Looking for unforgettable experiences for your Christmas in Bologna?
Come to FICO!  In these months the atmosphere of the festivities pervades the whole Food Park of Bologna, which for the occasion is open every day until January 7 (hours available here).

The Christmas Village Bologna
Until January 7, 2024, FICO hosts the Christmas Village, the largest and most spectacular Christmas event in the city (admission fee).
Created by CELS Group, the Christmas Village in Bologna covers over 10 thousand square meters within FICO and promises unforgettable experiences for children, families and all Christmas lovers. Starting from the FICO Arena and sweeping throughout the outdoor area of the Greenhouse and Vineyard, you enter the heart of the fantastic world of Christmas Village. Immersed in a magical atmosphere, visitors can experience the magic of Santa Claus and his helpers through attractions, sparkling lights and live shows.  Find out here!

The Christmas markets of the Creartisti Association
Every weekend in December within FICO you will find the Christmas markets to offer you a unique holiday shopping experience (free and free access).  Among twinkling lights and Christmas melodies, you can explore a variety of stalls displaying exclusive craft items made by the Creartisti Association. Each stand is a little treasure trove of creativity, where you can find special and personalized gifts: from handmade Christmas tree decorations, to handmade jewelry, ceramic products and fabrics worked with skill. These markets are the ideal place to choose unique gifts and support local artisans, immersing themselves in the joyful spirit of Christmas.
Find the Creartisti market on the weekend: 2 and 3; 8, 9 and 10; 16 and 17; 23 and 24 of December.

Christmas in FICO is all to enjoy
Add to your visit to the Parco da Gustare in Bologna:

Shopping natalizioThe shopping of food specialties from all over Italy in the shops and kiosks.
fare la spesa a ficoGreat gift ideas to put under the tree in the large Eataly store.
capodanno bologna ficoSpecial dinners with friends to make wishes and spend the holidays in company.

In short, FICO in November and December is open every day to offer you a Christmas experience in Bologna like never before. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Consult the opening hours and special days of November and December HERE