Italian National Day 2017

Happy Italian National day!

TriumphAsia wishes to all Italians around the globe an amazing day!

What do you need to know about this day?

Republic Day, also known as Festa della Repubblica in Italian (Festival of the Republic), is a national holiday in Italy on June 2 each year. It celebrates the day when Italians voted to abolish the monarchy in 1946 so their country could become a republic.

What Do People Do?

Republic Day is a day off work for many people in Italy. Events include:

  • Official ceremonies.
  • Military parades.
  • Laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, inside the Altare della Patria in Rome.

Outside Italy, many Italian diplomats in embassies celebrate this day worldwide.

(Source: https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/italy/republic-day)