Easter - Various Locations
Costumes, processions and intense drama are the main ingredients of Sardinia’s various festa commemorating Easter.
Our Lady of Valverde - Alghero
A Sardinian festival on the first Sunday after Easter. Devotees from all over the region flock to Alghero to take part in various traditional rituals, the most important of which is a pilgrimage to the magnificent 16th century sanctuary dedicated to the saint.
San Giovanni Battista Celebrations - Alghero
A day of religious and traditional celebrations to mark San Giovanni Battista including music shows, horse races, bonfires and even a midnight swim.
Beata Vergine Assunta - Alghero
Musical exhibitions and religious rituals
Fair of Candelieri - Sassari
Celebration of the Assumption – The Sassarese people renew a vow made in the 16th century to the Assumption to free the town from a plague. An event of profound religious meaning, the fair has a playful and spectacular atmosphere.
S Francesco - Alghero
Torch light procession around the town centre