110 Historical Carnival

Thursday the 20th February
From 2.00 p.m. - "MINI HISTORICAL CARNIVAL"
From 9.00 p.m. - "CARNEVALISSIMA"

Friday the 21st February
From 9.30 p.m. - "CARNAVAL DO RIO DE PONTEIROS"
Carnival masquerade with music and jokes along Via Emile Chanoux (with distribution of Carnival delicacies in the different stands managed by the “Insulae”).
Competition “The nicest masks”.

Saturday the 22nd February
8.30 p.m. - OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF THE CHARACTERS OF THE HISTORICAL CARNIVAL with spectacular scenery in the main square (Piazza IV Novembre).
9.30 p.m. – TORCHLIGHT WALK through the Roman street with participation of the characters of the historical carnival, the Insulae and the Pont-Saint-Martin marching band.
10.00 – CARNIVAL OPENING BALL – Dance to the “Maison du Boulodrome”.

Sunday the 23rd February
10.00 a.m. – GALA PARADE for the Insulae from Piazza I Maggio to Piazza IV Novembre with the participation of Folklore Groups.
1.30 p.m. – GREAT FOLKLORE AND MASKED GROUPS PARADE with the participation of the characters of the historical Carnival, the Pont-Saint-Martin marching band, folklore and masked groups.
5.00 p.m. – PRIZE-GIVING to the masked groups to the "Maison du Boulodrome"
5.30 p.m. – APERITIF IN MUSIC - to the "Maison du Boulodrome".

Monday the 24th February
9.30 a.m. – RECEPTION of the characters of the historical Carnival at the city hall
10.00 a.m. – CARNIVAL PARADE of THE CHARACTERS OF THE HISTORICAL CARNIVAL with the Pont-Saint-Martin marching band and BLESSING CEREMONY of the bean soup in the little square Piazza I Maggio
11.00 a.m. – DISTRIBUTION of the bean soup and sausages to the population
12.00 p.m. – BEAN SOUP LUNCH at “Maison du Boulodrome”
3.00 p.m. – GALA PARADE for the Insulae
3.30 p.m. - CHARIOT RACES
4.00 p.m. – PRIZE-GIVING to the best Insulae
5.00 p.m. – KIDS CARNIVAL MASKED BALL with the participation of the characters of the historical Carnival at “Maison du Boulodrome”
10.00 p.m. - GREAT MASKED BALL – Carnival Party featuring the “Maison du Boulodrome”– 

Tuesday the 25th February
1.30 p.m. – GREAT CARNIVAL FLOAT PARADE with the participation of the characters of the historical carnival and the Pont-Saint-Martin marching band
5.00 p.m. – ARRIVAL of THE FLOATS at Piazza IV Novembre and prize-giving
8.00 p.m. – FINAL CEREMONY : STAKE of the DEVIL PUPPET under the majestic Roman bridge
with a GREAT MUSIC and FIREWORKS SHOW
TORCHLIGHT WALK through the Roman street with the participation of the characters of the historical carnival, the Insulae and the Pont-Saint-Martin marching band
10.00 p.m. - CARNIVAL FINAL BALL – Carnival Party with dancing to the "Maison du Boulodrome".


Wednesday the 26th February
12.30 p.m. – Traditional fish lunch "POLENTA E MËRLUSS" with entertainment by the “Maison du Boulodrome”

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