The feast of Profitis Ilias

The feast of Profitis Ilias, patron Saint of the city and guardian of the fur industry, is customarily one of the most important revelries in Kastoria.

This festive event lasts for two days in the row, starting on the eve of the 19th of July at the temple (Tsardaki) and going till the eve of the 20th. Also, some of these happenings take place at the Fur Exhibition Center (Edika) as well as Omonoia square (at the heart of the city centre).