Strumica Carnival

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The Strumica Carnival has a centuries-long tradition and is held every year during the Christian holiday Trimeri, during the Easter fasting, in city of Strumica, in the south-east of Macedonia. Read more

The date varies depending by the date of Easter, and it is always organized on Tuesday, just after the Clean Monday.

In 1994 Strumica became a member of FECC (Federation of European Carnival Cities) and in 1998 hosted the XIX International Congress of Carnival Cities. The opening of the carnival happens on Saturday night. On Sunday the children's carnival is held, and after the Clean Monday, Tuesday is the main carnival night.