Events In Sicily

Carnival in Sciacca

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Historically, the Carnival of Sciacca is in rivalry with the Carnival of Acireale. It is a party that is born “from below”, in 1500: in the middle of the first celebrations there were the masks but above all a feast made with wine, sausage and cannoli. Since the ‘900 and, particularly after the war, that the Carnival of Sciacca is...

Carnival in Acireale

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In Acireale, every year takes place one of the third most famous Carnival festivals of Italy, so you can’t miss it all. We suggest you to rent a Villa in Catania to enjoy your stay during the days of Carnival. In acireale, the Carnival was born spontaneously, with Saturnalia organized directly by citizens who, free from the constraints of social...

The celebration of Saint Agata

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The celebration of Sant ‘Agata, Patron of Catania, is a local festival among the most beautiful festivals  in the world. February 3 to 5,  three days of worship, devotion, folklore and traditions. In the days of the festival will take place the traditional Fair of St. Agata. We assure you that it is an event that you can’t really miss,...

Candlemas Feast in Sicily

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February 2, in Serro, a hamlet of Villafranca Tirrena, near Messina, people celebrate the patron “Maria SS. della Candelora ( Candlemas). It’s a heart-felt dat by the parishian, it’s a feast of ancient traditions and every year attracts many devotees. You can enjoy your stay in one of the best Capo d’Orlando Villas to go to visit the surroundings and participate...

Christmas holiday in Cefalù

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Christmas in Cefalu, a month of traditions, exhibitions, events and concerts. The Immaculate, Saint of the City since 1954, is celebrated on December 8. People bring Her on a cart in a great procession through the streets of Cefalù.   As we said, several times, Cefalù is a real jewel in Sicily. Not only its geographic position  makes this town...

Custonaci Mediterranean City of Chri...

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“Custonaci Beith Lehem”: in the old town center of Custonaci, you will enjoy a month of magical Christmas atmosphere: street markets, concerts, exhibitions, cultural tours, entertainment and a “gastronomic” village. There will be also a suggestive living Nativity scene in the Mangiapane Cave in the days of 25 and 26 December, and from 5 to January 8. A real movie...

Sciacca artistic Nativity scenes

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If you don’t know Sciacca, this could be for you another opportunity to visit it. Sciacca is a sea town near Agrigento, and is also known for the Carnival parade. We suggest you to look our catalogue of Villas to rent in Sciacca to have there a pleasant stay. Sciacca is known throughout the world as the “city of spas”....

Christmas in Nicolosi

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Traditional Christmas Markets from 26th November 2016 to 8th January 2017. The beautiful village on the Etna slopes organizes the usual Christmas exhibition named “Neve & Lapilli” (snow and lapillus): there are planned concerts, tastings and shows.  Since the very first days if December,  notes and Christmas songs of Bagpiper passing  through the streets of the historical center, will create...

8th edition of the traditional Festi...

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18th 20th  November 2016 at the Exhibition Centre Agira (EN): stands, music, folklore, gastronomy. Cassatelle are Sicilian sweets typical of Enna gastronomy, originating in the town of Agira. Have a crescent shape, prepared with shortbread, tender and golden yellow color dusted with icing sugar, with a delicious and tasty filling of a cocoa mixture, chopped almonds, chickpea flour, sugar and...

12th edition of the Chestnut Festiva...

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XXII edition of the Chestnut Festival in San Salvatore di Fitalia (ME),  5th-6th November 2016 Also this year the Pro Loco of San Salvatore di Fitalia renews its commitment to promoting an event which, together with the local companies, is helping the quality and genuineness of fitalesi local products, to be known and appreciated not only in Sicily. For some...