On Saturday, Oct. 8 and Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, Thiene 1492 – Historical Reenactment – European Renaissance Market, organized by A.P.S. Friends of Thiene – Volunteer Group in collaboration with the Municipality of Thiene, will be held in the Historic Center of the City of Thiene.
Wednesday, Oct. 5: Meetings with history
at Palazzo Cornaggia, Sala Riunioni – Biblioteca Civica di Thiene, at 8:30 p.m., will be held VENETIE MD – Bird’s eye view by Jacopo de’ Barbari for G.C. of the Venetian Civic Museums Foundation. Myths, Stories and Memories of a Sixteenth-Century Print. Historical-Cultural Route by Dr. Moro Rodolfo – Curator of the “Antica Corderia Verona” Museum in Thiene and Venetian History enthusiast. Dr. Savio Andrea – Lecturer at the Department of Historical Geographical Sciences and Antiquity of the University of Padua will lead the meeting.
Times of the Historical Reenactment:
Saturday, October 8 from 3:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The program of the Historical Reenactment:
Saturday, Oct. 8:
Civic Tower Field (Piazza Chilesotti) from 3 p.m. Thiene 1492 video on maxi screen Stories and Memories – The History of Thiene Verse and Rhymes in History: The School of the Muses
Campo della Natività (Piazza Ferrarin) at 16:00 History is told. At 5 p.m. The victorious return of the Thiene militia; Honors to the banner of the Serenissima
Municipal Palace (Piazza Ferrarin) 6:30 p.m. Vicinia of the Land of Thiene
Thiene Castle 8:30 p.m. La Serenissima…between history and dreams: Show of voices, harmonies, emotions and lights. Allegra Brigata: Music, Sympathy and Merriment; La Romanza di Fiordalisa: Emanuele Storyteller; A Lieta Vita: Renaissance Harmonies with the Youth Choir “Città di Thiene”;Magic Show: The Impossible…Possible with Magician Matthias; Musica Antigua: Ensemble Istituto Musicale Veneto; Circa Teatro: Fire Juggling;Compagnie d’Arma: Tenzoni cavalleresche; Contrada Della Corte di Quattro Castella: Flag-waving and Musicians Games, Stilt-waving and Fire. Entertainment and Artistic Coordination by Messer Lorenciotto. Reservations: can be made within half an hour before the show and while places last at the information point in Ferrarin Square. Thiene Castle can be visited on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 9:
Civic Tower Field (P.zza Chilesotti) from 9:00 a.m. Thiene 1492 – Historical video on maxi screen Stories and Memories – The History of Thiene Verse and Rhyme in History: The School of the Muses
Town Hall (P.zza Ferrarin) 11:00 a.m. Concession of the Franco Market.
Campi, Slarghi e Vie del Borgo 3:00 p.m. The Great Feast of the Concession: The People of the Land of Thiene and the Contado together with guests rejoice at the Concession of the Free Market. 4:00 p.m. Elegantia – The Noble Families of the Contado visit the Borgo (Thiene Family, Porto Family, Godi Family, Velo Family). 6:45 pm End of the event.
Places of the Historical Reenactment:
Campo della Terra (Ferrarin Square – Walls of Thiene Castle) Agrarian Compositions and Products of the Thiene Land. Encampment Life with armigers and tents by the Ass. Storica Città del Grifo of Arzignano – Armati Castell’Arquato. Archery camp with drills by the Dove Archery Company of Thiene. Refreshments for Madonne, Messeri et Pargoli: Taverna della Terra – Sapori Contadini – Fritole de pomo
Castle Arena (Thiene Castle) Show La Serenissima…Between History and Dreams
Borgo dei Popoli (Corso Garibaldi center) Stalls and wares of the Nations of EuroXVI. Ristori per Madonne, Messeri et Pargoli: Infilsà de Fruti, Profumo di pane, Sfoje dolsi
Arena and Campo della Torre Civica (Piazza Chilesotti) The History of Thiene – Puppet Theater – Magie Giullarate and Playful Animations. Ristori per Madonne, Messeri et Pargoli: porchette sugli spiedi, tavern with traditional gastronomy
Campo dell’Allegrezza (Piazzetta Rossi) The Wheel of the Months, the spacanose, silhouette shooting and popular games of skill and intelligence for the enjoyment of young people of all ages
Contrada of Arts and Crafts (Corso Garibaldi)Cordari, Vicenza Stone stonemasons, decorators, plasterers dyers, wool workers, scarpers, artists, sculptors, Paper, straw, ceramic and wood workshops. Woodland Characters. Refreshments for Madonnas, Messers et Pargoli: arrosticini, round fritole
Borgo delle Merci Foreste (Via Roma) Stalls and wares from the Contadi and Signorie della Terra Veneta and Terre Foreste
Garrisons of the Militia: Vicenza entrance gate – Corso Garibaldi south. Rovereto entrance gate – Piazza Ferrarin north. Bassano entrance gate – Via Trento.
Information point: at Campo della Natività – Piazza Ferrarin.