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San Gandolfo Festival
The 7th Wednesday after Easter and the 3rd week end in September
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The Most Holy Crucifix
Starts May 1st
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La Sagra delle Nocciole (The Hazelnut Festival)
Always in August usually after the 15th, a moveable date

Lo Sfoglio
Late August

Santa Lucia
December 13


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Quiet moments in a Sicilian mountain village.

Posted by Suzanne on 28 Aug 2015

A collection of a few quiet moments walking the cobblestone streets of Polizzi, June 2015. The days were clear with blue skies and summer was nearing.

  No.1  The walls of Galgliardo:

The summer foliage draping the high walls of the 16th century Palazzo Galgliardo, will soon turn russet red and burnt orange as autumn comes in late September.

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Lovely Aubergine: Polizzi

Posted by Suzanne on 21 Aug 2015

The vibrant colours of the season's produce at Polizzi Generosa's weekly market; one June Wednesday 2015:

Deep radicchio red; striking aubergine purple; dark zucchini green; sun filled pepper yellow; pale 'asparagus green' and the colours of the tomatoes; a fresh green and a true 'tomato red'.

Polizzi's market, held under the shady trees of Piazza Giacomo Matteotti (also known as Piazza Del Carmine) just in front of the Church (Chiesa del Carmine), is on every Wednesday morning.

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