Events, food, experiences for an unforgettable trip to Italy

Religious celebrations

Nativity Scene Museum - - Lombardy - Italy

Nativity Scene Museum – Dalmine

All year long Lombardia -Dalmine (Bergamo)  Art-Culture-History | Children | Exhibits-Museums-Visits | Religious celebrations

Over 900 cribs and Christmas objects. From the 1700s to the early 1900s

Our Lady of Graces Feast - Roccella Jonica Calabria Italy

Our Lady of Graces Feast – Roccella Jonica

03 Jul 2022 Calabria -Roccella Jonica (Reggio Calabria)  Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

On the first Sunday in July. Religious procession and fireworks show along the sea.

Santa Domenica Luci - Puglia

The Night of Lights – Scorrano

05 Jul 2022 - 07 Jul 2022 Puglia -Scorrano (Lecce)  Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

July 5th to 7th, 2022. Fairy-tale atmosphere in honor of Santa Domenica.

Festa di Santa Rosalia - Palermo

Feast of Saint Rosalia – Palermo

10 Jul 2022 - 15 Jul 2022 Sicily -Palermo  Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

July 10th to 15th, six days full of events culminating in the parade of Saint Rosalia’s chariot.

Festa del Redentore

Festa del Redentore (Redeemeer feast) – Venice

15 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022 Veneto -Venice-Venezia  Folklore-Traditions | Historical reenactments | Religious celebrations

Mid July. Fireworks display and regatta of traditional boats.

Candle holders procession in Sassari - Sardinia Italy

The “Descent of the Candlesticks”- Sassari

14 Aug 2022 Sardinia -Sassari  Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

Every August 14th the most important religious celebration in Sassari

Sant'Agata-Sicilia-Catania

Feast of Saint Agatha in August – Catania

17 Aug 2022 Sicily -Catania   Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

17 August. The most important religious feats in Catania and the third in the world

Santa Rosa

La Macchina di Santa Rosa – Viterbo

03 Sep 2022 Lazio -Viterbo  Folklore-Traditions | Religious celebrations

On September 3rd. Religiours feast dedicated to Saint Rose, the patron of the city

Abruzzo - Scala Santa di Campli

The “Holy Staircase” Church – Campli

All year long Abruzzo -Campli (Teramo)  Art-Culture-History | Exhibits-Museums-Visits | Religious celebrations

Climbing the 28 wooden steps of the Sanctuary of Scala Santa, Roman Catholics can obtain the Plenary Indulgence.

Santa Claus Cave - Ornavasso

Santa Claus Cave – ONLINE

November - December Piemonte -Ornavasso (Verbania)  Children | Religious celebrations

Late November-Late December. Santa Claus and his elves welcome the kids in his cave