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Occhiobello - Santa Maria Maddalena


Pro Loco
Occhiobello - Santa Maria Maddalena
Tel. +390425 756299
Fax +390425 756299
e-mail address: prolocoocchiobello@yahoo.it
Website: www.vilpo.altervista.org

Main events

Epiphany Feast
6 January
Shows for children in the Auditorium Comunale, best “Presepe” (Christmas crib ), free distribution of “Epiphany stocking” . At the end “Brusen la Vecia” the Befana bonfire and free distribution of hot chocolate and cakes.
Where: S. M.Maddalena - Auditorium  comunale and skating rink near the Public Gymnasium

Carnival
February
Shows for children, Carnival little train parade, free distribution of typical carnival cakes “crostoli” and drinks
Where: main square in S.M.Maddalena, Giacomo Matteotti square in Occhiobello

1st May concert
1st May
Afternoon – midnight: Rock music bands exhibitions, at the end pizza for all the musicians
Where: main square in S. Maria Maddalena

S. Eurosia Feast
June
Religious procession in Baccanazza, dinner and music
Where: Baccanazza in S. Maria Maddalena
 

National fishing contest of sheat - fish
June
One day dedicated to the sheat - fish, a dominant specie in the Po river, coming from eastern Europe.
It was introduced in Italy more than 50 years ago, today it is very diffused especially in the Po and Adige rivers. It’s a hard fishing competition due to the large sized sheat - fishes. At the end, prize – giving and convivial lunch.
Where: main square S.Maria Maddalena

Meeting Fiat 500 Città di Occhiobello Memorial Erio Tartari
First Sunday of July
In collaboration with Occhiobello Car Club 500, car meeting in the main square in S.M. Maddalena and then lunch, lottery, prize-giving, return to Occhiobello in the commercial area for the speed and prototype race.
Where: main square in S. Maria Maddalena, Commercial area in Occhiobello
 

Santa  Maria Maddalena Feast
July
A week feast with luna park, little market, every evening a music show or performance
Where: main square in S.Maria Maddalena

Un Po d'autunno 
November
Painting exhibitions, various exhibitions of local artists referring to the Po river

Antiques market
Fourth Sunday of every month
For further information contact Pro Loco Occhiobello
Where: commercial area in Occhiobello