In the week of July 25th, the feast of the patron saint of Pistoia, Saint James, several events will be enriching the calendar of celebrations.
Saturday 3rd of July, h 20.30 – Opening parade, with the participation of historical groups of the province, Pistoia sports groups and Nembo Regiment. From Anna Magnani Square to Duomo Square, through the streets of the historical centre.
Friday 16th of July, h 18.30 -Dressing of the Saint, whose marble statue stands on the top right of the façade of the Cathedral.
Saturday 24h of July – The procession of the Saint, from Mazzini Square to the Cathedral.
Sunday 25th of July. h 9.30 – Procession of candles, through the streets of the centre until the entrance to the Cathedral
Sunday 25th of July. h 20.30 – Procession of the four rioni and the exhibition of the Compagnia dell’Orso. To follow the show of fire performed by Lumen Invoco.