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Feast of Saint Antioco – Sant’Antioco

30 April-2 May 2022. 662nd edition of one of the most ancient Sardinian religious traditions

30 Apr 2022 - 02 May 2022 Sardinia -Sant'Antioco (South Sardinia)  Feasts-Flea markets | Folklore-Traditions | Food-Wine

15 days after Easter, from April 30th to May 2nd 2022, on the island of Sant’Antioco in Sardinia, it is celebrated the 663rd edition of the Feast of Saint Antioco Martyr, one of the most ancient popular and religious festivity of the region celebrating the patron saint of the city and of Sardinia.

During the event, inhabitants take part in the traditional rites such as the procession and the blessing called “Is Coccois”, a typical white bread decorated with flowers and with bird-shapes to adorn the statue of the saint.  In program also stands of typical Sardinian food such as the Coccòi De Santu (breads of the saint), live performances, music, folklore and fireworks.

For further info please contact the Municipality of Sant’Antioco at the number +39 0781 80301

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