What’s on (Exhibitions-Theatre-Events)

CORFU. Find out what΄s on in Corfu this weekend.

10
Ιανουαρίου / 2020

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th

'1917' at the Orfeas Cinema



War drama written and directed by Sam Mendes.

Starring:          Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, Daniel Mays

Also playing: Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Richard Madden

Thursday 9/1 - Wednesday 15/1: 22:15



Union of Corfu Artists group exhibition



Members of the Union of Corfu Artists are putting on a group exhibition.

"Corfu Museums"

Municipal Theatre Foyer

Duration: 8 - 18 January
Opening hours: 10:00 - 14:00 / 18:00 - 21:00


2nd Vinyl Bazaar at Polytechno



Polytechno is organising the 2nd Vinyl Bazaar on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th January.

n Saturday 11th from 22:00 the well-known DJ Mr. Z (aka Zois Chalkiopoulos) will be presenting an eclectic dance DJ set.

On Sunday 12th during the bazaar several friends will be spinning discs in the special Polytechno booths.

13:00 - 22:00

Admission free

Information: 6938 735876


'Contact': Photography exhibition by Corfu Photography Club



Alexis Dairy, Ag. Vasiliou 12, Pinia

The exhibition includes works by the following club members:
Petros Zervos, Spyridon Konofaos, Nikolaos Gatsoulis, Markos Kiprianos, Katerina Michopoulou, Vassilis Pandis, Vassilis Doukakis, Spyridon Vavaris, Ioannis Giorgopoulos and Sonia Brzostowicz.


Retrospective art exhibition - "Angelos Giallinas (1857 - 1939) - With Corfiot light and colour"



10:00 - 16:00 Tuesday to Sunday until 30 April 2020.


"References to neo-expressionism" - From the Voyiatzoglou Art Gallery collection



Works by ten prominent Greek painters, with reference to the Neo-Expressionist movement.

Municipal Art Gallery
Old Palace Colonnade – Periodic Exhibitions Section
Duration: until 15 January 2020
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 - 16:00 (Mondays & Holidays closed)
Contact: 26610 48690 / [email protected]



Exhibition of Maps: "Corfu by the Great Cartographers"



Corfu Municipal Art Gallery is exhibiting some of the artistically and scientifically important maps of Corfu from its collection.

From Thursday 25 April the works of these cartographers will be on exhibition in chronological order, covering four centuries, allowing us to see the development of cartography from the 17th century Baroque period, when aesthetics dominated, to the early 19th century, when there was an almost complete absence of any decorative items.

The exhibition will display 15 engravings in the central room of the Gallery's Permanent Exhibition.

Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 (Closed on Mondays and public holidays)



Weekend at Kantoni Estate
Spend unique Weekends at Kantoni Estate!
Reservations: 6988 799070 / 26630 23157




Saturday 11th

Pelekas Cultural Society New Year's cake



19:00

At the former primary school.


Voluntary blood donation in Agios Markos



17:00 at Agios Markos Health Centre.


Friday & Saturday evenings at Harry’s Taverna garden
Harry’s Taverna in Kontokali has live music evenings every Friday and Saturday
‘Odiki Voithia’ (Road Assistance) band.
Vangelis Moraitis: bouzouki
Alexis Kremonas: guitar
Yiorgos Pandis: accordion
Reservations: 6981686618

Live music evenings at Abakas traditional meze-bar
Abakas meze bar is organizing live music evenings every Saturday.
Artistic, folk and traditional songs.
Velissariou 30


 
Saturdays at Barba Thomas Taverna
 
Barba-Thomas Taverna welcomes you every Saturday to spend an unforgettable night with its new musical programme.
 
Singers: Phanis Kazianis, Akis Gekos, Alexandra Koulouri, Bouzouki: Christos Mamalos, Drums: Tasos Pagratis, Piano and musical credits: Spiros Kontis.



Friday & Saturday evenings with live music at ‘San Paramithi’ meze restaurant
Live music, quality food and fine wine!

 
Sunday 12th
 
Corfu Mountain Trail - Race and New Year's Cake in Ermones



09:30


The Corfu Mountain Trail New Year's Cake for 2020 will be cut at around 12:00 and there will some surprises, just like every year!


Agious Deka: Trek and New Year's Cake



Level of Difficulty: 1 - 2
Length: 10km
Altitude: 450m
Estimated duration: 3 hours

The trek will set off from Kinopiastes and end at the peak of Agious Deka, where the New Year's cake will be cut.

DEPARTURE:
Meet-up at 09:30 at the tourist coach park at the Old Port (opposite Mavros Gatos).
Alternatively at 10:00 at Kiopiastes crossroads (just before the EKO filling station).
 
Those wishing to go directly to Agious Deka should be at the car park next to the cemetery at 10:30.


Pagi Cultural Society New Year's Cake



17:00

In the former school building.

The Society's dance group will be taking part and there will also be a performance from the children's group!


Gastouri Philharmonic Society: New Year’s Cake
 
19:00
At the Philharmonic Society Hall
 
The Student Band will be taking part - Conductor: Pavlos Kontos
 
Gastouri pupils who were admitted to university in 2019 will be presented with awards.


Afionas Cultural Society: New Year’s Cake
 
18:00
At the Society’s Hall