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Palio di Castel del Piano

friday 8 september 2023 in Castel del Piano, Grosseto


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Palio di Castel del Piano

The Palio delle Contrade held at Castel del Piano in the circuit at the shell of piazza Garibaldi. According to the legend, the Palio was born in honor of the Madonna delle Grazie, whose icon was rediscovered in 1430 by some soldiers casteldelpianesi combatants in the Sienese army: the Madonna painted spoked their warns them of the imminent danger of an enemy attack. By the following year, 1431, runs the Palio delle Contrade, but historically è only from 1771 that you have the first news about the operation of this race. The current organization of the palio è was instituted in 1968 and contribute the four districts which is traditionally divided the country: Borgo (pink and purple colors), Monument (colors red and blue), Poggio (yellow and green) and retorts (black and white).

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