Joust of the Saracen ( Giostra del Saracino ) held twice a year in Arezzo, Tuscany. In this joust, "knights" on horseback representing different areas of the town charge at a wooden target attached to a carving of a Saracen king and score points according to accuracy. http://www.arezzo-info.com
Arezzo, Giostra del Saracino | Arezzo, Giostra del Saracino WWW.PODERESANTAPIA.COM The historical reenactment Giostra del Saracino takes place every year in Arezzo on the last but one Saturday of June, by night and on the first Sunday of September, in the afternoon (the September Joust). The protagonists of the event are the four quarters of the town of Arezzo.