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If you are in Athens during next days...
Don't miss the traditional carnival events in Athens!
On Thursday 3rd of March at 12.00 in Varvakeios Agora, the central meat Market of Athens, Athenians are eating, drinking and dancing all together, celebrating "Tsiknopempti", this week according tradition is the "Meat week" (Kreatini). You can continue drinking, eating and dancing since 17.00 till 20.00 in Plateia Avdi, Metaxourgeion. The tradition of Tsiknopempti has its origin to Bach At 18.00 the same day The tradition has its origin to then ancient feasts dedicated to Dionysus/Bacchus. The same day Thursday 3rd of March at 18.30 there is a date at the Metro station "Acropolis" to revive the carnival of Plaka and follow the same ancient road with ancient Athenians when celebrating Dionysus, with musical instruments, dance and carnival songs from the Artistic Agency "Forms of Expression" in the historic city center. If you think that you already loose your self contact us and get lost in Athens with us with a special tour for the day!