EL
Greek Travel Pages

Location information

Listed 2 sub titles with search on: Festivals and fairs for destination: "KERKYRA Town IONIAN ISLANDS".


Festivals and fairs (2)

Religious pilgrimage sites

Procession of the relics of St. Spyridon

  Four times a year there is a procession headed by the preserved remnants of St. Spyrdon in the streets of town accompanied by the island’s many bands. The procession is held on Palm Sunday, Holy Saturday, August 11th and the first Sunday in November.
(text: L. Briola)
This text (extract) is cited November 2003 from the Greek National Tourism Organization tourist pamphlet (1993).


Carnivals

  Carnival is celebrated in Corfu Town with special festivities and customs on the last Sunday before Lent. These include a parade of floats and Corfu's bands, followed by the traditional burning of an effigy representing the spirit of Carnival.
(text: L. Briola)
This text (extract) is cited November 2003 from the Greek National Tourism Organization tourist pamphlet (1993).


You are able to search for more information in greater and/or surrounding areas by choosing one of the titles below and clicking on "more".

Ferry Departures
From

Copyright 1999-2019 International Publications Ltd.