blu european festival


Five senses, one Sea
23 - 28 february 2021

Greece edition

BLU EUROPEAN FESTIVAL


Greece

February 23, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
PRESS CONFERENCE /
c/o Pyrgos
12:30 - 13:00
BLU MEMORIES / PHOTO EXHIBITION OPENING
c/o Pyrgos
offline
13:00 - 14:00
TOUR EXPERIENCE / tour in the museum of the Ancient Greek technology "Kostas Kotsanas"
c/o Ancient Olympia
online
Open live guided tour in the museum of the Ancient Greek technology "Kostas Kotsanas" .It will be organized an interactive virtual visit of the museum stramed on BLU social network channels. c/o Ancient Olympia
February 24, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
ART SHOW / Art exhibition of local handicrafters
c/o Pyrgos
offline
Art exhibition of local handicrafters, photographers and designers showing their creations
February 25, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
TOUR EXPERIENCE / by fish boat presenting the way of local fishing from local fisherman
c/o Katakolo
online
Tour experience by fish boat presenting the way of local fishing from local fisherman showing all the secrets of local fishing and the spots/places where anyone can find easily large groups of fishes .The virtual video will be broadcasted on BLU social network channels. Local fisheries c/o Katakolo
February 26, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
FISH COOKING CLASS / from an expert local chef
c/o fish Tavern - Katakolo
online
Fish cooking class from an expert local chef who is going to present us two different dishes with fish as the main ingredient in his recipes.The video will be broadcasted on BLU social network channels.
February 27, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
TOUR EXPERIENCE / walk with a fisherman in Katakolo
c/o Katakolo
online
Walk with a fisherman in Katakolo port telling fishing stories and describing the variety of fishes found in the katakolo area.Also differencies and similarities about the way of fishing during recent years.The video will be broadcasted on BLU social network channels
February 28, 2021
12:00 - 12:30
CLOSING CERIMONY / Closing talk by legal representative of Ilia Chamber
c/o Pyrgos
offline
Closing talk by legal representative of Ilia Chamber describing the results of the festival and the future perspectives of it in order to maintain it's existance for the next years also.The video will be broadcasted on BLU social network channels.
12:30 - 14:30
MUSIC SHOW / Local musical group sessions with "BANDA MORENA BAND" and dj's playing electronic music
c/o Pyrgos
online
Local musical group sessions with "BANDA MORENA BAND" and dj's playing electronic music in order to approach a wider variety of people with different music preferences. The video will be broadcasted on BLU social network channels.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL


BLU EUROPEAN FESTIVAL aims to develop an innovative transnational thematic tourism product focused on European fishing traditions and related cultural costal communities. A common format for six different European Countries, with the purpose to promote local small and medium-sized enterprises and strength their competitiveness, exploiting synergies between tourism and Cultural industries. The Festival will contribute to diversify and increase the visibility of Europe’s hidden fishing and coastal tourism offer.

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Six countries involved in the project

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selected photos

An internation photo contest about sea, commmunity, history, culture, communities of fishermans,... all about the sea from 6 countries

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festival

about tourism product focused on European fishing traditions and related cultural costal communities

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