Summer Festival Season Kicks Off in Ikaria, Greece (video)



The island of Ikaria is famous throughout Greece for her “Panagiria”, a series of traditional feast days that celebrate the Saints’ name days and other religious holidays.

People come to Ikaria from far and wide during the summer months to take part in the celebrations and the most popular Ikarian Panagiria can be attended by thousands of people.

Don’t miss the unique opportunity to revel with the Ikarians in their traditional villages, with wonderful food, live music, nonstop dancing, and plenty of delicious Ikarian wine. Panagiria typically starts in the early afternoon and goes on until the next morning.