Carnival in Viticuso

In March in Viticuso we celebrate the Carnival in the square with the great parade of allegorical floats and masked groups that from the early hours of the afternoon travel through the streets of the town. Afterwards, in the headquarters of the Pro-Loco, we find ourselves for a fresco with 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…

Abbuot

The Abbuot is a traditional Easter dish in Molise and in Ciociaria. The name means ‘wrapped’ roll, and it is made with the less noble parts of the lamb still on milk. The filling is made from small pieces of liver, lung, heart and other offal, and to make it Read more…

Sagra dell ‘Abbuot ‘

The festival is particularly important to the population because it concerns a product of the local tradition. Because not everyone knows to cook, this festival is an opportunity to be able to enjoy. The date is set each year of 16 August is peculiar to Viticuso.

Church of St. Anthony

It is ‘the oldest church of Viticuso (under the Benedictine symbol of three hills there is the date 1003) and precisely located on the namesake mountain. It should be noted that it was built by the Benedictines of the diocese of Montecassino, although it was part of the diocese of Read more…

Church of Santa Maria Assunta

The first parish of Viticuso was named St. Maria Assunta, which was called “Mother Church”, however, the only archive that would be possible to obtain secure data tap was that of the diocese of Isernia, destroyed by Garibaldi in 1860. The church was originally built around 1064, but in 1700 Read more…

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