In the summer season, festivals pop one after the other in the culturally restless City of Chania.

All year round various groups and individuals work ceaselessly on their art, and the busy summers with visitors flooding in, is the perfect opportunity for all this work to shine. Some of the festivals being held have gained international recognition, and the spotlight is on Chania as a center of groundbreaking cultural events that push forward artistic boundaries and bring new ideas to the table.