Palio della Contesa Estense

Flag-wavers, musicians, historical parades and local food at Lugo's historical festival

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From 11st to 19th May 2024, Lugo, in the province of Ravenna, will celebrate the historical reenactment of the transit of Borso d'Este, in 1471, in the town, while on his way to Rome to receive the imprimatur of Duke of Ferrara. 

The festival, which involves various locations in the city's historic center including the scenic Pavaglione and Rocca Estense, includes various performances including the palio of musicians, flag-wavers and historical parades and engaging historical reenactments. 
Nine days dedicated to flag games, musicians, various performances and dining options at 4 different restaurants inside the Pavaglione.

Find out the programme in detail


  • Piazza dei Martiri - Lugo (Lugo)
11 - 19 May 2024
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  • Free event

Information offices

Ufficio Informazioni Lugo
Largo Relencini, 1 - Lugo (RA)
+ 39 0545 299441

Last update 25/04/2024

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