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Celebrations of the Patron Saint San Secondo

Asti celebrates the Saint Patron with important events not to miss…

On Saturday 2nd from 9.30pm, striking night ceremony with the historical night procession of the Palio, the Oath taken by the Rectors and the evaluation of the Palio.
On Sunday 4th Mass and Panegyric to the Saint. In the afternoon, at 3pm, at the Stadio Bosia, horse race.
On Monday 4th at 9.15pm fireworks over the Tanaro river.
On Tuesday 5th  flag throwers’ performance (A.S.T.A.); after, at the church of San Secondo, the charming medieval ceremony of the Offer of the Palio and the Solemn Mass followed by the distribution of “the poor’s soup”. At 8pm flag throwers’ exhibition dedicated to the Saint.
On Wednesday 6th from dawn till dusk, the great Fiera Carolingia, a huge open market with stalls all over the town centre.
On Saturday 9th in Piazza San Secondo concert performed by the Town Band “G. Cotti” dedicated to the Saint and funfair in Piazza Campo del Palio.

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Info: www.comune.asti.it