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Tegea Festival




14th-21st August

The Tegea Fair, nestled in the heart of the Peloponnese, boasts a rich history dating back to pre-revolutionary times and the Greek Revolution of 1821. Today, this vibrant event is meticulously organized by the Tegeatic Association, captivating visitors for over 130 years within a sprawling natural park spanning 125 acres.

From August 14th to August 21st, this annual spectacle attracts more than 60,000 people from across the Peloponnese, transforming the fair into a bustling hub of activity. Visitors immerse themselves in a delightful blend of outdoor shopping, local tavern experiences, cultural and artistic events, and lively traditional dancing and singing contests.

Embark on an immersive trip to the Tegea Fair, where the charm of centuries-old traditions mingles with the excitement of a modern gathering. Explore the outdoor shops offering a variety of goods, indulge in the delectable offerings of local taverns, and partake in the festivities that showcase the region's cultural richness. The fair becomes a vibrant tapestry of Peloponnesian life, inviting tourists to not just witness but actively participate in its time-honored celebrations.

Plan your holidays around the Tegea Fair, ensuring you are part of this annual extravaganza that blends cultural heritage with contemporary vibrancy. As you tour through the fairgrounds, let the lively atmosphere and traditional festivities create lasting memories, making your trip to the Peloponnese a truly unforgettable experience.

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