People & Culture

In the books the tradition is recorded in the various festivals that take place in the memory of the patron Saints of each village, which are always accompanied http://www.discoverthassos.com/resources/images/website/people_iatrou_companions.jpgby the holy food “Koyrmpani”, there are many local customs such as the carnival feasts in Rachoni, Panagia and in Potamia, these various cultural events involve the revival of ancient drama and comedy in the Ancient Theatre of Thassos, as well as the musical concerts in Kazaviti, Alikes, Skala Rachoni, Skala Potamia and other villages. One of the most beloved folklore events of the island is the representation of the ‘thassian wedding’ in the village of Theologos.