Exhibits and Events

Christmas in Foligno

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Foligno
01 December 2016-08 January 2017 

The Quintana Town will take on the Christmas atmosphere thanks to the many scheduled appointments during the whole Christmas holiday time.

Cribs, markets and many other initiatives are waiting for you between December and January in Foligno and in other cities of the area. 


Artistic and living cribs 


Foligno

  • Colle dei Cappuccini
    Artistic crib: This is a small jewel for kids and adults, with particular messages and totally renewed.
    From 19th to 23rd December and from 26th December to 6th January
    Opening times: in the morning only after the 9.30 mass in the working days, in the afternoon from 5 to 7 pm 
     
  • Saint Primo and Feliciano Parish, Budino, District of Foligno
    Artistic crib: one of the main crib's feature is to respect the landscape, built according to the typical Umbrian farming culture with a remarkable attention to details. 
    The performance is characterized by over 150 mechanized movements both for characters and for animals, with reference to the ancient Umbrian trades. 
    From 25 December 2016 to 8 January 2017
    Time: 10.30 am -12 pm/3 pm – 7.30 pm Holidays; 3 – 7.30 pm on pre-Festival days; 4 – 6 pm in the working days; on 31st December from 3 to 6 pm.
    On 6 January 2017 at 3.30 pm: Three Kings' blessing, Crib's blessing and performance of the Anteas Choir inside the church.  

     
  • Rasiglia, Foligno district
    Living crib – Christmas in Rasiglia, Village of the crib
    26 December, 6 January
    Time: 4- 7 pm
    For information: www.rasigliaelesuesorgenti.com 

     

Bevagna

  • Madonna della Pia area
    Living crib – The "coming", tradition and conviviality
    8 December 2016
     
  • Limigiano – Benedictine Cloister of Saint Michele Archangel Parish, Bevagna district
    20th edition of the Artistic crib with moving characters
    From 25 December 2016 to 8 January 2017
    Time: from 10.30 am to 12 pm/from 3 to 7.30 pm on holidays; 3 – 7.30 pm on pre-Festival days; 4 – 6 pm on working days; on 31st December from 3 to 6 pm. 

 

Gualdo Cattaneo

  • Marcellano, Gualdo Cattaneo district
    Living crib: there are a hundred of characters animating the re-enactment of Nativity and who perform life scenes of the ancient Palestine. 
    When the night will come, flares and lamps will turn on, the comet will appear in the sky and the cave where Giuseppe and Maria found a shelter and where Jesus was born will suddenly lighten.
    25, 26 December; 1, 6 and probably also on Sunday 8 January
    Time: 4 - 7.30 pm
    For information: www.rasigliaelesuesorgenti.com 

 

Nocera Umbra

  • Casebasse, Nocera Umbra district
    Living Crib
    26 December 2016, 1 e 6 January 2017
    Time: from 3 pm

 

Spello

  • Spello's living crib: arts, trades and scenes of Jesus' birth
    Sunday 26 December 2016 and Saturday 6 January 2017
    Time: from 4 pm

Christmas Markets


Foligno

  • Merchants in the Square: antiques market, antiques, modern antiques and craft; Special Christmas. 
    3 December and 8 – 11 December

Other events


Foligno

  • Christmas in Foligno: ice-skating ring in Piazza Matteotti, on the 8th December lights in the main streets of the historical center. 
    Lighting of the 20 meter-high tree in largo Carducci
    From 4 December 2016 to 6 January 2017
     

Bevagna

  • The magic of tradition: a calendar of appointments rich in exhibitions, performances, markets, cribs, New Year in the Square and the Epiphany's arrival. It's an unmissable occasion to discover again Bevagna under the tree.
    From Thursday 8 December 2016 to Friday 6 January 2017
    For the complete calendar: click here.
     

Citerna

Montefalco

  • Once there was at Christmas: a calendar of appointments devoted to art, history and culture to create an occasion for promoting the Montefalco's territory with the contribution of the Christmas atmosphere recreated along the streets and in the squares of the main town. 
    From Thursday 8 December 2016 to Friday 6 January 2017
    For information:  http://www.comune.montefalco.pg.it
     

Nocera Umbra

  • Christmas performances: From the Christmas' market to artistic and living cribs until concerts, many unmissable initiatives in Nocera Umbra. 
    8 December 2016 - 7 January 2017
    For information: http://www.nocerainumbria.it/


Sellano

  • Immaculate Conception Bonfire
    8 December 2016
     

Spello

  • 3rd edition of Celebrating Christmas in Spello and its surroundings:  In the Christmas time, the town will turn into a fascinating open-air crib. Niches, shops' corners, artistic laboratories will be the perfect background for setting up scenes that we can typically find in cribs.
    This event gives the chance to districts, alleys, squares, streets and monuments to host cribs of different shape, dimension, tradition or symbology able to convey the true Christmas' atmosphere to several tourists and to the Spello citizens themselves. Concerts, the living crib, contests of cribs and Christmas' trees will make holidays live together with exhibitions, exhibitions and markets. There will also be the Christmas of kids with Santa Claus and the Epiphany along the town's streets and squares, to spend time together in the name of solidarity.
    From 8 December 2016 to 6 January 2017
    For information:  http://www.comune.spello.pg.it - www.prospello.it
     

Trevi

For the complete calendar, click here.

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