Feast of the Assumption in Paros

Event from Aug 15, 2018 until Aug 15, 2018
Category: Events
Posted by: Greeka.com on Aug 08, 2018

In case you don't know it already, every celebration in Paros lasts until the first morning hours. And this feast is no exception, as it is one of the biggest celebrations of the island!
In the morning of August 15th, people gather in Parikia to worship the image of Holy Mary in Panagia Ekantotapyliani church. In the evening, the main feast starts with traditional Greek music and an impressive fireworks show! The illuminated boats in the harbor create a stunning scenery you will never forget.
During that night many happenings, such as concerts and traditional dances take place.
This is one of the best Greek festivals to attend on the 15th of August!

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