Events

Polis region:

6 January – Epiphany at Latsi Harbour

Sunday before Green Monday – Children’s carnival fancy dress parade

Green Monday – festivities at the municipal beach at Latsi with local dances and songs

25 March – School parade and Greek dances

Holy Friday – Epitaphios procession along the main streets of Polis

Easter Saturday – Midnight service at Agios Andreas Church

Easter Sunday and Monday afternoon – Traditional Easter games at Neo Chorio village

April – Latsi Harbour Fish Festival

May – International Historic and Classical cars rally, Akamas

June – Kataklysmos (the Flood) celebrations with nautical games, folk songs and dances at Latsi harbour

14 July – panigyri (traditional fête) in Polis

July- August – Summer nights events with local dances and songs at the municipality square

August – International jazz festival at Pomos

24 September – Agia Thekla panigyri (traditional fête) in Polis

End September – Tourism Day with local food, drinks, art and crafts, traditional music and dances

28 October – School parade and local dances

29 November – Evening procession of the icon of Agios Andreas along the main streets of Polis

December – Christmas concert with the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra at the Polis Cultural Centre

Pafos town

Major international events:

July-August – Ancient Greek drama festival at the ancient Odeon of Pafos

Early September – Open air opera in front of Pafos castle next to the harbour