Events scheduled for the month of July in Garfagnana and the Serchio Valley

Events scheduled for the month of July in Garfagnana and the Serchio Valley

Summer in Garfagnana and the Serchio Valley continues with lots of new events.


Here’s what on for the month of July:

From Friday July 1st to Sunday July 24

34th Festival della BirraBorgo a Mozzano (sports field)

The exciting summer festival is about to begin! Over 10,000 m2 of space divided into four large areas, entertainment, shows, concerts, dancing, stalls, open-air markets, food, amusement park and – above all – beer!


July 6 -13 - 20 - 27

Mercato sotto le stelleBarga (Via del Giardino - Via Canipaia - Piazza Pascoli - Piazzale Matteotti)

A true nighttime fair more than an itinerant market, with lots of stalls offering artisan products and not only. From 8 pm to midnight.


July 15 - 22 - 29

Castelnuovo by night

Shops open late into the evening, musical and cultural events in the historic center, accompanied by must-see correlated events.


Saturday July 16

Color vibe - Garfagnana 2016 Rainbow editionPiazza al Serchio

Second edition of the most magical, motley colored, entertaining race in the world. With a ‘ready-set-go’, the Color Vibe takes off... in white to highlight the colors “shot” at the participants at every kilometer of the course at the Rainbow Points.


Saturday July 30

Italia NostraPiazza al Serchio (San Donnino)

Food Itinerary through the streets of the town, enriched by scenic designs, music, costumes based on the regional theme of “North, Center and South”.

From 7 pm.


From Friday July 29 to Sunday August 7

Sagra delle CriscioletteMolazzana (Cascio)

The event featuring crisciolette – focaccia made with wheat flour and filled with bacon or cheese – has reached its 47th edition and this year returns on July 29, 30 and 31 and August 5, 6 and with food stalls, lots and lots of crisciolette and much more.


July 30– August 6– August 14

I briganti del Sillico al tempo dell’Ariosto… all’ora di cenaPieve Fosciana (Sillico)

A walk through the town and historical and gastronomic fair where actors recall life at the time of Ariosto.

From 8 pm.


Sunday July 17

Motomerenda - A merenda dal contadinoCastelnuovo (Palleroso)

Historical reenactment of rural life and motorcycle rally all in one. An unexpectedly harmonious contrast of two distant worlds that find common ground in Palleroso. Rendezvous in the Motoraduno meeting point at 3 pm