The ARTIVA Cultural Management & Advertising under the auspices of the Municipality of Nafplio and D.O.P.P.A.T organizes the “NAFPLIO – ARTIVA 1st Band Festival» to be held in Nafplio, on 24-26 April 2015. Nafplio, with the preserved architectural character and the two castles that surround it, Acronafplia and Palamidi, is probably the most charming city in the Peloponnese. The tour of the old town between restored mansions, the cobbled Syntagma Square which is strongly reminiscent of Italian piazza where the Archaeological Museum, the Parliament Building which housed the first parliament of the free Greek state and the Trianon -palio mosque, are landmarks of this romantic city . Boating Bourtzi, with the homonym Venetian fortress, walk in Arvanitia seafront walks the narrow streets and the taverns are very few of the options offered by this wonderful city to the visitor. In the festival are eligible Philharmonic bands of municipalities or similar bands

Concert Bands (Symphony orchestras and bands) • Big Bands  • Variety Music Orchestras (jazz bands, latin bands, folklor bands etc.)