Holy Saturday in Ferla for the “Sciaccariata“ (Torches by Fire)

Depart: NAS II 6:00 pm Marinai 6:15 pm, NAS I 6:30 pm
Return: 2:00 am
Cost: $45 (Bring euros for food)

Come experience this unique Sicilain celebration in Ferla, a small town located in the province of Siracusa.  This Holy Saturday celebration is known as “Sciaccariata”, which means illumination by torches of fire.  We will also see the procession of Madonna and the resurrected Jesus, followed by hundreds of torches that light the street.