Festivals / Social Events

Sunday, 01 July 2018

Sheperd's festival @ Pachna

The shepherd's festival takes place for the fourth year, showcasing the stock raising tradition of Limassol's countryside and introducing the local products to the visitors.

The festival includes several, interesting activities, such as: 

  • Demonstration of the shearing and milking sheep and goats.
  • Preparation of traditional dairy products of the village.
  • Traditional local animal breeds exhibition.
  • Free guided tour to Agios Stefanos, a small ancient chapel that is the most ecclesiastical monument of the village and probably the oldest chapel in Cyprus.
  • Promotional bazaar with traditional dairy products.
  • Exhibition of stock raising tools and other items.
  • Demonstration of traditional trades.
  • Free Donkey ride.
  • Traditional Dance programme by the Association of Culture “Agios Stefanos”.
  • Kids’ corner with Face Painting, Games, Painting, pottery wheel e.t.c.

Free Halloumi and Anari samples would be offered to have a taste.

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