The feast of the Epiphany in Naples: all upcoming events


With the Epiphany all the holidays are over. So says the old proverb , but judging from the many events scheduled in Naples on January 6, it seems that the air of celebration is still alive in the city. It starts with the more traditional traditions , namely the confectionery industry.
As per the legend, the old woman who travels to the edge of the broom rewards the most delicious cakes and delicacies, while reserving the urchins only so much coal black.
So for those who behaved well and deserves the gifts , the witch and her sweet surprises arrive directly in the spaces of the reconstructed Science City , the event is from 10.00 to ScienceCentre of scientific pole, where in the course of  event “The Workshop Elves” are provided tastings of pure and excellent chocolate.


Yes, because to accompany the greedy tour for young and old, will direct the master chocolatiers of Perugina, together with the chef of the City of Taste , to attend the live preparation of delicious freshly baked layers of cocoa.
The show continues in the district vomero of the city, in Piazza Vanvitelli with the show of lights and fountains from which jets of water and fire will flow to the rhythm of music.
The unmissable show will be held tomorrow afternoon at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to celebrate the end of the holiday so unique.
Still, sweets and candies invade the Royal Palace in the heart of Naples, Piazza del Plebiscito with live performances and games for the kids and the activities of the Pan kids art workshops culture of the Department, we will celebrate the magic of the festival dedicated to toddlers.


For those who are sated after the excesses of food festivals and wants to take advantage of the new year to get in shape , the appointment is the day of urban trekking promoted by Legambiente and Carmine Maturo, experienced in Responsible tourism.
The initiative provides an interesting route departing from Foria street, up the stairs to the stairs of Moiariello to Tower Pasciano, to finish the tour at Capodimonte.
An opportunity to discover the unique landscapes and breathtaking beauty to enjoy the pleasure of walking, and discover spectacular views, admiring unusual perspectives of Naples.

Another initiative that is truly original dedicated to families with children by the non-profit Archaeological Park Gaiola Environmental Pausilypon, where there will be a special
“archaeological dig ” with surprise.
The tour starts at the impressive cave of Sejano and while their parents go on a guided tour of the archaeological park, the kids will have fun with different educational and entertainment activities, including evidence of archaeological excavation, led by experienced archaeologists, that will lead to the discovery of sweet surprises.

” The Workshop of the Goblins “, Monday, January 6, 2014
Science Centre of Science City, Naples via Coroglio, 104 (entrance from 10.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.)

” La Befana at the Piazza del Plebiscito “, Monday, January 6, 2014
Piazza del Plebiscito and the Royal Palace, Naples

” Befana al  Vomero “, Monday, January 6, 2014
Vanvitelli Square , Naples (shows at 5.00 and 7.00 p.m.)

” Epiphany at Capodimonte “, Monday, January 6, 2014
Via Foria appointment – at the former barracks Garibaldi, Naples 10:30
Reservations required. For more, info: 349.4597997

” Family Tour of the Epiphany “, Monday, January 6, 2014
Grotto of Sejanus, Descent Coroglio 36, Naples
Reservations required to 081.2403235 ;