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Saturday 26th August 2017
Sunday 27th August 2017
19:30 - 22:30
2 days/nights
28th October Square - Paphos Town Hall Square
  Pafos Pafos
Coastal Broadwalk, Paphos, Cyprus
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26 – 27 August 2017 | 19:30 – 22:30

Two days filled with traditional sounds, images and flavours, dedicated to the folklore culture of Cyprus and other countries. In 2017, the European Capital of Culture welcomes music and dance from Cyprus, Pontus, the Mediterranean Sea and other European Capitals of Culture.

Focussing on folklore creation, the festival stages a shadow theatre will be set up, traditional games, fairy tales and presentations of tools, musicalinstruments as well as food and wine. The “Ktima” Folklore Association, organises this event with the participation of music and dance ensembles of foreign residents as well as a folklore group from the Basque Country.

Pafos 2017

The title of the European Capital of Culture in 2017 has led to a high quality programme which is now being implemented with great optimism, passion and vision.

The launching of Pafos 2017 European Cpatital of Culture and more importantly the programme as a whole is considered more as a starting point and not as an arrival.

Hosting the biggest European cultural initiative is a great honour for our small city of Pafos as well as a huge responsibility and prospect. After going through troubled waters, Pafos is now on a course for progress and growth. The European Capital of ... 
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