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Asti Horse Race – Palio di Asti

September 5th, 2021 historical parade and the bareback horse race

Piemonte - Asti Horse Race Palio di Asti
05 Sep 2021 Piemonte -Asti  Folklore/Traditions | Historical reenactments

On May 21st, the Palio di Asti has been confirmed on September 5th, 2021

Palio di Asti – Asti horse race – is a traditional festival of Medieval origins.
Originally it was held during the patron saint San Secondo festivities but now it takes place on the first Sunday of September. this year on September 5th, 2021.

The day starts with the blessing ceremony of horses and jockeys, followed by an exhibition by flag throwers.

In the afternoon, the historical procession with more than one thousand people in medieval costume is the introduction to the horse competition. The parade is led by the winner of the previous edition of the Palio.

Then the “Palio” bareback horse race is taking place in the streets of the town.

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Info: Teatro Alfieri – 0141/399057/399040

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