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Time for tradition with the Bataille de Reines

September 14, 2019 - EVENTS

Bataille de Reines - Cogne - Aosta Valley

Sant'Orso meadows

The event has represented for centuries one of the most known popular traditions of Aosta Valley.
The "Reines" (most combative cows) face one another in bloodless and instinctive fights to elect the Queen.

Programme of the event

9.00 a.m. Weighing of the cows
10.00 a.m. exhibit of farm animals
Lunch break
12.30 p.m. Fight start
3.00 p.m. Children entertainment
6.00 p.m. Prize giving ceremony

Val di Cogne
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Aosta Valley - Italy - PI / CF 01065870071
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