Folklore Festivals in Paros

Folklore Festivals in Paros

A reason for villagers bonding and revival of their ancestors’ traditions are the celebrations at various Cycladic Islands. Today, folk festivals are an attraction and a summer experience, where each visitor eagerly await to attend.



Specifically, we gathered the most famous traditional “gathering” in Paros island per settlement!


  • June 23: Saint John the Baptist in Prodromo

  • June 24: Saint Athanasios in Kosto

  • June 30: Saint Anargyroi in Paroikia

  • July 7: Saint Kyriaki at Lefkes

  • July 17: Saint Marína in Kosto

  • July 26: Saint Panteleimon in Kosto

  • July 26: Saint Panteleimonas in Kosto

  • July 27: Saint Paraskevi in Naoussa

  • August 6: Transfiguration of Jesus in Marpissa

  • August 15: Church of Ekatontapyliani in Paroikia

  • August 18: Saint Arsenius in Petaloudes

  • August 23: The assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Náousa

  • August 27: Saint Fanourios in Ambelas

  • September 7: Virgin in Marmara Sea

  • September 14: Holy Cross in Agkairia

  • September 20: Saintt Eustathius in Marmara

  • September 28: Saint John Detis in Naousa,

  • September 29: Saint John Kaparos in Lefkes

  • Karavola Festival in Lefkes