On July 6, the Festival d'Ampezzo is celebrating the opening of the season of field parties, which until the end of August will enliven the summer of districts - the "districts" of the basin - of Cadin, Cortina, Key, Alverà, Zuel and Azon. An opportunity for outdoor living the genuine soul of the Queen of the Dolomites, with a healthy dose of cakes, recipes and fun.
Opening the event, the concert at 15.00 Body Music Cortina in Piazza Angelo Dibona. Following the mini up for grabs: the relay race of children belonging to different districts (districts) of Cortina.
At 15.30 the female grabs, during which three will compete for factional district, a distance of over a kilometer. Close the traditional running of the Palio Sestiere male, with four runners in a relay race over a distance of 1,500 meters.
At 16.45 the exciting challenges of the cut stump and the tug of war, before celebrating with the awarding of the prize draw and raffle. A moment of strong union, which sees Cortina alive with a thousand sounds, voices, colors and traditional flavors, all to taste in dining prepared by Italian course in the districts of Cortina.
And to continue to live in the open air summer in the Dolomites, the missed field parties of the districts of Cadin (18 to 19 July), renowned for its special apple fritters made at the time, in Cortina (25 to 27 July) famous for the delicious omelettes, of Key (August 1 to 3) with its "tirtlen" spinach or jam, to Alverà (August 8 to 10) with the "fartaies", the typical fried pastries with cranberry jam and sugar veil; and even Zuel (August 13 to 14), which makes wood products the distinctive of its dishes with polenta and mushrooms and berries with whipped cream; ending with the District of Azon (August 22 to 24) which will offer its delicious pancakes as local gastronomic tradition wants.