Marradi in Summer: the main events
Marradi is a lively town and during summer is a tourist destination for all those people looking for the real summer breeze. There are also several events from late June to early September.
July and August in Marradi
Soffitte in Piazza – every Thursday in July and August there is the antiques market by night;
Crespino memorial day in late July – memorial day to remember the tragic massacre happened during WWII in Crespino del Lamone;
Graticola d’oro in early August – the youngs of Marradi fight each other in several sports to win a special prize;
August 11th – traditional Fair of saint Lawerence;
August 19th – Notte delle Streghe, the witches’ festival for fantasy lovers;
domenica 27 agosto – torna il Festival del Sentiero Garibaldi al Rifugio Valnera.
The best time after summer is October when there the famous Sagra delle castagne in Marradi, held every Sunday in October.