Carnival Ossola: Domodossola

Posted on 29th January, by sapori in What’s up. No Comments

Carnival Ossola: Domodossola

Carnival in Domodossola

Togn, Cia and Mattarella Court

Also this year the Committee “Polenta and Sciriuii” of Domodossola organizes the famous appointment with the carnival! Many are the volunteers, who work hard for long time before the event to organize everything, also all the other celebrations in Cappuccina and Badulerio quarters.

Parades and other events enrich the famous carnival wedding among Togn from district Motta and the beautiful Cia from Briona street. Around bridegrooms charachters there is also the Mattarella Court! The event represented goes back to the begnning of 17th century, when the upper part of Ossola Valley was administered by Mattarella castle, representative of Milan’s government.

News 2013: this year the town administration, with the collaboration of the Committee “Pulenta and Sciriuii” and of the association “Liberalis Institutio”, promotes the first multiethnic carnival.

Sunday, 3rd February 2013, at 3.30 p.m. at Galletti Theatre, Domodossola town honours Togn and Cia, organizing for them an imaginary trip through the world, to know colours and music of populations far away from us. A theatrical show for adults and children! The afternoon will continue with readings, videos and, outside under theatre’s porticos, multiethnic snacks, children’s laboratories, music and dance.

Sunday, 10th February 2013 participation of ethnic representations at traditional parade along town’s streets.

From 2nd to 17th February 2013 Domodossola waits for you to celebrate carnival 2013!


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