"Orange Battle" in the Italian town of Ivrea

The unusual carnival "Battle of the Oranges" - "Battle of the Oranges", or "Orange Battle" was held in the Italian town.

This is one of the oldest festivals in the world, founded in 1808. Carnival lasted three days, and all this time in the town of Ivrea streets seething orange battles. Usually fights takes about 300 tons of citrus.

After the fights, all participants unanimously clean streets of oranges remains.