Vintage Italian Postcards

Sunday, May 04, 2008

Assisi Steps Back to the Middle Ages for the Calendimaggio

From May 8th to 10th the clocks in Assisi
will be turned back over 500 years for the city’s
Calendimaggio Medieval pageant, with people dressed in period costume,
processions, performers playing on period instruments,
archers, flag-throwers and more...
This important event will bring to Umbria thousands
of visitors from Italy and worldwide.
It is one of the most important events to take place
this year in the area.