In a special 3-day event, in the unique setting that Folegandros offers, we will again have the chance to enjoy concerts and events that will enrich our summer memories.
For the third consecutive year a music festival is organized on the small and extraordinarily beautiful island of Folegandros, with the participation of both young and well-known artists of the Greek music stage.
This festival brings together every year important names of the music Greek scene and brings to Folegandros well-known artists, ensuring a prominent position on the map of the famous Greek festivals for the island.
Along with the music events that will take place in Karavostassi and Pounta, daily tours of the island's shores will also be organized this year.
In 2016, the Anemi Festival brought Dimitra Galani with the Chronos Project as well as Point 2 by Petros Klampanis and Christos RafalidestoFolegandros. It was the first year of a promising event that proved very successful and was embraced by both the locals and the visitors. Concerts, debates, parties left the festival’s mark and laid the foundations for a celebration that was from the beginning certain to last and be held every year. The next year, in 2017, the Anemi Festival hosted the favorite Greek songwriter Kostis Maraveyas and the Minor Project complex. The public’s response was enthusiastic and showed that the festival would continue its course the following year.
This year, from 26th to 28th of July, the Anemi Festival will host the unique Imam Baildi and the young singer and awarded songwriter Katerina Polemi while its closing will be held at one the bars in Chora by a well-known radio producer of PEPPER 96.6 and a famous Greek actor with a unique «back2back» dj set.
During the festival, tours of the island's shores will be organized on a daily basis by local guides, while a full moon special event will be held at Anemi Hotel’s vineyard on the last day .
Anemi Festival 2018
26.7 | Katerina Polemis
The award-winning composer and talented performer Katerina Polemi is coming to Foleganderos for the first time with a special music proposal, accompanied by the awarded musician Vangelis Tountas. Katerina of the film soundtracks, theatrical music and sensual performances will present Greek songs of love, well-known foreign as well as her own songs, and will unite the images she has created during her music career in Greece and Brazil. Music and lyrics, in Greek, English and Portuguese, will create a multicultural concert that will captivate the audience from wherever they may come from.
27.7 | Imam Baildi
Our beloved company, which has become10 years old, after their sold out appearances in Athens in the past year, is preparing to serve our most sophisticated, most appetizing recipe in Folegandros. What will we listen to? The pieces we have loved, and the new ideas of the Imam Baildi that once again set new standards in the domestic music scene.
What will we see? A company with a unique chemistry that loves to be on stage and has its own story to tell after countless concerts and trips in more than 22 countries of the world. What will move us? The moments when the concert culminates when the audience and the band become one! And all this in Pounta in Chora of Folegandros, the most magical point known as the "balcony of the Aegean".
The last day of the Anemi Festival will be as different as every year. In the afternoon of July 28, a special full moon event will take place in the vineyard of Anemi Hotel in Karavostassi. Well-known producer of PEPPER 96.6 and one Greek actor will be this year's guests for an explosive dj set - back2back - which will be held at a famous bar in Chora and will last till the early hours.
Three days of celebration, with every day being a special reason for someone to come to Folegandros and enjoy an unforgettable holiday.
The Anemi Festival celebrates its 3rd year. A festival - an institution perfectly suited to the culture of the ANEMI HOTEL that supports it as a Grand Sponsor
. The festival is under the auspices of the Municipality of Folegandros.