Kimolos Experience Festival

10 Jun 2022 - 09 Oct 2022
Last updated: 16 Dec 2021
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"Kimolistes NGO" had its tenth birthday on September 2021 while launched the first KIMOLOS EXPERIENCE FESTIVAL this year, too, comprising a wide range of events related to the island's Cycladic identity. The open-air cinema "Cine Kalisperitis", awarded the 1st Prize for 2021 by the European Cultural Tourism Network https://www.culturaltourism-ne... being transferred to remote beaches under the stars with 150-200 lanterns set up and torches; along with the "Open Libraries" award by the "Greek IBBY Distinction" in 2019, the workshops, Lectures, Concerts, the Boat Libraries and Trekking to familiarize the tourists and islanders with the Kimolian paths where our ancestors left their imprint is the point of reference for the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea. https://www.kimolistes.com/cin...

During the Festival our inspirer of "Cine Kalisperitis", Mr. Fotis Marinakis does his best to enforce the bonds with our history and tradition with events that take place in the Medieval Castle "The Kastro" at Chorio. "Kimolos Experience" Festival promotes community welfare on a volunteer base, while local people’s involvement and those of our volunteers worldwide conduces to tourists’ satisfaction. Our intention is to increase the number of our volunteers being involved in unique schemes and transmit the feeling of respect for the maintenance of our cultural -Kimolian traits untouched.

Kimolos Experience Festival has as an intention for the next year 2022 to have a standard type of events on, lectures, workshops on tradition, writing and creating stories with kids with the use of drawings and paintings as a part of collaborating with MOTAMO BIENNALE international and other non profit organizations, being the Ambassador/ Global CoHost of two of them. MULTICULTURAL CHILDREN'S DAY & INERNATIONAL READ TO ME DAY in order to promote arts and writing. We are working extensively on our 2022 program.

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Practical info

Pricerange per day
Free
Music
Classical Music , Jazz , Rock , Pop , Electronic Music , Early Music
Accommodation
Camping , Partner hotel , AirBnb
Food
Fast snack
Directions & transport
Car park
Surroundings
Nature , Suburbs , Village
Average attendence per day
Under 500 attendees
Art disciplines
Architecture , Ballet , Contemporary Dance , Design, Applied arts , Digital Arts
Support for disabled people
Yes