72nd RALLY OF THE ‘MADONNINA DEI CENTAURI’

(IN ALESSANDRIA: PUBLIC GARDEN ZONE / VIALE DELLA REPUBBLICA AND VIA SAVONA)

DETAILED PROGRAM (Info: www.mcmadonnina.it)

 

Friday 7th July 2017

12.00 Opening of the Rally zone and registration. Only those who are registered will be able to book for the long tour of Saturday. (25€ each)

15.00 Departure of a free turistic tour. Access to the various locations is allowed only by wearing a pass.

19.00 Closure of registrations, the Rally zone will remain open.

During the night, live music and entertainment within the Rally zone.

Saturday 8th July 2017
08.00 Opening of the Rally zone.

09.00 Opening of registrations. Only those who are registered will be able to book for the long tour of Saturday. (25€ each)

09.45 Gathering and check of those taking part to the long tour.

10.15 Departure of the tour through food and wine itineraries of about 150 Km with lunch-break. (25€ each) Be there with your pass and the registration.

12,30 Closure of registrations.

14,00 Opening of registrations.

15.00 Departure of the free tour through food and wine itineraries, only for those registered. Access to the various locations is allowed only by wearing a pass.

17.45 Reception of the Italian and foreign delegations in Alessandria City Hall.

19.00 At the Sanctuary of Castellazzo Bormida, reception and assignment of the Maid of Honor to the First Centaurs.

20,30 Inside the Sanctuary of Castellazzo Bormida, mass in memory of those who perished on the road officiated by Monsignor Guido Gallese, Bishop of the Centaurs. At the end of the Mass, lightning of the votive torch by the President of Honor, which will stay lit until Sunday night. Next, the Authorities will reach Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, where the ‘Mezzanotte Bianca’ will be launched by the Mayor of Castellazzo Bormida.

21.00 Live music within the Rally zone

22.30 Closure of registrations, the Rally zone will remain open.

Sunday 9th July 2017

07.30 Opening of the Rally zone.

08.00 Opening of registrations.

09.00 Formation of the official parade and departure from Palazzo Vescovile of Alessandria to the Sanctuary of Castellazzo Bormida.

10.00 Mass inside the Sanctuary, entrance of the First Centaurs with their motorbikes and blessing to all the motorcyclists given by the Bishop of the Centaurs, Monsignor Guido Gallese.

11 .OO Departure of the parade from Castellazzo Bormida.

11.45 Arrival of the parade in Piazza Garibaldi for the final parade, which will culminate in front of the Authorities Stage. Later, the entrance in Viale della Repubblica will be free for everyone, even those who are not registered.

13.00 Closure of registrations.

14.30 Official placements.

15.00 Award ceremony

Registration cost: € 10,00

There will be special prizes for groups and

With the registration:

You will also find:

The final parade on Sunday, from Castellazzo Bormida to Alessandria, ill count more than 10.000 motorcyclists parading for 80 minutes and placed in a line about 12 Km long. You can’t miss it!

The program may be subjected to variations.