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:


July 5 -12 - 19 - 26

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


From Friday July 7 to Sunday July 9

Monticello Fest Gallicano (loc. Monticello)

The Monticello quarter is back with a brand new festivity, immersed in the countryside of Gallicano. From 6 pm cocktails in the scenic area followed by a “German” dinner with Bavarian style foods. And, of course, lots of beer. Dj set & live music.


From Friday July 7 to Sunday July 30

Festival della Birra – Borgo 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!


Saturday July 15

Color vibe - Garfagnana 2017 Rainbow editionPiazza al Serchio

Third 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.


Sunday July 16

Motomerenda - A merenda dal contadino – Palleroso (Castelnuovo di Garfagnana) 

Historical reenactment of rural life and motorcycle meetup all in one. An unexpectedly harmonious contrast of two distant worlds that find common ground in Palleroso. 

Rendezvous in Piazza San Rocco at 2 pm


From Friday July 28 to Sunday August 6

Sagra delle CriscioletteCascio (Molazzana) 

The event featuring crisciolette – focaccia made with wheat flour and filled with bacon or cheese – has reached its 48th edition and this year returns on July 28, 29 and 30 and August 4, 5, 6 and with food stalls, lots and lots of crisciolette and much more.


July 29 – August 5– August 14

I briganti del Sillico ai tempi dell’Ariosto… all’ora di cenaSillico (Pieve Fosciana)

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

From 8 pm