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Until January 2023 | Province of Varese

CHRISTMAS IN THE PROVINCE OF VARESE 2022

ANGERA

Many moments to experience the magic of Christmas in Angera together:

  • On Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December the first Christamas date in Angera with "It's almost Christmas", dedicated to all: creative workshop, animated readings, Christmas market, snack and aperitifs and other magical surprises await you at Scuola dell'Infanzia "Vedani". The event will be on Saturday from 15.00 to 18.00 and on Sunday from  10.30 to 13.00.
  • On Thursday 8th  December from 9.00 to 19.00many activities planned for the "Christmas in the village of Angera" event: music and gifts, typical Christmas dishes for lunch and hot chocolate, pandoro and panettone for a greedy snack at the Piazza Parrocchiale. Christmas market will be staged in Via Greppi for all day. At sunset, lighting of Christmas tree at the Piazza Parrocchiale.
  • On Tuesday 13th  December from 16.30 to 17.30 will be a fun afternoon: at the Casetta Pop, in Via Adige, sarà organizzato l'evento "Luci sull'albero di Natale" event will be organized with the traditional tombola,  decorating the Christmas tree and switching on the Chirstmas lights, sipping tasty hot chocolate with marshmallows! In case of rain, the event will be cancelled.

ARCISATE

  • The period before Christmas is the most suggestive. On Saturday 26th and on Sunday 27th November The not-to-be-missed appointment of the "Magic of Christmas in Arcisate" returns, where there will be no lack of magical initiatives for children and adults, for a unique and special atmosphere. For little Santa Claus' funs, it will be possible to meet him live on both Saturday and Sunday,  accompanied by his elf helpers and white bears, in a bustle of stilt-walkers and a myriad of fairy-tale characters that seem to come out of a dream. During the two days there will be traditional Christmas markets with stalls selling handicrafts and food stands to delight all palates with traditional products! The event will take place on Saturday from 12:00 to 19:30 and on Sunday from 10:00 to 19:00

ARCISATE, LUINO, PORTO CERESIO, COCQUIO TREVISAGO, CASTIGLIONE OLONA, LEGGIUNO

  • The Christmas tour of the Greensleeves Gospel Choir, the famous choir from Varese directed by Maestro Fausto Caravati with 23 voices including basses, tenors, altos and sopranos, will not be missing again this year.

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BESANO

In Besano a rich programme to experience the anticipation of Christmas together:

  • On Thursday 8th December, the first appointment with a walk with Santa Claus organised by the Polisportiva Besanese.  Starting at 14.30 in piazza della chiesa with destination the San Martino pass. Registration opens at 14.00  (fee 2 euro). All participants will be given a Father Christmas hat and upon arrival, a snack with biscuits and vin brulè. To conclude the day at 21.00 in the municipal gymnasium, the Gala Concert of the La Concordia Philharmonic conducted by Maestro Massimiliano Legnaro.
  • During the days of 1st,7th, 14th and 15th December Christmas readings for kindergarten children are planned.
  • Sunday 11th Deecember at 14.00 at the Villa Azzurra park, the theatrical performance "The true story of Father Christmas" will be staged with the Intrecci teatrali company and Andrea Gosetti. The show is suitable for the whole family and for children from 3 years of age.

BESOZZO

Illuminations, artistic plays of light projected onto the facades of the lighthouse and the town hall, the Christmas tree in Piazza 1° Maggio, the traditional display of nativity scenes, free parking from 8 December to 8 January and a rich calendar of events for all for this Christmas 2022 in Besozzo.

  • Saturday 3 December in the late afternoon switching on of the lights of the city. At 3.30 pm, the inauguration of the traditional exhibition of nativity scenes set up in the parish church of Sant'Alessandro is also scheduled, as well as the free show "Tales of Advent" and a snack with Santa Claus in attendance.
  • The gala concert of the Besozzo Philharmonic is scheduled for Thursday 8 December at 8.30 pm in Sant'Alessandro,
  • Saturday 10 Christmas in Portaccia from 2 to 7 pm with the arrival of Santa Claus on horseback.
  • Saturday 17 December in piazza 1° Maggio and in the central streets of Besozzo there will be "Christmas on the road: entertainment, live music, games, panettone and mulled wine".
  • Sunday 18 December at Duse at 5.00 pm the show "The three Magi were in 4", while at 8.30 pm in the reading room the Christmas recital by the modern singing students of the Olginasio civic school of music.

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BRUSIMPIANO

  • On Sunday 3rd December  lighting the Christmas tree in Piazza del Lago! From 15.30 to 17.30 the Pro loco of Brusimpiano and Visit Brusimpianomake an appointment to celebrate this magical moment together, with pandoro, hot chocolate and vin brulè.

BUSTO ARSIZIO

  • On Saturday 26th November at 18.00 the Christmas anticipation begins in Busto Arsizio with the spectacular lighting of all the illuminations in the city centre and the Christmas tree in Via Milano with the participation of the Band of Santas of Nuova Busto Musica. Near the tree, starting at 17.00, vouchers will be distributed for a chocolate offered by some of the city's bars and pastry shops, valid until Wednesday 30th November. A stylised Christmas tree made of only lights will also be installed in Via Cardinal Tosi. There will be no lack of surprises for children, such as the Christmas train, which will be present from Saturday 3rd to Saturday 24th December from 15.30 to 18.30, a Christmas show made with drones, and the distribution of candyfloss.
  • On Saturday,  3rd December, the Associazione Nazionale Bersaglieri Sezione "Nino Tramonti" - Lonate Pozzolo Fanfare "Nino Tramonti - Mario Crosta" will hold its traditional Christmas concert. The event "La Lonate in Concerto" will take place starting at 21:00 at the Teatro Sociale in Busto Arsizio, with the special participation of the ANA "PENNA NERA" Choir from Gallarate. 
  • From Wednesday 7th December 2022 to Sunday 8th January 2023, Palazzo Cicogna will host an exhibition of contemporary works of art on the theme of spirituality entitled "Spirit: gold and light". These are works of municipal heritage that will be enhanced with a special exhibition. The exhibition is curated by the Museums Office.
  • On Thursday 15th December at 21:00 a magical moment with the traditional Christmas Concert of the City of Busto Arsizio. The event will take place at the Basilica San Giovanni with the city's Scholae cantorum. To reserve your place in the basilica, please write to concerto.natale@comune.bustoarsizio.va.it within Monday 12th December.
  • On Thursday 22nd December, "the living nativity scene" by the children of the Chicca Gallazzi primary school will be staged from 17.00 in Piazza Santa Maria.

CANTELLO

  • On Sunday 18th December the Christmas season in Cantello continue with the official opening of the ice rink , made of synthetic ice. It will be located in the park of Grande Casa.

CASALZUIGNO - VILLA  DELLA PORTA BOZZOLO


CASTELSEPRIO, SARONNO AND CADEGLIANO VICONAGO

  • From Saturday 26th November to Saturday 31st December 6 symbolic places of the nativity open their doors exceptionally for 12 guided tours for "Christmas in the art of Varese"Discover the places involved!

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CASTIGLIONE OLONA

  • From Saturday 26th November 2022 to  Sunday 29th January 2023 for Christmas and of 600 years of della Collegiata, the Museum will gift an exceptional exhibition: an unprecedented Adoration of the Magi, never before exhibited to the public, will dialogue with the Museum's Venetian-Cretan Holy Family. Two works, perhaps by the same exuberant master, will light up the coming festive days with their joyful colours. On Saturday 26th November  the inauguration will be at 15.00. Among the many events scheduled, the first will be on Wednesday 7th December at 15.00 with a visit dedicated to the exhibition at the museum. At the end those who wish can also be guided through the Collegiate Church and Baptistery (reservation required). The exhibition  will be opened: from Wednesday to Saturday 9.30 – 12.30 / 14.30 – 17.30; Sunday and festivities (8th and 6th January) 10.00 – 13.00 / 15.00 – 18.00; Monday 26th Decemberextraordinary opening 15.00 – 18.00. Exhibition cloed on Monday and on days 24th, 25th, 31st December and 1st January. Admission to the exhibition is free. For reservations and more information: didattica@museocollegiata.it
  • Sunday 4th, 11th and 18th December, Monday 26th December and Friday 6th January 2023, from 9.30 to 12.30 and from 14.30 to 17.30 in the headquarters of the Pro loco of Castiglione Olona, ​​the Masolino Crib will be open to visitors, fourth edition of the initiative created by the Masolino da Panicale cultural circle. Admission to the crib is free and free.

CUASSO AL MONTE 

  • ​​​​In view of Christmas, the Pro loco announces that on Christmas Eve, Saturday 24th December, in the hamlet of Borgnana, there will be a moment of celebration with tripe and mulled wine. Meanwhile, preparations continue for the main attraction of Cuassese Christmas, the skating rink. The appointment is in the square of the Cuasso amphitheater from Saturday 3rd December at 10.00, the opening day. During this day workshop for children, musical and theatrical events will be organized. At 17.45 there will be the lighting of the trees in the square. There will be magical visits from Santa Claus on Friday 23rd December and the Epiphany on Friday 6th January 2023. Every day will be offered the "snack on iceat 16.00 and the "aperitif under the lightsat 18.00.

CUGLIATE FABIASCO

  • Christmas in Cugliate Fabiasco and solidarity! On Thursday 8th December from 14.30 Santa Claus invites all children for an afternoon full of surprises! He will arrive at 15.00 at the sport center of Cugliate Fabiasco while  workshops and a Christmas snack will be organized at 15.30.  Finally at 16.30 there will be the drawing of the winning lottery tickets. The proceeds of the party, organised under the patronage of the Cugliate Fabiasco municipality, will be donated to the Ponte del Sorriso for projects supporting the children's hospital. Reservation is required. 

CUNARDO

  • The Pro loco of Cunardo opens the Christmas period with creatives wokrshops which will be held over the two weekends of Saturday 26thand Sunday 27th November and e di Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December. Participants I partecipanti will be invited to create the decorations that will then adorn the country's Christmas tree.  n order to better organise the workshops - which will be held in the Tencitt premises - reservations are required on 335 5381494.
  • On Thursday 8th  December at 17.30  in piazza Filanda there will be the magic moment of  lighting of the Christmas tree: In the meantime, from 15.30 hot chocolate for all at the Carosello bar.

FAGNANO OLONA

  • At 10.30  on Sunday 4th December, for the "Christmas with us" event, a non-competitive Santa Run will be held, which will cross the entire town, starting from the Rodari school car park in Bergoro, then passing through the streets of the Fornaci hamlet, arriving in the central Piazza A. di Dio. The real novelty of this first edition will be the green tree, made entirely of recyclable materials with zero impact on the environment, which will be lit at around 17.00 to complete the event organised by the Associazione Negozianti Fagnanesi, in collaboration with the municipal administration and a number of associations working in the area. For everyone roasted chestnuts, chocolate, vin brulè and many other surprises!

GALLARATE

  • On Sunday 27th  November from 9.00 to 18.30, the "Father Christmas Village" arrives in the large courtyard of Gallarate's Palazzo Broletto with a programme full of activities. The stands of hobbyists and their original creations, walks through the streets of the centre, risotto alla milanese, vin brulè and Christmas carols. A day full of magic.

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GORNATE OLONA - TORBA MONASTERY 

  • For the most magical period of the year, at the Torba Monastery many initiatives have been organised to make the Christmas anticipation even more beautiful.

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INDUNO OLONA

  • From 10.00 of Saturday 3rd December  the Christmas magic arrives in Induno Olona with a day of festivities and games dedicated to children, in the gardens of Villa Bianchi, seat of the Municipality: Christmas marktes, waders, the Drum & Magic Group, the soap bubble corner and the arrival of Santa Claus who will receive the little ones to take a photo with them. Throughout the day, a small train will take the children on a tour of the village. In the park, from 12.30,  the Pro loco's food stand will be open with traditional dishes, chocolate and candyfloss. This is followed by Santa's bicycle ride. At 20.00 the most eagerly awaited moment: the lighting of the big Christmas tree in Via Porro. To conclude this fun-filled day, a big tombola at the Ferrarin primary schools. Event organised by the municipality of Induno Olona in collaboration with the Pro loco. 

LAVENA PONTE TRESA

  • On Saturday 26 November the inauguration of the skating rink in Piazza Sangiorgio and the switching on of the lights, while on Sunday 11 December the Christmas market is scheduled in the streets of the centre. Countdown to the start of the Christmas events in Lavena Ponte Tresa: Saturday 26 November the inauguration of the skating rink in Piazza Sangiorgio. At 17.15 Marta Monico and Letizia Ceniccola will open the rink with a figure skating exhibition.

LAVENO MOMBELLO

Laveno prepares for the arrival of Christmas. Scheduled for Saturday 26 November, the laying of the traditional submerged Nativity scene (visible until Saturday 14 January) which during the holiday season will be accompanied by many side events:

  • Saturday 3rd December  at 10.00 the exhibition“Arte in cassetta” will be inaugurated with Associazione “Il sorriso”  at the  Municipal Library. At 11.00 inclusive workshop "Tanti auguri a me" with art-collage. The exhibition will be opened until saturday 10th december. During the same day a creative workshop will be organized at the MIDeC museum of Cerro di Laveno from ore 9.45 to 11.45. Here you can realized ceramic Christmas decoration
  • Sunday 4th December, at 3.00 pm karaoke.
  • Thursday 8th December, during the day, the "City of Bergamo Bell Ringers Group" offers a traveling concert of bells through the streets of the town and in the square in front of the crib.
  • Saturday 10th December  at the MIDeC museum of Cerro di Laveno  will be a day dedicated to creativity with workshops for making Christmas decorations: the workshop of Laboratorio di ceramic Christmas decorations will be at  9.45 to 11.45 . At 21.00 unmissable appointment with the Concert Gruppo Polifonico of the Choir of  Santa Maria del Monte of Varese, held at the Chiesa Vecchia.
  • Sunday 11th December Christmas entertainment for the little ones at oratorio of  Mombello from 14.30 to 16.30. At 15.00, performance by the "Piva Rock Band" musical group with their repertoire of Christmas music revisited in a rock key
  • Friday 16th December  at 21.00 Gospel Concert Compagnia of Gru "Happy Christmas" with Associazione Mombello Viva. The concert will be held at Chiesa dell’Invenzione di S. Stefano Mombello
  • Saturday 17th December, at 17:00, in the Old Church, the Christmas Concert will take place with the "Piccoli Cori Valcuvia" conducted by Margherita Gianola.
  • Sunday 18th December, from 3.00 pm, Santa Claus is waiting for adults and children in his home and in the streets of the town, in the company of his elves and the very nice "Stilt walkers" in the Clouds.
  • Monday 19th December from 21.00, Sacred Christmas Concert with 3 choirs of  Laveno Mombello, in Chiesa del Ponte S. Maria Ausiliatrice di Ponte of Laveno
  • Thursday 22nd December, at 21.15 at Palestra del Liceo Sereni of Laveno, will be held the traditional Christmas Concert with the Filarmonica Giuseppe Verdi of Laveno Mombello 
  • Saturday 24th December the traditional pose of the Infant Jesus accompanied in procession comes to life at the end of the Holy Mass at 21.00. During the day, Santa Claus aboard his sleigh travels through the streets of the town together with his helpers for very special Christmas wishes
  • In the Afternoon of  Monday  26th December  Amici del Presepe will animate this day with music, vin brulè and hot chocolate
  • For the Epiphany, Friday 6 January, the FilarmoNica “G. Verdi" by Laveno Mombello will be the soundtrack for the afternoon, waiting for 18.00 for the Great Bonfire of the Epiphany in the waters of the lake.

LUINO AND FRACTIONS

A rich Christmas programme will animate the streets of Luino:

  • On Saturday 3rd December at 15.00 the lighting of Christmas tree will be held in Colmegna, with a lot of  ientertainment to celebrate this magical moment together.
  • On Sunday  4th December there will be the ceremony  of lighting of the Christmas tree in piazza Piave of Voldomino Superiore from 14.30. Moment accompanied by Christmas carols, snacks and the show "A Magic Christmas Tree".
  • Thursday 8th December at 15.00, at the Parco Ferrini of Luino you can go on a discovery tour of the magical Santa Claus House. A show entitled "The Magic of Christmas" will follow.
  • On Saturday 10th Decemberat 15.00, the Santa Claus House at the Parco Ferrini will host some magical friends. With them, thanks to the CRI Luino's "Elvish children's make-up workshop", there will be an opportunity to create magical and fun decorations.
  • On Sunday  11th  December at  15.00 Christmas Concert "Sing Christmas with us” at the Parco Ferrini with teachers and students of  Accademia musicale Bertani of Luino. For this occasion will be present make-up children with CRI Luino. Also at 15.00 ,at the Motte kindergarten play area, “A fabulous Christmas” with linauguration of the Christmas tree decorated by the kindergarten children of Motte. For this moment hot chocolate, vin brulè, christmas tales and  make-up children with CRI Luino. at 16.30 in piazza Garibaldi in Luino  the Christmas Concert “Christmas Enchantment” will be held by  amici di Lilly Gregori Vocal Studio.
  • On Friday 16th December in the Santa Claus House at the Parco Ferrini  “How I recycle Christmas", a creative recycling workshop. The event will be at 15.00 with friends of Banca del Tempo.
  • On Saturday 17th December at 10.00 "The tree of associations" will be staged at the Municipal Library of Luino for the Christmas tree inauguration and exchanging good wishes. At 14.30 "Let's visit the crib together in the forest": CAI Luino organises a trip to discover the nativity scene in the forest of the Belvedere in Bonga. Starting from Poppino. At  15.00 at the Parco Ferrini another musical appointment with “Christmas Enchantment” with Accademia musicale Pietro Bertani. Tanto intrattenimento anche per i più piccoli con un concerto dei piccoli musicisti, fiabe musicali, trucca bimbi della CRI Luino e le storie di “nonni raccontateci il vostro Natale da piccini”. From 15.00 Itinerant Band “Christmas Time”. In conclusion of this day at  17.00 “What Christmas would be without the crib of the Alpini?”:  inauguration and benediction of the 37th crib of the Alpini and music by Luino Choir.
  • On Sunday 18th  December at 14.30 “Party in the oratorio and Santa Claus Run” at the Oratorio San Luigi of Luino. At 15.00 a magical moment in Parco Ferrini with “Workshop of Harry Potter” where you can create your own customised wand, just like the one from the famous wizard
  • On Friday 23rd December at 14.30 the event of “The Friendship Tree” will be organized in piazza A. Moro in Voldomino Inferiore. A moment full of activities and entertainment. 
  • On Saturday 24 December, to make the wait for Christmas even more magical, at 15.00 “Art, magic and fire”, a special show of street art at the Parco Ferrini. At 20.00, at the  Oratorio San Luigi of Luino solidarity dinner will be organized to live together on Christmas Eve in collaboration with Caritas, the San Vincenzo de Paoli Association and the Banca del Tempo.
  • On Friday 6th January the befana arrives! At 14:30 at the Luino railway station  “The steam befana”: the old lady on a real steam train will meet the children and give them many magical surprises. For this occasion a magical show will be realized by Avis Luino and  Verbano Express Association.

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MALNATE

  • The first event in the rich Christmas programme promoted by the Municipality of Malnate, the Parish and Distretto Urbano del Commercio will be on Thursday 8th December from 16.30 with "Children illuminate Christmas". A walk starting from various points in town will lead to Piazza Tessitrici at 17.15, where the Christmas tree will be lit and tasty hot chocolate will be offered. There will then be the arrival of Santa Claus, the perfect time to write your letters. Event organised with the participation of the Alpini, Solidarietà, Pro Loco and the town's philharmonic corps.
  • On Friday 9th December at 16.00, the "Christmas Night'" show  for all families will be staged in the middle school auditorium  with a snack. Event organised by the municipal administration.
  • On Saturday 17th December at 15.30 in the Council Chamber, a time dedicated to children aged 4 to 8 years with "fairy tales at snack time" with a fairy tale, theatre workshop and final snack. Event organised by the Distretto Urbano del Commercio. For an enchanting evening, from 20.30 at the Palazzetto in via Gasparotto, the traditional Christmas concert by the Corpo Filarmonico Cittadino.
  • OnThursday 22nd December at 16.30 read aloud for children with a Christmas workshop organised by Nati per Leggere. The event will take place at the "Mario Realini"museum.

MORNAGO 

  • On Saturday 17th December Santa Claus comes to Mornago! From 14.00 to 19.00 it will possibile to meet him at the Cascina Bosco Grosso, at the civico 41, in Macchi Cicli.  For this event, many activities are planned such as child make-up, workshops and pony ride, with the special collaboration of Cascina Spazzacamino. From 14.00 to 16.00 you can take professional photos with Erny foto and from 15.00 to 17.00 Christmas snacks for all, prepared by Rifugio della Valle. 

PORTO CERESIO

  • On Thursday 8th December at 15:00, from Piazza Sant'Ambrogio in Porto Ceresio, "Santa Running" will be staged, organized by Italia Runners Sporting Club. A moment of fun with a noble purpose: research against pediatric tumors through the Foundation Umberto Veronesi. Three kilometers to go at a free pace, strictly dressed as Santa Claus. For children up to 11 years of age registered in Running, the registration fee includes the Santa Claus hat, the race bag, the race bib, insurance and medical assistance. At the time of registration it is also possible to choose to receive the bottle of the Umberto Veronesi Foundation (at the price of 10 €).
  • Thursday 8th, Friday 9th and Saturday 10th December, from 11.00 to 22.00, the Winter Edition of "Rolling Truck Street Food" will be organised in conjunction with "Santa Running". Three days to enjoy a careful selection of street food with seasonal and typical winter dishes. Free admission.

PORTO VALTRAVAGLIA

  • More than 100 selected exhibitors, music, art workshops, Santa's village, Christmas train...These are just some of the fantastic surprises awaiting you at the "Auguri in Piazza" event in Porto Valtravaglia. On Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December from 9:30 to 18:30, at Piazza Imbarcadero in the small village of Porto Valtravaglia, a new edition of the most Christmassy event ever, which will end with a fireworks display! It will also be possible to taste delicious polenta with various gravies and the Brescian "spiedino" prepared by several local associations. 

SALTRIO (VIGGIÙ)

  • On Sunday 4th December at 10.00 , the "Father Christmas Race", an initiative organised by the Amici del Monte Orsa  association, will start from in Piazza della Posta. Participants are invited to wear a Father Christmas costume or at least an accessory reminiscent of the lovable protagonist of winter festivities. For the little ones, throughout the day, there will be the opportunity to post their letters with the desired gifts in Santa's mailbox, and at 14.30, at Palazzo Marinoni, there will be the theatrical performance "The first living nativity scene" with Andrea Gosetti of the Intrecci teatrali company and the accompaniment of the Filarmonica Saltriese. At 17.00, the magical moment of switching on the Christmas lights in Piazza della Posta. These and other fantastic surprises by the Saltrio municipal administration!

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SARONNO

Puppet shows in the districts of the city, itinerant exhibitions through the historic center with street artists and stilt walkers, the decoration of the facade of Villa Gianetti with LED lights and the ever-present Christmas tree in Piazza Libertà. Below is the program of initiatives promoted by the municipal administration of Saronno for Christmas 2022.

  • Saturday 3 December at 3:00 pm from the parish theater in the Regina Pacis district, we start with the show "Ancient Christmas tale" from the Teatro dei Puppets in Como. The show will be staged again in the other four districts of the city: Thursday 8 December in the Sala Nevera for the Sanctuary district, Saturday 10 December in the social center for the Cassina Ferrara area, Sunday 11 December at the X4 building for the Matteotti district and finally Sunday 18 December at the Performing Arts Village headquarters for the Prealps district.
  • Sunday 4 December from 16:30 to 18:00 itinerant street theater show: five artists accompanied by background music will create sets of living paintings, to enhance the alleys and squares of the city and transport the public into a Christmas atmosphere.
  • Sunday 11 December, from 15:30 to 18:00 animation show which will see the presence of Santa Claus, accompanied by reindeer and elves, who will distribute candies and sweets to the children present.
  • Saturday 17 December from 16:00 to 18:00, last appointment with the traveling shows, with the presence of four stilt walkers who will perform in a traveling parade, accompanied by background music. Finally, at 4:30 in piazza liberty the municipal administration's best wishes, with hot chocolate and panettone for everyone, offered by the Pro Loco of Saronno.

SESONA (VERGIATE)

  • Once again this year, Mr Bacchi Luciano from Sesona prepared his illuminated nativity scene. Over sixty square metres of installation with over 190 wooden templates painted with special paints that glow at night under the light of UV lamps. Countless characters, starting with the 24 angels watching over the Nativity.  With each edition, new subjects are added, enriching the scenery and making it truly evocative and enveloping for the visitor. The inauguration will take place on Saturday 26th November 2022 in Via Brolo 2/a in Sesona of Vergiate. The crib will be open daily from 17:15 to 19:30 (Tuesdays excepted) until Thursday 8 January 2023. 

SESTO CALENDE

  •  On Saturday 26th November, starting at 16.30, the traditional ceremony of lighting the Christmas tree, which has dominated the Sesto Calende skyline for some years now, will take place on the Skyline of Sesto Calende. To make the atmosphere even more magical, there will be the ever-present Christmas stalls.
  •  On Saturday 3rd December at 21.00, at the Church of  Rione Mulini, in Viale Ticino, a musical appointment with the traditional Christmas GospelFor the 2023 edition will perform the Compagnia della Gru. At the end of the concert, spectators can enjoy a delicious vin brulè offered by the Associazione Mulini.

VARANO BORGHI

  • Saturday 3 December from 17:00, all invited to the great lighting event in Piazza Matteotti full of music, lights and many beautiful surprises. Meeting in Piazza II June.
  • Sunday 4 December from 11:00 the Christmas markets in Piazza Matteotti will color the day with magic.

VENEGONO SUPERIORE

In  Venegono Superiore Christmas preparations begin with important dates:

  • On Friday 2nd December at 20.45 a beautiful Christmas Concert will be held by Compagnia della Gru Choir in the parish church of St George. The Choir the choir will perform Traditional Christmas carols and pop in gospel key.Admission free while places last.
  • On Friday 9th December  at 16.30 in the library the animated reading for children "Christmas between the pages" will be organized. This event is for children 6-10 years old. free and limitated participation. For more information and reservation: biblioteca@comune.venegonosuperiore.va.it.
  • On Sunday 18th December  at 21.00 at the municipal gymnasium another musical appointment with the Christmas Concert by Corpo musicale di Venegono Superiore. Access to the event free of charge.

VIGGIÙ

  • From Sunday 4th December 2022 until Sunday 8th January 2023, among the numerous appointments of the programme "A unique Christmas", "Viggiù on ice" returns with the ice rink in the park of Villa Borromeo. The rink in the morning will be available to schools for skating lessons while in the afternoon and evening it will be open for the enjoyment of children and adults, enriched with many novelties: theme evenings, shows, music and snacks.

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