528° FIERA FRANCA DI OULX - FIERA DEL GRAND ESCARTON - 40° RASSEGNA ZOOTECNICA DELL'ALTA VALLE SUSA

CULTURE & TRADITION
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The fair is born in 1494 to compensate the damage caused by the transit of the Charles the Eight armies camped in Oulx: the King give at the town of Oulx the permission to have a free tax fair at the end of the summertime.
From 1494, the Fair is visited by the all the neighboughring people creating some commercial exchanges between the occitan transalpine population.
From 1983 in the same day it takes place the “Rassegna Zootecnica dell’Alta Valle Susa”, a zootechnical exhibition that turn into a big feast for breeders prized for their activities despite the difficulties of living and breeding on mountains.
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