Cyprus has got its reputation for one of the best holiday destination in Europe, it’s not just the parties that attract the crowd from all over the world.
Cyprus contains many heritage values and has many archeological sites to visit. Cyprus is known for its hospitality and beaches.
However, it’s not just the beaches and heritage sites that Cyprus has to offer, tourists are invited to join there their huge variety of Cyprus events and festivals that take place every year. If you are worried about staying short-term in Cyprus then you can book a service apartment for your family.
Let’s discuss the best events in Cyprus that you can enjoy.
Limassol wine festival
This is the most popular Cyprus event held in Limassol. This is the time when most famous vineries gather together and offer unlimited wine samples, in addition to the wine tasting, everyone is invited for pressing the grapes while listening to the music.
This festival attracts tourists from all over the world. This event in Cyprus held for 10 days every year from the end week of August to the starting week of September.
Paphos Aphrodite festival
If you are an opera lover and have a good taste for dramatic music then this is an event you should definitely not miss.
This is the festival held in celebration of Aphrodite (goddess of love and passion).
This festival first started in 1999 and has been organized every year since then. You will be able to enjoy many famous opera singers in the event.
Flower festival Limassol
This festival is held in the honor of Dionysus, the god of wine and fertility.
This flower festival is held in the second weekend of the May
Visitors will be able to enjoy the different kind of floral exhibition, flower parade, music, and dance.
Lemesos carnival is one of the most important events of Cyprus when local people joint carnival parade being dressed in colorful costumes. This festival is taken place for 11 straight days.
Carnival is held every year from the end of February to beginning of March.
Cyprus international film festival
If you are a movie lover and enjoy watching movies in the different niche then this event is something you should definitely plan your trip for.
Different film producers from all over the world feature their film in the film festival in Nicosia each other.
This festival is also a great opportunity for the new directors and film producers to exhibit their work in front of the world.
A unique destination with stunning landscapes, a rich cultural heritage, and friendly locals, the tiny island of Cyprus offers an array of wonderful things to see and do that are bound to keep you busy throughout your stay.
Street art festival
This art festival has gained popularity in recent years and more than 10,000 people take part in this festival.
This festival takes place in early May in town Limassol in Saripolu Street.
Local people join the street festival through binging colors and creating their own masterpiece. People come up with their message to society and their artwork.
it’s a great experience to be a part of art festival at this big level, you will be able to enjoy music, graffiti, paintings, food, and drinks.
It’s a very joyous moment to see the whole city painted in different colors.
Rose festival in Agros
Agros is considered to be leading rose and rose product village in Cyprus. Local people of Agros held this rose festival for the people around the world.
You can enjoy a different type of local food and drinks, traditional village craft, visit various workshops and dance and music is a compulsory thing in every festival in Cyprus.
This festival is held in mid of May.
Film | Constantia Open Air Cinema
This can be a great experience for you, watching a movie in an open field can be an amazing experience.
This event is held in Nicosia throughout the summers, they have been taking advantage of dry air of summers and enjoying the evening with outdoor cinema theatres. They start showcasing movies every day at 9 pm throughout the summers.