A celebration in our home

Welcome to Giortes Rokkas

Giortes Rokkas is the celebration that brings together society and culture, in the villages of Rokka and Kera, located in the greater region of Chania.

It’s a celebration of the arts organized by the locals themselves, that attracts visitors from all around the world.

Giortes Rokkas first took place in the summer of 2013 and have been taking place every year since at the same meeting point, the archaeological site of Rokka Kissamos, on the night of the full moon of August.

Events 2022

Nine years after the historic first event, which gave life to this small area of Crete, the "handmade" Giortes Rokkas festival return again in 2022, July 25 to August 12, more mature and dynamic than ever. The two cultural associations ...