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LA MAGIA DEL PRESEPE DI SABBIA

The magical sand nativity scene
Loc. Le Mose Via Tirotti, 11
Description
From 2 December to 7 Janaury in Piacenza Expo it's Christmas time with the Presepe di Sabbia, the sand nativity scene that is traditional of Riviera Romagnola.

From the Romagna's beaches to Piacenza Expo, some of the most famous sculptors of sand from Spain, Poland, Russia and Mexico will create a sand nativity scene from a total of 160 square-metre sandblocks retrieved from river Po. 

Inside pavilion no. 2, 3,000 square metres, a 350 square metres scultpure makes the nativity scene come alive. 
The scene is also surrounded by a Christmas Village with 25 small wooden houses with artisans selling decorations and sweets, and typical products from Piacenza tradition. 
There is also entertainment for kids, over 1,000 square metres with attractions and fun for 4 euros only. 
If you're brave enough, try our quads! 
Telephone
+39.0523.602711
Email
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From
02 December 2017
To
07 January 2018
Timetable
Friday 3 pm-7:30 pm; Saturday and Sunday 10 am-7:30 pm. On Friday 8 December, Wednesday 26, and Friday 6 January 10 am - 7:30 pm. From Monday to Thursday the nativity scene is open for groups upon booking.
Rates
4 euros (5 rides are free!)
Info
and booking: presepedisabbia@piacenzaexpo.it
Organization
Piacenza Expo
Last update
Monday, 27 November 2017
News and information edited by the Tourist Information Office of the Municipalities of Bobbio, Borgonovo V.T., Castell'Arquato, Piacenza and Vigolzone