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Historic Palio of Albenga – Albenga

July 2022. 4 districts of the city challenge each other in archery and tug of war.

Historic Palio of Albenga - Liguria - Italy
July Liguria -Albenga   Folklore/Traditions | Historical reenactments

The 10th edition of the Historic Palio of Albenga was programmed in the homonymous city of Roman origin in July
First held in 1227, the Palio is a real leap into the past bringing the city back to a medieval atmosphere.

In these 4 days of games, the 4 teams that represent the districts of the city (San Giovanni, San Siro, Santa Eulalia and Santa Maria) compete in a series of games such as archery and tug of war. The district that wins the most challenges is declared the winner.

Not only games, the event offers shows inspired by the Middle Age, games with historical settings, music, dances and fights.