The 6th Annual Cyprus Accordion Festival will be held from May 31 to June 2, 2024, in the picturesque village of Ayios Theodoros in the Larnaca region. This festival is a vibrant event that brings together music lovers, accordion enthusiasts, and performers from around the world for a weekend filled with concerts, workshops, and cultural activities.

Festival Highlights

Concerts and Performances: The festival’s lineup includes a variety of performances from local and international artists. Each evening, the outdoor theater will host concerts featuring genres ranging from traditional folk to jazz and classical music. Notable performances include the renowned Greek accordionist Zoe Tiganouria, who will showcase her compositions and global music influences, and the French duo Arthur Bacon and Mael Goldwaser, who will blend accordion and guitar melodies​

Workshops and Seminars: Throughout the festival, there will be numerous seminars and workshops suitable for all ages and skill levels. Attendees can participate in sessions on topics such as jazz improvisation, Mediterranean and Balkan music styles, and technical accordion skills. Masterclasses by prominent accordionists, including Simone Zanchini from Italy, will provide in-depth learning opportunities​

Family-Friendly Activities: The festival is designed to be family-friendly, with special workshops and interactive sessions for children. These include musical storytelling sessions and hands-on accordion workshops that aim to introduce young participants to the joy of music and the unique sounds of the accordion​

Accommodation and Amenities

The festival offers a range of accommodation options to suit different preferences. Free camping space with basic facilities is available at “The Orchard of the Village,” perfect for those who enjoy a rustic experience. For a more comfortable stay, the Cyprus Glamping Park offers cottages and studios close to the beach, equipped with modern amenities such as air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and kitchen facilities. Additionally, the renovated farmhouse “To Konatzi tou Flokka” provides traditional Cypriot lodging with charming stone-built units and a peaceful courtyard​

Discover Ayios Theodoros

Ayios Theodoros, named after Saint Theodoros, is a village steeped in history and natural beauty. Visitors can explore its scenic landscapes, including the Pendaschinos valley, lined with fragrant orange and lemon trees, and visit the local church dedicated to the village’s namesake. The village’s combination of coastal and countryside charm makes it a perfect backdrop for the festival​

Travel and Car Rentals

Given the festival’s popularity, there is expected to be a high demand for transportation and accommodation. To ensure a hassle-free experience, it is advisable to book your car rental in advance. Our company, 7777 Rent a Car, offers a wide range of vehicles to meet your needs. From compact cars for solo travelers to spacious SUVs for families, our fleet is well-maintained and reliable. Booking with us provides several advantages, including competitive prices, 24/7 customer support, and flexible pick-up and drop-off locations. Enjoy the freedom to explore Cyprus at your own pace with the convenience and comfort of our rental cars.