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Preparations for the Carnival have started.

The canrival committee has started preparations for this year’s carnival which starts on Sunday the 9th February, 2020.  In a press release the comittee states:-

We invite Zakynthos Primary and Secondary Education Parents and Guardians Associations, Cultural Organizations and Carnival Groups to submit to the Zakynthos Municipal Carnival Committee, by January 27th, 2020, their theme for the events during carnival of Zakynthos, 2020.

Department of Culture of Zakynthos Municipality. Tel. Contact: 2695361370 & 6974471775


We request that all schools participating in the PICCOLO Carnival poster contest submit their paintings (from 8:00 am to 14:00 pm) by Monday 27th January 2020 at the Zakynthos Municipality Reception.

For the Carnival Committee
The deputy mayor

Evangelos Sevastiades

Any group wishing to particpate during the carnival period of 09Feb up until March 1st, 2020should contact the committee.


About Louise Inzk

Louise is Australian born and has been a Greek citizen since 1991. She has deep cultural ties with the island, often writing about Zakynthian Traditions and Culture. She is also an active member of the Volunteer Group of Zakynthos, Giostra Di Zante and is a member of the women's choir "Rodambelos". Her love of the island and all it offers saw her joining the Zakynthos (Zante) Informer admin team in 2014.

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  1. Dear Louise
    just saw this post about the carneval.
    I would love to help making the costumes.
    I am a designer and seamstress – if you have any contact for me that would be much appreciated!
    Thanks in advance.

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