Cavalcata Sarda 2015
A dive into the tradition
Just a few days at the unmissable annual event that Sunday, May 24, will bring thousands people, horsemen and horsewomen, in Sassari, dressed in the traditional clothing. They will animate this event that is celebrated for over a century and still retains the charm of yesteryear. The first Cavalcata Sarda was organized in 1899 in honor of King Umberto I and Queen Margherita, and every year in memory of that event keep happening one of the richest, most colorful and lively parade of this Island, a real show that represents the tradition! The magic is that of a past time: ancient and haunting, musics and sounds involve players and spectators which mingle in a show that is like a living museum with incredible colors and shapes. Among others you can see the knights of Sedilo and the sartiglieri of Oristano, the Mamuthones of Mamoiada, Boes and Merdules of Ottana. Download the program of the event.
An event not to be missed!
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