Close

Programme

Overview of the two day programme

The Palio of Amazons is an equestrian event taking place in Cagliari, Sardinia, on 11th and 12th May 2019. The main characteristic, and only example on a national and European level, is an all female horse race. The event is being hosted at the race grounds in the capital, Cagliari, on Poetto Beach.

11 May

11 May 2019 08:00

11 May
12 May

12 May 2019 08:00

12 May

Another novelty for the 2019 edition, is the involvement of nine districts of Cagliari, each of which will be attributed to a jockey on Sunday 12th May, for the Angloarab bred in Sardinia race. Special guests also include the presence of the celebrated riders of ancient equestrian traditions from three towns in Sardinia: the riders of Sa Carrela ‘e Nanti of Santu Lussurgiu, La Sartiglia of Oristano and S’Ardia of Sedilo.

Buy tickets

Daily pass adults

7.50

BUY
1 entrance + T shirt

14.50

BUY
1 entrance + T shirt + lunch

22.50

BUY

Under 12s are free of charge.

Veronica Simula

Friends of the Palio

Amazon from the Sardinian island of La Maddalena, winner of the 120km gallop in the desert, the Sheikha Fatima Bint Endurance Cup

Folk groups

CULTURAL GUESTS

SONGS AND DANCES FROM THE POPULAR TRADITIONS OF SARDINIA, THANKS TO THE WELCOME PARTICIPATION OF:

  • Luciano Loi cultural folk group from Giba
  • Villanova cultural folk group from the Villanova Cagliari district
  • Nuraghe folk group from Settimo San Pietro
Associazione Gruppo folk Settimo San Pietro Nuraghe
Gruppo folklorico Cagliari Quartiere Villanova
Associazione Culturale Folklorica Giba Luciano Loi

The 9 Districts of Cagliari

 
Castello
Castello
Is Mirrionis
Is Mirrionis
La Palma e Poetto
La Palma e Poetto
Marina
Marina
Pirri
Pirri
San Benedetto
San Benedetto
Sant’Elia
Sant’Elia e Giorgino
Stampace
Stampace
Villanova
Villanova
 
WE SUPPORT RESEARCH

The Palio of the Amazons supports research of the pioneering City of Hope Foundation

For every ticket sold, a euro will be donated to the Foundation, which has been providing assistance and curing young cancer patients Italy since 1994, as well as funding medical research in paediatrics.

FIND OUT MORE
 
 

CONTACT US

Write your message here
or contact us at +39 329.1536187
I have read and agreed to the privacy policy

Utilizziamo i cookie per garantire che alcune caratteristiche del nostro sito funzionino correttamente, raccogliendo dati analitici per comprendere e migliorare l'esperienza di un visitatore. Consulta la nostra cookie policy.