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San Sebastiano August 18- January 20

On August 18 and January 20 of each year we celebrate the feast of the patron saint of Mistretta . The “fercolo” , magnificent work of the brothers Li Volsi  (1610 ) , is carried in procession through the streets of the city of fifty -bearing , in one of the most important days of the community . The statue of the saint by sculptor amastratino Noè Marullo was carved between the nineteenth and twentieth centuries , through the most important streets of the city to the rhythm of the band , in a magical mix of faith and folklore .