Lots of events this weekend (15th and 16th September)
THE WEEKEND IN CASALE MONFERRATO
In Casale Monferrato, from the 14th to the 16th and from the 21st to the 23rd of September, the Festa del Vino del Monferrato (Monferrato Wine Festival) returns! During the dinners of Fridays and lunches and dinners of Saturdays and Sundays of the event you can enjoy the flavors of good food at the Pavia Market with various entertainments. At the Castle there are five artistic exhibitions and, on Saturday 15th the Folkermesse, the festival of ethnic and popular music, opens with the concert by Andrea Capezzuoli’s Company. On Saturday 15th (at 11.30 pm) a pyrotechnic show is organized on the Lungo Po.
On Saturday 15th (at 3.30-6.30pm) and Sunday 16th (10-12.30 am and 3.30-6.30 pm) Casale Città Aperta is back and on Sunday 16th (3.30 pm) from Piazza Castello will start the walk to discover the monuments.
On Saturday 15th (10.30 am) "Stories by the river" at the pier along Viale Lungo Po Gramsci, while in Via Roma (10 am-7pm) the artistic exhibition "Tavolozza Settembrina".
On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th (10 am-1 pm and 3-7 pm), in the former Church Mater Misericordiae, is open the collective exhibition "The different languages of art". On Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th (8 am-6 pm) at the Palafiere Riccardo Coppo exhibition- exchange of vintage cars and motorcycles and on Sunday is organized the 17th National Vespa-Memorial "Pierino Prete" meeting.
On Saturday 15th (at 10 am-6 pm) and on Sunday 16th (9 am-3 pm), in the Leardi, Dante and Bistolfi gymnasium takes place the national tournament under 14 women's volleyball "Perbacco Volley". On Saturday 15th (9 am-7 pm), in piazza Mazzini the biological market. Saturday 15th (11 am-5pm), at the Pavia Market a philatelic cancellation for the second birthday of the Eternot Park.
On Saturday 15th (at 5 pm), tasting in the Grapperia 918 Magnoberta. On Sunday 16th (at 9 am) the "Motoraduno CRI 2018" takes place and (9am-7pm), in the center will take place the florist and hobby market "Casale in Fiore" and "Bollicine d'Arte". On Sunday 16th (9 am-7pm) in the Historical Center "Doc Monferrato Tipico e Shopping" market and (at 10 am-6pm) at the embarkation of Viale Lungo Po Gramsci will be organized the competition with the typical “Barcè” on the Po river.
MUSIC, TREKKING, EXHIBITIONS IN MONFERRATO AND LOMELLINA AREAS
Autumn arrives and the villages of Monferrato are painted of events. The PianoEchos' '18 music festival proposes performances by Maurizio Moretta (on Friday 14th September, at 9 pm, in the Church of Sant'Antonio Abate in Moncalvo) and by Lukasz Krupinski (on Saturday 15th September, at 9 pm, at the Borsalino Municipal Center in Pecetto di Valenza).
In the meantime, the Sansalvatorese September continues in San Salvatore Monferrato with the review "Parole e Musica in Monferrato" while in Vignale Monferrato the Monferrato Classic Festival proposes the concert by Camerata MCO on Sunday 16th September at 5.30 pm).
The Sartirana Textile Show will be held in Sartirana Lomellina until September 16th, the famous textile art exhibition with merchants, collectors and lovers of ancient textile art coming from all over the world.
On Saturday 15th is programmed a new opening at the Astronomical Observatory of Odalengo Piccolo to admire the celestial vault.
The protected areas of the Po of Vercelli-Alessandria also offer numerous opportunities, included guided tours of the Palazzo Mossi, at the Landscape Interpretation Center in Frassineto Po (Sunday, September 16th (10 am-1pm and 2.30pm-6pm) with guided tours and educational workshops for children.