Peschici, “The pearl of Christmas”, here are the events

The program of events for the Christmas holidays was presented at Peschici with “La Perla del Natale”, an enchanting festival from 7 December to 6 January. There are many Christmas events in Peschici, a mosaic of music, food and wine and cultural traditions that transform this charming Apulian town into an unmissable destination for Christmas.

Christmas Events Calendar, Peschici


  • Thursday 7:
    • 18pm – Parish of Sant'Antonio di Padova: “Serenade to Maria”
    • 19pm – Piazza Sant'Antonio: Lighting and blessing of the Nativity scene
  • Friday 8:
    • 17pm – Piazza Pertini: The Hot Air Balloon of Wishes – Show with bubbles, gags and illusionism numbers
    • 18pm – Garibaldi: Lighting ceremony of the Christmas tree and lights
  • Saturday 9:
    • 17pm – Historic Center: Inauguration of “The Christmas Village”
    • Via Castello: “Le Vizze del Gusto”
  • Sunday 10th of:
    • Itinerants: The Bagpipers of Monte Sant'Angelo
    • Street artists parade “Arte Apulia” Lucre: Drums, jugglers, Fire Breathers
  • Wednesday 13:
    • Visit to the young patients of the “Gemelli” Polyclinic in Rome
  • Friday 15:
    • 9 am – P. Granieri Auditorium: “Christmas in… Peace”
    • 18 pm – Church of Purgatory: Opening of the “Nativity Scene Exhibition”, combined with the “Make a Nativity Scene” competition, V Edition
    • 18pm – Piazza del Popolo: Aperitif under the stars, food and wine event with musical entertainment by Bellofresco
  • Saturday 16:
    • Visit to the young patients of the Agostino Pascoli clinic in San Giovanni Rotondo
  • Sunday 17th of:
    • 16 pm – Piazza Pertini: Christmas Concert 00 – “Città di Peschici” Band, directed by Maestro Noemi Marciano
  • Thursday 21:
    • Christmas concerts with the secondary school orchestra and the primary school choir
  • Friday 22:
    • Active School Festival
  • Saturday 23:
    • 18 pm – Auditorium P. Granieri: “Christmas Dance” with the ASD “Athletic Club” and the ASD “Fitness Dance Company”
  • Wednesday 27:
    • 19 pm – Auditorium P. Granieri: Grand End of Year Concert “Acqua e Viento”: Tango and Argentine folklore in a jazz key with the JQ Big Band and Pablo Corradini, directed by Maestro Roberto Gazzani
  • Thursday 28:
    • Solidarity dinner
  • Friday 29:
    • 18 pm – Parish of Sant'Antonio di Padova: “Nativity” Concert by children from the Catechism
  • Sunday 31th of:
    • From 23pm – New Year's Eve in Piazza Pertini, with “Radio Studio 30”, The Dance Station of Italy – The great night of the 70s-70s-80s, Reggaeton & Commercial, dancers, special effects, gadgets and… much other!


  • Wednesday 3:
    • 18pm – Parish of Sant'Antonio di Padova: “Peace for all”
  • Thursday 4:
    • 15 pm – “Maggiore” Stadium – “00st MS1 Cup”
  • Friday 5:
    • 18 pm – Itinerant: The Bagpipers of Monte Sant'Angelo
  • Saturday 6:
    • 18 pm – Historic Center: “The Living Nativity Scene within the walls of history” “The word became flesh”
    • 18 pm - Church of Purgatory: "Awards of the Create a Nativity Scene competition" V Edition

The calendar of Christmas events opens with the warmth of a serenade and the sacred atmosphere of the blessing of the nativity scene. The agenda continues with a series of Christmas shows in Peschici ranging from ballets to concerts, up to the magic of illusionism shows, all enriched by the charm of local customs such as the "Exhibition of Nativity Scenes" and the "Make a Nativity Scene" contest.

For music lovers, the Christmas concerts in Peschici offer a stage to local talents, while street artists contribute to further livening up the effervescent Peschici cultural scene. The Grand End of the Year Concert “Acqua e Viento” is unmissable, a triumph of notes and harmonies that marks one of the key moments of the season.

The Christmas magic also extends to the little ones, with the arrival of Santa Claus and the distribution of gifts, a pure enchantment for the eyes of children. The energy of the Christmas holidays in Peschici also includes sport, with events such as the "1st MS10 Cup" and the "Student Sports Tournament" which promise to keep everyone moving.

Taste is no exception among the Christmas events in Peschici, with initiatives such as "Le Vvizze del Gusto" which invite you to explore the flavors of local cuisine. The “Solidarity Dinner” on December 28th is an occasion for conviviality and generosity.

The conclusion of the holidays is marked by the "Super Epifania Show", an explosive finale that seals the series of celebrations with enthusiasm and enthusiasm, leaving an unforgettable memory of the Christmas on the Gargano.

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