The Flower Festival of Noto: along Via Nicolaci local artists design and implement refined works of art using only fresh flowers; is an event of floral art that draws tourists from around the world.
The Feast of St. Corrado Confalonieri, the patron saint of Noto is the main event of the summer of Noto and is celebrated in the second half of August.
The program of the festival is packed with many events including concerts, theater and a jazz festival.
Carnival of Palazzolo is a historic event, with parades of floats, costumed groups and numerous festivals of local products. A good opportunity to spend a week of fun and taste the food specialties of the territory.
CARNEVALE DI PALAZZOLO – Il più antico carnevale di Sicilia
A review of the events that occurred in 1246 when the Buccheresi, with makeshift weapons, drove away the invaders Franks. Numerous events enliven the evenings, with tastings of typical products, flag wavers, street performers, parades in ancient costumes, concerts, all in medieval theme.
Every year during the months of May and June the Istituto Nazionale del Dramma Antico (National Institute of Ancient Drama) organizes the greek theater of Syracuse The season of classical performances that attracts a daily audience from all over the world.
Per info: Istituto nazionale per il dramma antico.
It is held every first Sunday of May. And ‘it preceded by a historical parade which commemorates the miracle of 1646 and ends with the characteristic launch of doves.