'' Anny Sea & Sun Apartments ''

ISTRON (KALO CHORIO),   AGIOS NIKOLAOS,  CRETE,   GREECE

Local Events

At the city & the surrounding villages of the municipality of Agios Nikolaos, in which Istron (Kalo Chorio) lays, are organized annual local, pan-Hellenic or even international summer events that you can attend enjoying yourself, tasting local flavors or exploring local traditions & customs.

Sport Events

"Agios Nikolaos Cliff Diving":

The great summer sports show in Crete is the spectacular diving from the rocks of Agios Nikolaos Lake and from a 20 meter high diving board. Divers from all over the world give their best for the unique high diving event that Greece hosts every summer at the natural amphitheater of Lake "Voulismeni", located in downtown Agios Nikolaos which is a landmark of the area.

"Agios Nikolaos Cliff Diving" is included in the World High Diving Federation (WHDF) calendar and is probably the only one that includes night diving.

In addition to diving, it also includes wonderful performances with music, dancers and fireworks, while for 2022 it is scheduled to take place on September 17-18, with the exact context of the games not yet specified

 

"Agios Nikolaos on SUP":

The Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) games are held every July in Agios Nikolaos harbor & lake and also in Elounda.

The games gather a large number of athletes from all over Greece and all over the world as well.

  

"Agios Nikolaos Beach Volley Masters Final":

The Greek Beach Volley Championship final has been held by the "Hellenic Volleyball Federation" every July on the Marina beach of Agios Nikolaos, for years.

A spectacular sport event on one of the most beautiful beach inside the city of Agios Nikolaos accompanied by a variety of musical events.

Taste Events

"Cretan Street Food Festival"

From 2017 the "Cretan Street Food Festival" takes place in Agios Nikolaos as part of the "World Tourism Day".

On 27th of September 2022, the "big table" of flavors and local tradition will be spread again. Companies, organizations, associations, unions, etc. will participate. with aromas and flavors to fill the beach area in "Kitroplateia".

Guests can enjoy local Greek products, as well as creative flavors, recipes and flavors of special chefs from around the world, enjoy Cretan wines, have fun in a cooking competition for children while the evening concludes with music events.

Music Events

"ReggaeVibes Music Festival"

The "ReggaeVibes Music Festival" has been running successfully every August in Agios Nikolaos since 2007.

Popular bands from all over the world, with great success on international charts, such as the legendary "WAILERS" in 2019, are participating every year!

The festival is already a must for reggae & dub music lovers coming not only from Crete but all Greece as well.

Traditional Events

Tradition

Every village of Crete, big or small, performs its own open-air festival that includes traditional Cretan music & dances traditional Cretan food, wine & of course plenty of Cretan raki!

Kalo Chorio (Istron), like all the villages of municipality of Agios Nikolaos, is no exception. The festivals of St. Panteleimonas on July 27 & St. Silas on July 30 are a great opportunity to enjoy yourselves in the traditional Cretan way!

CONTACT

"Anny Sea & Sun apartments"

Istron (Kalo Chorio), Agios Nikolaos,

72100, Crete, Greece.

Tel. +30 2841061777

Fax. +30 2841061776

E-mail: sea.sun.apts@gmail.com

              info@sea-sun.gr