Natale a Como & Città dei Balocchi: let the holidays begin!
With the December arrival also begins the most magical time of the year for the city of Como and the entire Larian territory. This year, however, there are big news the initiatives are two: Natale a Como & Città dei Balocchi. What is it all about, and what are the tips for experiencing the Christmas atmosphere on Lake Como at its best? Let’s find out together.
Natale a Como: the new city’s event
From Nov. 26 to Jan. 8, the city of Como comes alive thanks to the Natale a Como initiative promoted by the city’s municipality.
With the wonderful backdrop of Lake Como, this initiative animates the city center with activities for the whole family in an edition under the banner of solidarity and sustainability. Christmas in Como 2022, in fact, winds its way through the streets of the center among markets, food outlets and attractions for young and old. Visitors can move among the 50 little houses in Piazza Cavour for purchases of handicrafts and typical local products, the 16 little houses dedicated to street food in Viale Corridoni and the 3 little houses in Piazza Grimoldi that, in turn, host local associations, all open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Like every year, it is also possible to admire the Christmas Tree in Piazza Duomo while the illuminations in the central streets make the walks through the City’s streets more atmospheric.
On the official website you can find the complete program with all the activities planned in Como for the Christmas season.
The Città dei Balocchi moves to Cernobbio
Big news also for the new edition of the Città dei Balocchi, for the first time the event changes location and moves to the city of Cernobbio, maintaining its philosophy as a Christmas event capable of providing moments of excitement, dreams, fun, entertainment, culture, food and wine, education, art and solidarity.
The event this year will be held from December 7, 2022 to January 8, 2023, and will bring to the Borgo, Riva, Villa Erba Park, Villa Bernasconi and the hamlets of Piazza S. Stefano and Rovenna the magic of Christmas for young and old alike.
Part of the activities will take place in the wonderful park of Villa Erba, which, festively decorated to celebrate Christmas and populated with Christmas installations and fairy-tale characters, will open daily to the public free of charge.
There will be no shortage of classic attractions: the skating rink, the Toy Market, the Associations’ little houses and the Magic Light Festival.
You can find the full program with all the activities planned for Città dei Balocchi on the official website.
Hotel Posta Moltrasio is the best choice to experience the magic of Christmas in Como
Just one boat stop from Cernobbio and two from Como, Hotel Posta Moltrasio is the best choice for experiencing the magic of Christmas with tranquility. If you choose to stay with us, you will always find the best offer on our website, or we are waiting for you for lunch or dinner at our Restaurant la Veranda to let you discover the flavors of our territory.
We are waiting for you in Moltrasio!