Parties, events and venue openings on Mykonos during 2023
DJs Mapet and Jerry will be playing at Mosaic on Friday January 27 and Saturday January 28
DJ Nick Sintilas will be on the decks for the Sunday Party at El Burro on January 29, starting at 8 p.m.
Maizevelo Cookhouse will be closing February 1 for its winter break, but first it will celebrate its 5th anniversary with live Greek music entertainment on Tuesday January 31. The party starts at 3 p.m.
Paloma bar is back from its holiday break. Starting on January 13, Paloma will be open every Friday and Saturday night from 10 p.m.
In posts to its social media pages on January 9, Paradise Beach Club announced that it is “so excited for a massive summer ahead” and is busy “preparing a lineup of non-stop parties starting April 2023!” The booking page on the club’s website is now live, and is accepting reservations for day and night parties starting as early as April 7.
“A new era is taking shape” at VOID, the nightclub has announced. In a teaser video posted to its social media pages on January 20, VOID says big changes are in store for its 2023 party season. “These past three years have been challenging for all of us. We thank each and every one of you for supporting us through these times. This summer, everything is about to change. We can’t wait. Summer 2023 we evolve,” the video says. The club says “stay tuned” for more information about what’s planned.
January restaurant and bar openings and news
Raya restaurant reopens on Friday January 27
Starting on Monday January 23, Velanos restaurant and bar will be temporarily closed for its annual winter break. Velanos will reopen on Sunday February 2.
Promenade has temporarily closed for its annual winter break. The restaurant and bar will reopen on Friday February 24.
Appaloosa Restaurant and Bar returns for its winter season starting on Thursday, January 19. During winter, Appaloosa will be open Wednesday through Sunday nights from 7 p.m. (closed on Mondays and Tuesdays).
The Cook restaurant in Ano Mera reopens on January 16
Coffee Break in Argyraina reopens on January 16
Following its break for the Christmas holiday period, El Burro reopened on January 9
HUG Espresso Bar reopened on January 9 after its holiday break
Hotel and resort openings and news
A new arrival to the island’s luxury resort scene last year, Cali Mykonos will be opening for the 2023 season on April 13. Situated on a secluded cliffside near Kalafatis beach, Cali Mykonos boasts 40 luxurious suites and villas, many with plunge pools, as well as a private beach, jetty and its own private yachts to transport guests to remote Mykonos beaches and other islands.
Parties and music events that took place this month
Vegera has announced that this will be its last weekend of operations before the restaurant closes for its annual winter break. Vegera will open at 9 a.m. on Friday January 6 for breakfast and coffee, then will celebrate Epiphany with music and drinks. It will open again for a final night of music and drinks on Saturday January 7 at 9 p.m. Its re-opening date has not yet been announced.
DJs Mapet and Jerry will be on the decks for the Epiphany party at Mosaic on Friday January 6 starting at 3 p.m.
DJ Giorgos Dragoutas will be playing at Velanos on Friday January 6
DJ Simos Anastasopoulos will be playing at Vegera on Saturday January 7
DJ Thodoris Ntontos will play at Velanos on Sunday January 8
Mosaic presents DJs Mapet and Jerry on Friday January 13 and Saturday the 14th
On Saturday January 14, Wild Cafe Bar in Ano Mera presents live music entertainment by Giannis Barbaris
DJ Babis Lazos will be on the decks for the Greek Vibes party at Velanos on Sunday January 15
DJ So Big is on the decks at Wild Cafe Bar on Friday January 20
On Saturday January 21, Mosaic will present music entertainment by DJs Jerry and Mapet
Sunday January 22 is closing night for the winter season of Sunday parties at Velanos. DJ Thodoris Ntontos will be on the decks for the final bash of the month.
Mosaic is hosting a karaoke party on Wednesday January 25