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The Banner – Giostra di Simone 2018

XLVIII Giostra di Simone 2018 Notice is hereby given that the Proloco of Simone Giostra Montisi has opened up the opportunity to submit the Banner for the Giostra di Simone 2018 which will take place on August 5, 2018. The deadline for the presentation of the sketch is 24th April 2018 Please note: The successful artist will be awarded 1000.00 Euros Non-winners can request the return of their submissions after 1st September 2018. Further information is available on the following sites: http://www.comunedimontalcino.gov.it https://www.facebook.com/prolocomontisi/ For further information please contact: Mattia +39 340 901 7359 Proloco Giostra of Simone Montisi Via Umberto I 185 53024 Montisi-Montalcino (SI) email: prolocogiostrasimone@gmail.com pec: prologiosim@pec.it cartello pubblicitario bando_regolamento DOMANDA...

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Carnevale in Montisi!

The Pro Loco Giostra Simone invites everyone to the Carnival of Montisi 2018. On Sunday, February 11th, the four Contrade of Montisi will be involved in a parade through Montisi to celebrate Carnevale. It will begin at 15:00  at La  Grancia. The festival will continue in the square, in Via Umberto I, in the centre of the village, with children’s shows and a snack for everyone! In case of bad weather, the festival will be held at the cinema in Montisi. On Tuesday 13th February in Via Umberto I, in the centre of the village, there will be the...

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Italian Pizza gains UNESCO World Heritage status

UNESCO has just announced that it will recognise the art of Neapolitan pizza as deserving of World Heritage status on the the Intangible Cultural Heritage list. The move comes a week after over two million Italians signed a petition asking for recognition, which declares that the Naples-originated practice of “pizzaiuoli,” or pizza makers, which includes preparing and flipping pizza dough, topping it, and baking in a wood-fired oven, is an essential part of the country’s cultural and culinary tradition. Other delicious edible members already on the list include Turkish coffee and its surrounding culture, Croatian gingerbread craft, French gastronomy,...

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Truffle festival San Giovanni d’Asso

On the 18th and 19th November at the famous white truffle festival in nearby San Giovanni d’Asso, the Pro Loco of Montisi will be serving amazing food and of course the wonderful new olive oil from Montisi – do go and visit...

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Events in the Area

  1. Tuesday night Cinema in Montisi

    February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Teatro in Torrenieri

    February 24 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
  3. Juilliard at the Piccola Accademia 2018

    June 23 - June 30

Montisi News

  • The Banner – Giostra di Simone 2018
    XLVIII Giostra di Simone 2018 Notice is hereby given that the Proloco of Simone Giostra Montisi has opened up the opportunity to submit the Banner […]
  • Carnevale in Montisi!
    The Pro Loco Giostra Simone invites everyone to the Carnival of Montisi 2018. On Sunday, February 11th, the four Contrade of Montisi will be involved […]
  • Italian Pizza gains UNESCO World Heritage status
    UNESCO has just announced that it will recognise the art of Neapolitan pizza as deserving of World Heritage status on the the Intangible Cultural […]

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