Parade in Siena

Palio

Dating from the Middle Ages, this spectacular annual event includes a series of colourful pageants and a wild horse race in Piazza del Campo. Ten of Siena's 17 contrade (town districts) compete for the coveted palio…
Music in Siena

Accademia Musicale Chigiana

The Accademia Musicale Chigiana presents two highly regarded concert series featuring classical musicians from around the world: Micat in Vertice from November to April and the Chigiana International Festival in Jul…