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Folklore and festivals

Local events, festivals and folklore in Reggio Emilia and province

Reggio Emilia

May 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019

Open Farms

Opening of farms, holiday farms and taste museums. Guided tours, workshops and tastings.

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May 25-26, 2019

Open Wineries

National event with guided tours in the wineries. XXVII Edition.

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June 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2019

Pink Wednesdays

Performances with musicians, dancers and buskers in streets, squares and courtyards. In the town centre. X Edition.

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September 4-8, 2019

Giareda Festival

Trade fair for artistic and traditional crafts. In corso Garibaldi and piazza Gioberti. In corso Garibaldi and piazza Gioberti; September 7-8 also in piazza Roversi and via Farini. XXXX Edition.

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November 24, 2019

St. Prospero Festival

Cultural events and religious ceremonies dedicated to Bishop Prospero, Patron Saint of Reggio Emilia. Market and travelling markets, artistic crafts, gastronomic stands, music, performances. In piazza San Prospero and in the streets of the town centre.

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January 7, 2020

Tricolour Flag Festival

223rd anniversary of the proclamation of the National Tricolour Flag. In piazza Prampolini.

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June 13-16, 2019

Lambrusco Wine and DiWine Spirits Festival

Tastings, competitions, performances and meetings. 49th Edition. In piazza Cavicchioni and parco Lavezza.

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June 1-4, 2019

San Quirino Festival

Art, exhibitions, gastronomy, sport, market with stands, handmade and local gastronomic products. In the town centre.

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October 19-20, 2019

San Luca Festival

Market with stands, antiques, display of local gastronomic and handmade products. In corso Mazzini, squares and streets of the town centre.

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June 8, 2019

Pink Night

Opening of the shops, stands, performances, entertainment, buskers, children's area and disco. "Art and Ingenuity" market with artists, handicraft and hobbysts. In the old town centre and piazza Ragazzi del Po.

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September 28-29, 2019

Lost Plants and Animals

Market of traditional types of fruits, flowers, vegetables, vegetable seeds and rural animals. Market of typical and forgotten food and wine biological products. In the town centre. XXIII Edition.

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Quattro Castella

June 1-2, 2019

Scarpasoun Festival

Festival dedicated to the typical Erbazzone (Scarpasoun in local dialect), spinach-filled salted cake. Tastings, games, music. In Montecavolo locality.

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June 6-9, 2019

Matildic Historic Parade

Historic parade in traditional old costumes. In the town centre and at Bianello Castle, via Bianello. 54th Edition.

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September 21-22, 28-29, 2019

Pumpkin Festival

Gastronomic event dedicated to the pumpkin. In the town centre and in Parco Salici, via IV Novembre. XXIV Edition.

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May 31 - June 2, 2019

festivaLOVE - Lovers in Scandiano

Sleepless nights with conferences, music, theatre, street arts, art performances, installations, activities for children. In the town centre.

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