September 1 – 10 at Neo Hora beach at the western end of Chania. The annual sardine festival takes place the first 10 days of September along the sandy beach area of Chania. The tavernas provide sitting areas and drinks or whatever you want to with your sardines. Free sardines but pay for any extras.
- From the sounds of school to the sounds of the violin and lute
- Cooking and wine contest, Gramvousa