Vicenza Light 2016 has provided the lighting of the Christmas lights and Christmas tree on Saturday November 26 in the presence of the mayor Variati Achille.
Many are the events scheduled for Christmas, such as exhibitions, concerts and themed markets.
The energy-efficient lights have been installed in the streets of the old town and especially in the Piazza dei Signori, the heart of the city where as usual a cascade of light descends from Bissara Tower. The lights have also been installed in front of our Relais Santa Corona in Contra Santa Corona as well as in major city squares: Blade Square, Piazza Castello and Piazza Matteotti. In the latter, and in Piazza dei Signori we were set up two large artificial trees octagonal aged 12 and 14 meters, in the city street lights installed circular and star. Special openings of the Palladian Basilica are scheduled from Thursday 8 to Sunday, December 11 from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 15.00 to 20.00, as well as in the days 17-18-23-24 and from 6 to 8 January 2017.
For more information on the opening hours of museums in Vicenza and events please consult the relevant page of the Giornale di Vicenza http://www.ilgiornaledivicenza.it/territori/vicenza/natale-2016-il-calendario-degli-eventi- 1.5306189