri traditional local fair
16 August with the Orizontes band
Nymphes Cultural Society presents Anastasia Moutsatsou, Alex Sid and Dimitris Gotsopoulos at Nymphe Hermitage on Saturday 19 August.
Special Guest: Fotini Velesiotou
Doors open: 20:00
Start time: 21:00