Feast of St. Nicholas from 7 to 9 May 2018

Since the first years that followed the translation of S. Nicola from Mira to Bari (1087), on the occasion of the anniversary of this event, parties were organized in honor of the Saint. Decorations of all kinds, fairs, pilgrimages, solemn masses, processions, bands, marches of land and sea, and later the fireworks, had to make the joy of adults and children. The city celebrated the most characteristic event of its history, which became the party of the city.