It tells that when Greeks arrived in Sicily, going up the river Akesine, were found in front of the village of castiglionesi: Castel Leone.
 
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Castiglione di Sicilia

The lion guarding the Alcantara Valley

Next or present Events

  • The Feast of Mary SS. of the chain
    03-05-2020
    Patronal parties

    Add to calendar 2020-05-03 2020-05-03 Europe/Rome The Feast of Mary SS. of the chain The festival takes place every year, but however the procession with the patron is held only every five years, when the solemn festivities are held and the procession moves along the alleys of the characteristic medieval village.
    Every first Sunday in May
    Castiglione di Sicilia

    The festival takes place every year, but however the procession with the patron is held only every five years, when the solemn festivities are held and the procession moves along the alleys of the characteristic medieval village.
    Every first Sunday in May

  • Food and Wine Festival
    From 08-08-2020
    To 10-08-2020
    Feasts

    Add to calendar 2020-08-08 2020-08-10 Europe/Rome Food and Wine Festival Castiglione di Sicilia

  • Seasoned Bread Festival
    24-08-2020
    Feasts

    Add to calendar 2020-08-24 2020-08-24 Europe/Rome Seasoned Bread Festival A journey into the world of flavors of Castiglione di Sicilia, tasting of typical products. Castiglione di Sicilia

    A journey into the world of flavors of Castiglione di Sicilia, tasting of typical products.

Past Events

  • The Romantic Night
    23-06-2018
    Festival

  • Goblets of Stars 2018
    10-08-2018
    Festival

Other Events

Other destinations nearby

Novara di Sicilia
Novara di Sicilia
The village of Novara di Sicilia is located on the border between the Mounts Nebrodi and Peloritani mountains.
Messina - 14.59 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia
Montalbano Elicona
Montalbano Elicona
The village of Montalbano Elicona is located in Sicily.
Messina - 18.11 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia
Floresta
Floresta
Floresta, in the Nebrodi Mounts Park is famous for its Provola cheese, among the excellences of its traditions. With its 1275 meters s.l.m. it is the highest municipality in Sicily.
Messina - 21.8 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia
Castroreale
Castroreale
The village that grew up around the fortress was renamed Castro and subsequently Castroreale, because it was the favorite residence of King Frederick III of Aragon.
Messina - 25.19 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia
Aci Trezza
Aci Trezza
The ancient fishing village of Aci Trezza is located in Sicily.
Catania - 35.8 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia
Cesarò
Cesarò
The territory of the village of Cesarò, in Sicily, extends on the ridge of the Mounts Nebrodi.
Messina - 36.05 KM from Castiglione di Sicilia

NOTE: distances are set as the crow flies.

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