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  • Foligno, Giostra della Quintana

    June - September 2024

    The Challenge 14 & 15 June 2024
    The Revenge 14 & 15 September 2024

    This is the historical re-enactment of the Joust of February 10, 1613 held on the occasion of the Carnival to resolve the doubt on "which thing is more happy for a cavalier d'honore: to maintain the grace of the prince or the continued favor of a beautiful and very kind lady". To resolve this doubt it was necessary to resort to gentle weapons and so 5 offspring of as many noble families of the city challenged each other in Piazza Grande

    Find out the programme www.quinatana.it/en/