Every year on the 17th of March in Areopolis,  people organize festivities in honor of their ancestors who raised the flag of the greek revolution 1821.

Celebration of the 17th March 1821


Dressed in local costumes they give speeches and performances in front of the public.

Dressed in local costumes

Tasty home-made recipes, meat on the grill and wine of the region are offered to the visitors.

Horse parade


Men and women dressed in local costumes

Hundreds of visitors attend those  festivities  and  depart  with the most  memorable impressions.