All the best events in Umbria

Umbria is not only relaxation in the midst of nature but also culture, spirituality, traditions and social events. Find out which are the main events that take place every year in Umbria and participate in it by taking advantage of the strategic position of the Agriturismo le Dolci Colline: this is the only way to make your holiday in Umbria truly unforgettable!

Cantamaggio Ternano

Cantamaggio Ternano

It is the popular festival that celebrates the return of Spring, with young maggiaioli folklorists and spectacular floats.

Festival internazionale del giornalismo

IJF - Perugia

Many directors, journalists, Italian and foreign reporters and new media representatives will be in Perugia for interviews, lectures, workshops, debate-meetings, round tables, book presentations, documentary screenings, competitions, awards and exhibitions.

Corsa all'anello

Corsa all'anello

As every year, Narni (TR), starts the “Corsa all’Anello”, an event in honor of the patron saint Giovenale that stands out in the panorama of national historical festivals for the careful research of its own historical tradition.

Coloriamo i Cieli

Coloriamo i Cieli

One of the most important international exhibitions dedicated to kites that every year shows with performances. It is held at the Eleuteri airport of Castiglione del Lago

Calendimaggio

Calendimaggio

The beginning of the Calendimaggio of Assisi takes place with a crier, who, accompanied by halberdiers and drummers, declares the beginning of the party. Immediately afterwards the commemoration of medieval life begins, culminating with the ‘cortei delle due Parti’.

Festa degli statuti medievali

Festa degli Statuti

The festival is dedicated to the medieval statutes of Fossato di Vico, which are among the oldest in Umbria and were formally published on Sunday 13 May 1386, in a certainly festive castellan climate.

Festa dei Ceri

Festa dei Ceri - Gubbio

The party, impregnated with a very strong mystical emotion, involves the whole city and the public that assists at it. The Ceri of Gubbio have been hired to the coat of arms of the Region of Umbria.

Palio della Balestra

Palio della Balestra

It is a historical event, with a procession made up of more than 400 participants, held between the cities of Gubbio and Sansepolcro that challenge each other to hit a target with an arrow shot from a crossbow at a distance of 36 meters.

Celebrazioni Ritiane

Celebrazioni Ritiane

Cascia remembers Santa Rita through purely celebratory moments that alternate with spaces dedicated to reflection and the liturgy: for almost three hundred years, faith meetings are held during the 15 Thursdays before May 22 (date of his death).

Festa della Palombella

Festa della Palombella

Accompanied by the sound of bells, a white dove descends towards the canopy decorated with branches of leaves after the signal launched by the Bishop of Orvieto (Tr).

Infiorate del Corpus Domini

Infiorata di Spello

The wonderful Infiorate (rugs and paintings) that offer themselves to the admired looks of the numerous Italian and foreign visitors are the result of a complex and difficult job that requires days, weeks and even months and involves many people.

Giostra della Quintana

Quintana

Knightly tournament; the joust consists in making a few laps of the ancient stadium of Foligno (Campo de li Giochi) in the shortest possible time, thrusting three times a ring hanging from a statue (the “Quintana”) and without receiving penalties.

Mercato delle Gaite

Mercato delle Gaite

During the demonstration in Bevagna (PG) we return to everyday life between 1250 and 1350. In the four taverns of the Gaite you can taste authentic medieval dishes and visit well over eight medieval crafts shops and much more.

Festival dei 2 Mondi

Festival dei 2 Mondi

The Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto, every year reserves for its public 17 days of great show, with operas, concerts, ballets, recitals, theater plays, along with film festivals, workshops, conferences, meetings, prizes, competitions, special events .

Umbria Jazz - Perugia

Umbria Jazz

It is the most important Italian jazz festival, the first edition took place in August 1973, after a 3-year break (from 1979 to 1982), the festival resumed vigorously.

Gran Premio Italiano Mongolfieristico

Gran Premio Italiano Mongolfieristico

It is a truly unique spectacle, to see the air-balloons that take off at 7.00 every morning from the camporaduno of Ponte Naia to fly over the beautiful hills of Todi (Pg).

Trasimeno Blues

Trasimeno Blues

An exciting musical journey through the various facets of Black Music: from acoustic to electric Blues. held in the splendid medieval villages of Lake Trasimeno, such as Castiglione del Lago, Città della Pieve, Magione, Passignano sul Trasimeno and Tuoro.

Festa delle Acque

Festa delle Acque

The Festa delle Acque has very ancient origins, it returns like every year in Piediluco, the splendid lake on the border between Umbria and Lazio. With the festival we celebrate the summer solstice with the suggestive night parade of the allegorical boats.

Palio delle Barche

Palio delle Barche

The Palio delle Barche recalls the bloody battle of 1495 which had today the Passignano sul Trasimeno, at the time the center of military operations, in the war between the noble Perugian families of Baglioni and Oddi.

Agosto Montefalchese

Agosto Montefalchese

Review of events and historical re-enactment of the four districts of the city: Sant’Agostino, San Bartolomeo, San Fortunato and San Francesco in which the uses and customs of the past are reproduced. In August in Montefalco.

Corciano Festival

Corciano Festival

The Festival of Corciano (PG) proposes some costumed events of the ‘400 that besides a folkloristic value have the purpose to present the life of a medieval castle and some of its religious manifestations.

Palio dei Terzieri

Palio dei Terzieri

Historical reenactment that takes place in Città della Pieve (PG) of the ancient Caccia del Toro, with challenges to shooting on bull-shaped movable shapes, placed on a circular platform. The event will be preceded by a grand historical procession of about 700 participants

Settimana della Montagna

Settimana della Montagna

An event that takes place in the beautiful park of Monte Cucco in the town of Costacciaro (PG) which includes excursions, games of the past, dancing and excellent gastronomy.

Palio di Valfabbrica, Giostra d'Italia

Giostra d'Italia

Historical parade full of numerous extras and various initiatives in the three districts of Valfabbrica (PG): Badia, Osteria and Pedicino. The event opens at night with the handing over of the keys to the prior of the city, to whom power is symbolically entrusted.

Umbria Folk Festival

Umbria Folk Festival

The popular, peasant, artisan, gastronomic traditions, cultures and different worlds of neighboring and distant countries confront and reconfirm unimaginable consonances and similarities in the splendid location of Orvieto (TR).

Giostra della Quintana, la Rivincita

Quintana - La Rivincita

A series of events that from August 31 onwards culminate with the spectacular tournament and the challenge between horses and various districts of Foligno (PG).

Giochi de le Porte

Giochi de le Porte

Reproductions of four ancient competitions: the donkeys are the protagonists, the sling and archery skills competitions, and finally the fourth race, which involves the contemporary ride of the four sleeping donkeys held in Gualdo Tadino (Pg).

I Primi d'Italia

I Primi d'Italia

National festival dedicated solely to the world of first courses, 26 locations in the historic center of Foligno, host the event.

Celebrazioni San Francesco

Celebrazioni di San Francesco

In Assisi this recurrence has a particular flavor for the votive lamp that is in the crypt of San Francesco.

Tiferno Comics

Tiferno Comics

The international exhibition of comics held every year in Città di Castello to which part cosplay and manga and comics fans from all over Italy will start.

Eurochocolate

Eurochocolate

The event takes place in the main squares of the city, for eight days, the historic center of Perugia changes its face thanks to the exhibits of chocolate, the outdoor laboratories, and tastings.

Giostra dell'Arme

Giostra dell'Arme

The Giostra dell’Arme di Sangemini (TR) is an equestrian tournament in which six riders are measured, divided into two rival factions: the Rione Rocca and the Rione Piazza. that slip into a ring with a noble shield, called “braccia”.

Appuntamenti d'Autunno

Appuntamenti d'Autunno

Throughout the month of October the historic center of Trevi lights up with ancient torches and reopens the old taverns where you can taste the typical local products like the Black Celery and the precious Oil.

Altrocioccolato

Altrocioccolato - Città di Castello (PG)

The event is promoted by Umbria Equosolidale, and has now become a fixture of every year in Città di Castello.

Frantoi Aperti

Frantoi Aperti

5 weekends dedicated to Extra Virgin Olive Oil and quality food products including tastings, walks, conferences and music. The heart of the event will be the FRANTOIO, a meeting place where to experience the pressing of olives

Mostra mercato nazionale del tartufo bianco

Mostra mercato tartufo bianco

The ingredients for which the festival of Città di Castello (PG) is known are all there starting from the truffle market and a rich animation program.

Albero di Natale più grande del mondo

Albero di Natale di Gubbio

The Gubbio Christmas tree is made up of over 750 luminous bodies scattered along the slopes of Mount Ingino, downstream of which is the medieval city of Gubbio.

Umbria Jazz Winter

Umbria Jazz Winter - Orvieto (TR)

Six days of quality music in a unique setting. Evening concerts take place at the Mancinelli Theater, Palazzo del Popolo, Palazzo dei Sette, Palazzo Soliano.

Eventi Valentiniani

Eventi Valentiniani

Many appointments in honor of Saint Valentine, patron saint of Terni and of universal love. Among the religious events: the Promise Day, dedicated to all the couples who will get married by the end of the year.

Nero Norcia

Nero Norcia: Mostra Mercato del Tartufo

One of the most important exhibitions of agribusiness in Umbria with meetings and tastings that will focus on the prized black truffle.

Cioccolentino

Cioccolentino

In the days of Valentine’s Day, Terni becomes an important meeting place for all lovers of sweetness. Every day you can visit the stands set up in the streets of the city, taste and buy confectionery products.

Celebrazioni Benedettine

Celebrazioni Benedettine

The Benedictine Celebrations, celebrations in honor of St. Benedict, take place in Norcia in two different periods of the year: March 21, the death of the Saint, and July 11th.

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