Siena pays homage to its Traditional Events: Scorribanda

On September, Saturday 15th, 12 music bands coming from Siena’s and Arezzo’s area will parade and perform in the city streets of Siena.

They will all gather in the beautiful and world-famous Piazza del Campo at 4.30 pm for starting this yearly music performance.

The festival will begin at 10.30 am and 600 musicians are expected to be here. The bands will start their parade from 4 different parts of the city: Porta San Marco, Porta Romana, Porta Camomilla and La Lizza; from here, they will parade in the historical center until reaching Piazza del Campo at 12.00 am for the final review.

It’s a good occasion for spending a nice day discovering this charming and old town, especially if you’ve never been there. Siena has a lot of attractions to offer its visitors: artistic and architectonic treasures, squares, peculiar little, narrow streets and corners to discover, churches, old palaces, museums.

So…if you wish to visit Siena, don’t forget about the Siena Pass! What are we talking about? Well, Siena Passa is a personal card that will allow you to visit the main attractions in Siena in a few time, because you won’t have to queue!

You will just have to show your Siena Pass at the entrance of each church, monument or museum, and you will have free access, without staying in line. In addition, with Siena Pass, a discount of 50% will be applied to many monuments entrances.

In this way, if you have just a few days for visiting Siena, you will have the chance to enjoy the best of the town without losing your time staying in line for hours. Read more about Siena Pass on the online guide About Siena.

For further information about Siena, traditions and other events in Siena, we suggest you to take a look at the travel guide About Siena.

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