Sicilian Food & Traditions

February in Sicily: events, celebration and romantic moments

February in Sicily is the month to say goodbye to winter and to say welcome to spring. The colors of landscapes offer breath-taking views. The Mount Etna gives beautiful scenery with the white of the snow.

Weather in February in Sicily

Winter is not really cold in Sicily. The climate is mild, with an average range of 48-59° F ( 5-12° C). If you are planning to come in Sicily in February you should not forget some t-shirts and light coats because in the morning the temperature can reach until 72° F ( 22° C). As well as, is not unusual to go to the beach and enjoy a bright sun.

Feast and Celebrations

Not only a good weather is the reason to visit Sicily in this period of the year. But also in February Sicily is colored by many feast and celebrations around all the Island.
The most religious is in Catania, where is celebrated the Feast of St. Agata, from 3th to 5th of February. Three full days that gather more than 1,000,000 devotees who follow the Saint through the city wearing a white vest and pray honoring the martyred woman.
Also a good reason to come to Sicily on February is Carnival celebration. In most cities the streets are full of colorful carnival float parades and mask dancing. Acireale is the biggest city in which Carnival is celebrated. In addition to this a very particular event is also a parade of historical costumes in Taormina.

Carnival float parades Celebration in Acireale
Carnival float parades in Acireale

A particular way to celebrate love

Last but not least February is the month of love. Sicily offers many beautiful places where you can spend romantic moments. If you like nature and hiking you can discover amazing places with Etna People excursion.
Choose one of our tours to live the emotions of a walk on the volcano. We offer you the 10% discount promo code ETNALOVE for every couple that reserves one among Good Morning Etna, Etna Wine Alcantara and Wine Tasting Tour for the month of February.

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magic moment februrary in sicily
romantic moments in Sicily