September’s Best Happenings in Thessaloniki

After an incredible summer season, Thessaloniki welcomes Fall with a series of spectacular events that will turn your visit to the city into an inspiring adventure. So, get ready to treat your senses to a cultural experience beyond your expectations.

autumn thessaloniki(Image Credits: greece-is)

Beginning with memoirs of the city’s recent history, on Saturday the 23rd of September, you are welcome to take part in a grand fiesta paying tribute to the great Thessaloniki Fire of 1917 that ruined two thirds of the city allowing Thessaloniki to reborn from its ashes. An extraordinary fiesta taking place at the neighborhoods destroyed by the fire, resurrected and now celebrated with a number of musical performances, art and photography exhibitions as well as projections of the great disaster.

fire event thessaloniki(Image Credits: ert.gr)

On September 6th Fashion enthusiasts are welcome to attend the Catwalk at Zongolopoulos umbrellas, at the New Beach of Thessaloniki. A catwalk inspired by the art of the cinema from Marilyn Monroe all the way to Hitchcock.

The 82nd Thessaloniki International Exhibition from September 9th to the 17th will be hosting several events and exhibitions focusing mainly on China and also on Iran, Italy, Turkey, Indonesia, Tunisia, Egypt India and Uruguay.

From September 9th to October 1st ThessBrunch will be returning to Thessaloniki with thematic brunches that will please your gustatory palates at some of the city’s finest hotels.

thessbrunch(Image Credits: tourismpress.gr)

The Colorful Open Air Event in Thermi will come back to life on Sunday the 10th of September with concerts, science games, DJs, bodypainting, fire shows, parkour, dancing and lots of color.

On September 9th and 10th tattoo fanatics will come together to show off their skills at the 4th Balkan Thessaloniki Tattoo Convention taking place at BLOCK33. Get ready to open your eyes to the art of tattooing and enjoy some live bands, bodypainting, graffiti and skate shows as well as acrobatics.

For the first time in Greece, Thessaloniki welcomes re:publica 2017 paving the way to the digital era. Explore the digital culture of Europe at the Museum of Cinematography between the 11th and the 13th of September.

If again you wish to open your horizons to the trends of contemporary music, then make sure to attend the Reworks Festival of Thessaloniki between the 13th and 17thof September and get your groove on with musical performances and shows at several stages of the city.Fix Factory of Sound

For all true naturalists the 7th Greenwave Festival at the Municipal park next to the garden theater will host a number of workshops and activities dedicated to the protection of the environment between the 14th and 17th of September.

voroina 2017(Image Credits: travelling.gr)

Also worth attending are the Voroina at the port of Thessaloniki on September the 23rd, the 4th Flea Market & Street Food Festival on Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th of September at the New City Hall and the 1st KIDOT FESTIVAL on the 30th of September and 1st of October ending the month’s festivals with a number of workshops, discussions, games and entertainment for children and adults.

If you wish to be part of the action, arrange your stay at the urban nature City hotel in the heart of Thessaloniki and follow the city’s cultural vibe to new destinations.

 

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