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Colata dei ceri (wax offer) – Archidado events

24 May 2019 @ 21:00 22:30

medieval Cortona

Wax offer, historical reenactment. 

In the evocative setting of the main square at night, a group of nobles representing the five quarters bring crude wax and the produce of their land as an offer to Saint Margaret. The wax is melt on a fire and then used to cast the candles that will be offered to Saint Margaret on the following day, when everybody will form a procession to Santa Margherita Church. 

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Date:
24 May
Time:
21:00 – 22:30
Cost:
Free
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Piazza della Repubblica

Piazza della Repubblica
Cortona, Arezzo 52044 Italy
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