'Argjiro Fest' Brings Magic in Gjirokastra
Albanian Daily News
Published October 9, 2017
Thousands of citizens gathered last weekend in Gjirokastra enjoying the festivities organized in the framework of 'Argjiro Fest' traditional event. A parade of different folkloristic groups raised the curtains of this cultural activity that continued with their performances in the city's Odeon.
The members of 10 participating groups arriving from different countries of the Balkans like Kosovo, Kroacia, Greqia, Bulgaria and Albania dances and sung together.
The handicrafts were another component of these festivities through the presentation of their special works in the city's old bazaar that revived the Albanian traditions.
The visitors also had the chance to visit a photo-exhibition, a book-fair and a paintings exhibition.
Numerous citizens and tourists followed this activity that is expected to 'lower the curtains' on Monday evening.