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Christmas Markets and Villages in Emilia-Romagna

Christmas Markets and Villages in Emilia-Romagna

Discover some of the Christmas Markets and Villages

Christmas is just around the corner and Emilia-Romagna is filled with magic! Imagine strolling through the cobblestone streets of Grazzano Visconti, immersing yourself in the festive atmosphere of Bologna, or discovering the charm of the markets of Cesenatico, Milano Marittima, Rimini and the many other towns in the region.

Now is the perfect time to explore the Christmas Markets and Villages ofEmilia Romagna, and here you will find all the information you need.

November 11, 2023-January 7, 2024. A Christmas Village, markets, ice rink, Ferris wheel gospel choirs, merry-go-rounds, parades, artists and much more for a Christmas full of surprises and magic in the charming Borgo di Grazzano Visconti, in the province of Piacenza.

Nov. 25-Dec. 24: Christmas Village with 22 typical cottages, sleigh and reindeer, an igloo, the home of Santa Klaus, and a free toy train to delight the little ones and as a means of connecting them to the area’s sights.

Nov. 10-Dec. 26: St. Lucy’s Fair, in the monumental portico of the Church of the Servants, on Strada Maggiore.Among the stalls and booths you will find crib items, gift ideas, Christmas decorations, sweets, local products and roasted chestnuts.

Nov. 25-Dec. 24:
French Christmas Village, Minghetti Square. In the wooden chalets you will find typical regional products, including cheeses, wines, mulled wine and various specialties, clothing items and handicrafts.

Nov. 18-Jan. 8:
Christmas Fair, on Altabella Street, next to St. Peter’s Cathedral, in Old Town. Decorations, gift ideas, handicrafts and more await you in a festive and welcoming atmosphere.

Nov. 4-Jan. 7: Christmas in Fico, a 10,000-meter village with lots of attractions, including the little train on rails, Santa’s castle, zoo of lights, underwater world, candyland, Christmas market, ice rink. Admission ticket adults 18 euros, concessions 14 euros, free children under 3 years old.

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Italy’s largest Santa Claus Village.

Santa’s Village is not only the largest and most impressive indoor Christmas Market in Italy, but a magical world in which to immerse yourself and fly with your imagination. Over 4500 square meters all dedicated to Christmas with sets and displays that change every year. Reservations recommended on weekends

Dec. 2-Jan. 7: In the wonderful setting of Cesenatico’s Canal Harbour, the traditional stalls of the Christmas Market await you with decorations, gift ideas, typical and handcrafted products, plants and flowers, sweets, roasted chestnuts and much more…

Nov. 25-Dec. 24: In picturesque St. Euphemia Street, the classic Christmas Market with stalls of artists and craftsmen displaying paintings, wooden objects, jewelry and costume jewelry, puppets and more. In Matteotti Square is the MAAM Market of Artistic Craftsman Modena where hand-carved items, lamps, sculptures, ceramics, toys and many other creations for your Christmas gifts await you.

Nov. 25-26: The Forli Fairgrounds hosts The Magic of Christmas, a Christmas Village where you will find decorations, gift ideas, products from hobbyists and artisans, and workshops for children, who can also meet Santa Claus.
Christmas period: in the beautiful village of Longiano is held the famous event
Longiano dei Presepi
, during which nativity scenes are set up in squares, gardens, streets and various picturesque corners.

Nov. 26-Dec. 24: In Gravel Square, the Christmas Market offers gift ideas, decorations, crafts, vintage items as well as tastings, specialty foods, a food court and children’s workshops.

Dec. 15-Jan. 6: The historic center of Rimini hosts the Christmas Fair with its markets and the little train driven by Santa Claus. From December 11 to 24, the Christmas Tree Fair will be held on the Tiberius Bridge. Cavour Square and all the streets of the historic center will be adorned with Christmas-themed light installations. The sea will also be lit up for the occasion: from Bath 1 to Bath 65, the beach will be decorated with benches illuminated with lights and photographic images.
Nov. 25-Jan. 7: Christmas Dreams Market downtown with traditional wooden houses, horse carousel for the little ones and lots of Christmas items, gifts, wines and more.

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Dec. 2-Jan. 7: The historic city center and several other locations host various Christmas Markets, featuring handicrafts, food and wine, gifts and more.
Christmas period: MiMa Wonderland in Milano Marittima, the brightest village in Italy with about 40 km of illuminations and the Christmas market.
Dec. 8-Jan. 7: Christmas Family in Cervia: many initiatives in the historic center in the charming Christmas Village. Classic and salt nativity scenes, markets, shows and attractions for the whole family.

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Dec. 4-Jan. 9: The historic center of hosts Christmas markets, exhibitions, concerts and shows centered on Christmas, including the Christmas Market in the Park, where the little ones can take a picture with Santa Claus and leave him their little letters.

Dec. 4-Jan. 9: The historic center of hosts Christmas markets, exhibitions, concerts and shows centered on Christmas, including the Christmas Market in the Park, where the little ones can take a picture with Santa Claus and leave him their little letters.

stella di natale e albero appeso a una corda

The joy of Christmas
slips through all the stairs,
lights cribs and pine trees
And the eyes of all children.

Then he faces the balconies,
hangs streamers on it;
It slides down into the streets,
illuminates storefronts and quarters.

Then he runs toward the church,
Where an expected bell
Announces all at once;

Discover all the Christmas Markets in Emilia-Romagna and enjoy the Christmas season!

Take a journey to discover the rich artistic and cultural heritage, history, famous people and places that make Emilia-Romagna unique.

Get back in touch with Mother Nature,
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and discovering the pleasure of slow and sustainable tourism.

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Of fun, wellness and healthy movement according to your passions
and inclinations.

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enriching and exciting: extravagant and special proposals for all tastes,
ages and needs!

Discover the many appointments of the rich
and varied calendar of events in
Emilia-Romagna to enjoy moments
of recreation and enrichment

Fai un viaggio alla scoperta del ricco patrimonio artistico e culturale, della storia, dei personaggi illustri e dei luoghi che rendono unica l’Emilia-Romagna.

Ritrova il contatto con Madre Natura, immergendoti in luoghi incontaminati e scoprendo il piacere di un turismo lento e sostenibile.

Goditi momenti all’insegna del divertimento, del benessere e del sano movimento secondo le tue passioni e inclinazioni.

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Take a journey to discover the rich artistic and cultural heritage, history, famous people and places that make Emilia-Romagna unique.

Reconnect with Mother Nature, immersing yourself in unspoiled places and discovering the pleasure of slow and sustainable tourism.

Enjoy moments of fun, wellness and healthy movement according to your passions and inclinations.

Take the opportunity for enriching and exciting experiences: extravagant and special proposals for all tastes, ages and needs!

Discover the many appointments in the rich and varied calendar of events in Emilia-Romagna to enjoy moments of entertainment and enrichment

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