Saint Spyridon Feast Day ‑ Greek Orthodox

Event Name Saint Spyridon Feast Day - Greek Orthodox
Start Date 12th Dec 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Recognising St. Spyridon's role in the defence of the island, Venice legislated the annual "Litany of St. Spyridon" on August 11 as a commemoration of the event. His feast day is celebrated in the East on the Saturday before Great Lent (known as "Cheesefare Saturday") and December 12.

Source: Wikipedia