Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Festivals & Holidays in San Marino

EuropeSan MarinoFestivals & Holidays in San Marino
DateNameExplanation
1 JanuaryNew Year’s DayFestival marking the beginning of the new year
6 JanuaryEpiphanyCommemorates the visit of the three wise men or magi to the infant Jesus
5 FebruaryFeast of Saint AgathaCommemoration of St. Agatha, patroness of the Republic, as well as liberation from foreign rule
Variable, the first Sunday after the full moon and the March equinox.EasterResurrection of Jesus
Variable, the Monday after Easter dayEaster MondayMonday after Easter day
25 MarchAnniversary of the ArengoAnniversary of the Arengo and the Festa delle Milizie (Feast of the Militants)
1 MayLabour DayCelebration of workers and employees
Variable, the first Thursday after Trinity SundayCorpus ChristiCommemoration of the body and blood of Jesus Christ
28 JulyLiberation from FascismCommemoration of the fall of the Sammarinese Fascist Party
15 AugustFerragosto(Assumption)Commemoration of the Virgin Mary’s assumption into heaven
3 SeptemberThe Feast of San Marino and the RepublicNational feast of San Marino, celebrating the origin of the Republic in 301
1 NovemberAll Saints’ DayFeast dedicated to all saints
2 NovemberCommemoration of all those who died at warRemembrance of all those who gave their lives for San Marino in war
8 DecemberImmaculate ConceptionRemembrance of the Virgin Mary’s conception without original sin
24 DecemberChristmas EveDay before the commemoration of the birth of Jesus
25 DecemberChristmasBirth of Jesus
26 DecemberSt. Stephen’s DayCommemoration of the death of Saint Stephen, the first Christian martyr
31 DecemberNew Year’s EveCelebration which closes and marks the end of the year