Vallarpadam Feast is devoted to Vallarapadath Amma, who is believed to have miraculously saved her devotees several time from violent storms. The feast takes place at St Mary’s Church
, an island located west of Bolghatty Island
in Ernakulam District
The feast is celebrated every year on September 24 amid much pomp and splendor. The celebrations last for a week and are accompanied by an unusually big fair. Country boats and cars, pots and straw mats are the most important products and articles offered at this fair.