One of the most important European carnivals. It attracts visitors from all over Greece and Europe.
The Children's Carnival is the only one of its kind in Europe and culminates in a Grand Children's Parade.
The closing ceremony begins with the great night parade on the last Saturday of Carnival and ends at noon
on Sunday with the glorious parade of 40,000 carnival participants and impressive floats.
Patras carnival takes place between mid-February and mid-March every year.