Back on time this year the Carnival of San Mauro a Signa now in its 49th edition. The latter will be held on Sundays in 1. 8:15 over to 17 February from 14.30. The Carnival of San Mauro was born in 1966 at the behest of the then parish priest Don Armido Pollai and some volunteers from the parish to entertain the children of the country. To date it promises every year to organize parades the three Sundays before Shrove Tuesday and is made possible thanks to the Committee of the Carnival of the parish, whose members, with a volunteer work, gather in a shed from the month of September of 'first year to build wagons. The result? A lot of originality, creativity and imagination in three wagons central and many masked groups. It 'a carnival for major and especially for the little ones. During the festivities parade floats, walking groups, train. Also shows, food stands, entertainment and rides. Admission is by donation and the Committee points out that the proceeds are used for subsequent editions and parish. And as they say in San Mauro "If another year the carnival want to rejoice, a bit 'of pecunia we have to bestow. Without a bit 'of your good heart carnival dies. "