Ceri of Gubbio

by mirko

La Festa dei Ceric , involves the entire city of Gubbio.
At 11:30 theRiser of the Ceri it is one of the most intense and fascinating moments of the party. At the sound of the Campanone, the three Capodieci push forward and the Ceraioli rapidly raise the Ceri vertically, who immediately begin the race.

At 18:00 following the Bishop's Blessing, the long-awaited race begins, the Captains, Standard Bearer and Trumpeter proceed at a gallop.

The path that covers the candles is 4 km and 300 m starting from the Alzatella to the Basilica at the top of the mountain.

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