Grandparent's Day is new holiday in Italy, established in 2005 it pursues a goal to celebrate importance of grandparent's role played in family and society in general. We have no doubt in importance of grandparents and honoring them by established holiday is just a small part of the whole what we could do for them to show appreciation of the whole country. Grandparent's Day in Italy celebrated on October 2, the same day Catholic Church celebrates Guardian Angels' Day. Isn't it lovely?
Holiday isn't well promoted yet as well as Mother's Day in Italy, though the government taking steps to popularize it in the society. National flower symbol of the Grandparent's Day in Italy is forget-me-not flower. Flower name speaks loud for the meaning of the symbol and importance of the Grandparent's Day.
Never forget about your grand mothers and grand fathers. Spend time with them, give all your attention to them, take care of them and help in solving everyday issues if they are very old. Send flowers on a Grandparent's Day to show your love. Mixed arrangements with gerberas, lilies, chrysanthemums and daisies would suit best for occasion to celebrate Grandparent's Day in Italy.
Apart from flowers and plants gifts, you can send a sweet cake to celebrate Grandparent's Day in Italy. If you think of what to give your grandparents on a day like this then a gourmet basket with fruits and chocolates, basket with cheese and wine, assorted gourmet basket would be a good choice for treating your grandmother or grandfather.