Autumn in Barbagia awaits you in Austis

Austis, Sardinia, 23-25 September: this is the next step of Autumn in Barbagia – Cortes Apertas 2011, an itinerant event going around Central Sardinia villages. Three days of culture, folklore and typical uses of Sardinia.

From the name of the event (cortes apertas, “open courtyards”), it’s easy to understand that the main aim of this event is to cast visitors into the intimate traditions of the people from Barbagia, letting them taste typical products and typical lifestyle side-by-side with the inhabitants.

Autumn in Barbagia 2011 will start on 23rd September (5.00 p.m.) with the village cortes tour. During that evening, the houses owners will offer food and drink.

On 24th the day will pass through open air theater shows and the evening ball (9.00 p.m.) in the evocative place of S’arzola, ancient center of farmers life.

The last day (Sunday 25th), Austis will open again his cortes with songs, dances and rhythms from Sardinia musical traditions.

If you’ll enjoy the event, keep on following Autunno in Barbagia 2011, discovering the true Sardinia soul.

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