Events in Chianti

L'Eroica
  • the road race "L'Eroica" for oldtimer bicycles will take place 2 Oct. 2016 in Gaiole in Chianti
Official site for WBHC 2017 ranges
  • We are proud to announce that we have been chosen to host the ranges for the WBCH 2017 which will take place from 17 top 24 June 2017. The ranges will be on our private property as well as on the neighboring property of Tenuta di Ricavo in Castellina in Chianti . our present 3D archery range will be incorporated into the championship's 8 ranges.
    Following the WBHC we will maintain 3 of the championship ranges and thus become the largest private "free-style” archery center in Italy. We are looking forward to welcome and accommodate many archers from all over the world.
Siena Palio
  • Italiy's most famous traditional horse "race"
    Each year, the schedule for the palio remains exactly the same, with dates for tests and final race for the first Palio always from June 29th
    July 2nd, and dates for the second Palio always from August 13th - August 16th.
Open air opera festivals
  • in July and August open air opera festivals are at
    - Torre di Lago on a lake stage (1,5 hrs. drive) with operas from Puccini
    - Verona (2 hrs. drive) in the arena with operas from Verdi
    - Siena and surrounding area (from 25 min to 1hrs. drive) - concerts and operas
    - San Gimignano (45 min) - concerts and operas

    from may to end of sept in the surrounding towns and cities:
    - weekly small classical concerts and chamber music in churches and market places
    - open air concerts of modern music and jazz
Pentecoste a Castellina
  • the famous wine festival in Castellina will again take place during the Pentecoste week-end 14 to 16 May 2016