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Greece strikes, other potential disruptions & Bank Holidays

Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2010 12:38 pm
by paulh
Please keep this as factual as you can and if possible quote sources.
As long as the thread does not get too unwieldy we'll allow comment and opinion on the data in here but if it starts to get busy then comment and opinion will be deleted in favour of data so that information does not get hidden.

If you don't want your to have your comment possibly be deleted (after 3 or 4 days and purely for space/clarity reasons not because of the comment content) then please start a thread outside of this one.

Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 1:27 am
by Carolina
This post is to be an up to date "summary calendar" of up to roughly the 2/3 weeks ahead with historical dates deleted as we move on. Posts below this give the detailed data and sources. Note that those posts below are new and may well be edited and added to as circumstances change or to keep them up to date.


Apokries 17th February to 10th March 2019

S.... 23/2/2019
S.... 24/2/2019
M... 25/2/2019
T.... 26/2/2019
W... 27/2/2019
T.... 28/2/2019 Tsiknopempti Τσικνοπέμπτη
F.... 01/3/2019
S.... 02/3/2019
S.... 03/3/2019
M... 04/3/2019
T.... 05/3/2019
W... 06/3/2019
T.... 07/3/2019 .
F.... 08/3/2019
S.... 09/3/2019 Apokries - Carnival Parades
S.... 10/3/2019 Apokries - Carnival Parades
M... 11/3/2019 Clean Monday - Καθαρά Δευτέρα
T.... 12/3/2019
W... 13/3/2019
T.... 14/3/2019 .
F.... 15/3/2019
S.... 16/3/2019
S.... 17/3/2019
M... 18/3/2019
T.... 19/3/2019
W... 20/3/2019
T.... 21/3/2019 .
F.... 22/3/2019
S.... 23/3/2019
S.... 24/3/2019

I delete posts below which have gone past their action date and which are effectively dead news.

Re: Apokries

Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:31 pm
by Carolina
It's the first day of Apokries today.

Tsiknopempti falls on Thursday 28th February 2019.
Carnival Parades - most are held over the last weekend of Apokries - 9 & 10 March 2019.
Clean Monday - 11th March 2019.

More info at