Oxi day in Kissamos

Tomorrow, Friday 28th October 2016, is Oxi Day, a national holiday in Greece.

Shops are generally closed, and in many towns there is a patriotic parade.

In Kissamos, the parade starts around 12:00 and goes along the length of Skalidi street.

 

Some more information about Oxi day & the history behind it:

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KztWUNKCkio

Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohi_Day