Carnival in Lemesos (Limassol)

Lemesos Carnival

Lemesos is the only town in Cyprus with a full-blown carnival atmosphere, which is enjoyed particularly by children. The 11-day carnival, held 50 days before Easter, starts with the ‘King of the Carnival’...

Wine in Lemesos (Limassol)

Lemesos Wine Festival

Held annually from 30 August to 11 September, this festival provides a chance to sample a wide range of local wines. As you might predict, the festival is extremely popular with young, fun-seeking tourists, here...

Music in Lemesos (Limassol)

Musical Sundays

Throughout spring, autumn and winter the CTO organises a series of free concerts every Sunday at the Onisilos Seaside Theatre in the tourist area. It’s a great way to experience traditional Cypriot music.

Art in Lemesos (Limassol)

Street Life Festival

This one-day festival on a Saturday in early May celebrates street art with the chance to contribute to a giant graffiti mural (bring your own paints), plus brings live music, jugglers and craft stores.

Religious in Lemesos (Limassol)

Kataklysmos Festival

Lemesos is one of the best places in Cyprus to experience the Kataklysmos festivities, commemorating both the biblical flood of Genesis and the Greek myth of Deukalion. Celebrations take place over three days in...