Offida: V'Lurd - Historical refractory on Shrove Tuesday. The locals in traditional costume, at the evening carry burning reed bundles through the streets to the Piazza del Popolo,
where they form a huge mountain of fire.
Bove finto - The locals in traditional costume carrying for hours a wooden bull through
the streets of Offida during Carnival Monday.
Divino in vino - 1st week of September. The wine tasting festival par excellence
Opera Festival - 2nd week in September
Ripatransone: Il Cavallo di Fuoco on the Sunday after Easter. A fiery horse (of course imitation) is driven through the streets of the town; fuss and spectacle with spectacular fireworks.
Chestnut Street Festival - last weekend in October
Cossignano: Festa di San Giorgio at the end of April
Castignano: Templaria Festival - 3rd week in August. A town puts itself back into the Middle Ages.
Ascoli Piceno: Quintana - knight festival with horse and lance at 1st weekend in August.
S. Benedetto del Tronto:
Weekly market on Tuesday and Fryday in the center near the railway station
In each village:
once or twice a week from August to October so-called Sagra festivals
with regional specialties, drinks and music.
One thing is guaranteed: Easter at the beach restaurants open as every year!