Start Learning Italian in the next 30 Seconds with a Free Lifetime Account
Hey listeners! Do you want to learn more about Ferragosto in Italy? Check out this Italian lesson:
Video Culture Class: Italian Holidays - Assumption
Ferragosto. For me it means hot summer in Italy, the Italians are on vacation.
Ferragosto is a religious holiday, it's also known as "Assunzione di Maria" or "Assumption Day," which celebrates the Virgin Mary.
Ferragosto is obviously party time, but why? What is the celebration for?