Event Venue

Balos at Koumeika village

GPS: 37.699032688174, 26.744772788846

  • Event description

For the 13th time the Cultural Association of Koumeika organizes at August 16, the “Onion feast ” at Balos Settlement (or Ormos Koumeikon) of Koumeika village.
You will have the opportunity to taste many recipes with onions, plenty of wine and joy with the music group of Kyriakos Mavrikis

  • Few words about history

At the plain of Velanidia (west of Koumeika village), besides wheat, large quantities of onions were cultivated, which were also exported to other islands.
Every August, small and big boats arrive at this beach, in order to be supplied with the onions known for their sweetness.

  • Event Organizer

Cultural association of Koumeika

Revenues will be allocated to the financial support of the association

Fees & Tickets
General admission
free wine
10.00 €