Grape Feast – Verla di Giovo
September 2021. Harvest, food, music, shows and activities for children
In September 2021, Verla di Giovo, in Val di Cembra (province of Trento) hosts the Grape Festival. celebrating in 2021 the 63rd edition
The feast is much appreciated by wine lovers.
Among the most distinctive activities, there are the Grape March, a food and wine tour through the Giovo vineyards with stands and tastings (fee is requested), and the Palio dei Congiai, a competition where countrymen need to fill barrels as quick as possible by carrying the water with the “Congial ”, the typical tool used in the fields during the harvest.
The Parade of Allegorical Wagons is the climax of the event with harvest-themed wagons. The floats are judged by a jury and the most characteristic wins the first prize.
Harvest, food, music, shows and activities for children are just a part of the attractions that the festival offers.
For info and reservations call +39 347 2949246
(photos from the official website. Credits: Carlo Fedrizzi.
Cover photo: Diego Rizzolli)