This year’s Christmas festive program in Athens includes more than 230 Christmas events and happenings organized by the Culture, Sports and Youth Organization of the Municipality of Athens and Technopolis.

From December 22 to 30, tribute and jazz musicians take the stage under the Christmas tree in Syntagma Square with a varied program. This year’s highlight is the Glasshouse at Syntagma square, a music project that takes place on December 29 and 30, in collaboration with the Dutch Embassy in Athens. Radio producers and DJs invite everyone to be part of the Christmas celebration, while the proceeds from this project will be donated to charity.

The New Year’s Eve party takes place at Thiseio featuring the Athens Municipality’s Philharmonic Orchestra, actor Vassilis Charalambopoulos will be the evening’s host, together with singers Katerina Kouka, Themis Karamouratidis and Christina Maxouri.

This Christmas coincides with the reopening of the historic theater, “Olympia” – Municipal Music Theater Maria Callas, and it features a festive program from December 22 to 31 with a number of theatrical and musical performances.

During this festive season, don’t miss the chance to admire the numerous angel forms created by well-known Greek artists, and which are located at the City Hall, the Kypseli Municipal Market, the Athens Cultural Center and other key places in the city.