Last event, Italy (en)

Programme of the last event in Montegridolfo-Montescudo-Gemmno in August 13th / 27th 2016

Saturday, 13th August 2016

THE LIBERATED MONTEGRIDOLFO, TERRITORIAL PERFORMANCE REMINISCENT OF THE BREAKTHROUGH OF THE GOTHIC LINE

17.00 – Visit to the German defenses (bunker stations, etc.), the “Kommandantur” and the English camp

18,00  – Showing of the film “From the Metauro to the Foglia River” from “A. Gaffarelli ” archive

18,45 – Opening of “A. Gaffarelli” archive with a brief presentation by A. Agnoletti and D. Diotallevi.

19,00 – Major’s speech

– Arrival in W. Churchill Square with Generals of the Army

– Clash of the opposing armies

19.30 – Double threshing of 1945 and dances in the farmyard

20.00 – Dinner with bean and chickpea soups and also dishes of typical local cuisine, listening to “Canzonette” songs of the 1930s / 40s

20.30 – Entertainment

21.30 – Music and songs of the 1930’s / 50’s with the musical group of Mondaino “Gothic Line Band”

22.30 – Parade and award ceremony of the participants in vintage costumes, music and dances of the local tradition

23.30 – Entertainment

 

Sunday, 14th August 2016

THE LIBERATED MONTEGRIDOLFO, TERRITORIAL PERFORMANCE REMINISCENT OF THE BREAKTHROUGH OF THE GOTHIC LINE

17.00 – Conference in the Blue Grotto, with brief speeches: “Gothic Line, a name for propaganda” (T. Maffei); “W. Churchill and the attack on the Gothic Line” (A. Agnoletti); “Contribution of the Italian Army to the Liberation” (D. Diotallevi)

17.45 – Double threshing of 1945 with vintage cars, farmyard dancing

– Greetings from the Mayor of Montegridolfo Lorenzo Grilli

18.45

– Commemoration of the battle of Montegridolfo with the heroic act of Lieutenant “Norton” performed by the “The Green Liners”

– Commemoration of the last armed confrontation in front of the village between “English” and last-resistant “German”

19.20 – The “English” come into the square with the wounded Ten. Norton leading the “German” prisoners

20.00 – Dinner with bean and chickpea soups, local traditional dishes. “Canzonette” songs of 1930s / 40s

Ore 20,15 – Entertainment in the square: “La Bottega Voices”, songs of the years 30/40

Ore 21,00 – Entertainment in the square by street artists

– Fashion show with vintage dress and prizegiving of the best

Ore 22,00 – Dialect Comedy “September 1939”, story of three contenders for the innkeeper at the beginning of the Second World War

Ore 23,00 – Dance in the square to late night

 

From Monday 15th August to Sunday 21st August 2016

MUSEUM OF GOTHIC LINE IN MONTEGRIDOLFO

SHARE / Video Review on APPEACE project and the partners

 

Monday 22nd August 2016  

GOTHIC LINE MUSEUM OF MONTESCUDO, MEMORY HALL 

SHARING / Video Review on APPEACE project and partners

 

Wednesday 24th August 2016
HOSPITALITY

15:00à20:00  Welcome in Rimini

  • Welcome – Arrival in Rimini
  • 18:00 1st meeting at Rimini station – Transfer Rimini – City of Montecchio of Vallefoglia (6 persons with luggage)
  • 00 Arrival and accommodation at the“Bluarena” in Montecchio of Vallefoglia
  • 20:30 Dinner at Osteria “Da Peppe” (near the hotel)

 

  • 00 2nd meeting at Rimini station – Transfer Rimini – City of Montecchio of Vallefoglia (4 persons with luggage)
  • Arrival and accommodation at the“Bluarena” in Montecchio of Vallefoglia
  • 23:00 Dinner at Osteria “Da Peppe” (near the hotel)

 

Thursday 25th August 2016

1st DAY OF ACTIVITIES – (Montegridolfo, Montecchio, Tavullia, Gradara, Gabicce Mare)

  • 00 Meeting point in hotel and departure to Montecchio of Vallefoglia
  • 15 Arrival in Montegridolfo – Greetings from Mayors and Introduction

 

  • 9:30 to 11:30 Technical Meeting at Grotta Azzurra – Coordinated by Giulia Allegrucci and Gianluca Sarti
  • Report of the APPEACE project
  • Results of survey

10.30 Coffee break at Garden Patisserie

  • Future collaborations
  • NETWORK OF WAR PLACES FOR PEACE

 

  • 30 – Guided Tour to San Rocco Church, Borgo (visit organised by the Museum staff)
  • 12:30 – Lunch at Ribabottina (site at the foot of the castle)
  • 14:30 – Drive to the cemetery of Montecchio -Crown deposition- Guided visit by Terzo Maffei

Expected arrival 14:45 – Guided tour (30 minutes)

  • 15 Departure for Tavullia (Canadian Memorial) – Crown deposition -Guided visit by Daniele Diotallevi

Expected arrival 15:30 – Guided tour (15 minutes)

  • 45 Departure for Cemetery Gradara – Crown deposition + visit to the historical centre-Guided visit by Daniele Diotallevi

Expected arrival 16:00 – Guided tour (stay 1 hour 15 minutes)

  • 15 Departure to Greek Cemetery in Riccione -Crown deposition – Guided visit by Alessandro Agnoletti

Expected arrival at 17:35 – Guided tour (Stop 30 minutes)

  • 15 Drive to Gabicce Mare

Expected arrival at 19.00

  • 30 Dinner at “Bel Sit” in Gabicce Mare
  • 00 Tour in Gabicce Mare
  • 22:30 Return to the Hotel “Bluarena” (Montecchio of Vallefoglia)
  • Expected arrival at 23:00

 

Friday 26th August 2016

2nd DAY OF ACTIVITIES – (Gemmano, Fragheto of Casteldelci, Cattolica)

– 8.45 Meeting point in hotel

– 9:00 Transfer from Montecchio of Vallefoglia to Gemmano

-10:00 Welcome at City Hall and visit to the exhibition “The Battle of Gemmano”

-11:00 Coffee break

-11:30 Departure to Casteldelci – Arrival 12:30

-12.30 Lunch at “Il Capanno” restaurant

-14:30 Visit to the Village of Casteldelci accompanied by the Mayor Luigi Cappella

-15:30 Transfer to Fragheto of Casteldelci

-15:45 Guided tour of the massacre sites of Fragheto (1 hour and 45 minutes + coffee break)

-17:30 Departure to Montecchio of Vallefoglia – Expected arrival at 19:00

-20:30 Dinner at “Il Mulino Bianco” in Montegridolfo

-22:30 Return to hotel

 

 (* Transfer 10.45 towards Rimini Station for 1 person)

 

Saturday 27th August 2016            

3rd DAY OF ACTIVITIES – (Conference hall, Hotel Bluarena – Montecchio of Vallefoglia)

– 8.30 Meeting point in hotel

– 9:00 Speeches by Daniele Diotallevi, Alessandro Agnoletti, Terzo Maffei

– 09.30 Screening of the film: “The Liberated Montegridolfo ” and “APPEACE: War Places- Peace Citizens” (Production I Fanti)

– 10:00 Brunch

– 11:30 Closing remarks – Transfer to Rimini Station