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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #25 on: Friday, 22 July, 2016 @ 17:44:52 »
Festival of Agias Paraskevis in Troianata on Monday, 25 july starting at 20:00. Menu sounds good!

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Festival - Valeriano
« Reply #26 on: Saturday, 30 July, 2016 @ 12:43:33 »
Sunday 31st August
Yianni Fokas Square on the main road, Valeriano (near Hionata & Katelios)
Starts at 9pm-ish
Traditional dancing
Food and drink
Free entry



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Re: Festival - Valeriano
« Reply #27 on: Saturday, 30 July, 2016 @ 14:44:14 »
August or July?

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Re: Festival - Valeriano
« Reply #28 on: Saturday, 30 July, 2016 @ 17:34:25 »
July - it's happening tomorrow night - the Yannis Fokas group will be in costumes from the island of Naxos and dancing five dances from Naxos

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #29 on: Wednesday, 03 August, 2016 @ 13:57:08 »
TRANSFIGURATION OF THE SAVIOUR, 05/08/16 @ 19:30 in Poros

Not sure what'll be going on but usually a procession through the town

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #30 on: Thursday, 04 August, 2016 @ 13:58:08 »
Commemoration of the villagers executed by the Nazis, Sunday, 07/08 in Arginia @ 11:00


Troianata festival,Wednesday, 10/08 @ 21:00

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #31 on: Thursday, 04 August, 2016 @ 14:33:06 »
Festival in Poros square Sat. 6 August, beginning 9 pm-ish.  Come enjoy the music, dancing, souvlakia, crowds, and fun!

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #32 on: Saturday, 13 August, 2016 @ 13:16:54 »
Quite a few villages celebrating around this time. In addition to the 'big two' festivals in Markopoulo and the Omala Valley there's also:

14/08/16: Simotata: Church of the Virgin Mary @ 20:00
14/08/16: Aykona: Central Square @ 21:30
15/08/16: Havriata: village @ 21:00
16/08/16: Raftopouleio, Mesovouni @ 21:00 (music &, poetry, admission 8€)
17/08/16: Sami Elementary School @ 21:00 (music &, poetry, admission 8€)
17/08/16: Dilinata: Lamias courtyard @ 21:00

Probably also celebrations in Skala square to celebrate Agios Gerasimos

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #33 on: Tuesday, 16 August, 2016 @ 13:25:22 »
Annual village pitta (pie) festival, Tzannata plateia, (late) evening of Friday, 19 August. Expect the usual: music, dancing, wine... and pitta.

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #34 on: Thursday, 18 August, 2016 @ 14:07:55 »
Μια Γέφυρα τραγούδια - songs on the de Bosset bridge, Friday, 19 August from 21:30

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #35 on: Friday, 26 August, 2016 @ 17:52:04 »
Festival of Αϊγιάννη (Agios Yiannis), Ratzakli plateia, Sunday, 28/08/16 starting 20:30

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Re: Notable Dates 2016
« Reply #36 on: Tuesday, 30 August, 2016 @ 17:50:39 »
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