The largest Ice Crib in Italy and much more...in one of the oldest castles in Europe
First edition of "CastelBrando Christmas Ice", in one of the oldest castles in Europe set in the heart of the Prosecco Superiore Conegliano Valdobbiadene hills, UNESCO heritage.
The event will take place between the Tenda Theater and the adjacent Church of San Martino with exhibitions of paintings and sculptures, local handicraft cribs, workshops and attractions for children.
To make the atmosphere magical, the largest living Christmas tree in Italy, an Atlas cedar of over 200 years and a height of over 33 meters. To illuminate it is necessary the intervention of professional climbers who heroically decorate it reaching the top.
To enrich the offer the largest Ice Crib in Italy with 50 square meters of controlled-temperature display case (-10 ° degrees) with at least 15 life-size statues, made by the Italian Academy of Artistic Ice. For the construction of the crib is expected to use 200 quintals of ice. During "CastelBrando Christmas Ice" there will be the opportunity to get to know the entire historic home thanks to guided tours, even in the evening, in the magical Christmas atmosphere of the Castle.
Cison di Valmarino will be animated by “Stelle a Natale” on 7/8 and 14/15 December weekends, an event that offers the opportunity to visit the village, while in the nearby hamlet of Mura there will be an exhibition of magnificent nativity scenes starting from 16 December.
The inauguration of Italy's largest ice crib will be held on December 1st at 11 am with the presence, among others, of Veneto Region Vice President Gianluca Forcolin. During the inauguration the atmosphere will be enlivened by the pianist "Fuori Posto" Paolo Zanarella
Opening Hours of the Ice Crib
01 December 11.00 - 20.00
7-8-14-15 December 10.00 - 20.00
From 21 December 2019 to 6 January 2020
Holidays and Pre-Holidays 10.00 to 20.00
Free entry for Children up to 10 years