Appointment June 1 in Monteriggioni, medieval village with "The Castle of Toys" - with fairy tales, games, crafts and culture, from 11 to 19.
The first edition of the event on the occasion of the World Day of the Game!
A two-horse carriage complete with a coachman, a cart of other times full of caramel apples and cotton candy, music, great characters, lots of games and, as an exceptional location, a medieval castle among the most beautiful in Italy.
Sunday, June 1, from morning till evening (hours: 11-19), the beautiful village of Monteriggioni host the first edition of "The Castle of Toys", an event aimed at families and organized by Giocolenuvole with the town of Monteriggioni. So, on the occasion of the World Day of the Game, the Castle of Monteriggioni - mentioned by Dante in the Divine Comedy and crossed by the ancient Via Francigena - will become the theater of a great event, during which art, play, culture, crafts, literature ... will merge together to create a unique experience, able to excite young and old.
The families were welcomed by the characters of fairy tales and accompanied by pleasant music of the street, in their journey through the streets of Castello meet bells with warns that Candlewick leaving for the castle of Toys, the wise Jiminy Cricket that puts children in the guard become donkeys, mischievous Cat and the Fox, the beautiful Blue Fairy on trapezes, a real storyteller Eater, a cabin itinerant Puppet and many good jugglers, who will entertain the kids with their stunts.
And if that were not enough, contained in the Castle, there will be five play areas, which will make even more small dip in a fairytale world: we will Toyland, the Forest of Plenty, and the Race of a real Ciuchini in his carpentry shop Mastro Cherry.
Meanwhile, in the main square, mom and dad can browse through the market stalls that will offer local crafts. Inevitable, finally, the first international exhibition of Ancient Game of Bagatelle, a kind of ancient game: there are pieces on display from all over the world and dated from 600 to today.
Do not miss a fun-filled Great Treasure Hunt at the Castle, which coinvolgeràfigli and parents. Moms will also enjoy the area Bimbox, where they can change and nurse their young in peace.
Organization: Giocolenuvole, in collaboration with the City of Monteriggioni.
Tickets: there is an entrance fee for the gaming and entertainment areas. Reduced: € 8.00 (residents of the City of Monteriggioni, children up to age 14, disabled). Full price ticket: € 13.00. Children under 3 years are free.