Status as a weekend destination has made Hydra a popular venue for all sorts of events, from trail races and art exhibitions to sailing events and regattas. The Miaoulia festival honors the memory of local naval hero Andreas Miaoulis and extends over a long weekend at the end of June (the night reenactment of the sinking of the Turkish flagship by Miaoulis and his men is the highlight of the event). Exhibitions, concerts, and performances are usually held June–August; details are available from the municipality. The International Rembetika music festival takes place here in October. Plus the new and ever-growing contemporary art scene here is sure to to be highlighted with happenings that will draw an international art crowd.
Main street, Hydra harbor, 18040, Greece