Calendar

Jul 22 – Sep 29 all-day
 @ Hydra Workshop
Art patron and longtime Hydra aficionado Pauline Karpidas has been attracting younger generations of artists to the island to show[...]
Aug 1 – Aug 30 all-day
Paintings by Tom Powell @ Hydra Trading Company & Gallery
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Aug 4 @ 21:15
<i> Alcestis </i> @ Hydrama Theatre, Vlychos | Vlichos | Attica | Greece
    Thursday 4th August (in Greek & English) “ALCESTIS” by Euripides A group of 12 actors from Holland, Spain,[...]
Saronic Chamber Music Festival Hydra Series 3 @ Bratsera Hotel, Hydra | Idra | Attica | Greece
HYDRA SERIES 3 6 August, 2016 | 21:00 Janáček’s String Quartets & Brahms’ String Quintets Dedicated to the memory of[...]
Aug 7 – Oct 31 all-day
Paintings by Yiannis Kottis @ Hydra Historic Archives
This exhibition of paintings by John Kottis consists of mixed media works, dominated by bright colors. Location: Hydra Historical Archive &[...]
Aug 11 @ 21:15
<i>Clandestino</i> @ Hydrama Theatre, Vlychos | Vlichos | Attica | Greece
  Thursday 11th August (in GREEK) “CLANDESTINO” (devised theatre) The journey is significant for most people – but others only[...]
Leonidas Kavákos (Violin) & Enrico Pace (Piano) @ Hydra Cathedral (Hydra Harbor) | Idra | Attica | Greece
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Aug 22 – Sep 10 all-day
<I>Autonomy</I> @ Vlychos
Autotomy! A village under the sea in Vlychos. Artist Hortense le Calvez has created a little world beneath the waves.[...]
Aug 22 – Sep 2 all-day
Paintings by George Petrochilou @ Melina Mercouri Gallery, on the west side of the harbor just before the cannons
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<I>The Insolence of the Sun</I> | Leonardo Cremonini @ Hydra Historic Archives and Museum
Six years after the death of the great artist Leonardo Cremonini (1925-2010), the Historical Archive and Museum of Hydra will[...]
Carmel Boyle | "Only Love" @ Melina Mercouri Hall
Back by popular demand, Carmel Boyle performs the hits of Nana Mouskouri on September 4, 2016, at 8:30, at Hydra’s[...]
<I>Thalassia</I> | Themis Papathanasiou von Weollwarth @ Melina Mercouri Gallery
Opening party: September 14, 2016, at 6 pm. Exhibition hours: 11:00 to 14:00 and 18:00 to 22:00Share this:Click to share[...]
Sep 29 – Oct 3 all-day
Hydra Rebetiko Conference 2016 @ TBA
This year’s fifteenth annual Hydra Rebetiko Conference is scheduled from Thursday, September 29, to Monday, October 3, 2016. The main concert[...]
Jan 1 all-day
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day (Πρωτοχρονιά) is also celebrated ecclesiastically as the feast of St. Basil the Great and the Circumcision of Christ. Read[...]
Jan 6 all-day
Epiphany
Come join the community in celebrating Epiphany on Hydra in Hydra Harbor. Epiphany on Hydra Epiphany (ἐπιφάνεια, meaning “manifestation”) or[...]
Feb 16 all-day
Tsiknopempti
Tsiknopempti, the Greek Orthodox equivalent of the Catholic Fat Thursday, literally means “Thursday of the Smoke of Grilled Meat,” with[...]
Feb 26 all-day
Carnival @ Hydra Town and Kamini
Come join the parade! Carnival on Hydra The name “Apokreas” derivies from the Greek phrase Apoxh apo kreas, literally meaning[...]
Feb 27 all-day
Clean Monday @ Hydra Island
Make your reservations! Clean Monday on Hydra Clean Monday (Καθαρά Δευτέρα) marks the beginning of Lent in the Greek Orthodox Church.[...]
Mar 24 – Mar 26 all-day
Spring Regatta
Hydra hosts two annual three-day regattas that mark the beginning and end of the racing season. The first, held on[...]
Mar 25 all-day
Independence Day @ Hydra Island Greece
Come watch the parade through Hydra Harbor! On March 25, Greeks celebrate the Greek National Anniversary, a major religious holiday[...]
Apr 7 – Apr 9 all-day
Hydra's Trail Event @ Hydra Town
The fourth annual Hydra Trail Event will be held over the weekend of April 9–10. Come join in, either by signing[...]
Apr 16 all-day
Easter
On Good Friday (Megali Paraskevi) villagers carry candles and follow the procession of the Epitaph. After the Epitaph (or Christ’s funeral[...]
May 1 all-day
May Day
In the days before this national holiday, the Greeks’ version of Labor Day, locals traditionally gather colorful wild spring flowers[...]
May 22 – May 26 all-day
Hydra Retreat @ Hydra Island
HYDRA RETREAT is a 5-day opportunity to step out of our daily life and routines, to slow down, remember what[...]
Leonard Cohen Fan Club Biannual Hydra Meet-Up
Although it’s not an official gathering, the Leonard Cohen Fan Club will hold is 2015 biannual meet-up on Hydra during[...]
Kara Walker—<i>Figa</i> | DESTE Foundation Exhibit @ Deste Foundation Slaughterhouse Space
Every summer since 2009, DESTE has invited an artist or group of artists to develop an exhibition in the Foundation’s[...]
Miaoulia "Happening" @ Hydra Harbor
The “Happening,” the spectacular reenactment of the sinking by Miaoulis’s men of the Turkish flagship, featuring the siege and burning of[...]
Saronic Chamber Music Festival Hydra Series 1 @ Bratsera Hotel, Hydra | Idra | Attica | Greece
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Saronic Chamber Music Festival Hydra Series 2 @ Bratsera Hotel, Hydra | Idra | Attica | Greece
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Aug 14 all-day
Dormition of Mary
This great feasting day in the Greek Orthodox Church commemorates the “falling asleep,” or death, of Mary, the mother of Jesus, and her bodily resurrection[...]