During your visit to Lefkada, you will have the chance to attend several events, cultural and others. Some of the festivals that take place here include the Speech and Art Celebrations (1955), and International Folklore Festival (1962). Other events and local celebrations that take place here include theater, ballet performances, concerts, music, art exhibitions, conferences, moonlight boat walks, poetry nights and others.

The city streets are filled with dancers from all over the world, with the intention to share their culture and traditions. As well as the city of Lefkada there are events that take place throughout the island, such as the wedding of Lefkada, the wine festivals, religious events, and craft related festivals and the representation of the local ceramics manufacturing.

The Folklore Festival is starting every year at the first Sunday after 15th of August and finishes after one week of dancing around Lefkada.