On the second and third weekends in September Monselice holds a colorful re-enactment event called the Giostra della Rocca – the Joust at the Citadel, with events such as a palio, a human game of chess, a medieval market and a costumed procession.
Sunday, Sep. 16th, 2018
- From 9:30 a.m. (@downtown Monselice – Free entrance)
Historical procession along the streets of the city. More than one thousand participants. Costumes, war machines, shops and artisans groups doing slip back for a few hours the city in the medieval period.
- From 3:00 p.m., (@Parco Buzzaccarini – Buzzaccarini Park)
Race of Quintana. Then delivery of the Palio and the trophy to the winning.
Admission: €10,00, reduced € 7,00 (over 65), free for children under 6.