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Athens
07
02
2023
Snowstorm shuts schools and shops, disrupts traffic in Athens

Traffic was halted on some central roads and on a national road connecting Athens to central Greece, as storm Barbara swept across the country, blanketing the capital. Some met...

Snowstorm shuts schools and shops, disrupts traffic in Athens
Schools shut in Attica, classes to be held online Monday
Athens
06
02
2023
Schools shut in Attica, classes to be held online Monday

Attica Region Director Giorgos Patoulis said all primary and secondary schools in Attica - whether private or public - will remain shut on Monday, following the weather front that is forecast to bring sleet, high winds, and icy conditions at the start of the week. The ministry of Education said that classes will be...

Snowfall expected to continue Monday, as road crews remain on standby in Greece
Athens
06
02
2023
Snowfall expected to continue Monday, as road crews remain on standby in Greece

Phenomena accompanying 'Barbara', as the snowstarm is dubbed, have shut down sections of the national highway from Lamia to Athens, and brought out heavy machinery on roads to remove snow and sprinkle salt in hopes of keeping the main road arteries of Greece operational. Some national highway sections that ...

Tsitsipas sends Nat'l team to 1st division of Davis Cup after 19 years
Athens
05
02
2023
Tsitsipas sends Nat'l team to 1st division of Davis Cup after 19 years

The Greek champion overcame the resistance of his opponent, No. 564 in the world ranking, in a match that lasted 1 hour and 15 minutes, knowing the apotheosis of about 10,000 spectators who were inside the Olympic facilities. Tsitsipas struggled in the first set, when he needed the tie break (7-1) to win it 7-6. H...

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Toi & Moi

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Omonia Optics

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Folie Latin Bar

The mini club that first opened its doors in the early 1980s keeps on going strong into its fourth decade of existence with some of the most innovative and funky nights that can b... more

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Food & Restaurants

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Zahoulis (Tavern)

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Tavern Meltemi

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Tsiknopempti Block Party (Double Stage)
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16
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Velocity Arena x Klangkuenstler in Athens (Postponed)
Feb
21
Tue
Exhale x Athens
Mar
04
Sat

Concerts in Athens

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Florence + The Machine
Jul
02
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USURUM - Live at Gagarin 205
Feb
10
Fri
Cosmos: Tom Harrell in Athens
Mar
13
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Exhibitions & Cultural Events

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Nouveau réalisme
Feb
08
Wed
In the Solitude of Cotton Fields | John Malkovich - Ingeborga Dapkunaite
Feb
09
Thu
Constantinos Doxiadis - Human Communities
Feb
08
Wed

Pistes Events in Athens

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Giorgos Alkaios, Goin' Through, Equalizer and the comedian Pantelis Kanarakis
Feb
10
Fri
Nikos Makropoulos & Kostas Karafotis
Feb
09
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Dionysis Schinas & Ivi Adamou
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10
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Food Expo & Oenotelia 2023
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18
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HORECA Greece 2023
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10
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Athens International Jewellery Show 2023
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03
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