Booking your holiday at Gallo delle Pille, located in Monzambano, in the province of Mantua, in Lombardy, you can attend from the Opera to street artists: the events around Lake Garda between Lombardy and Veneto.
ARENA OPERA SEASON
From June to August, at the Verona Arena, you can attend to a rich program of plays that will entertain lovers of the genre. A long series of artists, dancers, actors and singers will alternate on the stage, making every evening full of emotions. The scenographies edited in every detail will bring the spectator inside the scene. It is also inaugurated in June and continues until September the Verona SUMMER THEATER. Prose and dance evenings will delight theater lovers in unique and evocative locations such as the Roman Theater and the Corte Mercato Vecchio.
Every year in September in Peschiera del Garda, the fall of the Cisalpine Republic is remembered with a HISTORICAL REENACTMENT. Coming from different European countries, many young people in uniform perform in parades, duels, checkpoints and fights. Fields will also be set up and training maneuvers and patrols will be carried out to rebuild the historical event.
FIERA DELLE GRAZIE
Grazie di Curtatone, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, hosts the ancient Fiera delle Grazie which began in 1425, when the sanctuary became a pilgrimage destination. Art, culture and food come together to make a special event. The best is expected between 14 and 15 August, when the square of the Sanctuary will be invaded colored by the works of hundreds Madonnari (pavement artists). A jury of distinguished people will supervise over the event. Music, shows and cultural events will support the festival.
MADONNARI (PAVEMENT ARTISTS)
On August, in Grazie di Curtatone, during the Fiera delle Grazie, the square of the Sanctuary of the Beata Vergine delle Grazie hosts the national meeting of the Madonnari, which involves the participation of several artists from all over Italy and from abroad that after the traditional blessing of chalk, their main work tool, will give life to colorful works turning the square into a real art gallery.
From September 29th to October 3rd, in Bardolino take place one of the most characteristic festivals dedicated to the typical wines of the area: the Bardolino. The festival includes a rich program of events dedicated to this prestigious wine. The festival is supported by musical entertainment offering visitors 16 concerts in 5 days. The presence of many food and wine stands and exhibitions will enrich even more the amazing scenario in which the event takes place. In the food and wine stands you can taste menus proposed by the same organizing associations and of course, wine tasting.
Every year in September, Castellaro Lagusello hosts the highly anticipated edition “Castellaro Buskers”. The event hosts the performance of numerous street artists accompanied by the sounds typical of the places they come from. All followed by delicious food in a place full of charm and culture.