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Festivals and fairs (69)

Carnival

Carnival

AGIA VARVARA (Village) MONOFATSIO
, , 18/2/2001

Shrove Monday

KROUSSONAS (Small town) MALEVIZIO
Organization of an excursion in the outdoors, revival of the old customs like construction and flying of kites, offers of traditional dishes and others.

Carnival

ZAROS (Small town) KENOURGIO
Tel: +30 28940 31331

Carnivals

Feasts

Agios Ioannis Prodromos

ACHLADA (Village) GAZI
, , 19/8/2002
Ahlada's Cultural Association organizes great festivities every year at Saint Ioannis Prodromos' day, on the 19th of August.

St. Irene

AGIA IRINI (Settlement) KROUSSONAS

St. Pelagia

AGIA PELAGIA (Port) HERAKLIO
, , 8/10

St. Barbara

AGIA VARVARA (Village) MONOFATSIO
, , 4/12/2001

St. Pelagia

, , 8/10/2002

Agii Deka (10 Saints)

AGII DEKA (Village) HERAKLIO
, , 23/12

St. George

St. John the Kledon

AGIOS MYRON (Village) MALEVIZIO
, , 24/6

St. Myron

, , 8/8

The Assumption of the Virgin Mary

AMARIANO (Village) KASTELI
, , 15/8

St. Eustathius

, , 20/8

Apostles Peter & Paul

ANO MOULIA (Village) AGIA VARVARA
, , 29/6

St. Apostles

APOSTOLI (Village) KASTELI
, , 29/6

Sts Constantine and Helen

ARKALOCHORI (Small town) HERAKLIO
, , 21/5

The Transfiguration of the Christ

, , 6/8

Feast of St. Panteleimon

ARVI (Village) VIANNO
, , 27/7

St. Fotini

AVDOU (Village) CHERSONISSOS

St. Panteleimon

CHARAKAS (Village) ASTEROUSSIOI
, , 27/7

The Assumption of the Virgin Mary

CHOUDETSI (Village) NIKOS KAZANTZAKIS
, , 15/8

St. Dimitrios

DIAVAIDE (City quarter) KASTELI
, , 26/10

The Assumption of the Virgin Mary

EPANO ARCHANES (Small town) HERAKLIO
, , 15/8

St. Menas

, , 11/11

St. Menas

EPISKOPI (Small town) HERAKLIO
, , 11/11

The Transfiguration of Christ

EVANGELISMOS (Village) KASTELI
, , 6/8

Agia Marina

GAZI (Small town) MALEVIZIO
, , 27/7
It has become tradition for the Municipality to organize festivities in honor of Agia Marina on the 27th of July, both in the Municipality's seat and Tsalikaki's settlement.

St. Paraskeve

GERAKI (Village) KASTELI
, , 26/7

Archangel Michael

, , 8/11

St. Anna

, , 15/7

Prophet Elias

GERGERI (Small town) ROUVA
, , 20/7

St. Titus

HERAKLIO (Town) CRETE
, , 25/8/2002

St. Menas

, , 11/11/2002

Apostles Peter & Paul

KALI LIMENES (Port) MIRES
, , 29/6

St. Kyriaki

KASTAMONITSA (Village) KASTELI
, , 7/7/2002

St. Antonios

KASTELI (Village) HERAKLIO
, , 17/1

St. Anna

KATO ASSITES (Village) MALEVIZIO
, , 15/7

St. Charalampos celebration, patron of Kroussonas

KROUSSONAS (Small town) MALEVIZIO
, , 10/2
Musical Calling of the Province of Iraklion band.

Klidonas

, , 24/6
Revival and reenactment of the custom of "klidonas". The event is accompanied with a cretan music band and the dance group of the cultural club. The sewing and bying of traditional Cretan costumes is a necessity.

Birth of Jesus Reenactment

, , 24/12
Nativity setup and reenactment of the birth of Jesus Christ from the theatrical group of the Cultural Club of Krousonas.

Agii Pantes

MATHIA (Village) KASTELI
, , 10/6

The Assumption of the Virgin Mary

MOCHOS (Small town) MALIA
, , 15/8

Vrontissio Monasteri Fair

MONI AGIOU ANTONIOU VRONTISSIOU (Monastery) HERAKLIO

St. George

MONI GORGOLAINI (Monastery) HERAKLIO

Birthday of the Virgin Mary

MONI KARDIOTISSAS (Monastery) CHERSONISSOS
, , 8/9

The Assumption of the Virgin Mary

POLYTHEA (Village) KASTELI
, , 15/8

Michael and Gabriel, the Archangels

POTAMIES (Village) CHERSONISSOS
, , 8/11

The Annunciation of the Virgin Mary

PRASSAS (Settlement) HERAKLIO
, , 25/3

Christ the Saviour

RODIA (Small town) GAZI
, , 6/8

St. Paraskevi

SKOTINO (Village) GOUVES
, , 26/7

Prophet Elias

SMARI (Village) KASTELI
, , 20/7

St. John Chrysostom

STALIDA (Village) HERAKLIO
, , 13/11/2002

St. Titos

TYMBAKI (Small town) PYRGIOTISSA
, , 25/8

St. Pelagia

VORI (Village) HERAKLIO
, , 8/10

St. Fanourios

VORIZIA (Village) ZAROS
, , 27/8

St. Charalampos

XYDAS (Village) KASTELI
, , 10/2

Historical memories

Memorial service of the slaughter victims

ANO VIANNO (Village) HERAKLIO
, , 14/9
During World War II, the Germans killed 400 women and children and razed the villages of the area.

National Holiday - March 25

, , 25/3
Tel: +30 28950 22850

Battle of Crete

HERAKLIO (Town) CRETE
, , 20/5/2002 - 23/5/2002

National Holiday

KROUSSONAS (Small town) MALEVIZIO
, , 25/3
Participation in the celebration of the anniversary of the revolution of 1821 in coolaboration with other conveyors(schools), we are accentuating the event with a theatrical show which it's center is the local events of that time.

The Battle of Crete, last 10 days of May

On the occasion of the anniversary of the Battle of Crete our purpose is the fullfilment of events, which will be dedicated to the memory of Antonis Grigorakis, known in history as "Satan" as in the resistance team in which he was captain, known in Cretan history as the "Satan's team". Events:
1)Extensive reference to the event, centered on the local actions.
2)Display of photographic material, exhibition of the personal items of Antonis Grigorakis, organization of contest with subject the collection of data about the life and actions of the "Satan" and awarding of the most complete essay.

Burning of Saint Haralabos

, , 22/7
An important historical event has happened in this church: the burning of the Turkish Albanians in 1822. There will be a narration of the events. Theatrical show of the events.

Anniversary of the Capture of Krousonas, September

Event with subject the capture of Krousonas in 1647 from the Turks.Theatrical Show.

Seasonal products fairs

Cherry's feast

AGIA VARVARA (Village) MONOFATSIO
Last weekend of May.

Cabbage's feast

Soultanina Festival

KALESSIA (Village) GAZI
Kalessa's Cultural Association organizes the famous in the area, 'Soultanina Festival' every year on the first fortnight of August. This Festival lasts for 3 days and aims at the right promotion and advertisement of the product.

Cherry's feast

SARCHOS (Village) KROUSSONAS
Early May.

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