Grape Festival – Merano
October 17-18, 2020 good food, good wine and folklore with traditional dance and music.
Every third weekend of October, this year on Saturday 17 October and Sunday 18 October 2020, the Grape Festival takes place in Merano, in the province of Bolzano.
The event, born in 1886, coincides with the final period of the grape harvest and apple harvest and, as per tradition, is accompanied by good food, good wine and lots of folklore with traditional dances and music.
In 2020 the great parade of allegorical wagons will not take place
The climax of the festival is reached on Sunday, the day when the great parade of allegorical wagons is held. The real particularity of this parade in traditional clothes are the two most famous allegorical wagons: the Apple Crown and the Kundschafter, a huge bunch of grapes weighing about 300 kg.
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