Athens’ enviable climate provides the perfect stage for Athenians to do what they love best: soak up some outdoor culture. From free jazz and film festivals to world-class theatre and rock concerts, here’s where to catch the season’s hottest open-air action.

Technopolis

Courtesy: Technopolis

Courtesy: Ejekt Festival

Platia Nerou

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre (SNFCC)

Photo: Pinelopi Gerasimou

Courtesy: Odeon of Herodus Atticus

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Pireos 260

Courtesy: Pireos 260. Photo by Evi Fylaktou.

Courtesy: Theatro Vrahon Melina Mercouri

Theatro Vrahon (Melina Mercouri Open Air Theatre)

Panathenaic Stadium (Kallimarmaro)

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

"A hidden, unexpected little treasure, right in the city centre."

Numismatic Museum Café

Megaron Concert Hall Gardens

Courtesy: The Athens Concert Hall