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…

Fumone- Le Carceri by Elisa Potenziani

Carceri

Near the border between Fumone and Ferentino were discovered the remains of a rather extensive rustic villa from the second century BC. The villa is reachable along an ancient track that runs along the slopes of Mount Maino to head and cross the “Carceri” area and then go to Anagni. Read more…

‘Old Fumone’

They are the remains of a sighting tower located in the “Montelungo” site of which the four sides are standing and in which the loopholes for shooting arrows stand out. Inside, you can still see the attachment to the fallen ceiling. The ruin is in a favorable position to have Read more…

Madonna of the Rosary

The festival takes place in the church of San Gaugerico or San Michele Arcangelo since 1911 when the picture of the Virgin of the Rosary of Pompei carrived and the Rosary Brotherhood was formed to organize the annual festivities.  

Fumone- Icona Madonna del Perpetuo Soccorso by Alberto Bevere

Madonna of Perpetual Rescue

On the first Sunday of September, an evocative procession renews Fumone’s devotion to the icon and it is not uncommon to see people following the procession barefoot for having received a grace from Our Lady. The festival has been repeated from 1886.

Fumone- Cantine aperte by Pro Loco

Open Cellars

It is one of the most welcome feasts in the village. During the days of the event you can sample the traditional local cuisine served in the old wineries and in the most charming streets enjoying the late night with songs and dances performed by local folk groups.            

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