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Folklore and festivals

Local events, festivals and folklore in Reggio Emilia and province

Reggio Emilia

September 4-8, 2020

Giarèda Festival

Trade fair for artistic and traditional crafts. In corso Garibaldi. XXXXI edition.

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September 6, 2020

XXI European Day of the Jewish Culture

The theme of this edition is: "Jewish Tours". In the Synagogue, via dell'Aquila 3/a, and in the Jewish cemetery, via della Canalina.

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September 19-20, 2020

Reggio Emilia in Flower

Trade fair for plants and flowers. Participation of flower growers from all over Italy. In Piazza Martiri del 7 luglio and Piazza della Vittoria. The event on schedule March 21-22, 2020 has been cancelled to Coronavirus.

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April 25-26, October 3-4, 2020

Open dairies

Guided tours in the dairies. In the Consortium of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, via Kennedy 18. The event of April 25-26, 2020 has been cancelled due to Coronavirus.

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November 22, 2020

Il Prosperino

Sale and display of farmers' materials and equipment. In piazza San Prospero. Sale of handmade products and farmers' food and wine products. In piazza Prampolini and piazza San Prospero.

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November 24, 2020

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, 2021

Tricolour Flag Festival

224th anniversary of the proclamation of the National Tricolour Flag. In piazza Prampolini and in the Tricolour Flag Museum, piazza Casotti 1.

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October 17-18, 2020

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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Quattro Castella

September 24-27, 2020

Matildic Parade. Quattro Castella performs History

Historic parade in traditional old costumes. In the town centre and at Bianello Castle, via Bianello. 55th Edition. The event, scheduled May 28-31, 2020, will take place September 24-27, 2020.

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September 19-20, 26-27, 2020

Pumpkin Festival

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

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San Martino in Rio

November 15, 2020

San Martein Festival

Food and wine, medieval and hobbies market, handmade products. In the town centre and Estense Fortress, corso Umberto I. XVII edition.

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