MEGARO GYZI FESTIVAL 2007 – 2017
The Cultural Centre MEGARO GYZI, since its establishment and particularly during the tourist season, organizes cultural events, such as painting exhibitions, concerts, music recitals, theatrical performances, photographic exhibitions, book presentations, which attract the interest of the local residents and the numerous tourists of the island.
From 2007 and onwards the Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi has been organizing annually during August the Megaro Gyzi Festival, a festival of various cultural events including music concerts, art & painting exhibitions, theatrical performances etc. These activities of the Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi positively contribute to Santorini’s cultural life for both the local residents of the island and its numerous friends and visitors.
During the eight years 2007-2017 approximately over 300 artists appeared in Megaro Gyzi. Also, since 2008 Santorini through Megaro Gyzi joined the network of the European Festival of Music.
The Megaro Gyzi Festival, this August feast of culture, has been established as an institution in the cultural events of the summertime in Santorini, upgrading the cultural life of the island and attracting the special interest of the local community and the visitors of the island.