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The village of Santa Claus 4 December 2010 – 9 January 2011RIVOLI (TO) Piazza Martiri della Libertà and Piazza Principe Eugenio | Traveling Easy
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The village of Santa Claus 4 December 2010 – 9 January 2011RIVOLI (TO) Piazza Martiri della Libertà and Piazza Principe Eugenio | Traveling Easy

This year even bigger!!! 

The Christmas holidays are approaching and, with them, back to Rivoli The Santa Claus Village. The now famous event in the Town of Rivoli is a major tourist attraction for the urban, for Christmas, able to offer a viable alternative to local proposals.

The strength of the event l’animazione offered to children: many artistic activities, educational workshops and recreational activities to children for more than a month, without closing days. Next to’Ufficio become where to write and mail letters, The Room stories enlivened by animated stories and passionate readings, and the angle of the Gifts and the Solidarity Games used to exchange or donate them to needy children.A tourism product copy, which attract many visitors, both local and foreign, who stay, eat and spend on our territory.

E 'to meet the expectations of many visitors and tourists who come especially from far away that the Village, Eight years after his birth, is expanded and strengthened, going to occupy, well Piazza Martiri della Libertà, also Piazza Principe Eugenio and going to create new parking areas for citizens and tourists.

The points of innovation 

Objective edition 2010 Therefore enlarge further the Village. The first extension concerns the Santa Claus House That, this year, becomes Wheelchair accessible. Is set up on the ground floor, in fact, in addition to Chamber of Gnomes laboratories with a surprise, The Santa's Room. 

Following enlargement Christmas Market With new houses and stalls Wood, including adults can enjoy a pleasant stroll, what it wanted in the purchase of gifts, or engage in local food & wine tasting.

Particular attention is paid to ice rink that is not just a place of fun and entertainment for young people, but also as an opportunity to get closer to winter sports. The frozen lake recorded, last year, 10.000 access and, Based on these encouraging data, is moved Piazza Principe Eugenio. This will increase the transit from a wider area and promotes the commercial city.

Organized by TurismOvest, with the assistance of the City of Rivoli, Regione Piemonte and the patronage of the Province of Turin, the Santa Claus Village is to Free admission and is a unique opportunity to spend the holidays with fun and immersed in the magical Christmas atmosphere.

 Some data of previous 

Visitors Origins: Piedmont, Lombardia, Liguria, Valle d'Aosta, Veneto, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany, Lazio, Campaign, External (French, Switzerland, United States)

55.000 visitors about the Santa Claus Village

10.000 inputs to the skating rink

5.000 presence on the tourist train Rivolzonzo

1.000 between games and learning materials collected for charity

700 gadget sold (The new mascot reindeer Comet) 

1.200 children schools the province of Turin have joined the project for schools

40 people working per day, between traders, surveillance, operators, Animators, reception staff and management. 

Mode and times of access to the Village

by 4 December 9 January 

Opening day 4 December: Hours 15 – 19

Monday to Friday, 25 December 1 January: Hours 15 – 19

Saturday and Sunday, 8, 24, 26 December 6 January: Hours 10 – 13 and 15 – 19

Mode and time of access to the ice rink

by 4 December 9 January        

Opening day 4 December: Hours 15 – 19

Monday to Friday, 25 December, 1 January: Hours 15 -19

Saturday and Sunday, 8 dicembre, by 20 al 24 and 26 althe1 diDecember2 to 9 January: Hours 10 – 19

In addition, Friday and Saturday with hours: 19 – 22 (except 24, 25, December 31 and 1 January) 

- Admission € 4 indefinitely

- skate rental € 3

- card is not personal 10 Admission € 35 (with skate rental € 60)

 Contact

For information:

TURISMOVEST

Via F.lli Piol 8, Rivoli (TO)

Tel. 011.9561043

e-mail: contact@turismovest.it

www.turismovest.it – www.ilvillaggiodibabbonatale.it 

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Event Schedule 

The commitment of the City tour also passes through events of great importance as the Santa Claus Village, that will get many visitors to Rivoli from the provinces and from neighboring regions. We hope that the event has a positive impact on pupils, with their classes, participate in several workshops planned within the "village"; on the families who will live in Rivoli for a magical moment with their children and all the businesses of the City.

TURISMOVEST CITTA 'DI RIVOLI

The President, Mayor Michael Fiorella, Franco Dessi

Director, Simona Pravato Assessor, Franco Rolfo

OPENING DAY

4 December 2010, pm 14.30

- 14.30 Exhibition Hockey, by Draghi Torino HC

- 15.30 I greet the Authorities and opening Santa Claus House

- Following Concert Piccolo Coro Institute of Living and Fiorito Rivoli

- Animation itinerant with Comet the Reindeer mascot of the Village and the acrobats of the Cooperative UAO. 

HOURS

Piazza Martiri della Libertà

The village of Santa Claus

FREE ACTIVITIES AND WORKSHOPS

Monday to Friday, 4, 25 December 1 January: Hours 15-19

Saturday and Sunday, 8, 24, 26 December 6 January: Hours 10-13 and 15-19

Free admission 

Piazza Principe Eugenio

ICE SKATING RINK

THE ICY POND

Monday to Friday, 4, 25 December 1 January: Hours 15-19

Saturday and Sunday, 8, 24, December 26, by 20 the 31 December and January 2 to 9: Hours 10-19

- In addition, Friday and Saturday: with time 19-22 (except 24, 25, December 31 and 1 January) 

Track Tickets:                                          

- Input€ 4 (indefinitely)

- skate rental € 3

- card not personal 10 Admission € 35 (with skate rental € 60) 

Free lessons for all ages:

Mondays and Wednesdays from 17,30 all 19 (excluding holidays) 

On reservation, the Village and / or track offer specific programs for schools 

COMETA The Reindeer is the mascot of the Village!

Portala home with you: his toy is on sale at the Info Point, Post Office and the Santa Claus House. 

THE POST OFFICE

every day you can find ...

  • Il Postino Santa Claus will help you write and send your letter
  • the angle of the Gifts: you can trade your games for free use, complete and working, with other surprise
  • The angle of Solidarity: You can help children in need through the collection of toys and educational materials that will be allocated to social cooperatives in the Province of Turin supporting the poorest families (project by AER. Ass. Eco-volunteers Rivoli) 

THE CHAMBER OF stories

The library of Santa Claus: you'll find many books to children's theme (by the Public Library of Rivoli)

l’Puppet Hospital, welcome all children and their stuffed animals sick for a visit by the professionals Pupazzologi SISM. (Secretariat Italian Medical Students)

  • 6, 7, 12, 13, 15, 17, 22, 23 December and 8 January

Fairy tales under the tree, short stories, interactive guide, nursery rhymes for children

by Lydia and Rufus Portella Theatre

  • 8, 11, 24, 25 e 26 December, 2 and 9 January

animated stories, fairy-tale characters will involve the children in games of fantasy

by Academy Players

  • 9, 14, 16, 20 and 21 Dicembre

interactive guide by the theater company I Saltapasti

Christmas Party, Creative Labs, videobox and snacks for all

by the City Council of the Boys

Funny stories, short plays that involve all children

by the historical group Nobility of Savoy

  • by 27 December 1 January, 3, 4, 5 and 7 gennaio

Books and stories, animated reading

by the Public Library and Copat

THE HOUSE OF SANTA Christmas

  • The Room of the Gnomes: find out where they live Santa's Little Helpers
  • The House of Santa Claus: meet Santa Claus will listen to your wishes and will tell their stories
  • The Photographer of Santa Claus: you can take a souvenir photo with Santa Claus
  • Santa's Workshop: many activities and events (see below) 

SANTA'S WORKSHOP

The Workshop Flyers fireside, laboratories, including a surprise: music, Color and painting, puppets and balloons ...

  • Every Saturday and Sunday (except 18 and 25 December)

Punch and Judy show Saltapasti by the UAO and the Cooperative.

Flash children can build and carry a hand-pulled serigraph in the manner of Andy Warhol, to do just the Christmas spirit in the present discounted, by the Education Department Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea

Decorate the Christmas educational workshop by Adele Brusatte – Atelier Art of Decoupage

  • 23, 30 December 6 January

Painting workshop by Atelier ImpArAlArte Amelia Argent Dawn 

EVENTS IN THE VILLAGE SQUARE

  • Every Saturday and Sunday, Animation itinerant by the Cooperative UAO.
  • 12 December, hours 16, exhibition of CHORUS Sweet Soul Singers
  • 19 December at 16 exhibition of Choir Boys Institute of Living and Fiorito Rivoli
  • 6 January, hours 16, FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY and handover of the AER. games collected for the children entrusted to social cooperatives in the Province of Turin 

VILLAGE OF THE WORKSHOPS

Come and walk among the houses and stalls of wood Christmas Market, somewhere new and fun way to think about gifts and make your purchases! 

THE COTTAGES:

Targa Mariolina: cold cuts, cheeses and wines from the Veneto

Almond, Sergio: hand-made wooden objects, Games and puzzles

Valentina Labs: miniciambelle, cakes, biscuits, drinks and mulled wine

Stalè: beeswax candles, honey, sweets with honey and apicosmesi

Last Inca: clothing and objects of Peruvian handicrafts

Pink Flowers: items, fantasy, Incense and scented oils

Serrone Teresa:pancakes, cotton candy, drinks and hot chocolate

Giokadò:toys, balloons, magnets, fragrances, furniture and accessories

The Godfather:             Sicilian sweets, nougat, crisp, sweet treats

John Giovannenza: Piedmont products, Wine and biological conservation

Pastries & Surroundings: patisserie, chocolate and panettone 

Stalls:

decorations, Jewelry, Candles, scent and Christmas baskets, Crafts, wooden objects and much more ...

STORES OPEN IN THE CENTER OF RIVOLI 

THE SANTA TRAIN CHRISTMAS RIVOLZONZO "

Every Saturday and Sunday, Until 9 January, Hours 16-19

Punto Info departures from Piazza Martiri della Libertà

Admission € 2 a person (free for children up to 6 years)  

TOUR WITH THE TRAIN

Turn it, with several stops, will affect the main points of interest and uptown.

You can get eg Piazza Matteotti and a short walk to reach the Castle through the most picturesque corners of the city (request to start the coupon to get discounted access to the Castle).

Going hand in square Bollani you will enjoy the animation and go shopping in the downtown streets,one of the most characteristic of the Province of Turin. 

PIAZZA BOLLANI E VIA SANTA CROCE

The way of artisans and artists, by the Ass. Borgo Santa Croce

Wednesday 8 December, hours 15

Folk dancing for all, by the Ass. Blue Rhythm

Sunday 12 December, hours 9-20

9-20 hours, Christmas Market

hours 11, Christmas Concert by the choir of treble voices of the children of The Living Fiorito

hours 15, Entertainment Santa and his elves

Sunday 19 December, pm 10

Day in Christmas music with vocals and instruments 

GUIDED TOURS OF THE BOARD "SEGWAY"

Sunday afternoon 5, 12, 19 December 9 January (by appointment only 011 9561043)

Point of Departure from Piazza Martiri della Libertà Info.

A tour of about half an hour on board of "two wheels" young and innovative; the opportunity to admire the beauty of the area, described by a tourist guide which also has Segway. Ticket 25 € per person. Reserved for greater 16 years. Recommended to wear comfortable clothes and sports shoes, avoid bags and handbags. 

THEME ENTERTAINMENT

  • Centro Don Puglisi, Through Camandona, 9/a

Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 December, hours 10-19,

"The hobby under the Christmas tree", by the neighborhood committee Piazza della Repubblica

  • Via Bruère greenhouse at The Platano

Friday 24 December, hours 21-23

"Living Nativity" by the Ass. The Bruerese. Parade of the time between trades and inns. at 23 about, al Green Park, celebration of Mass and arrival of Santa Claus with gifts.

  • Teatro San Paolo, via Berton 1

Sunday 26 December, hours 21

"A Christmas Carol" theater, by the theater company I Saltapasti, comes from a story by Charles Dickens.

Wednesday 5 January, hours 17 about

"Bonfire of the Epiphany" and traveling entertainment, by the Ass. Piazza San Rocco

Wednesday 5 January, hours 21-23

"Living Nativity" by the Pro Loco di Rivoli and the Ass. The Bruerese. Route with few stops and tastings. Allowing the public to participate in period costume. 

GUIDED TOURS "RIVOLI SECRET"

On Sunday afternoon (by appointment only 011 9561043)

Departure from Piazza Martiri della Libertà

Ticket 3 € per person, free for children under 6 years 

AND MEANWHILE IN THE CITY '...

Saturday 4 December, hours 21, Casa del Conte Verde
“Il Mandolino Italiano”, by the Institute of Music City Rivoli

Saturday 4 December, hours 21.15, Teatro San Paolo, via Berton 1

“L’ultimo scugnizzo”, by Piccolo Teatro Unstable 

Saturday 4 December, hours 21.30, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Greenage Festival, bands, by MM. and Crel 

Thursday 9 December, hours 18,30 and 21,25, Cinema Don Bosco, Via Stupinigi 1
"I do them and Lara" (subscription), by Ass. 35 mm

Thursday 9 December, hours 22, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Jazzjams, by MM. and Crel

Friday 10 December, hours 17,30, Convention Center, Via Dora Riparia 2

"Awarding excellence in education", by the City of Rivoli 

Friday 10 December, hours 21.30, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Argentine Tango Milonga, by MM. and Crel

Saturday 11 December, hours 17.30, Music School Auditorium

"Master and the bow Magic Stradivarius", by the Institute of Music City Rivoli

Saturday 11 December, hours 20.30, Teatro Don Bosco, Via Stupinigi 1

"One more voice", by the theater company The Show must go on

Saturday 11 December, hours 22, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Radio London presents Chris Rover (UK), by MM. and Crel

Sunday 12 December, hours 16, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Great Folk Dance with live music, by MM. and Crel 

Tuesday 14 December, hours 18,30 and 21,25, Cinema Don Bosco, Via Stupinigi 1
“Il Concerto” (subscription), by Ass. 35 mm

Thursday 16 December, hours 22, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Jazzjams, by MM. and Crel

Friday 17 December, hours 21, Convention Center, Via Dora Riparia 2

"Christmas greetings of the City" and Coro Alpino di Rivoli 

Friday 17 December, hours 21.30, House Music, Via Rosta 23

Milonga, Argentine Tango by MM. and Crel 

Saturday 18 December, hours 21, Music School Auditorium

“Balkan piano”, by the Institute of Music City Rivoli

Saturday 18 December, hours 21.15, Teatro San Paolo, via Berton 1

“Ubu Re”, by Piccolo Teatro Unstable 

Sunday 19 December, hours 21, Rivoli Theatre, Via XX Settembre, 14

“Lo scarfalietto – lo scaldaletto”, by Acti Independent Theatres

Tuesday 21 December, hours 18,30 and 21,25, Cinema Don Bosco, Via Stupinigi 1
“Genitori & sons - Shake well before use " (subscription), by Ass. 35 mm

Wednesday 22 December, hours 21, Rivoli Theatre, Via XX Settembre, 14

"Concert party", by Orchestra Sinfonica di Rivoli 

Tuesday 4 January, hours 18,30 and 21,25, Cinema Don Bosco, Via Stupinigi 1
“Bright Star” (subscription), by Ass. 35 mm

EXHIBITIONS RIVOLI

Casa del Conte Verde
Via F.lli Piol, 8
of 10 December 2010 the 10 January 2011

In March. to see. 15-19; Sat. and gift. 10-13 and 15-19

“Rivoli in a hundred shots "photo exhibition with pictures of the City of Rivoli, by Renzo Mile and a group of photographers Federation of Photographic Art (AFIAP)

Castello di Rivoli – MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Piazza Mafalda di Savoia
in March. -Thur. 10-17; as friend. a house. 10-21

Until 9 January 2011 “Exhibition, exhibition "curated by Adam Carr

"Everything is connected" – works from the collection of the Castello di Rivoli 1998-2009, edited by Beatrice Merz 

During the event, the program will undergo some changes.

For information

TURISMOVEST

Consortium for the promotion and development of tourism in the town of Rivoli

Via F.lli Piol 8, Rivoli (TO) - Tel. 011/956.10.43

www.turismovest.it - Email: contact@turismovest.it

www.ilvillaggiodibabbonatale.it