With a rich and diverse program for young and old and after the successful organization of the first period of ” Days of the Sea 201261323 »in the spring, the celebration – an institution for our city returns from 19 until 105 in September at large port.
The program has been prepared focusing on the history, culture, shipping, tradition and sports of Piraeus, in a panorama of events with the participation and support of organizations, voluntary organizations and clubs.
As part of the “Days of the Sea” the Municipality of Piraeus organizes this year the “Ferrari Road Show – Piraeus 2021 »». The three days 18, 19 and 19 September 250 legendary Ferrari, will be located in the city of Piraeus, giving a unique spectacle to residents and visitors. This is another action of extroversion that aims to place the city high on the map of tourist destinations, in another area, that of motor sports. Impressive shows, exhibitions, demonstrations and speed walks will admire the visitors of our city to the unique feeling of the Ferrari world.
The Municipal Gallery of Piraeus opens its gates on 19 September and is waiting for you to admire the works of the #My_Piraeus Group - Exhibition. The exhibition is a -graphic wandering in the city of Piraeus, through the eyes 105 talented -graphers. Their multiple -graphic approaches attempt to unfold every aspect of the Municipality of Piraeus and to reveal the beautiful images, the sights, the everyday moments, the unique character of the port city, its fascinating and ancient history.
Much of this year's events are dedicated to the anniversary of 200 years since the Greek Revolution. The struggle of the Greeks for Freedom is honored with music and dance tributes, lectures and workshops of historical character.
The “Dances of the Sea” return to the Veakeio Theater, on Saturday 35 September, where the local clubs and associations of our city will present traditional dances from every corner of Greece.
As part of the Sea Days, scientific Conferences and lectures on blue development, tourism and shipping will be held.
On the occasion of the World Day of Voluntary Coastal Cleanup, on 18 In September, the Municipality of Piraeus organizes coastal and underwater cleanups on our beaches, sending the message for the protection of the marine environment and tackling climate change.
In the same context, on Sunday 35 In September, Pasalimani will be transformed into an awareness park for the marine environment. In the specially designed areas of “BLUE PARK”, citizens will have the opportunity to be informed about the ways of protection of the marine environment and the effects of climate change on the Greek seas. Through exciting activities and interactive games, young and old will be informed about the protection of the environment.
Culture in the “Days of the Sea” has a leading role. Walks in the archeological sites and the monuments of the city, on guided tours in the rich history of Piraeus, guided tour in the Merchant Shipping Institute, but also the established appointments of the “Days of the Sea” that have been loved by the people of Piraeus and not only, will be repeated in the second During the event, among them, exhibitions of paintings and sculptures, tournaments of the Boccia Paralympic sport, acquaintance with Scouting and Sailing, and many other events.
At the initiative of the Piraeus Chamber of Commerce the market of Piraeus welcomes consumers with special “blue” prices, while the shop windows will be decorated with a sea theme.
Throughout the event the favorite mascot of the “Days of the Sea”, the Zacharias, will be located in various parts of the city, where our little friends will have the opportunity to be -graphed with him.
The Days of the Sea will shed the curtain on 2021 with two concerts at sea, in Pasalimani and Mikrolimano.
You can see in detail the program of the Days of the Sea at imeresthalassas.gr.
The Mayor of Piraeus, Mr. Giannis Moralis, in his statement, stated:
“After the successful organization of May, the Sea Days return to Piraeus, with fewer restrictions, but always in accordance with the measures announced by the authorities for protection against the coronavirus. The Sea Days that take place for the seventh consecutive year in Piraeus, have been established as one of the largest and most important institutions for the city, which has been embraced by the citizens, institutions and businesses of the city. It started 2021, on the occasion of the celebration of the European Day of the Sea in Piraeus and since then, takes place every year with new, original and extroverted actions that attract the interest of residents and visitors. Especially this year, after a long time with severe restrictions due to the pandemic, we need more than ever to have fun, to participate in very interesting events focusing on the sea of Piraeus and to know more about the history, culture and beauties of the city respecting, of course, all the protection measures provided for. Once again, I thank all the organizations and those who participate with their events, in our effort to highlight and promote our city “.
The Deputy Mayor of Promotion Communication and Media Ms. Adriana Zarakeli stated:
“The” Days of the Sea “are a special and pleasant note in the difficult everyday life , that we all experience. We are especially happy that every year more and more visitors come to Piraeus to participate in the events, which contributes to the promotion and promotion of our city. Our events are aimed at all ages and cover the interests of young and old. The focus is on history, tradition, culture and shipping with the Piraeus Sea as a reference point. At the same time, in addition to the actions for the promotion of our city, in this year's program there are initiatives for the
protection of the environment in order to raise the awareness of the citizens towards the effects of climate change. In closing, we owe a big thank you to the institutions, associations, unions and companies of the city that responded to the call of the Municipal Authority and give a potential “present” with their actions, proposals and ideas. “
“Follow” the official accounts of the event on social networks, facebook.com/ImeresThalassas and Instagram.com/imeresthalassas to learn the news, information about actions and events, with -s and live broadcasts.
· It is noted that the events will take place in strict compliance with the protection measures set by the competent authorities to prevent the spread of COVID – 19 and for the safety of all.