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MONTEROSSO VAL D'ARDA FESTIOVAL

Monterosso Val d'Arda Festival
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Description
The event is meant to spread the word about Monterosso Val d'Arda wine, as well as about the beautiful borough of Castell'Arquato with its history, tranditions and cuisine.
On these days, the cellars producing Monterosso wine offer guided tasting tours to make people aware of the potential of Val d'Arda wine. Moreover, there will be food stands and side events.
During the event, the cellars open are those dedicated to the production of Monterosso Val d’Arda and other producers from the neighbouring villages around Castell’Arquato, in order to promote the excellent local products.
A visit to Monterosso Festival is mandatory, especially for the array of collateral events and tasting tours accompanying the promotion of Monterosso wine and local foods.
Telephone
+39.0523.803215
Email
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From
28 April 2018
To
29 April 2018
Rates
free entrance
How to get there

Free parkings n. 1,2,3,4.

Info
IAT Castell'Arquato +39.0523.803215
Organization
Associazione La Goccia, AVIS Castell'Arquato, Comune di Castell'Arquato
Program
SATURDAY 28TH APRIL 2018
10.30 am: Festival opening
10.30 am: Food stands opening in piazza San Carlo
11.30 am Official inauguration in monumental square
11.00 am “Bollicine della Val d’Arda” opening in the gardens of Museo Geologico
11.00 am Exhibition: “Scorci della Val d’Arda” opening in the Palazzo del Podestà
4.00 pm: “Tasting of excellences of passito wines from Piacenza, wine harvest 2007 " at the art gallery “Transvisionismo”
5.00 pm: Tasting of franch wine from Provence (grotte di Santo Spirito)
4.30 pm: “Trekking of wine”, walk through the vineyards accompanied by hiking guides
Price: 10,00 euros per person. Booking is mandatory: phone: +39.0523.803215, mail: iatcastellarquato@gmail.com
Children’s area in piazza San Carlo, with the tricycles “Grilli”
“Dipingere con il vino”: the paintings of Maurizia Gentili (Via Sforza Caolzio)
Grotte di Santo Spirito: exhibition of old oenological equipment
Music live along the cellars street
Closing in the late evening of “barricaia”
9.00 pm Food stands closing
 
SUNDAY 29TH APRIL 2018

10.00 am: “Barricaia” opening
10.00 am: Food stands opening in piazza San Carlo
11.00 am: Tasting of franch wine from Provence(grotte di Santo Spirito)
Bollicine della Val d’Arda in the gardens of Museo Geologico
Exhibition: “Scorci della Val d’Arda” in the Palazzo del Podestà
3.00 pm: Guided tour of Collegiata and visit to the museum
4.00 pm:“Incontri a corte” tasting of malvasia from Parma at Grotte di Santo Spirito
5.00 pm: Guided tasting by Strada dei vini piacentini
6.00 pm: “Do you recognize the Monterosso?” aperitif quiz at the municipal wine shop
Children’s area in piazza San Carlo, with the tricycles “Grilli”
“Dipingere con il vino”: the paintings of Maurizia Gentili (Via Sforza Caolzio)
Grotte di Santo Spirito: exhibition of old oenological equipment
Music live along the cellars street
Closing in the late evening of “Barricaia”
8.30 pm Food stands closing
Information Office
Last update
Sunday, 15 April 2018
News and information edited by the Tourist Information Office of the Municipalities of Bobbio, Borgonovo V.T., Castell'Arquato, Piacenza and Vigolzone