Varese, land of events

From November 2022 to January 2023 | Varese


Don't miss the events organized in Varese for the magical Christmas!

  • From Friday 25th November: Christmas markets and events

Starting from Friday 25th November  the Christmas atmosphere in the city of Varese will begin to be enjoyed! The traditional markets, the lighting of the historic Christmas tree in Piazza Montegrappa and the city's illuminations, and many other magical events promoted by the Municipality of Varese are waiting for you to experience the Christmas anticipation together!

Discover the programme!

From Saturday 26th November: Christmas at the Sacro Monte of Varese

Christmas between art and culture: discover the Christmas events at the Sacro Monte of Varese! 

  • Saturday 26th November 2022 to Friday 6th January 2023: "The world for Christmas" Tour of Greensleeves Gospel Choir of Varese

Saturday 26th November 2022 the famous Greensleeves Gospel Choir of Varese returns with an International Christmas tour!

Discover the tour dates and locations!

  • From Saturday 26th November to Saturday 31st December: Christmas in the art of Varese

For the second cycle of guided tours of the programme "Varese, blessed is he who comes here", Archeologistics offers 12 guided tours to discover six iconic nativity sites in Varese and its province. Discover the places involved!

  • Sunday 4th December: "Lights, scents and colours of Christmas in Casbeno"- Casbeno (Varese)

On Sunday 4th December from 9.00  to 19.00 the 19th edition of the charity Christmas Market "Lights, scents and colours of Christmas at Casbeno" will be staged. A day full of activities and delicacies, expressing sensitivity and solidarity through simplicity and a smile. Along Via Montebello and Via Conciliazione there will be hobbyist exhibitors, strictly selected on the basis of the originality and handcrafting of their creations. Like every edition, the Mercatino will also host some local businesses, schools, groups and non-profit associations.

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  • From Wednesday 7th December 2022 to Tuesday 17th January 2023: The Garden of enchantment -  Estensi Gardens of Varese

Let yourself be enchanted by the magic of Christmas lights: the magic of Christmas arrives at the Giardini Estensi in Varese. After the great success of the last edition, "Lucine ai Giardini" returns with a programme full of novelties. Studio Festi, one of the world's most important "festive artists", brings to the Estensi Gardens  in Varese architectures of light inspired by the great festive settings of the 18th century typical of the gardens of the main European courts. In addition, children from Varese primary schools will be the protagonists in the narration of the Winter Tales projected onto the facades of the Palazzo, creating an ideal bridge between the Este past and the future. 
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  • Thursday 8th December: Sant'Ambrogio in the street - Winter Edition 2022- Sant'Ambrogio (Varese)

An exhibition market dedicated to Christmas, promoted by the artisans of Mani Maestre. There will be exhibitions of quality original creations, street entertainment the passage of the Three Magi, lots of music and good food. A fun-filled event in a magical atmosphere. "Sant’Ambrogio in the street "  will be staged on Thursday 8th December from 11.30 to 19.00 between Piazza Milite IgnotoVia Canetta  and Via Sacromonte.

  • Christmas at Villa Panza

Days dedicated to children, full of creative activities and pure fun, for an unexpected Christmas.

Discover the magical events dedicated to Christmas at Villa Panza!

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Discover the Christmas markets in Varese and its province!


    Lago Maggiore Meeting Industry
    Provincia di Varese