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Vacation in Tuscany – Holiday house in Montepulciano (Siena)

Bravio delle Botti in Montepulciano -
When: From August 19th to August 28th, 2022
Location: Montepulciano (historical center)
Ticket price: FREE

The final day of the week of events, of the Bravìo delle Botti, is focused on the race between the eight districts, with the barrel pushers who will go through the streets of the old town of Montepulciano, pushing their respective barrel up through the winding streets to the Cathedral square.

The day begins in Piazza Grande at 10:00 in the morning with the extraction of the starting positions.
The display of ensigns and the participation of townsfolk will be the backdrop of the branding of the barrels and
the flag waving in the cathedral square. At 12:00 at the Cathedral of Montepulciano the offering of candles to St. John the Beheaded,
patron saint of the town, will be held.
The historical procession will depart at 15:00 from the Marzocco Column and will march through the city streets,
to reach Piazza Grande. As always, the race will start from the Marzocco Column at 19:00, and after about ten minutes
the cloth will be given to the winning district.

Live Rock Festival -
When: From September 7th to 11th, 2022
Location: Acquaviva di Montepulciano (Ex Fierale)
Ticket price: 1,50 euros

Five days of gorgeous rock music, on the stage several musicians from Italy and Europe. Take a look at the programm on the official website.