Annual Events & Religious Fetes on Iraklia


Agios Georgios Day celebration

02 Aug 2013Agios Georgios chapel in the village of the same name stages a traditional celebration, annually, marking the day designated for the saint.

Agios Nektarios Day

02 Aug 2013Agios Nektarios chapel, located next to the Church of the Entrance of Virgin Mary into the Temple, holds its annual fete on November 9.

Agoni Grammi Gonimi Festival

02 Aug 2013The Agoni Grammi Gonimi Festival, usually held every March, features three days of art and craft workshops appropriate for all, especially children.

Annual Fanis Gavalas Festival

02 Aug 2013The Fanis Gavalas Festival is held either in the beginning of July or at the end of August. This year it takes place on August 27 and 28.

Archangels’ (Taxiarches) Day fete

02 Aug 2013A traditional celebration is held every year on November 8 at Agios Georgios church in the village of the same name, marking Archangels’ Day. 

August 28th on Iraklia: Agios Ioannis (St. John the Baptist) Celebration

02 Aug 2013A religious trek and celebration unlike any other on the Cyclades!.