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Giostra della Rocca – Monselice

9-18 September 2022. Magnificent Medieval reenactment in Veneto.

Giostra della Rocca
09 Sep 2022 - 18 Sep 2022 Veneto -Monselice (Padova-Padua)  Folklore-Traditions | Historical reenactments

The 37th edition of Giostra della Rocca takes place in Monselice from September 9th to 18th 2022.
It is a historical reenactment that includes many Medieval-themed events, such as a live chess game, tambourine challenges, medieval markets.

The event sees the participation of the 9 districts of Monselice, with chess competitions between the 9 districts and a challenge with Quintana.

The events scheduled:
– chess tournament between the 9 districts
– medieval dinners
– competition of archers
– medieval market with the districts that each set up their own medieval shop and sell typical products
– presentation of crafts from the Middle Ages: blacksmiths, bakers, weavers…
– performances by drummers
– and the challenge of the Quintana with Rings with the 18 horses of the Contrade

On the last Sunday, takes place the historical parade with 2,000 figures in medieval costumes and the evening fireworks

The program is being finalized

Free entry.

See also the facebook page for updates

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(photos: event’s Facebook page)