Festa Madonna SS. della Catena ad Aci Catena | Etna Walking Rural

Festa Madonna SS. della Catena ad Aci Catena

In Religious Festival on

15th of august – Aci Catena (CT)

 

On August 15th, Aci Catena celebrates the Madonna Santissima della Catena, whose precious simulacrum is brought through the streets in a blaze of festive crowd.
At 8:00 am “Svelata” and translation of the statue of the Madonna in major altar. In the afternoon came the fercolo to church, triumphant exit and Procession through the streets of the town. On the 16th suggestive “Trasuta o chianu” (entrance race in the square) of fercolo with Madonna, including the waving of handkerchiefs.