January 2019

The Arrival of Befana This is a traditional Italian celebration for children. An ugly, but kind old woman called ‘Befana’ visits each child on the 5th January during the night. If the child has been good, she leaves a stocking (sock) full of sweets, which the children open on 6th January when they wake up.… Read more January 2019

December 2018

Father Christmas’s Village Piazza Municipale Saturdays, Sundays and holidays (except for 25th & 31st December) 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. These events are free. Set Programme: Saturday 1st December Father Christmas and his elves will help children write their letters. At 4 p.m. there will be a flag-waving performance by children. Sunday 2nd December Arts… Read more December 2018