Festivals of Dionysus may refer to several celebrations held in Athens in honor of
the Greek god Dionysus: The Dionysia, a festival of the Rural Dionysia and the ...
Ancient dramatic festival in which tragedy, comedy, and satyric drama originated;
it was held in Athens in March in honour of Dionysus, the god of wine. Tragedy ...
The Festival of Dionysus (aka the Dionysia) was held in Athens, Greece.
The Festival of Dionysus was held annually in Meliad in honour of the god,
Dionysus. Each year...
May 9, 2012 ... From The official City Dionysus Festival is brought to life in 6th century BC by the
At least three full days were set aside for tragic plays.
It was probably a very ancient festival perhaps not originally associated with
Dionysus. This "rural Dionysia" was held during the winter in the month of ...
The festival for Dionysus was held in the spring when vines would start bearing
leaves. It became one of the most important events of the year and its primary ...
Sep 14, 1999 ... The City Dionysia was held in Athens on the 9th to 13th days of ... Since the City
Dionysia was not so old as the other Dionysian festivals, it was ...
Feb 4, 2015 ... The remainder of the festival was dedicated to dramatic competitions in which
five new plays were performed and judges gave prizes to the ...
SPRING FESTIVAL The Parade of Dionysus in his Ship ... Many Greek festivals
were held in honor of Dionysus; most famous were the. Anthesteria (in early ...