Saint Spyridon Feast Day ‑ Greek Orthodox
|Event Name||Saint Spyridon Feast Day - Greek Orthodox|
|Start Date||12th Dec 2017 12:00am|
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.