Christmas in Argentina
Facts about Argentinian Chrisatmas
- The Nativity scene an important Christmas decoration in Argentina, and is put near the Christmas tree.
- Many Catholics will go to a Mass in the late afternoon on Christmas Eve.
- After Christmas children will sometimes leave their shoes out for the Three Wise Kings.
- Wreaths in green, gold, red and white along Christmas trees decorate the living rooms.
Difference between Argentina Christmas to US Christmas
In Argentina people will celebrate Christmas by going to a midnight mass on Christmas eve, while only some places in the US will have a service on Christmas eve. The children will leave their shoes out for the Three Kings, but we don't not have that as a tradition in the US