Tikvesh grape picking

   Tikvesh grape picking is a manifestation established in 1964 and held to this day in the city of Kavadarci, the home of the oldest and the largest winery in the southeastern Europe. The festival is held annually, each September, marking the beginning of the harvest. It has cultural, economic and touristic character and it is a symbol of the long tradition in wine producing in this region, starting during the Antiquity and up to present days. The festival includes cultural program as well, and it culminates in a carnival procession.

5.2.13. Tikvesh grape picking