Palio delle Contrade

One of the main traditions of Bormio

WHERE Bormio
WHEN 22/02/2020

Another tradition of Bormio, the Palio is the healthy competition between the Districts of Bormio, the sections of town marked by a color and a symbol.During the Palio delle Contrade, each district seeks to recruit as many people as possible, a big spirit of participation.

Those who  participate wearing vintage clothing, with the colors of their faction, or by using ancient wood skis, earn more points that at the end will determine the final placement.

The competition has ski races for Bocia (children) and Granc (adults)

Program

Route: Via de Simoni, Via del Ginnasio, Via Roma, Piazza Cavour

at 18:30:
 meeting at Piazza Cavour/Kuerc
at 18:45: start of the cross country race for “Bocia” (children) - following: relay of the children
at 20:00: start of the cross country race for “Granc” (adults) - following: relay of the districts

Music and entertainment, mulled wine, hot chocolate, spit-roasted chicken with chips and sweets at Piazza Cavour/Kuerc

For more information, visit the official website of Bormio