Sardine Festival

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Sardine Festival

Post by MelissaB » Thu Jul 12, 2012 9:39 am

Does anyone know anything about this - what form it takes, what time it starts etc? Don't want to get there late and find all sardines eaten!

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by Fina » Thu Jul 12, 2012 10:04 am

No idea sorry...Buts thanks for making me laugh this morning.

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by stu1 » Thu Jul 12, 2012 10:19 pm

MelissaB wrote:Does anyone know anything about this - what form it takes, what time it starts etc? Don't want to get there late and find all sardines eaten!
Last year it was 22nd July (friday) it starts pretty much once sun goes down but gets very busy prior so if you want a seat..., everyone comes from the villages, theres lots of music/dancing etc, hopefully it will be round same date this year if on, presume it would be the 20th as we going so we there in middle so fingers crossed, roll on sunday

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by holmes48 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 11:16 am

Its on the 21st July,info from the parea sti mani site

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by the reiver » Fri Jul 13, 2012 3:23 pm

Beat me to it Holmes ! The harbour is bedecked with bunting and hopefully the JCB on the slipway will be gone soon.

Not at all sure where the sardines are involved, but there was an amusing article in this morning's Mail on Line, where a Polish lorry driver forgot to shut the back doors and dumped 20 tonnes of sardines on the highway. :o

More worrying is the rumour that "Bandit" is planning to sail over and display his tackle. :P


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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by stu1 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:08 pm

oh dear, better stay indoors haha, in reply also to my earlier info, it was in fact a saturday last year not a friday as i stated, nearly there.......wooooooo

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by stu1 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 7:37 pm

Well the sardine fest was again quite spectacular, we loved it, nice dance/music/sardines/ couldnt fault it....

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by Andrew20 » Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:07 pm

Does anyone know if this is on every year and if so what date for this year, it sounds like something worth seeing

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by andrew » Tue Jun 04, 2013 1:28 am

As the dates for the last two years have been the third Saturday in July, I guess it will be Saturday 20th July. If you enjoy sardines and greek music and dancing then you will have a great time.

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Re: Sardine Festival

Post by Bandit » Tue Jun 04, 2013 6:14 am

the reiver wrote:

More worrying is the rumour that "Bandit" is planning to sail over and display his tackle. :P
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There is every chance I will be there at the Quay side, with all my tackle out and my sturdy rod in hand, just waiting for a nibble...You never know I might get lucky this time of year... :oops: :oops:
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