The 7th annual Peach Festival opens Friday in the village of Velvendo, Kozani prefecture, and promises visitors a three-day feast of local specialties, music and dance.
The Festival, which runs through Sunday, features a non-stop treat of local delicacies prepared by the women of the village, including home-made marmalade and jam made from the area's famed peaches, as well as traditional dance performances, a concert and two nights of 'laika' music.
Velvendo is notable for its peaches, with their deep color and unique taste.
The Velvendo plan extends some 15,000 stremma and is filled with peach treas.
Peach production in Velvendo exceeds 19 million kilos per year.