THE DAY OF THE FISHERMEN

In honor of the Orthodox holiday of St. John the Baptist, on January 20th in Ohrid, was organized the manifestation “The Day of the Fishermen”.

In addition to the traditional bathing in the cold waters of the Ohrid Lake, within the event on the small square at Dolna Porta, was prepared fish soup, plasica, paca, hot rakia and wine, for all visitors.

The mayor of Ohrid, Konstantin Georgievski was part of the celebration and together with the citizens of Ohrid participated in the traditional rituals that are characteristic for this holiday.

The fish soup was prepared from the students of the secondary  school Vanco Pitoseski. Was served more than 2000 portions soup for the visitors and social  familys from Ohrid.

For the party on the event was engaged ansambl Biljana junior.