03 September 2024

Feast of Saint Marinus and Foundation of the Republic Day

San Marino celebrates the Patron Saint and the Foundation's anniversary (301 A.D.)

All day in the old town with music, animations, tastings and tradition!


10.00 - Basilica of the Saint
Solemn Holy Mass

following - in the streets
Procession with the Relic of the Saint in the presence of the Captains Regent

10.30 - in the streets
Reading of the announcement
by the San Marino Crossbowmen Federation

14.30 - Porta San Francesco
Departure of the historical parade

15.00 - Basilica of the Saint
Crossbowmen Prayer and Blessing with the Relic of the Saint

15.30 - Cava dei Balestrieri
Big Crossbow Tournament with Games of Flags, Musicians and Figures
The representatives of the nine Castles of the Republic will compete for the title of National Champion, through an exciting competition with the best San Marino shooters

17.00 - Basilica of the Saint
Holy Mass and Blessing with the Relic of the Saint

17.15 - in the streets
Historical Parade

17.30 - Piazza della Libertà
Concert of the Military Band of the Republic of San Marino
Director: M° Stefano Gatta

19.00 - piazzale Lo Stradone
Great Bingo

23.30 - sky
Great Fireworks Show

The programme could be subject to variations

03 September 2024
from 10.00

San Marino Old Town
Basilica del Santo (Basilica of the Saint)
Porta San Francesco
Chiesa di San Pietro (San Pietro Church)
Cava dei Balestrieri
Piazza della Libertà
Piazzale Lo Stradone

Price: free event
Istituti Culturali (Cultural Institutes)
Booking not required


Basilica del Santo
Piazzale Domus Plebis
47890 Città di San Marino
San Marino