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Christmas time in Ferrara
Christmas time in Ferrara is the most beautiful family gift
An extraordinary show of lights decorate the Renaissance palaces of the historic center of Ferrara, UNESCO World Heritage Site. On christmas the atmosphere warms up, waiting for the most important holiday of the year.
From 17 November 2018 to January 6, 2019, a rich program of events, animate the heart of the city, an ideal destination for a family vacation.
Trento Trieste Square, the Place most scenic of Ferrara, will be transformed throughout the Christmas period at Christmas Village, an open-air Christmas village decorated with luminaries, elegant wooden kiosks, artisans featuring original creations and theme decorations, animations for children and special initiatives.
The great show of The dancing Fountains will take place in Piazza Castello together with a live concert of more than 20 musical instruments, the AMF Brass Band and the female voice choir of the Musician's Association of Ferrara.
You might take part in The Lottery of Solidarity, come to the 8th edition, which is a very important moment for the whole volunteering world.
Other unmissible aggregation and entertainment moment will take place in the most central Parco Pareschi, where a luna park will be set up together with The traditional Ice Park. The 30th of December there will be also the Finale of The Musical Competition of Young Artists, whose the first two placed will have the chance to perform in Piazza Castello and Teatro Nuovo during the New Year's Eve evening and the profit of the event will be donate to a local solidarity project.
Adventures don't stop here! The 29th of December, the Estense Castle will set up The Escape Room: closed within the Imbarcadero 1, you will have to find an escape solving a lot of clues and mysteries.
Those and many others are the attractions which are waiting for you in the wonderful Ferrara and its historical city center: one of a kind!