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Monterosso’s ProLoco has come up with a rich schedule of events for June:

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To help you out, I’ve translated the schedule to English for you:


Saturday, June 2nd:

  • Guided visits to the Capuchin monastery from 10am to 5:30pm
  • Sacred music concert at 9:15pm at the village’s main church (San Giovanni Battista)

Sunday, June 3rd:

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  • Corpus Domini & Infiorata festivities, located in the historical center of the village throughout the day
  • ProLoco Flower Party at 10am along the seafront promenade in Fegina
  • Corpus Domini religious procession at 6pm in the historical center of the village

Monday, June 4th:

  • Piano bar (live music) at Piazza Fegina at 9:30pm

Monday, June 11th:

  • Piano bar (live music) at Piazza Fegina at 9:30pm

Saturday, June 16th:

  • Fried anchovy festival starting at 12 noon in Piazza Garibaldi

Sunday, June 17th:

  • Ballroom dancing starting at 9:30pm near the ferry docking point in the historical center of the village

Monday, June 18th:

  • Piano bar (live music) at Piazza Fegina at 9:30pm

Friday, June 22nd:

  • “I Trilli” (a Genoese musical group) concert at 9:30pm at Piazza Belvedere

Saturday, June 23rd:

*San Giovanni Battista Patron Saint Festivities*

  • Sacred music concert at 9:15pm at the village’s main church (San Giovanni Battista)
  • San Giovanni Battista bonfire at 10pm at the beach in Monterosso Vecchio

Sunday, June 24th:

*San Giovanni Battista Patron Saint Festivities*

  • Games for children on Piazza Garibaldi at 4:30pm
  • Procession in the historical center of the village at 9pm
  • Fireworks at 10:30pm at the beach in Monterosso Vecchio

Monday, June 25th:

  • Piano bar (live music) at Piazza Fegina at 9:30pm

Friday, June 29th:

  • Ballroom dancing starting at 9:30pm near the ferry docking point in the historical center of the village

Sunday, June 30th:

  • Poetry reading with music at 9:30pm at the Santa Croce church

My recommendation? If you’re here for the dates, don’t miss the Corpus Domini or the patron saint festivities (they are my favorites)!

Enjoy,

Amy

 

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