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Zakynthian New Year’s traditions

It’s New Year’s Eve and every Zakynthian home is preparing for the welcoming of the New Year. Early in morning the children will go from home to home to sing the New Year’s carol and send a wish that Ai Vassilis will come and bring your most desired. For it …

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Christmas Carols and more..

The Christmas spirit continues throughout Zakynthos. This time with the women’s choir “RODAMBELOS” joining forces with the Mantinolata Zakynthos 1958 and for their first time appearance the children’s choir of the Metropolitan church, Zakynthos. Spreading Christmas cheer with typical Christmas carols. First starting at Agious Sarantes then at the Regional …

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Giostra di Zante invites you to join in on their festivities.

The cultural association Giostra di Zante wishes all a Merry Christmas. In festive spirit they will be holding an event at “Red Rock Cafe” on Sunday 29th December at 19.00p.m. All members and non members are welcome. The team will also share the traditional Zakynthian Christmas bun (Kouloura) among their …

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Christmas Traditions in Zakynthos.

PNo doubt you have all seen a few Christmas events being advertised in social media. Christmas, like many places around the world, is something special in Zakynthos. Having her own special traditions, food and culture. Zakynthos is one place that stands out on its own. Zakynthian traditions differ from those …

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Join Santa in his train Monday 16/12

At 18.00p.m craft work for the children will be set up at the bookshops “Plaisio” and “Milonas” in Alexander Roma street. At 18.30p.m Santa’s train will depart from Saint Marcos square. Join Santa in a ride around the town in Christmas spirit. On return to the square around 19.00p.m,  there …

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Christmas cheer in Kalamiki…Sunday 15/12

Tomorrow, Sunday 15th December, 2019 Kalamiki will light up their Christmas tree. In a festive atmosphere the cultural association of Kalamaki “Mouses” invites all to join in on the Christmas celebrations. Kalamaki’s Christmas tree will be officially lit up at the community centre in Kalamaki, whilst the Children of the …

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Santa Claus has already visited Zakynthos.

Just who is he?? We know him here, in Zakynthos, as Agios Nikolaos. (Saint Nicholas). For many Zakynthians, St. Nicholas day which was just recently celebrated (6th December) would probably be the start of Christmas celebrations. As for the Islander’s fishermen, it was on this day that most had their …

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