On July 14th 1890 at the Sala della Vaccara, approximately 50 persons found the “Sport Association Braccio Fortebraccio”.

Trasimeno. This is the name of the lake of Perugia, which comes from its geographical location: over the mount Imeno (or Menio), its pre-roman name, which delimits it at south.

The Giostra della Quintana is one of the events not to be missed for those who come to Umbria. It takes place in Foligno in June and September.

 

Perugia 1416 is based on the participation of the five districts of the city and aims to promote the contribution of the population with a project which has precise purposes of social ga

Spello’s Infiorate is a manifestation which takes place in the small town of Spello, in Umbria, on the occasion of the Corpus Domini feast, on the ninth Sunday after Easter.

Umbria Jazz (abbreviated UJ) is the most important jazz music festival in Italy.

During the 16th Century Perugia was under the control of the Pope, while living a form of semi-autonomy.