City: 
Lecce
Date of the event: 
Wednesday, 16 January, 2019 - 19:30 to Thursday, 17 January, 2019 - 00:30
What is the main cause of the activity?: 
Description of the event: 
La Focara is an ancient tradition of Salento. Every year in January, people prepare a huge bonfire in the center of the village of Novoli, as a sign of good luck for the beginning of the year. For the lighting of the bonfire (called focara) traditional songs and music are prepared
Type of participants: 
ESNers
International Students
Total Number of ESNers participating in the activity: 
4
Total Number of International Students participating in the activity: 
21
Total Number of local participants participating in the activity: 
100
Have people with disabilities attended the event?: 
No
Did you cooperate with other organisations for this event?: 
No