The Valley of Greek Temples — Valle dei Templi — in Sicily, hosts an annual festival celebrating the arrival of Spring.
The festival, “Mandorlo in Fiore” — Almond Tree Blossom — is held in early February, a time when the almond tree flowers herald the return of the Spring in Sicily.
It takes place n one of the major archaeological sites in Italy, The Valle dei Templi in Agrigento.
With also the International Festival of Folklore and the International Festival of Children in the World included in the programme, the festival offers ten days of theatre, dance and music performances.
“Mandorlo in Fiore” offers the unique chance to experience a foretaste of spring in Sicily with its colors and flavors, while enjoying culture, folklore and food.
Where: Agrigento – Valle dei Templi (Sicily)
When: Feb 3 through 12 (annually)
More info at www.sagradelmandorlo.net.