Festivals and Events

In our valley and in places close to it, there are festivals and events of gastronomic interest and cultural, so that your vacation will be enriched with experiences and new flavors .. During your stay we will update you on events in the area.
The festivals, as well as offering dishes and local specialties, are often enriched by events (music, theater, sport …) and entertainment.

Some festivals:

Festival of bringoli (typical pasta of Lisciano): Lisciano Niccone Second and third week of July

Festival of the noodle: Mercatale di Cortona in the first half of August

Festival of the steak: Cortona August 14 and 15

Porcini Mushroom Festival: Cortona next weekend in mid-August

Pigeon Festival: Montecchio Between July and August

Wild boar festival: Pergo In July

Chestnut Festival: Pierle Castle Second week of October

Barbarian festival: Castel Rigone early August

Festival of fried fish: Borghetto Lake Trasimeno (PG) late June

Snail festival: Cortona end of May Start in June

Palio of pierle val (market town of Cortona) second half of June


Cortona on the Move: International Photography Festival. From July to September

Cortona Mix Festival: Cultural event of music, theater, art and literature. August

Medieval Week: Cortona June / July

Antiquarian Cortona: Cortona End of August

Antique Fair Arezzo. Every first Sunday of the month and the Saturday before it

Joust of the Saracen: Arezzo 17 June and 3 September

Palio of Siena: Siena July 2; August 16