Nougat Festival

The Festival of Torrone in Cremona, the sweetest event of the year, is held in the Lombard city for nine days of shows, cooking demonstrations, children’s workshops, tastings, live music, historical parades and meetings where the focus will be on more than 150 manufacturers of nougat from Italy and the world.

As always, the event that all sweet food enthusiasts and history lovers most eagerly await returns: from the 18th to the 26th of November 2017 the streets and squares of Cremona will be brought to life by events, performances and food tastings in the event of the Festa del Torrone. More than 250 initiatives will be taking place in a magical atmosphere, rich in history and tradition: games, entertainment, cultural events and food and wine events.

Come and discover our town during its sweetest festival: an opportunity which cannot be missed.

Event October 2019

South Tyrolean Bread and Strudel Festival

Since 2003 the South Tyrolean Bread and Strudel Festival has been offering a vast variety of freshly baked bread and original South Tyrolean apple strudel. 20 bakeries and pastry shops offer local specialties from all areas of the region. The visitors have the opportunity to gain insight into the baking tradition of South Tyrol and to enjoy numerous delicacies made from local products in one of South Tyrol’s most beautiful squares, the cathedral square of Bressanone/Brixen.

Event August 2019

Madeira Wine Festival

This ancient Madeira wine making tradition, annually promoted in the local village of Estreito de Câmara de Lobos, combines various cultural activities with wine making rituals, such as the picking of the grapes, the carrying of grapes to the press and other traditions related to a typical Madeira feast, which are fully enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. At the same time, there are a variety of activities and entertainment taking place in downtown Funchal and connected with folklore and the traditional wine-making process.