Courtesy: Georgios Makkas

Athens’ enviable climate provides the perfect stage for Athenians to do what they love best: soak up some outdoor culture. From free jazz and film festivals to world-class theatre and rock concerts, here’s where to catch the season’s hottest open-air action.


Courtesy: Technopolis

Platia Nerou

Courtesy: Eject Festival

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre (SNFCC)

Photo: Pinelopi Gerasimou

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Photo: Georgios Makkas

Pireos 260

Courtesy: Pireos 260. Photo by Evi Fylaktou.

Theatro Vrahon (Melina Mercouri Open Air Theatre)

Courtesy: Theatro Vrahon Melina Mercouri

Panathenaic Stadium (Kallimarmaro)

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Numismatic Museum Café

"A hidden, unexpected little treasure, right in the city centre."

Megaron Concert Hall Gardens

Photo: C. Akriviadis