During your Summer in Umbria and in Foligno, do not miss the famous event "La Giostra della Quintana". From 1st to 17th September, there will be The Revenge, the second race of the Quintana Reenactment (the first one, The Challenge, is held every year in the month of June).
In Foligno there will be the new edition of this ancient competition, where you will enjoy one of the most excing chivalrous Italian race.
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On Sunday 17th September there will be the race of The Revenge; before this event, you will find taverns, games and entertainment all over the city. And also night shows dedicated to the children, theatral shows, gastronomic tasting...
A great mix of folklore, traditions and gastronomy, until the 17th September, when all the people will participate in the final chivalrous race.
Here the Program of the Giostra della Quintana - The 2017 Revenge
Thursday 31 August
At 9.30 pm Historic center - Night of Flags
From 1° to 2nd and from 5th to 16th September - Opening of Taverns
Friday 1st September
At 10.00 pm Piazza della Repubblica - Gruppo Sbandieratori and Musicians of the city of Foligno
Saturday 2nd September
At 3.00 pm Campo de li Giochi "Marcello Formica e Paolo Giusti" - OFFICIAL TRIALS
From Saturday 2nd to Monday 4th September - "Segni Barocchi Festival" Master Class about the music Baroque, with the professors of Marco Tampieri and Vladimiro Cupido
Sunday 3th September
From 5.30 pm to Midnight Piazza Spada, Via Palestro, Orti Orfini - SOPRASTANTI FAIR
At 9.15 pm Palazzo Candiotti - "Segni Barocchi Festival" Performance of the scholars of the Master Class
Monday 4th September
At 9.30 pm Piazza della Repubblica - LA STAFFETTA DEL POPOLANO
Tuesday 5th September
At 9.00 pm Auditorium Santa Caterina - Competition of Convivi, Rioni La Mora Ammaniti
Wednesday 6th September
At 5.30 pm Palazzo Candiotti - "Segni Barocchi Festival" Conference with professor Tini "Una Principessa a Foligno, di poesia del Tasso nel Barocco Folignate"
At 9.00 pm Auditorium Santa Caterina - Competition of Convivi, Rioni Cassero Pugilli
Thuesday 7th September
At 10.00 pm Rione Cassero, Piazza San Domenico - SAN ROCCO RACE
Friday 8th September
At 9.15 pm Oratorio del Crocefisso - "Segni Barocchi Festival", Concert of Baroque Sounds
At 10.00 pm Piazza della Repubblica - "Giochi di Bandiera", Rione Pugilli Historic Group of the city of Montefalco
Saturday 9th September
BAROQUE NIGHT show with "Segni Barocchi Festival"
Sunday 10th September
At 4.30 pm Piazza Matteotti - Pony...amo La Quintana a Cavallo, night dedicated to children
At 5.30 pm "Segni Barocchi Festival" Concert of St Domenico
At 9.00 pm Auditorium Santa Caterina - Competition of Convivi, Rioni Costrastanga Spaga
At 9.45 pm - Historic Parade (Via Chiavellati, Corso Cavour, Quadrivio, Via Mazzini, Piazza San Domenico)
At 10.15 pm Piazza San Domenico - QUINTANELLA SCAFALI RACE
Monday 11th September
At 6.00 pm Palazzo Candiotti - Debut Inbook "Tutti leggono... la Giostra della Quintana"
At 9.00 pm Auditorium Santa Caterina - Competition of Convivi, Rioni Badia Giotti
Tuesday 12th September
At 9.00 Auditorium Santa Caterina - Competition of Convivi, Rioni Bianca Morlupo
Wednesday 13th September
At 5.30 Palazzo Candiotti - "Segni Barocchi Festival" Conference with Stella "L'Orologio Pazzo"
At 11.00 pm Piazza della Repubblica - Drum tests
Thuesday 14th September
At 10.30 pm Piazza della Repubblica - "Compagnia Teatrale Accademia Creativa" InCanti
Friday 15th September
At 9.00 pm Chiesa di San Niccolò - Concert of Sacred Music "La Terza via per il Cielo" The Prayer in the lyric art
At 10.00 pm In the city center streets, ending at 11.00 pm in Piazza della Repubblica - Games and fire atmospheres
Saturday 16th September
At 9.45 pm Historic city center - PARADE OF THE RIONI
Ore 23.00 Piazza della Repubblica - LETTURA DEL BANDO E BENEDIZIONE DEI CAVALIERI
Sunday 17th September
At 3.00 pm Campo de li Giochi "Marcello Formica e Paolo Giusti" - GIOSTRA DELLA QUINTANA, THE REVENGE RACE
Enjoy the Quintana - The Revenge Race!