Updated: 5 September 2016.
Dates & Holidays of Italy
Whether you’re about to visit or just keen on learning about the culture, check out our handy little calendar to learn about the different holidays and celebrations in Italy. And as an added little bonus, we’ve listed the names of the months in the Italian language below the months’ names in English :)
New Year's Day
Giornata Nazionale della Bandiera.
Festa degli Innamorati.
Domenica delle Palme. The Sunday preceding Easter Sunday.
Venerdì Santo. The Friday preceding Easter Sunday.
Pasqua. Easter in "Western Christianity" is always on one Sunday between 22 March and 25 April on the Gregorian calendar, sometime during the first week after the astronomical full moon.
Pasquetta. The Monday immediately following Easter Sunday.
Festa della Liberazione.
International Workers' Day
Festa dei Lavoratori. Known alternately as "May Day" or "Labor Day."
Festa della Repubblica.
All Saints’ Day
Vigilia di Natale.
St. Stephen’s Day
New Year's Eve
Vigilia di Capodanno.