Saint Symeon’s (t’Ai-Symiou) Festival in Mesologgi (2018)

The festival of Saint Symeon’s (t’Ai-Symiou) is a custom with historical, religious, musical and dance dimensions which takes place twice a year in Mesologgi:
– on the 2nd & 3rd of February (Ypapadi)
– on the four-day celebration of the Holy Spirit ( Saturday to Tuesday- usually in June).
It is one of the biggest celebrations of Mesologgi and it constitutes one of the most significant and notable happenings in the region of Aetolia.

It was inscribed on the National Inventory of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Greece in 2018.