Levanto 20-25th July, San Giacomo feast, sea festival

One of the most exciting event in Levanto near the Cinque Terre, dedicated to the patron saint of sailors San Giacomo (St. James).

Tuesday 24th July
8.30 p.m. – medieval parade procession in the center of town starting and ending in Piazza Cavour. Flag-throwing games.

Wedsneday 25th July
9 p.m. – religious procession caring the statue of San Giacomo from La Loggia to the Scoglio della Pietra.
More than 10.000 floating lanterns released on the sea water.
Spectacular fireworks at the end of the festival.