Events – Perdonanza Celestiniana

  • Start: August 20, 2018 12:00 am
  • End: September 3, 2018 12:00 am

Piazzale di Collemaggio, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy


On August 28 and 29 each year, the city of L'Aquila renews the solemn ritual of "Perdonanza Celestiniana", the perpetual plenary indulgence that Celestine V granted to all the faithful of christianity. This year's program includes numerous spaces dedicated to exhibitions and musical performances in the center as well as the neighboring municipalities: from San Pio delle Camere, with its renowned saffron production, to Fagnano, passing through the Dragons Tracks, a fantasy festival that draws passionates from all the Region and much more! As a specialside-event the Jazz Day is a massive all around the city stage with hundreds concerts, artistic expositions and street artists exhibiting in the most beautiful places of L'Aquila, from the 99 Cannelle to Collemaggio and the Spanish Castle including dozens other medieval palaces and squares. Over 30.000 people are expected each year for the Perdonanza Celestiniana.. you can't miss this!!