The representation of the Naval Battle of Spetses, which took place in September 1822, is the most famous of all the traditional customs of the island and gathers tens of thousands of visitors each year. The festive events take place in early September and last for a week, culminating in the representation of the burning of the Turkish flagship, in a feast of spectacular fireworks
The Spetses Triathlon that takes place every May is the biggest triathlon in Greece. Apart from Sprint/Endurance distances (750/1.500 m swimming, 25/50 km cycling, 5/10 km running), includes 1.000-meter swim and the cycling race around Spetses, giving sports fans the opportunity to participate in an unforgettable sporting weekend.
In October in Spetses you will find the largest multisport event in Greece. Visit our island to take part in or watch the plethora of athletic and not only events. The organization includes 5km, 10km and 25km running races , as well as 3km and 5 km of swimming races.
The Spetses Classic Yacht Regatta is held every June and has now been established as an institution for Greek sailing. After continuous development, the four-day event is not only the most popular race of Classical Boats in Greece but one of the most important in the Mediterranean, with a great participation and exquisite presence.
Classical bikes, English influences that meet local traditions, stylish presentations, elegant vintage appearances with the tweed and relaxing moments dominated by the spetsitic landscape. Bicycling overlooking the Argosaronic, picnic in nature with jazz sounds, reminiscences for the British countryside, beauty to show off the most beautiful show, treasure hunt and skill races are just some of the surprises that the most sty lish event of Spetses. All this every Octomber.