A European Music Day promotional poster for evening events taking place June 21 at the Paros Park near Naoussa on Paros island. Paros is one of 28 Greek cities and islands hosting concerts and activities for the annual event.
Solstice songfest: Greece will face the music Friday as more than 28 different city and island locations across the country celebrate European Music Day with over 200 free music events and performances in public venues.
More than 2,000 professional and amateur musicians will take to the stage in streets, squares, parks theaters and transportation stations throughout the country to perform a wide variety of music genres, including classical, folk, jazz, rock and hip hop.
Participating locations include Agios Dimitrios (Attica), Agrinio, Athina, Amaliada, Filipiada, Didimoticho, Edessa, Domokos, Drama, Iraklio (Crete), Thessaloniki, Kavala, Kallithea (Attica), Komotini, Kithira, Kos, Moschato-Tavros (Attica), Larisa, Livadia, Naxos, Xanthi, Paros, Preveza, Salamina, Santorini, Serres, Veria and Volos.
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