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2-3 e 8-9-10 December 2023 | Somma Lombardo


Since 2010 the event "Christmas at the Castle" has been an unmissable appointment of the Christmas season, now in its 14th edition. Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 - Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December from 14.00 to 20.00 (to 19 at Sunday) at the Visconti Castle in Somma Lombardo, an opportunity to discover the latest quality Italian handicrafts and find original gift ideas in unique handmade pieces.

For the occasion, there will be numerous selected exhibitors of handicraft products, set up outside the castle and inside the halls, with a Christmas theme.

In addition, as every year, the taste corner will be set up, offering tasty, typical Christmas delicacies. 


At 17:30 there will be the lighting of the Christmas tree with the 'Gospel Ladies' and Father Christmas will also arrive!


  • At 11.15 a.m. there will be a moment of singing with school children and solidarity boxes will be handed out.
  • At 4:00 p.m. there will be a performance by 'New Sound'.

Free admissions will be adjusted according to attendance.

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