Manarcad Perunnal is held at St. Mary's Church at Manarcad and is an event that marks an end to 8-day fasting and prayers. The festival is celebrated every year from 1st to 8th September. During the festival devotees generally fast and stay at the church till night. The last three days of the festival are marked by colorful processions. The church has a golden cross and a holy tank, which are especially taken care of by the devotees during the festival.