On the Epiphany day, the traditional "Befana" is back under the Asinelli tower. “Befana sotto la torre” (The 'Befana' under the tower) is the event organized by Cna di Bologna in aid of Associazione Gli Amici di Luca.
On Wednesday, January 6 in the morning the Befana will arrive in Piazza di Porta Ravegnana in a donkey-drawn carriage, to meet children and their families: surprieses, animations and a special present for the kids offered by Cna artisans. In the morning the performance “Befana…da favola” by Fantateatro, and in the afternoon at 5pm the Befana goes to Teatro Duse to watch the show La spada nella roccia (5, 6 and 7 January) presented by the Company Fantateatro. At the end of the show the Befana will give the traditional socks.