Religious ceremonies – Local Fairs

The detailed dates of celebration are the below:


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Religious rites

Date Info
10 February On 10 February (local celebration). Procession with the relics and the icon of Agios Charalampos (patron saint of the city).
Evening of Good Friday Epitaph Procession and Meeting at the central square of Preveza in the evening of Good Friday.
Eve of the Assumption feast Procession of the icon of Panagia of the Holy Temple of Panagia of Foreigners (at the Pedestrial Street of the market of Preveza) on the eve of the Assumption feast.

Local Fairs

Local Fairs are a reason for locals to meet with each other, with other people living in different cities, or even with visitors, while the local associations take over the organization of such events, making sure that the best result will come out and the visitors are going to have a great time. The dates of the feasts are shown below in details:

Date Info
18 January At Stefani village, a traditional fair of Agios Athanasios
May At Sfinoto village a traditional fair in May of Agios Nikolaos.
May At Ano Rachi village a traditional fair in May of Agios Ioannis Theologos.
8 May On 8 May Michalitsi celebrates Agios Ioannis Theologos.
9 May At Skiada village a traditional fair on 9 May of Agios Christoforos
11 June On 11 June Louros village celebrates the feast of Agios Apostle Varnavas, the patron saint of the village.
23-24 June On 23/24 June (the Holly Spirit) a traditional fair at the Monastery of Lekatsa.
24 June On 24 June Mytikas celebrates the feast of Agios Ioannis the Baptist (Riganas).
28-29 June On 28/29 June (Saint Apostles) fair at the Wholly Monastery of Saint Apostles in Nea Sampsounta.
28-29 June Nikopoli celebrates Apostle Paul.
30 June και 1 July (Saints Anargyroi) a fair at district of Riza and Kriopygi.
6 and 7 July Fair at the district of Vrachos.
17 July Ano Revmatia, a traditional fair
20 July Skiadas local fair of Elias Prophet, from the top of the hill you can admire the view overlooking from Glyki up to Arta.
20 July Traditional fair of Elias the Prophet at Kamarina.
20 July At Trikastro village on 20 July a traditional fair of Elias the Prophet.
20 July At Kato Kotsanopoulo village on 20 July of Elias the Prophet.
25 και 26 July On 25 and 26 July (Agia Paraskevi) a procession of the icon of Agia Paraskevi and a traditional fair at the district of Kanali.
26 July At Ano Kotsanopoulo on 26 July a traditional fair of Agia Paraskevi
27 July Traditional fair of Agios Panteleimon at Kato Revmatia
1 and 2 August Dancing nights at Lygia village.
The second fortnight of August A meeting at Ekklisies village.
13 August Traditional fair at Kanali village.
14-15 August Traditional fair at Cheimadio village.
15 August At Vryssoula village a traditional fair on 15 August celebrating the Assumption of Panagia.
15 August On 15 August there is a pilgrimage of the Wholly Monastery of Kozyli (Panagia) at the district of Nea Sampsounta.
15 August At Oropos village, a local fair for the Assumption of Panagia
24 August At Oropos village, a local fair of Agios Kosmas.
8-9 September On 8/9 September a fair for the Birth of Theotokos Panagia at Myrsini.

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