The Chestnut Festival:  Autumn  events in the Serchio Valley

The Chestnut Festival: Autumn events in the Serchio Valley

It is known that the chestnut is the undisputed star of the Autumn season. Here are a few of the enogastronomical events in the Serchio Valley that celebrate one of the fruit-symbols of the season.


October 4:

The Festa della Castagna at Trassilico (Municipality of Gallicano), where, among other things, you can savour local food products through the streets of the old town (in case of rain, the event will be held the following Sunday)

The 9th edition of the Festa della Castagna at San Romano in Garfagnana with tastings of local food products.


October 11:

Castagnata in piazza at Cascio (Municipality of Molazzana)


October 18:

Castagnata at Bolognana (Municipality of Gallicano)

The Sagra della Castagna in Piazza della Chiesa at San Pietro di Lucchio (Municipality of Bagni di Lucca)

Festa della Castagna at Careggine


October 25:

The Castagnata Alpina at the sports facilities area of Gallicano

The 2nd edition of the Castagnata in Riva al Lago at Pontecosi (Muncipality of Pieve Fosciana)

The Castagnata CAI at Castelnuovo in Garfagnana