In Komotini, the "Swallows" have been celebrated since 2003 by the music and primary schools of the city. This celebration is accompanied by a traditional orchestra, music, singing and dancing. On Friday 17/03/2017, the Association "PERPATO" participated in this celebration along with the members, volunteers and attendants. The celebration took place in the central square of Komotini with the parade and then the hunt for the lost swallow. The purpose of this gathering was the welcome and welcome of spring. Members sang while holding their own crafts (Swallows and butterflies).