Festa del Caracuto

Festa del Caracuto
Campo nell'Elba
San Piero (Marina di Campo)

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The now customary appointment with the Middle Ages returns to San Piero on Sunday 3 December.

The village of Campania is once again dressed up for the occasion, offering a day of fun, entertainment and good food.
A long dressed procession of commoners, noblewomen, knights, warriors and medieval musicians will parade through the streets of the small historic centre, offering entertainment for young and old and moments of popular theatre.
Gastronomic stands and handicraft stalls will surround a unique event.
The Aps San Piero and all the inhabitants of the village of San Piero invite you to spend an unforgettable Sunday, which will be full of emotions and surprises.


12 noon: Procession of figurants in mediaeval costume through the streets of the village with a theatre scene in the Sampierese vernacular
12.30 p.m.: Opening of food stands and craft market
2 p.m.: 1st Medieval show with "Le ombre di Montecoronato" in Piazza Garibaldi
3 p.m.: Performance by "The archers of the great falcon" and archery practice for adults and children in Piazza della Chiesa
3.45 p.m.: Snack and entertainment for young and old
4.30 p.m.: 2nd Medieval show with 'The Shadows of Montecoronato' in Piazza della Chiesa
5 p.m.: Closing performance with fire in Piazza Garibaldi

Medieval touring music with the Compagnia "I Giullari di Spade"

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