The statue of Saint Lodovico, saint patron of the village, is made of plaster and papier-maché. Since XVII century it has been carried in procession every 19nt August, during the patronal day. The procession winds along the streets of the castle and along Saint Lodovico street, so called since XVII century: in 1631 the statue was carried in procession to protect the inhabitants against the plague.
Ufficio Cultura Comune di Serravalle Pistoiese
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