Milos Customs/Festivals

Many traditional festivals are organised in Milos and all the visitors are invited to be treated with tidbits and local Melian wine, to dance and have fun under the sound of traditional insular music.



Holy Spirit (moveable celebration, 50 days after Easter) at Agia Triada, in Adamantas Agii Pantes (moveable celebration) at the Catacombs


July 1 at Agii Anargyri

July 6 at Agia Kyriaki

July 16 at Agia Marina, in Chalakas and Triovasalos

July 19 at Profitis Ilias, in Chalakas and Komia

July 25 at Agia Paraskevi, in Pollonia

July 26 at Agios Panteleimonas, in Plakota and Korfos

July 26 at Agia Paraskevi, in Pollonia

July 27 at Agios Panteleimonas, outside Emporio


August 5 in Parasporos, on Transfiguration day

August 14 at Kimisi tis Theotokou, in Zefyria

August 15 at Kimisi tis Theotokou or Agios Charalambos in Adamantas and at Agia Triada, in Adamantas

August 22 at Panagia tou Kipou and at Panagia Faneromeni, in Trypiti

August 24 on the novena of the Virgin Mary at Panagia Giatrissa, in Kipos

August 26 at Agios Fanourios, in Pollonia

August 28 at Agios Ioannis Prodromos, in Agrilies and Provatas

August 31 on Pantocrator day, in Mytakas and the Fires of Kyriavgoustos at the square of Trypiti


September 6 at Agios Sostis, in Provatas

September 7 at Panagia Eleousa, in Psathadika

September 8 at Panagia Korfiatissa, in Plaka

September 16 three-day celebration at Agios Ioannis, in Chalakas

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