13 to 15 and 20 to 22 September, 2013 in Casale Monferrato (Alessandria) –
Casale Monferrato hosts the “Monferrato Wine Festival”: in two weekends, from 13 to 15 and 20 to 22 September, the traditional Italian festival offers a look at wine and typical products, accompanied by entertainment and concerts at the Market Pavia, the Castle and the old town.
The Italian hills come alive for the most important moment of the agricultural season in Monferrato: the harvest. Hard work is meaningful, because it will give life, with the new year, the birth of some of the finest and most appreciated wines in the world.
The Wine Festival, will once again be the privileged showcase these strengths, opportunities to those who participate to be able to taste and appreciate the wealth of country.
At Pavia Market in Piazza Castello over 20 Pro Loco of the area will present their menu, which can be tasted under large tensile structures with more than 2,500 seats.
You can taste the wines of the “Golden Press” and other excellence of the territory. In addition, musical events, markets products, art exhibitions and trade, and other events at the Castello del Monferrato and in the streets of Old Town.
August 31-September 1st, 2013 in Cocconato d’Asti –
Cocco… Wine, consolidated event organized by Go Wine Monferrato with the support and collaboration of the City of Cocconato, is back from 31 August to 1 September.
The beauties of the town will be enhanced in two days of celebration through tastings and insights, guests and music that will invade the historic center once again confirming the tourist, the quality wine-growing and wine-making ambitions of what is known historically as the “Riviera of Monferrato”
Saturday, August 31 (from 17 to 24) and Sunday September 1 (from 16 to 20), the center will host the tables for tasting wines and typical products of the companies of Cocconato, Monferrato and visiting delegations.
The event, which saw increasing results in terms of public and exhibiting companies, represents an opportunity to enhance the wine-growing territory of Cocconato and the typical products that are part of the heritage of this land.
The six wineries Cocconato, along with some guests will fill the tasting table set up along Via Roma: a virtual wine route, in which the samples will be alternated tastings of typical products.
July 13, 2013 at Incisa Scapaccino (Asti)
Incisa Scapaccino, in the province of Asti, goes back to the Renaissance: the new edition of “Incisa 1514,” the historical reconstruction of the battle between the Marquis Oddone d’Incisa and William IX Marquis of Monferrato.
The streets are full of commoners, the guards of the village take the oath to the flag and stand guard at the gate of Valcalzara and San Giovanni.
The Carmelite friars ask for offers for the districts. Swordplay and skirmishes for streets and squares, parade and exhibition of flag bearers in honor of the Marquis of Incisa in the streets of the village, theater and street entertainment for children and then again assaults on the village and the process.