Vico Equense finds its roots in ancient history, especially culinary and religious traditions that are always ri-proposed in various periods of the year; as you can see from the list below every month there is a party!
Pacchianelle : Walking Nativity that consists of about 300 people in the eighteenth century Neapolitan classic dresses.
Patronal Feast of Saints Ciro and Giovanni. The statues of the two patrons of Vico Equense are carried in procession through the city center in a sign of devotion.
rocession of the Dead Christ. It’s the Via Crucis that for two years in a row is organized by the Arch of the Assumption and Monte dei Morti (Vico Equense), whose adherents dress in purple tunic and cloak.
Procession of the Virgin. The statue of the Madonna golden dressed is carried in procession through the village of Massaquano whose center is all sprinkled with rose petals.
ea procession of the statue of St. Anthony. From the Marina Aequa , the statue of the patron saint of fishermen is loaded onto a special boat to sail along the coast in greeting to the faithful who observe it from the mainland.
Festival of “riavulillo” ( smoked cheese stuffed with hot peppers and black olives ) - Arola .
Living Nativity - San Salvatore. The population, in traditional dress, depicts the birth of Jesus: the country is completely dark , the only light sources are torches and lanterns , the listed place with dedication the real work of the time, heedless of the cold. An event to be seen at least once in a life!