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We support the local community through culture, entertainment, and education


For another year, the Nicosia Tourism Board (NTB) sponsors Nicosia Pop Up Festival 2021, showing its support in cultural events that promote Nicosia.

Nicosia Pop Up Festival is organized by Nicosia Municipality in collaboration with NiMAC [Nicosia Municipal Arts Center) and will be held from November 27 to December 31, 2021.

The activities of the festival will take place both at the City Plaza Shopping Center located in the renovated Makariou Avenue, and at the Theatro Polis – OPAP in the old town.

The main goal of this year’s festival, which has been distinguished as a European best practice for promoting and strengthening creative businesses, is to support of the local community. In addition, the festival aspires to bring together the most innovative, inventive, and creative people in the field of youth entrepreneurship, entertainment, culture, and education.

An open call for expression of interest has been published, which describes the selection process of the participants in the festival. You can find the call here.

There is also a call for volunteers which can be found here.

Nicosia Tourism Board will continue to be a supporter of events and activities of cultural interest, as they can play an important role in establishing Nicosia as a destination of culture and artistic creation.

Nicosia Tourism Board

Nicosia Tourism Board (NTB) is a non-profit organization founded in 2007 as part of the strategic planning of the Deputy Ministry of Tourism. The purpose of NTB is the development and promotion of the city and the region of Nicosia and their transformation into a quality year-round tourist destination. To achieve its actions, NTB cooperates with various bodies at local, regional, and international level, both in the public and private sector. Its main pillars of activity are cultural and creative tourism, conference and business tourism, religious tourism, sports, and wellness tourism.