1st GASTRONOMY FESTIVAL AGIOS IOANNIS PITSILIAS 2017
The Association of Expatriates & Friends, in cooperation with the Community Coucil and the Youth Center of Agios Ioannis Pitsilias, organise an all-day festival on Sunday, August 6, 2017, focusing on “Gastronomy”.
We want to travel all visitors through a unique and enchanting trip of traditional tastes,to our village. We are waiting for you in our hospitable and picturesque village to enjoy and remember the forgotten recipes of our mothers and grandmothers.Do not miss this opportunity! And do not forget! Local and traditional Cypriot cuisine is and will be a pole of attraction for our island! Information: Community Council of Agios Ioannis Pitsilia Tel: 25521795 / www.agiosioannis.org Email: ksagiosioannis_Pitsilias@cytanet.com.cy
At the festival venue there will be organised kiosks where you can buy and taste traditional dishes and drinks (lountza and sausages, halloumi, trachanas, wine, etc.)
Live link from the radio station Kanali 6, 11:00-13:00
The Troodos Tourism Board will offer guided excursions from Limassol to the event’s location afternoon. For reservations 25323211 Buses will depart from the CTO Information Office Germasogia (Limassol).
Date.:06/08 Departure Time:15:00 Arrivel Time:20:00
Start: 11:00 – 13:00 Start of festival with the accompaniment of violin and lute.:Village’s square. Opening of 1st Gastronomy Festival • Greetings. Folk dances From the local dance group of the Youth Center.:Salvara’s Mini Football Making of traditional dishes •Trachanas. •Bread in a wood oven. •Presentation of traditional recipes. :Salvara’s Mini Football Mini tours At the churches and the scenic paths of our village. :Village’s square 15:00 – 18:04 Making of traditional dishes • Wine and distillation of zyban • Trachanas • Bread in a wood oven • Ppalouzes and shioushioukkos :Salvara’s Mini Football Mini tours At the churches and the scenic paths of our village. :Village’s square 18:00 – 22:00 Entertainment Programme: • Folk Music Night with folk traditional music and dances from dance groups. :Village’s square