NOPE! I'm sorry, but that's YOUR celebration. No THANKSGIVING here. No turkeys killing here.
So what we celebrate if not Thanksgiving? Here you'll find all our festivities!
first day of the year, obviously you won't find a single soul walking on the street. We call it CAPODANNO ( usually using this term we refer to the night between the 31th and the 1st).
EPIFANIA or LA BEFANA.
EASTER and the day after (PASQUETTA or LUNEDì DELL'ANGELO - angel's monday)
FESTA DELLA LIBERAZIONE- We celebrate the end of WW2 and the liberation from the nazi fascism.
FESTA DEL LAVORO- Labour Day
FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA. We celebrate the origin of the Italian Republic
FERRAGOSTO. It's a Catholic Festivity and we celebrate the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
OGNISSANTI- We celebrate all the Saints.
IMMACOLATA CONCEZIONE- Catholic Festivity in which we celebrate the purity of the Virgin Mary.
NATALE - Christmas
SANTO STEFANO. After the was this day was declared as festivity to extend the Christmas festivity.
The most crowded place in these days? Try to go to the cinema and you'll find it out!
So, HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL WHO WILL CELEBRATE IT!
Enjoy your turkey...because we won't!
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