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Catania (Sicily): Feast of Saint Agatha

February 4 - February 6

Free

Located in an ancient port city on the east coast of Sicily, this is an all-night religious celebration of the patron saint of the city. A procession of candle bearers parade through the city with horse-drawn carriages. Street theater, fireworks, sweets, and clouds of incense evoke the pagan origins of this festival. 

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Details

Start:
February 4
End:
February 6
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.sicilyweb.com/santagata/_index.htm

Venue

Chiesa San Biagio
Piazza Stesicoro, 95100
Catania, Sicily Italy
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