JSN 2021

The Sand Nativity of Jesolo in the new location in Piazza Trieste.


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How the art of the sand sculptors met the Nativity, renewing the centuries-old tradition of the manger scene and creating over the years an event of global appeal.

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Veduta di Jesolo e Natività 2011

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Previous editions

Matera 2019

The sand nativity scene, as well as in Jesolo, is also made in Matera, to celebrate the European Capital of Culture 2019.

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Rome 2018

An extraordinary edition that saw the creation of the Sand Nativity in St. Peter's Square in Rome, in the heart of Christianity.

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Sand Nativity 2017

The marvellous sculptures of the latest edition of the Sand Nativity, based on the theme “Go and do the same yourself”, in a captivating complete photo tour.

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From 2002 to 2016

The best works created in recent years, a journey through a plastic art that fascinates and inspires thousands of visitors from around the world each Christmas.

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Veduta Jesolo
The town of Jesolo

The Adriatic beach beloved throughout Europe, just a short distance from Venice.

Artista che lavora la sabbia
The Artists

The best international sand sculptors gathered for a global event.

Papa Francesco di Sabbia

The constant commitment to implement solidarity projects around the world.

Press Review

The main news from the press and TV on the Jesolo Sand Nativity event.