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Festa della Madonna del Rosario

Traditional feast of the Madonna of the Rosary in Aquila with a parade of the Napoleonic Militia.


  • 07.30 a.m. Diana played by the drummers - the detachments set off from the various hamlets in the village and march in the direction of the Municipal House
  • 07.45 a.m. Company meeting at the Municipal House in Aquila
  • 08.00 Collection of the flag and greeting to the authorities present
  • 08.30 Holy Mass for the Militia at St. Vittore Church in Aquila
  • 09.00 a.m. Parade to Cresedo, to Dangio and back
  • 10.00 a.m. Parade to Grumarone
  • 10.30 a.m. Solemn Holy Mass
  • 11.30 a.m. Kiss of Peace
  • 12.00 noon parade and dismissal for lunch
  • 2.00 p.m. meeting of the Company on the central square of Aquila
  • 3.00 p.m. Vespers and procession to Dangio and back
  • 4.00 p.m. funeral march to the Cemetery in L'Aquila, greeting in honour of the dead
  • 4.30 p.m. Final parade - awarding of Honour and Loyalty medals
  • 5.00 p.m. Handing over of the flag


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