Napoleonica Festival

from 15/07/2016 to 17/07/2016
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Napoleonica Festival

From Friday 15 to Sunday, July 17 returns for the third edition of the reenactment of XVS, organized by the Association for Villa Sorra, edited by Kronos organization events. Reconstructions of camps and battles, food stands, family-friendly initiatives, as well as lectures, performances, film screenings and concerts and period dancing. Rendez-vous in the historic Villa di Castelfranco Emilia starting at 7pm on Friday until Sunday night.

Relive the battle of 1814 between the French troops of Napoleon and those of the Austrian Duke Francis IV of Habsburg-Este, discover the dances of the time, taste foods inspired  at the time, or attend traveling shows in the romantic garden of Villa Sorra.

The beautiful Villa Sorra whose construction began in 1720 and lasted for several years, will allow the public to immerse themselves fully in the environment and in the atmosphere of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Free entry although some parts of the festival do charge a fee.

Information and reservations: by telephone: 388 25 29 796 – or by email

Full details of the program online here (in Italian)

Downloadable pdf program (in Italian) here.

Lots of photos and videos to whet your appetite can be found here.

Facebook page of Villa Sorra.

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