Aquino. Borgo all’Opera

The ‘Borgo all’Opera’ is an original Saturday night in the ancient village of Aquino with a guided tour of the tower and a concert of classical music capable of enhancing the emotions given by the combination of past and present.

Aquino. Borgo DiVino

In September the village of Aquino becomes the showcase for Ciociari wines in an event that unites professional and amateur wine producers. The spirit of the day of Borgo DiVino is to introduce people to the knowledge of wine production techniques and to recognize the great wines of the area under Read more…

Aquino. Palio of the County

Days dedicated to traditional folk games and entertainment with 8 districts competing for the ‘Palio of the County’ of Aquino. Everything takes place in Piazza San Tommaso in the historic center of the village. The districts of Crucela, San Pietro Vetere, Piazza, Giusaranna, Canapine, Filetti, San Marco and Valli collide Read more…

Saltarello, dance of life

Saltarello is life. It is a dance of life, of liberation, of challenge. Saltarello contains a world of messages, proposals, waste, gambling, outburst, union and jealousy. Saltarello is an ancient dance. They danced almost always outdoors, on the farmyards, after intense working days in the harvest, in the wheat harvest Read more…

Aquino. Festival of Abbottapezzent

In the first week of August in Aquino there is the Festival of “Abbottapezzent”, which in local dialect means ‘fills the beggars’. The Abbottapezzent are a typical pasta and local beans, which is traditionally called the meal of the poor, that is distributed free of charge.  

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