Saturday 22th of August

Naoussa // Nature and History

Following the pathways of Katholiko / 09.30
Our travel begins with a walk in the pathways of the environmental and cultural park of Paros. You may visit the lighthouse of Korakas and then you can have a guided tour for the exhibition “Paros through Russian Cartography 1770- 1774”. You will also have the chance to visit the Monastery of “Ai Yannis of Detis”

Our History / 18.00 – 21.00
We create our history from our traditions, folklore and roots. Places to visit-Free entrance.

Historical and Folklore Museum of Paros / 18.00 – 21.00
The personal collection of Dr. Othonas Kaparis consists of pieces from the past as well as image library and rare findings.
Presentation of Bibliography regarding Russian period 1770-1774.

Museum of Traditional Greek Costumes/ 18.00 – 21.00
In a traditional house of Paros the Music and Dance Group “Naoussa Paros” give you the chance to learn all about the traditional costumes from all over the Greece.
19.00 – 19.30 Live traditional music from the orchestra of local musicians.

Byzantine Museum of Naoussa / 18.00 – 21.00
In Monastery of Agios Athanasios there is an extraordinary exhibition of byzantine and post-byzantine art coming from the byzantine and venetian period of the island.

Moraitis Winery  /  18.00 – 21.00
Moraitis Winery consists one of the main chapters in the history of Island. Since 1910, the wine of Paros was made known all over the world, thanks to Moraitis Winery.

In the exhibition area of the winery, you can watch a video containing all the historical information as well as you can have a wine-tasting.

Venetian Castle of Naoussa/ 18:00 – 21:00
Photo exhibition from the “Corsairs’ Night”

Church of the Assumption

  • Pontifical Evensong / 20.00
  • Orison / 22.00
  • Nocturnal Devotional / 23.30

Sunday 23th of August

Naoussa // Piracy

Church of the Assumption

  • Matins / 07.30
  • Pontifical service / 08.30
  • Litany / 10.00

Game// Treasure hunt / 12.00 – 14.00

Game around the island, songs and many other surprises.Only for children from 8 years old and above.

A walk in the past / 12.30
Meeting place: Square of Naoussa. A guided tour in the old traditional settlement of Naoussa

Dance in the rhythm of Balos / 19.00
In the main square of Naoussa you will have the possibility to learn how to dance Balos.

Corsairs’ Night / 21.00
In the port of Naoussa you can watch a re-enactement of a piracy and after that you can enjoy a traditional revelry.

20-22/8 Bazaar of traditional products hosting by the Associa- tion of Naoussa’s Women. In the evening at Naoussa’s Square.

Any change may be done in the program of festivities.
Free entrance to all the activities.

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