Boukouvalas Festival

The people of Kastori celebrate the beginning of olive harvest with boukouvala (grilled bread spread with fresh olive oil).
The Boukouvala Festival takes place at the end of November, under the tall plane trees near the springs of Agios Mamas. Besides olive oil tasting, the festival includes a flea market of local products, a photo exhibition, delicacies, wine and tsipouro accompanied by singing and dancing, as well as hiking in the paths and gorges of the enchanting North Taygetos. The festival is organized by the "Lusina" Association situated in Kastori.