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June around il Fontanaro

June around il Fontanaro
June around il Fontanaro

During the month of June there are many different festivals to visit. Most of them revolve around the medieval history of the town it is located at. There are festivals ranging from food trucks in Assisi to jousting in Arezzo. All of the festivals for all ages and great for everyone.  The capture the true understanding of the town and what goes on inside it.

Best of  all to do in June around il Fontanaro:  the Saracino Joust and thre Medieval week of Cortona.

Here is a list of events!

AREZZO

Celtic Festival – June 23 to 25 – Villa Severi – Arezzo

THE SARACINO JOUST – June 17 2017 at Piazza Grande from 10.00 AM – http://www.giostradelsaracinoarezzo.it/5-16/ITA/edizione-di-giugno

 

ASSISI

June 1 to 4 – Assisi food truck Festival  – Santa Maria degli Angeli –

JUNE AROUND IL FONTANARO  https://www.facebook.com/assisifoodtruckfestival/

 

BEVAGNA

THE YEARLY MEDIEVAL GAICHE MARKET at piazza F. Silvestri, Bevagna June 15 to June 25

June 10  2017 the great Medieval dinner  –  not to miss.

June around il Fontanaro

June around il Fontanaro

http://www.ilmercatodellegaite.it/

 

CETONA

JUNE 1 TO 3  PASTRIGNOCCHI AND CUCULO FOOD FESTIVAL – IPastignocchi is a kind of home made pasta done only in Cetona as well per the cuculo that is an egg buiscuit that was the farmer snack at the sing of the cuculo bird. – Where: Piazza Garibaldi  http://www.cetona.org/i-pastrignocchi/41-prodotti-tipici    more info +39 0578 239143 

 

BICO  FOOD FESTIVAL XIV EDITION –  June 24 to July 3

And of June  – Cetona  Bico Festival “: the small hamlet of Squares in Cetona, is held the festival of bico that a poor bread, ancient origins, born from a mixture of water and flour which was then cooked under the ashes.

More info  +39 0578 239143

 

CHIUSI CHIANCIANO

STREET MARKET – JUNE 2 – Train station area

 TRIA TURRIS 

Tria Turris is a time in Chiusi depicting the medieval times of around 1400. Experience amazing food and great role play on your visit into Chiusi.

June around il Fontanaro

June around il Fontanaro

CHIANCIANO TERME

From June 1 to 4 – Chianciano Terme: ” Lis flag-waving “: competitions and shows of flag bearers and musicians at the Palamontepaschi

 

CITTA’ DELLA PIEVE

JUNE 15 to 25 – The Terziere Casalino District , each year organize original flower decorations along the city, known in italian, as the “Infiorata. Every year during the Infiorata there is also music and entertainment.

www.terzierecasalino.it

 

CORTONA

cortona june 2017

During the first two weeks of Cortona there are many exciting activities to see. From June 1 to the 4th there is a market of medieval foods to taste and buy. On the ninth there is a game of flag flyers. On the 11th there is a joust that can not be missed and a medieval dinner that follows. Town of Cortona is not to far from your stay at Paciano. http://www.giostraarchidado.com/en/the-programm.aspx

FIRENZE

CALCIO FIORENTINO – The spectacular soccer game of Firenze. June 10 and 11.

http://www.calciostoricofiorentino.it/

 

ISLAND MAGGIORE (LAKE TRASIMENO)

Moon in June – 24 and 25

https://www.facebook.com/Fondazione-Sergioperlamusica-1447665115515149/

 

MONTEGABBIONE – CASTEL DE FIORI

June 2 and 3 – Archeflora FLOWER SHOW FROM 9.00 AM UP TO SUNSET

 

MONTELONE D’ORVIETO

12 to  18  of June 2017 – la sagra degli gnocchi, POTATO DUMPLING food festival – At Santa Maria – area of Monteleone d’Orvieto – http://www.sagradeglignocchi.eu/

 

MONTEPULCIANO 

Rent a bike instead of walking the hill village under the sun –

http://www.urbanbikery.it/

ORVIETO

WINE SHOW – June 3 and 4 – Wine Show is a grand food and wine event – now in its second edition – which showcases products and wineries from all over Italy with over 700 labels on display and for tasting.

Entrance into the event without tasting is free. For those who wish to come and taste, you can buy tickets at the event or online by visiting: www.wineshoworvieto.com/shop/biglietto/

 

june around il fontanaro

june around il fontanaro

http://www.wineshoworvieto.com/shop/biglietto/

 

 

PACIANO

June 2 Motorbike meeting in honor of Andrea Antonelli and social lunch  at 12.00 am

June 18 “Infiorata del Corpus Domini” a very special Sunday in Paciano, all friends are invited to collect petals and to help the village to paint with petals!  We’ll start at 8.00 AM! Come with your cameras!

 

June 23 THE WATER OF SAN GIOVANNI – 9.00 PM AT PALAZZO BALDESCHI – ALL WOMAN MUST COME FOR GOOD LUCK AND TO MEET LOCAL WOMAN!

 

 

SAN QUIRICO D’ORCIA

June 14 to 18 – http://www.festadelbarbarossa.it/

Do not miss – June 18 the parade at 5.30 at Horti Leonini

 

SIENA

JULY  2 THE PALIO http://www.ilpalio.org/chi_corre.htm

 

SPELLO

First Sunday after Corpus Domini- is time in Orvieto where people cut up rose petals to create ornate designs on the street of religious images.

 

SPOLETO FESTIVAL

FROM JUNE 30

http://www.festivaldispoleto.com/

 

TORRITA DI SIENA

June 10 – Vintage car meeting

THE BLUES FESTIVAL – June 29 To July 1

http://www.torritablues.it/ 

 

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