feast of corpus christi
Every year the feast of Corpus Christi is inaugurated with the traditional flower festival in Petralia Soprana. The wise and far-sighted hands of artists and craftsmen will weave very colourful carpets using flowers, sand, soil and rice, along with other natural materials. All roads will be painted with sacred images related to festivities in this extraordinary way and at night, dressed in period costumes, the faithful will celebrate Christ in processions led by ancient confraternities.
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