Vassara Celebrates!

August 21, 2015

This weekend my village of Vassara celebrates its annual Panagiri. With church services held at Panayia sto Vraho – a cave-like church in the nearby mountains, the feast day begins. We celebrate the Virgin Mary and all Her miracles. A giant festival follows, filling the townsquare. Likewise, Chicago’s Greektown holds its own Greekfest – and while my feet dance on Halsted St, my heart keeps the beat in Vassara



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