Abruzzo – Events
In Abruzzo events and festivals are mainly related to the tradition and to religious celebrations.
– the feast of Saint Anthony in Collelongo, and
– the “celebration of snakes’ guardians” in San Domenico in Cocullo, where a procession follows the statue of the saint tangled by non-poisonous snaks collected in the surrounding mountains by the serpari (the serpents guardians).
– the “running Madonna” in Sulmona (April)
– and the Thanksgiving holiday in Introdacqua (November)
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