Folclore in Maremma nella settimana dell’Assunta

DenominazioneWhere and whenWhat is itContact
I Butteri al MarruchetoneFattoria Marruchetone

June / September

The show of the Butteri di MaremmaRoselle

Via dello Sbirro

Salto della ContessaGavorrano

2nd Sunday of August

In Gavorrano the theatrical re-enactment of the tragic story of Pia dei Tolomei narrated by Dante Alighieri in the Divine Comedy is celebrated.

The contrade of the Tolomei and the Pannocchieschi compete in period costumes in traditional medieval tournaments on horseback and with archery.

Comune di Gavorrano

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Pro Loco Gavorrano

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Palio MarinaroPorto Santo stefano

August 15 – 7.00 pm

The four districts of Porto Santo Stefano: Croce, Fortezza, Pilarella and Valle since 1937 compete at sea in a rowing boat race.www.palioargentario.it
Palio MarinaroCastiglione della Pescaia

August 16, 2015

The five districts of Castiglione della Pescaia: Castello (yellow-green), Marina (white-red), Piazza (white-green) Ponte Giorgini (white-blue) and Portaccia (yellow-red) compete at sea in a rowing boat race.Municipality of Castiglione della Pescaia

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Rodeo della RosaAlberese

August 15

Equestrian race between Maremma Butteri.

Each Buttero has a rose pinned to his shoulder that the other knights will try to snatch from him … eliminating him

Parco della Maremma

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Festa di San LorenzoGrosseto

9 August

San Lorenzo is the patron saint of Grosseto.

Spectacular is the procession with a lot of Butteri on horseback that, in the evening, crosses the city

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Festa di San RoccoMarina di Grosseto

August 16

San Rocco is the patron saint of Marina di Grosseto.

Great is the fireworks show on the sea.

Pro Loco

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Festa Madonna AssuntaCastiglione della Pescaia

August 15

Note the 8.00 pm procession through the streets of Castiglione della Pescaia and the exit of the fishing boats into the sea.Municipality of Castiglione della Pescaia

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