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Eel Festival – Comacchio

Weekends from September 28th to October 13th. delicious eel dishes, concerts, shows

Emilia Romagna - Eel Festival
28 Sep 2019 - 13 Oct 2019 Emilia-Romagna -Comacchio (Ferrara)  Festival | Food/Wine

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All weekends from Friday September 28th until Sunday October 13th 2018, Comacchio hosts the 21st edition of the Eel Festival.

Thousands of eel dishes are prepared in the food stands and in the restaurants in the center of  Comacchio among its beautiful canals and stone bridges.
During this celebration of Comacchio’s culinary tradition, thousands of fish dishes are prepared in the food stands and all restaurants fill the city center with flavors.

Comacchio, during the Eel Festival, finds its best expression, both gastronomic and cultural, offering good food, the colors of the sky and the lights of the water, between the sounds of nature and the joy of the popular soul.

The first edition took place in 1999.
The program includes competitions, exhibitions, shows, tastings, theater performances …
To download the program >>>

(photos: website of the event)