PALIO OF CASOLE D’ELSA

Ancient event followed with great participation by the local population and beyond. The Palio of Casole d’Elsa is a horse race, ridden bareback by jockeys, which takes place every year on the second Sunday of July at 6.30 pm in honor of the patron saint of the town, Sant’Isidoro. The race is carried out on a […]

PREASEPIVM – December

Praesepivm is the great outdoor show of the nativity. A true colossal that involves a large part of the village and more than 300 characters. The representation of the living nativity scene has been in place for more than 10 years and every two years offers more dates at the beginning of the Christmas holidays […]

Visit the medieval tower of the castle in Casole

Free visit to the tower of the old Medieval castle in Casole and enyoy the 360° panoramic view. All year from Monday to Friday. From the Rocca of Casole / the castle you can admire a truly breathtaking view… It will be a nice new for all our visitors. The entrance is from the fortress castle , where […]

GOOD FRIDAY HISTORICAL PROCESSION

processione storica Casole d'elsa

The Good Friday procession turns into a historic parade of great value. In the light of the torches, a real historical re-enactment takes place. It will capture the viewer by transporting him to an atmosphere suspended in time. The historic Good Friday procession dates back to 1992 when the parish priest of Casole d’Elsa found […]

FANTASTIC’ARTE – Art Festival in Mensano

In a preserved environment surrounded by typical Tuscan landscapes and countryside, visitors can travel between ancient and contemporary arts, handcraft manufacts , meeting over 50 artists and artisans from all over Italy. All forms of art will be represented, the protagonists will explain their work and, in addition, performances and demonstrations will be set up. The visitor […]

CASOLE FIORITA – Flowers Festival in Casole

casole fiorita

It is in its third year ( 2023 ) the most anticipated event for spring : Casole Fiorita and “the sense of the flowers for bees”. After the success of the previous editions, the picturesque medieval town of Casole d’elsa (1 km away from Monti 1824) , trasforms its historic center in a huge colorful garden , invaded […]