The festivals outside Rome at the end of August and September 2017

From 28 August to 3 September 2017

 

THURSDAY 31 AUGUST

PALACE STURBINETTI-LUGARI in Frascati

Guided tour to the historic Sturbinetti-Lugari palace now home to the Theodora Art Gallery. Every last Thursday of the month.

TYPOLOGY Guided tour
PARTICIPANTS Massimo 20
Appointment at 5.30 pm Via XX Settembre 38
DURATION 30/45 minutes
DIFFICULTY low
ACCESSIBILITY Yes
INFO AND BOOKING Theodora s.r.l. 0694017507 – galleriatheodora@gmail.com
NOTES Booking required
FRIDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER
67th SAGRA DELLA PORCHETTA to Ariccia

Popular festival dedicated to Porchetta IGP and its ancient craftsmanship. Throughout the weekend, for the entire day, vendors dressed in traditional lingerie suits will distribute the delicious products produced in the historic center on banquet tables. In the afternoon animation for children and folklore performances in the center, and at Galloro in Piazza Dante Alighieri, evening music in Piazza di Corte. Special guided tours at Palazzo Chigi-Museo del Barocco and at Locanda Martorelli-Grand Tour Museum. In the afternoon of Sunday free distribution of sandwiches with the porchetta and procession of Ceres in costume. Closing of the party at Court Square with musical show and fireworks.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
DURING 1-3 SEPTEMBER (clou of the party on the 3rd)
INFO Municipality of Ariccia – Press Office 0693485275 – www.comunediariccia.it

PATRONAL FESTIVAL OF SAN SEBASTIANO MARTIRE in Castel Gandolfo

The first Sunday of September is celebrated by the patron saint of San Sebastiano, to remember when in 1867 the city was rescued by an epidemic, an event that was attributed to the protection of the saint. On Saturday after Holy Mass at 6.30 pm, solemn procession for the streets of the village. Saturday and Sunday evening performances in Piazza della Libertà.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
DURING 1-3 SEPTEMBER (clou of the party on the 3rd)
INFO Parish S. Tommaso da Villanova 069360336 – www.comune.castelgandolfo.rm.it – ​​FB: comunedicastelgandolfo

25th SAGRA DEL FUNGO PORCINO at Colle di Fuori (Rocca Priora)

Rich mycological exhibition, cultural exhibitions, artisan and food stands, sale of porcini mushrooms and galletti and local wines, every night dance in the square with live music, musical performances and cabaret with various artists. The gourmet booths – with 2000 seats – are always open for lunch and dinner, with a varied menu of porcini.

TYPOLOGY Sagra
PLACE OF WORK Piazza Capranica
DURATION 1-3 / 8-10 September, 10.00-24.00
INFO Ass. Pietro Pericoli 3801097429 – www.sagradelfungoporcino.com

FESTIVAL OF MADONNA OF CASTAGNO (1547-2017) at Monte Compatri

Organized party organized by the Carmelite Provincial Romans of Monte Compatri – San Silvestro, from the Confraternity Trinity SS. Of Monte Compatri, from the Parish of Monte Compatri.

On Friday, at 3.00 pm, on Saturdays and Sundays at 9.00 pm the opening of the festivities area: food and wine, confectionery, rides, inflatables, balloons sculptures, markets, souvenirs and publications related to the Madonna del Castagno. On Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday morning popular games, animation and art shows varies. Lunch and dinner on the lawn in front of the Convent. All afternoons religious ceremonies in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Chestnut, with the solemn Mass on Sunday at 11.00. Every evening at 20.00 musical performances, karaoke, smooth dance.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
PLACE OF WORK Location San Silvestro
DURATION 1-3 September
INFO Confraternity SS. Trinity tel: 3687806148

SATURDAY 2 SEPTEMBER


TOUR OF THE LAKES IN ELECTRIC BIKE in Castel Gandolfo

Things Never Viewed

From Castel Gandolfo to Nemi, pedaling the wind between the hair and the beauty in the eyes, in total respect for the environment.

TYPE Eco tour
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 8, maximum 15
APPOINTMENT Parking Railway Station Villetta, 9 am
DURATION 4 hours MEDIUM DIFFICULTY
ACCESSIBILITY no
RENTAL FEE € 18,00
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass Green Mobility Rent 3206196543 – greenmobility@virgilio.it
NOTES Booking required

IN THE LAND OF THE EARTH to Nemi

Things never seen

An enchanting speleo-archaeological excursion inside the embankment of Lake Nemi dating back to the 5th century BC You will go through the entire length of the emissary, approx. 1600 meters, to Vallericcia and then you will come back.
Obligatory rubber boots, personal torch, helmet, clothing suitable for the tunnel. Possibility of supply of helmet

TYPOLOGY Speleo-archaeological excursion
APPOINTMENT 9.00
DURATION 4 hours
MEDIUM DIFFICULTY
ACCESSIBILITY no
RENTAL FEE € 5,00
INFO AND BOOKING Guardiaparco Parco dei Castelli Romani 0694799340 – guardiaparco@parcocastelliromani.it

THE TRADITIONAL COSTUME OF ROMAN CASTLES IN NEMI

Show of the typical costumes of the Castelli Romani with live folk music performances and traditional costume dances.

TYPOLOGY Show-show
DEFINITION PLACE in definition
DURING 2-3 September 10.00-19.00
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. “U Rembombu” 3391193469 – mannoni.elisabetta@alice.it

INAUGURATION OF THE EXHIBITION “WHEN TO ALBANO IS THE IMPERIAL” in Albano Laziale

Time travel

Exhibition of the Club Castelli Romani Photos, which collects about 60 historical images of Albano in the first half of the 20th century.

TYPOLOGY Inauguration
PLACE OF WORK Archeological Civic Museum, Viale Risorgimento 3
APPOINTMENT 11.00
DURATION 2-17 SEPTEMBER. Hours: Monday to Saturday 9.00-13.00, Monday and Thursday also 15.30-18.30, Saturday also 16.00-19.00, 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month 9.00-13.00
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Municipal Library of Albano Laziale 069320534 – f.ginestra@consorziosbcr.net
NOTES Booking required

LANGUAGE DIFFUSION MUSEUM AND SANCTUARY OF SUNNY JUNE in Lanuvio

Things Never Viewed

The visit will be of interest to the temple of Juno Sospita – devoted to an ancient lunar goddess connected to the Lunar cycle, worshiped by Etruscans, sabies and Umbers, protector of the woman’s life in all its aspects – and will end with a visit to the widespread Museo di Lanuvio , With the findings of the votive sting of Pantanacci.

TYPOLOGY Guided tour
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 8 maximum 30
APPOINTMENT Civic Museum, Piazza della Maddalena 16, 16.00
DURATION 3 hours MEDIUM DIFFICULTY
ACCESSIBILITY no
RENTAL FEE € 12,00 adults – € 6,00 children 13-18 years – free children up to 12 years
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. Castelli Romani Green Tour 3333948808 – info@castelliromanigreentour.it
NOTES Booking required

TO SEARCH THE TOMORROW OF CATONE! In Monte Porzio Catone

Things Never Viewed

A great treasure hunt “widespread” in the streets of the historic center of Monte Porzio Catone, to know its history, traditions and fabulous riches. The event is dedicated to children between the ages of 6 and 12, and ends with a group snack.

TYPE Race
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 10, maximum 30
APPOINTMENT Duffuso Wine Museum, Via Vittorio Emanuele II no. 22, 16:00
DURATION 3 hours DIFFICULTY low
ACCESSIBILITY Yes
RENTAL FEE € 7,00
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. Manacubba 3207871831 – manacubba@gmail.com
NOTE Photographic material (camera, mobile phone, tablet). Mandatory booking

POETIC TRANSPORT to Lanuvio

Time travel

Poetical Reading with jazz music moments, on the theme of transport in the first half of the twentieth century.

TYPOLOGY Reading with music
PLACE OF OPERATION Municipal Library, Via Sforza Cesarini 37
Appointment at 17.00
DURATION 2 HOURS ACCESSIBILITY yes
INFO AND BOOKING Lanuvio Municipal Library 0693789243 – bicom.lanuvio@consorziosbcr.net

LUNCH TO THE MOON in Velletri

Things Never Viewed

7 km long trekking to the Ariano Male, the highest point of Artemisio Mountain, guided by the flurry of the full moon and accompanied by a nature with unexpected beauty, among the stories of brigands and ancient castles …

TYPOLOGY Excursion
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 10 maximum 25
APPOINTMENT Cimitero Comunale, beginning of Via del Cigliolo, 18.00
DURATION 4 hours and 30 ‘MEDIUM DIFFICULTY
ACCESSIBILITY no
PARTICIPATION RATE € 6,00 adults – € 3,00 children (4-14 years)
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. Diakronica 3939544247 -ass.diakronica@gmail.com

NOTE Comfortable layered clothing, waterproof and trekking shoes, torch. Packed lunch. Reservation required by 1 pm on the previous Friday

SUNDAY 3 SEPTEMBER

67th SAGRA DELLA PORCHETTA to Ariccia – 1-3 SEPTEMBER

Popular festival dedicated to Porchetta IGP and its ancient craftsmanship. Throughout the weekend, for the entire day, vendors dressed in traditional lingerie suits will distribute the delicious products produced in the historic center on banquet tables. In the afternoon animation for children and folklore performances in the center, and at Galloro in Piazza Dante Alighieri, evening music in Piazza di Corte. Special guided tours at Palazzo Chigi-Museo del Barocco and at Locanda Martorelli-Grand Tour Museum. In the afternoon of Sunday free distribution of sandwiches with the porchetta and procession of Ceres in costume. Closing of the party at Court Square with musical show and fireworks.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
DURING 1-3 SEPTEMBER (clou of the party on the 3rd)
INFO Municipality of Ariccia – Press Office 0693485275 – www.comunediariccia.it

FESTIVAL OF MADONNA OF CASTAGNO (1547-2017) at Monte Compatri

Organized party organized by the Carmelite Provincial Romans of Monte Compatri – San Silvestro, from the Confraternity Trinity SS. Of Monte Compatri, from the Parish of Monte Compatri.

On Friday, at 3.00 pm, on Saturdays and Sundays at 9.00 pm the opening of the festivities area: food and wine, confectionery, rides, inflatables, balloons sculptures, markets, souvenirs and publications related to the Madonna del Castagno. On Friday afternoon, Saturday and Sunday morning popular games, animation and art shows varies. Lunch and dinner on the lawn in front of the Convent. All afternoons religious ceremonies in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Chestnut, with the solemn Mass on Sunday at 11.00. Every evening at 20.00 musical performances, karaoke, smooth dance.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
PLACE OF WORK Location San Silvestro
DURATION 1-3 September
INFO Confraternity SS. Trinity 3687806148 – vpba@libero.it

FESTIVAL OF MADONNA OF CHARITY in Velletri

On Saturday evening, at 19.00, 179th Solemn Procession of the Ceramics for the streets of the city with the sacred image, with departure and arrival at the Church of Sant’Apollonia V.M. Civil Celebrations at Piazza Caduti sul Lavoro.

TYPOLOGY Religious Feast
PLACE OF WORK Via Luigi Novelli and Piazza Caduti sul Lavoro
INFO Church of Sant’Apollonia 069634640 – FB: Arciconfraternity of Charity Oath and Death

A DAY HORSE in Rocca Priora

Things Never Viewed

You will discover a new way of approaching the horse, interacting with him in freedom, and walking alongside it during a wonderful hike to the discovery of local wildlife and flora.

TYPOLOGY Zooanthropological excursion
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 2
APPOINTMENT Via Tuscolana km 32,300 (side restaurant Antica Baita), 10 am
DURATION 7 hours
DIFFICULTY low
ACCESSIBILITY no
RENTAL FEE € 30,00 adults, € 10,00 children – Membership card / annual insurance € 10,00
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. EquIncontro Natura 3389550895 – info@equincontro.it
NOTE Comfortable clothes for outdoor activities. Tacquino. Hiking or walking shoes. Packed lunch by the participant. Booking required up to 3 days before

A PERA CESARINEA: GENUINE CITY-VILLA in Genzano di Roma

Things never seen

The Association of Social Promotion “Flavor of Nature Onlus”, sponsored by the Municipality of Genzano, on the first Sunday of the month offers free guided tours between fantastic monumental trees and spectacular panoramic views.

TYPOLOGY Excursion
PARTICIPANTS Max. 50
APPOINTMENT Genzano of Rome, Convent of the Assumption Sisters, Piazzale San Francesco 3 – first visit at 9.45am, 2nd visit at 11.00
DURATION 1 hour DIFFICULTY low
ACCESSIBILITY Yes
FREE PARTICIPATION FEE
INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. Sapore di Natura onlus 3357741267 – saporedinatura@gmail.com
NOTES Comfortable clothes from country walk. Mandatory booking

ART IN THE NATURE. REBUILING OUR EARTH to Grottaferrata

After attending the Field of Art, the participants will create artistic objects that will form an integral part of a path of sculpture-newsstands devoted to nature along the hillside and become the heritage of all. At the end of an aperitif with local produce.

TYPOLOGY Guided tour and art workshop
PARTICIPANTS Minimum 12 maximum 30
PLACE OF WORK The Field of Art, Via di Valle Marciana snc
APRIL 9.45
DURATION 2 hours 30 ‘
DIFFICULTY low
ACCESSIBILITY no
RENTAL FEE € 8,00 adults – € 4,00 children. The fee includes the registration card
INFO AND RESERVATIONS The Field of Art 3408539083 – f.pernice@campodellarte.it
NOTES Booking required. We recommend clothing suited to a country setting and work gloves

HUNTING TRACKS IN THE BOSCO in Rocca Priora

Things never seen

Activities during which children and adults will have the opportunity to observe closely some animal traces. It will also look a real bark of wood in the Bosco del Cerquone.TIPOLOGY Excursion / LaboratoryPARTECIPANTI Minimum 8 max 25WAYS Via Tuscolana km 32,300 (Piazzale ristorante Antica Baita), 9.30
DURATION 3 hours
DIFFICULTY mediumA
CCESSIBILITY no
PRICE PARTICIPATION children € 7,00 – accompanying adults € 3,
00 – adults without children € 5,00INFO AND RESERVATIONS Ass. G.Eco 3921924792 – info@gecologia.it

NOTE Closed shoes and long pants. Reservation required THE TRANSFERS OF THE RETURN in Rocca Priora  for few courageous; 12-hour walk to bring the horses from Vivaro to Appia Pignatelli, a late summer classic to prepare our bodies and souls for a new year of activity.

SEPTEMBER

     Bajocco Festival – street art – Albano Laziale

     Pasta Celebration – Handmade Pasta (Third Weekend) – Column

     Grape of Italy grapes and typical colonnade products (fourth weekend) – Column

     Bread House Party (Third Weekend) – Genzano di Roma

     Science Week and European Researchers Night – Frascati

     There was a vote on it – historical re-evocation of the old fair – Grottaferrata

     Wine and Wine Festival (end of month) – Lanuvio

     Festival of Porcini Mushroom, Bread and Wine and Exhibition Market (mid-September) – Lariano

     Wine and Wine Festival (last weekend) – Velletri

 

4 comments to “The festivals outside Rome at the end of August and September 2017”
  1. Salve, sono Patrizio Ciuffa, vedo che avete pubblicato la locandina della Festa della Madonna del Castagno dello scorso anno, vi sarà molto riconoscente la parrocchia e la confraternita e tutti i visitatori.
    un caro saluto e buon lavoro.
    Patrizio

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