New Year’s Eve under the Acropolis

The Municipality of Athens has arranged a series of events to celebrate New Year’s Eve in the city center. The events, which are set to begin at noon on Tuesday, will culminate on the Apostolou Pavlou pedestrian area beneath the Acropolis.

Varvakios Square

2pm: Alexandros Arkadopoulos and a clarinet band

Neos Kosmos Metro Station

2pm: Dorόs (eastern-traditional)

Kolonaki Square

3pm: L’Anima string quartet

Municipal Market of Kypseli (Fokionos Negri Street)

4pm: Diminuita Swing Trio and swing dancers

Merkouri Square in Petralona

4.30: Flamenco music and dance by “Symmetria”

Keramikos Metro Station

5pm: Felino Tango

Ermou Street (Monastiraki & Syntagma)

6pm: Philharmonic Orchestra of the Municipality of Athens

Syntagma Square

8pm: Choir of the Municipality of Athens

9pm: Stringless (a capella group)

Ermou Pedestrianized Area (Thisio)

8pm: Mimis Plessas and the Municipality of Athens’ Big Band

9pm: Mode Plagal (Jazz-fusion)

D. Areopagitou Pedestrianized Area

8pm: Encardia

9pm: Muchatrela

10pm: Nikos Touliatos’ “Ichodrasi” and the Battuca percussion groups

Central Stage – Thisio

10pm: Fide Koksal, Nasos Sopilis and ban

10.20pm: Symphonic Orchestra of Municipality of Athens

00:05am: Nikos Portokaloglou

01:00am: Giota Nega and Gerasimos Andreatos

The “Antosi” theatrical group will also participate in the celebrations with a series of small, improvised and scripted events.

Helios Kiosk