Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Cultural Events and Festivities in Rhodes Old Town

A wide range of occasions come across in the history of Rhodes Old Town when several cultural events and festivities were celebrated with a high-level of enthusiasm and glory. The same routine is still going on today. It is advised you not to miss this opportunity this year. The Rhodes Town Hotels on such occasions get crowded with the people of different origins.

List of the Cultural Events and Festivities in Rhodes Old Town
Following is the detail of the most prominent events and festivities that take place in Rhodes each year:

Rhodes Flower Festival
This unique festival takes place almost every year in the Last week of month May. To avail opportunity to participate in this festival, you can stay in some of the most luxurious Rhodes town hotels.

Sound and Illumination of the Rhodes Down Town
This is a unique event that takes place on daily basis throughout the summer season. In this event, the performances are organized at the Grand Master's Palace, in the ancient city of Rhodes.

Rodos Cultural Festival
In this event, an open-air prehistoric theatre is organized in the summer season of Rhodes old town.

Folk Dance Show
This folk-dancing event continues all year long in the old city of Rhodes. It popularity touches its peak when it starts in the open area of Rodini Park Theatre in the summer season.

Customs and Lifestyle of Rodos
This event takes place in summer and during its two hour performance, some of the conventional bridal customs, witty skits and Greek’s famous music are played live. This event is often held at the National Theatre. You are advised to hire some good Rhodes town hotels to amuse yourself with all this stuff.

Carnival Day of the Rhodes Old Town
This festival is organized every year on 1st March within the prehistoric city of Rhodes. It major activities include folklores, Latin music, famous Greek singers, street theatre, festival parade, ancient music and theatre. A large number of people come and participate in this festival. It is therefore a real fun for the people of every age staying at the best Rhodes town hotels.

August Wine Festival
This unique wine festival takes place every year in the month of August. During each summer season, a large number of locals and internationals gather at the wine producing villages of the Rhodes old Town where they celebrate to their maximum extent. If you want to be a part of them this year, plan your vacations to stay in some of the best Rhodes town hotels so that you can also enjoy these joys.

Ethnic and Creative Activities Series
It is another unique event that takes place on 15 June and end up on 30 September every year in the Rhodes Old Town. It is also a great source of attraction for various tourists.

Apart from this, some of the annual Sports events include Old Town Open Racing Trip, Open Cycling Trip of Rodos City, International Cycling Tour of Rodos and European Boxing Championship. They are organized in the 1st and 3rd week of December, February and December respectively at Rhodes Old Town and Streets.

Resource Box
Rhodes Town Hotels ( in the Rhodes Old Town ( offer discounted rates for luxury accommodations with great services to the tourists who book before time. Be the one among them to enjoy your trip with these events and festivals.