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Vinalia urbana

April 23

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An event every year that begins at 00:00 on day 23 of April, repeating indefinitely

When:
April 23
Where:
Ancient Rome 📜
First occurrence:
Ancient times

 

The Vinalia festivals celebrated the wine harvest.
The first Vinalia, held on 23 April, was known as the Vinalia urbana.
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The Vinalia urbana was celebrated by drinking last year’s wine, while asking the blessings of Venus and Jupiter for good weather until the next harvest.
The Vinalia rustica followed on 19 August, before the grape harvest of that year.

 

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Date:
April 23
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