Rome Ferragosto · August 15 · Assumption Day in Rome

Rome Ferragosto Tiber island

Ferragosto in Rome, the holidays of Augustus, the holidays in August go back to ancient times. It’s one of the highest holidays in Italy, the 15th August. The church celebrates on the 15th August Assumption Day. In the weeks before and after Ferragosto, offices and factories are closed. Many Romans go to the seaside or in the mountains.

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Rome City Festival Peter and Paul · 29 June

Rome City Festival Peter and Paul 29 June

Every year on 29 June, Rome celebrates the Festival of the city’s Patron Saints Peter and Paul. The Festival of the town Patron Saints Peter and Paul is one of the highest feast of the Romans. The program for June 29, 2022 has not yet been announced by the city of Rome (as of 6/25). One could almost think that no events have been organized on the part of the municipality.

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Rome birthday 2022 MMDCCLXXV Dies Romana

Rome birthday Circus Maximus Natale di Roma

Rome birthday. On April 21, 753 BC Romulus is said to have founded the city. With this date the chronology of the city begins and thus in the year 2022 (in Roman numerals MMXXII) we have the year 2775 (MMDCCLXXV) since the foundation of Rome.

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