Christmas in Comacchio

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Christmastime in Comacchio: concerts, choirs, nativity scenes, guided tours and many more activities
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The lagoon city of Comacchio at Christmastime is energized with lights and activities:  choirs, concerts and nativity scenes in the churches and under the bridge's arches in the centre, the characteristic show on the water on Christmas Eve. Moreover guided tours in the museums and along the historical centre and excursions by boat in the Oases of the Park.


1st December

SAN GIUSEPPE - Teatro Parrocchiale, 4pm
Veronica Gonzalez C’era due volte il piede. Puppet show

8th December

COMACCHIO - Ponte degli Sbirri, 12pm
Tenda di Natale. Charity event with music and inauguration of the cribs from Bethlehem

VACCOLINO - Tensostruttura Parrocchiale, 4pm
Le Strologhe - Puppet show

LIDO DEGLI ESTENSI - Viale Carducci, 4pm
Aspettando il Natale. Music event and entertainment for children and families in the CHRISTMAS VILLAGE

15th December

LIDO DEGLI ESTENSI - Viale Carducci, from 9am to 1pm
Mountain Bike meeting and tour of 20 km starting from  Lido degli Estensi – Valli di Comacchio – Comacchio – Lido degli Estensi.
From 3pm. Children will exchange new and old toys.

PORTO GARIBALDI - Palestra delle Scuole Medie, 4pm
All’InCirco. Puppet show

COMACCHIO - Manifattura dei Marinati, 11pm
Guided tour with theater representation and sampling food

22nd December

LIDO DEGLI ESTENSI - viale Carducci, dalle ore 17
Aperichristmas. Musica e aperitivo sul viale accanto alle casette di natale.

COMACCHIO - Piazza XX Settembre, 5.30pm
Briciole di Teatro "Bon Nadeal". Christmas Concert

23rd December

San Giuseppe – Sala parrocchiale adiacente alla Chiesa - 4.00 pm

Lido degli Estensi – Chiesa parrocchiale di San Paolo - 5.00 pm

Porto Garibaldi – Chiesa parrocchiale - 6.00 pm

Comacchio - Sala Polivalente di Palazzo Bellini - 9.00 pm
Concerto Gospel "The Charleston Mass Choir"

24th December

SAN GIUSEPPE – Piazza della Rimembranza from 4.30pm to 8.30pm

Babbo Natale e la Befana alla Funtana - Entertainment for children

Historic centre, from 4.30pm
Via E. Fogli from 5.00pm
Avis in piazza - Distribution of hot chocolate and cakes

Comacchio - San Cassiano Cathedral - at 5.00 pm
The Mass of the Infant Jesus. Blessing of the baby Jesus in the nativity scenes of the town and in local families' homes.

Comacchio, Ponte Trepponti -  at 6.00 pm
Comacchio ....a nativity scene on the water Representation of the Nativity with lights, dance and music until the grand finale with fireworks.

26th December

COMACCHIO - Basilica Concattedrale San Cassiano, from 4.30pm
Et incarnatus est
Reading and pipe organ music in front the crib of the Cathedral.

COMACCHIO - Piazza Folegatti, 5.30pm
"El Bechin". Puppet show

PORTO GARIBALDI - Portocanale, from 9am to 7pm
Santo Stefano con noi
Street market, entertainment for adults and children, streetshows , free hot chocolate and Christmas treats.

Porto Garibaldi, presso il Mercato Ittico -
4.00 pm - Music concert
Porto Garibaldi, Portocanale
6.00 pm - Christmas torchlight procession  on the water.
Traditional torchlight procession on the water by the group, Ippocampo Sub, with fireworks

LIDO DEGLI ESTENSI - Viale Carducci, 4pm
Flashmob Musica e Danza.
Music and dance entertainment.

29th December

LIDO DEGLI ESTENSI - Viale Carducci e viale delle Querce - 2,30pm
Christmas bau porta Venezia - Dogs parade

COMACCHIO – Piazza Folegatti, 5.30pm
Claudio e Consuelo. Dal Paese dei Balocchi. Puppet show.

Comacchio - 5.30 pm
Entertainment and music in the historic centre

From 4.30pm - Antica Pescheria
Natale nella bottega di Geppetto - Puppet show

At 6.00 pm - Antica Pescheria - Aperitif and sampling food

From 23.00 pm Ponte Trepponti - Dj set and live music until 2.00 am

At midnight fireworks display.  

Guided tour inside the Ancient Delta Museum and dinner inside Palazzo Bellini.

For info and reservation: Igor +39
0533/313411. Organized by New Stars Production.

5th January

Comacchio, centro storico - from 3.30 pm
La Tampla'- Traditional Befane parade along the canals with singing to  the rhythm of drums and skillets. 

At the show's end, there will be an award ceremony for the best befana witch's costume.

Antica Pescheria, from 5.00pm - Art workshop for children

SAN GIUSEPPE – Piazza della Rimembranza from 4.30 pm to 8.30pm

La Befana alla Funtana - Entertainment for children

6th January

Manifattura dei Marinati – from 10 am to 12:30pm
La befana arriva alla Manifattura – distribution, to all children, of sweets and candies

Historic centre - From 4.00pm
Distribution, to all children, of sweets and candies

Comacchio, Trepponti - from 6.00 pm

"Avan la Vacie". The Befana will say  hello to all children between music and dances in a wonderful fireworks show


Comacchio, centro storico e frazioni


From 1st December to 6th January 2020

Information office

Ufficio Informazione e Accoglienza Turistica di Comacchio

Via Agatopisto, 2/a c/o Settecentesco Ospedale degli Infermi
telefax 0533 319278
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