Written by Michela | 16 September, 2011
Historical re-enactment of the arrival of Emperor Frederick I , known as Barbarossa, Medicine, and his edict, granting important privileges. shows, parade, march of the people, Palio della Serpe, Battle between medicines and Bologna, Tournament 5 towers, Tournament of children, gastronomy (more than twenty places to eat), exhibitions, medieval market and not.Program:
During the weekend the whole town is immersed in a medieval atmosphere, thanks to some two thousand extras and artists who animate the squares, the streets and set up more than twenty places to eat in Old Town.
Visitors can enjoy the specialties of the area and get lost in the "theme paths" between odors, flavors, ancient arts and crafts, and color magic, weapons, games and music. In every corner of the city musicians, Jugglers, drums, witches and storytellers will delight guests.
Saturday evening will be held the traditional Palio della Serpe, a contenderselo, through tests of skill, will be the five towers of the country: Father, Pig, Horse, Grape and Maniscalco. The towers themselves will be back to compete again on Sunday, in what is the main novelty of 2011: the first "Tournament 5 medicines towers "with the combatants of the five teams that will compete armed with sword and shield.
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