Rethymno, in honour of its title as the "City of Literature and Arts", supports every expression of culture and reverence to tradition. The Renaissance Festival, the Carnival, the Cretan Diet Festival music performances are some of the most representative cultural events which are complemented by the daily active participation of dozens of cultural associations highlighting all forms of art and expression.
For a long time, the local Disabled People's Union of the Prefecture has secured free entrance for people with disabilities in all cultural events, such as the Renaissance Festival, the Cretan Wine and the Cretan Diet Festival and many more.
For more information on the events offered by the Municipality of Rethymni, you may inquire at the Culture Office of the Municipality.
Culture Office of the Municipality
50 Arkadiou str. (Pattakou Inn)
Tel.: +30 28310 40150-3
Fax: +30 28310 40159