THE SCHIO CARNIVAL PARADES
It starts on Saturday 13 at 20.00 with the night parade departing from Piazzale Summano. It opens the show, the "Omo" wagon, the symbol of Schio, realized last year thanks to scanning and 3D printing techniques. The chariot statue, now a symbol of Schio Carnival, is sectioned at the height of the bust, two and a half meters high and is a real Omo reproduction scale 4 times larger than the original. The statue's hand to support iI Carnival trophy was taken off the bus and changed. The Organizing Committee has decided to award each year to a different association maintenance and dressing of this tank and this year the task falls to the Infant School Mary Immaculate "Via dei Nani.
Following animation Rossi square with Stella FM RAdio: Voice Gioia Martinelli and Dj Matteo Sandri, Valter Sabbiati and Marco Cappello.
Sunday 14 at 14:00 it starts the second parade of chariots, even from Piazzale Summano, to arrive in Piazza Statuto. The "Seven Notes" band from Marano leads the parade with the folk group Majorette Malo.
5 will be the Schio wagons that will compete this year at the Trophy conquest of the District:
- VACCHECASIN - Cà Trenta Quarter
- FORE IL DENTE FORA IL DOLORE - Poleo Cappuccini-Sacro Cuore Quarters
- MA CHE CARRO D' EGITTO - SS. Trinità and Sacro Cuore Quarters
- S.P.Q.M. - Magrè Quarter
- METTETE DEI FIORI NEI VOSTRI FURGONI - Giavenale Quarter
The award ceremony the bandwagon is scheduled at 17.30.
Both Saturday and Sunday food stands with pancakes, chocolate and mulled wine and, also returns for this edition, the market organized by the socio-cultural promotion NSV, entitled Schio between Artists, Culture and Tastes, in Piazzetta Garibaldi, Via Pasini and Via Pasubio.
"Schio Carnevale Insieme" has the support of Confcommercio, Confartigianato, Trattoria San Martino, Radio Club Schio, Famila and Stella FM Radio.