Sunday, 19 July 2015 14:54

9th Euro-Mediterranean Festival of Traditional Folk Dances

Folk Dance in Limassol 

From  July 27 - 31 the Limassol Municipality will be celebrating folk dance and traditions from around the world during the 9th Euromed Festival to take place at various locations throughout town.

Participants will include: KUD Kopaonik-Leposavić from Serbia, the Georgian band Roots, Le Roudelet Felibren from France, Dionysus Cultural Dance Group, the Heritage Association Limassol, Dance Group Alexandra, Folklore Research Group Limassol.


July 27, 7:30pm Opening Ceremony : Parade of all participating groups starting from the Limassol Municipality, to St. Andrew Str. ending at the western semicircular sea promenade pier where the Mayor Mr. Andreas Christou will welcome the groups. 20:30 Performance of all participating groups.

July 28, 8:30pm in association with the local councils of Arnaout, Ayiou Antoniou, Jami Jetit and Ayios Ioannis:  a performance with all groups at the square of the offices of the Turkish Cypriot properties administration (former Turkish Cypriot Hospital) at Yiltiz str.

July 29, 8:30pm in association with the local councils of Apostoli Petros & Pavlos and Kapsalos quarters: a performance with all groups, Alphamega Hypermarkets parking place on Ayias Phylaxeos str.

July 31, 8:30pm Closing Ceremony: Performance with all participating  groups, in the court of St. Barbara’s Church in Zakaki.

For more information, please call  25878744 or 25745919 


As published in The Cyprus Weekly of July 17 2015

Mary Anglberger

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