Festivals in SarandaEdit This
The beautiful town of Saranda is located on the shores of the Ionian Sea in Albania, making it an ideal spot for tourists to go participate in Saranda festivals. This is particularly true during the spring and summer months because it is one of the sunniest towns in the area. Below is a list of some festivities that take place here. Many take place in nearby Corfu, Greece.
August Cultural Event
This is a cultural festival that lasts the entire month of August. It showcases many different cultural elements.
The Cricket Festival
This is a heritage festival handed down from the time of Britain domination. It takes place in Corfu at the Esplande Square. Here is where the only cricket ground in Greece resides. Both Greek and English teams participate in these competitions
The Feast of Agios Spyridon
This festival occurs in the eleventh day of August and also on Good Friday in the town of Corfu. It is time when celebrations are held in honor of Saint Spyridon, the patron saint of the island.
The Sound and Light Show
This is a breath taking festival that uses both sound and lights to create shows. It takes place at various events going on in Corfu during the summer.
The Festival of Corfu
Comprised of various cultural events, this festival takes place in the month of September. During this festival, concerts and theatrical performances can be seen and heard.