Edition 2019: The Complete Programme

Edition 2019: The Complete Programme

Stay tuned for the 2019 edition! Highlights will be: Saturday evening, March 2nd with the presentation of Vezzosa Mugnaia from the balcony of the Town Hall in Piazza di Città at 9pm and the following three days, Sunday 3rd, Monday 4th and Tuesday March 5th, when the historical parade and the Battle of the Oranges will enliven and involve the whole city of Ivrea in an event rich in history, tradition, show, emotions and great ideals!

6th January 2019: first display of the Pifferi e Tamburi and the official investiture of the General

Sunday, 17th February 2019, third last Sunday of the Carnival: Fagiolate (Bean Feast), Alzate degli Abbà (Raising of the Abbà) and parade of Historical Procession

Sunday, 24th February 2019, Penultimate Sunday of the Carnival: Fagiolate (Bean Feast), presentation of the Carri da Getto (Launch Carts) and parade through the streets of the city centre; Alzate degli Abbà (Raising of the Abbà) and parade of Historical Procession

Thursday, 28th February 2019, Fat Thursday: Calzata del Berretto Frigio (putting on the Phrygian Cap)

Saturday, 2nd March 2019, Holy Saturday: presentation of the Vezzosa Mugnaia from the loggia of the Town Hall at 9pm; parade of the Historical Procession; parade of the teams of orange throwers

Sunday, 3th March 2019, Carnival Sunday: Fagiolate (Bean Feasts), Preda in Dora Ceremony, beginning of the first day of battle, Historical Processions

Monday, 4th March 2019, Carnival Monday: Positioning of the Scarli “As pianta ‘l pic a l’uso antic”, second day of Battle; Historical Procession

Tuesday, 5th March 2019, Carnival Tuesday: third and last day of Battle; Historical Procession; awarding of the Carri da Getto and teams on foot; burning of the Scarli in various districts and burning in the presence of the Mugnaia in the city squares

Wednesday, 6th March 2019, Ash Wednesday: Polenta and Cod in Piazza Lamarmora

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