Bagpipe Festival

In Villa Latina a festival is held dedicated to Bagpipe where musicians from the Italian folk scene participate. Historically Villa Latina is one of the richest Ciociarian towns of bagpipe players and boasts a primacy in the construction of this instrument. The Bagpipe festival of Villa Latina was founded in the 1980s 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…

Bagpipe Festival

On the third Sunday of July the Bagpipe Festival takes place. There is an exhibition and market of the artisans who still produce bagpipes. The occasion includes a gathering of bagpipers from the provinces of Frosinone and Rieti, and the Abruzzo and Molise regions.

Guide of Villa Latina

Villa Latina owes its name to the presence of important Roman archaeological remains  of a villa, a spa and an aqueduct. After the Barbarian invasions, the inhabitants of the area took refuge in two castles, Agnone and Malacucchiara, which in the late twelfth century depended on the Abbey of Montecassino. Read more…

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