CULTURAL EVENTS
Cultural Events : LARISSA PREFECTURE

CULTURAL, RELIGIOUS AND ATHLETIC EVENTS IN OLYMPUS AREA

LARISSA PREFECTURE

MUNICIPALITY OF OLYMPUS

  • Moto cross races Kalyvia racetrack
  • Hang Gliding, paragliding and gliding on Tourtofolia slope, Kalyvia.
  • Winter sports at Sparmos Ski Centre.
  • Feast of the Holy Spirit in Agia Triada Monastery in Sparmos.
  • Feast of Saint George in Kalyvia and Kokkinopilos.
  • Feast of the Virgin Mary on August 15 in Kalyvia and Pythio.
  • Traditional gathering in Kokkinopilos 24-26 July.
  • Traditional gathering in Kallithea 28 August.
  • Traditional gathering in Kokknogi 28 August.

COMMUNITY OF KARYA

  • Tsoukania (bells), Karya, last night of February.
  • Carnival, Karya, on the Sunday night of the carnival fires are lit in the various neighbourhoods of the village.
  • Clean Monday, Karya Square, sharing of Lagana lenten bread bean soup and Gypsy Wedding.
  • Festival of Cultural Events, in the Community of Karya, August.
  • August 15 reception of the icon of the Virgin Mary from Elassona Monastery.
  • Feast for the birth of the Virgin Mary in Kanalon Monastery, September 8.
  • Feast of the Holy Spirit in Sykaminea.
  • Feast in Kryovrysi on August 15.
  • Feast in Karya on August 22-24.