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April 2019 Events

by Sarah O

20th – Fun Day & Dog Show – Dum Spiros Spero Svoronata 12:00-16:00
Hosted by FLIK includes a horticultural and cake competition

23rd – Saint Georges Icon Procession – Skala
Every year on Saint George’s Day the icon of St. George is taken from Skala church in a procession which goes down to the beach and follows the coastal road to Saint George’s little church at the area of Gradou.

26th – Orthodox Good Friday 
Public Holiday
Procession of Epitaph occurs in towns and villages – please ask a local for particular times

27th – Pottery Breaking

Argostoli Lithostroto, “Breaking Stamna” , 11:45-
starts at St Spiridon church and continues to Kambana square with Philharmonic orchestra of Argostoli

Lixouri, “Breaking Stamna”, 11:00 – commences at church of St Nicholas and ends up in main square with Philharmonic orchestra of Lixouri, in the square will be girls in traditional costumes.

Sami, “Breaking Stamna”, 11:30 – Church of the Dormition Theotokos with Philharmonic orchestra of Sami

28th – Orthodox Easter Sunday
Public Holiday

29th – Orthodox Easter Monday 
Public Holiday

29th –  Inauguration of the Naval Museum of Sami from 17:00-20:00

29th – Fundraiser for ARK, FLIK & Greek Paws charities – 12:00-14:30 at Filoxenia Hotel Katelios

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