“UNIC Christmas Spirit 2023”

The Spirit of Christmas visits the University of Nicosia for a joyful on-campus holiday experience

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is organising a week-long celebration of the Christmas season, filled with fun events and activities.

“UNIC Christmas Spirit” will take place from Friday the 1st to Thursday the 7th of December at the University of Nicosia, and is open to the public.

Christmas Tree Lighting

The series of events kicks off with the lighting of the Christmas tree on Friday, 1 December at 18:00. Standing at 10 meters tall, UNIC’s tree is among the capital’s tallest Christmas trees. During the event, the University of Nicosia will treat visitors to complimentary mulled wine, hot soup and treats.

Christmas Village

On Saturday, 2 December and Sunday, 3 December, from 11:00 to 19:00, visitors can take part in UNIC’s festive “Christmas village,” featuring decorated wooden houses and stalls, an outdoor market with handicrafts, Christmas decorations, gifts, sweets and street food.

There will also be activities for both adults and children, ranging from theatre and music performances, storytelling, face painting, a photo booth with Santa and elves, a bouncy castle, and more.

Christmas Movie Screenings

To complement the festive family atmosphere, “UNIC Christmas Spirit” will offer free screenings of Christmas family movies. All movies will be screened at the newly renovated auditorium inside UNIC’s central building.

Christmas Party

The series of events will culminate on Thursday 7 December with a Christmas party for UNIC students and alumni at the impressive LOFT Restaurant & Bar, situated on the 12th floor of UNIC’s SIX Residence.

The event is sponsored by LOVE FM 100,7.