The Dionysian Carnival of Naxos
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Naxos organizes one of the biggest carnival events in Greece, a program of events that encompasses and highlights the rich and unique cultural heritage of the island! The visitors and the residents of the islands have the opportunity to enjoy a vast events program, which includes traditional events in the villages, revival of Dionysian customs, the glorious Torchlight Parade, the Grande Parade of the Carnival as well as new surprises.
    Torch parade in #Naxos   #Festival #naxoscarnival

    Torch parade in #Naxos #Festival #naxoscarnival

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The Dionysian Carnival of Naxos | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The Dionysian Carnival of Naxos | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Impressive Torchlight bearers with painted faces and dressed in white sheets contribute to the unique and special style of the carnival events in Naxos.#naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #lampadifories #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened.  #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    The 3-day carnival festivities open on Friday night, just a few meters from the Temple of Apollo. The festivity is called “Pithoigia” and is essentially the first day of the ancient Anthesteria festivity, during which the earthenware jars of the new wine were opened. #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #pithoigia #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

    Naxos | Carnival of Naxos,The custom of "kordelatoi" and "foustanelatoi" | #naxos #SmallCyclades #Aegean #Cyclades #Apokries #Carnival_of_Naxos #Kordelati

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