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Enjoy in kayak and discover Lake Maggiore – 2017

Fun on the water in an enchanting environment Everyday from July to end September 2017

Lake Maggiore surrounded by mountains is always elegant particularly when the wind blows from the south... Read More »

Come and live an experience on the glacier

Live Macugnaga Experience on the glacier 

Meet in Macugnaga Staffa at 9:00 a.m. ca. with alpine guide. Departure by cableway from Macugnaga to Mount Moro. From the mountain hut, you will... Read More »

“Ferrata” with guides to Macugnaga – Passo Monte Moro

Live Macugnaga “Ferrata” with guides


Meet in Macugnaga Staffa at 9:00 a.m. ca. with the alpine guide. Departure by cableway from Macugnaga to Mount Moro. From here you will start a... Read More »

ARONA – Bike in flowers

ARONA – Bike in flowers

Sunday, the 21st May 2017, date in Arona for the traditional “Bike in flowers” organized by the Association Pro Loco of Arona! Around 200 colourful... Read More »

MEINA – Maggio vien cantando!

MEINA – “Maggio vien cantando! “

On Saturday, May the 20th, at 8.30 p.m., a meeting with the Church of S.Margherita of Meina with the concert “Maggio vien cantando”! For... Read More »

BAVENO – “Vandal Contest Graffiti”

BAVENO – “Vandal Contest Graffiti”

The youth council of the municipality of Baveno, called “Baveno 360″, presents the “Vandal Contest Graffiti”.

The final objective of this contest is twofold: to give... Read More »

BAVENO – Happy Farm Market

BAVENO – “Happy Farm Market – Art, Design and Handicraft”

Saturday 13th and Sunday 4th of May, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., the lakefront of Baveno will be lined... Read More »



On Thursday, May 4th, at Domodossola’s Multifunctional Hall G.Falcioni, at 9 p.m will take place “La Bohème”, a small representation of the most beautiful pages of... Read More »

ORNAVASSO – Life between Leponti and Walser

ORNAVASSO – “1st May Event: Life between Leponti and Walser”

The new Association of Ornavasso organizes, in collaboration with the Municipal Administration and local authorities, two festival days beginning on... Read More »

PELLA – Colorful Flowers from the Lake: Country Edition

PELLA – “Colorful Flowers from the Lake: Country Edition 2017”

Sunday, the 30th of April, the “Colorful Flowers from the lake – Country Edition 2017” will take place in Pella... Read More »

MEINA – Open Sails 2017

MEINA – “Open Sails 2017″

The Meina Naval League organizes for the 30th of April the event “Open Sails”, an open day open to all.

The event aims to give tourists... Read More »

BAVENO – The Market of Forte dei Marmi

BAVENO – the Market of Forte dei Marmi

Event in Baveno with the market of Forte dei Marmi. This market “event” will bring the quality of the Made in Italy... Read More »

INTRA – Enjoy Sicily on Lake Maggiore

INTRA – “Enjoy Sicily: typical products and handicraft from Sicily!

From 28 April to 1 May, the lakeside of Intra will breathe the air of Sicily!

“Sicilia Viva in festa” is a festival... Read More »

“Serate di Gola 2017″ – Itinerant Food Festival

“Serate di Gola” from 22nd April

“Serate di Gola”, local flavors and the artisanal wisdom will be on your plate during these itinerant dinners: beginning on 22 April,... Read More »

OMEGNA – First Vespa Meeting

OMEGNA – “First Vespa Meeting”


On the 23rd of April, the First Vespa rally will take place in Omegna.

The rally will begin at 9.30 a.m. with the meeting and the inscriptions at... Read More »

PALLANZA – Platea Cibis

PALLANZA - Platea Cibis: An International Street Food” From Friday the 21th  to Tuesday the 25th, don’t miss the Street Food  in Verbania!The lakeside of Pallanza host for four days stands with international gastronomy, visitors will... Read More »

VARZO – Aprile Varzese 2017!

VARZO – “Aprile Varzese 2017!”  From 19th April to 1st May


From 19th April  to 1st May will take place in Varzo back the appointment with the April Varzese, local historical event,... Read More »


S … Cova l’ova 17th April 2017, from 09:30 to 00:30

On Monday 17th April, returns Scova l’ova a joyful appointment, over the years has grown and has recall a big number... Read More »

The Tulip Week 2017

“The Tulip Week” at Villa Taranto From 9th to 25th April

As per tradition, from 9th to 25th April, the event “The Tulip Week” will take place at the Villa... Read More »

The Ossola Trail 2017

The Ossola Trail  9th April 2017

The Ossola Trail and Ossola Bech Trail will both take place on the 9th of April 2017, with start at 9:00 in Piazza Cavour (Piazza... Read More »

Run the Top Race 2017

Run the Top Race

The circuit VCO Top Race is back after the great success of last year, including 13 of the most important running events in the Verbano Cusio... Read More »

Night skiing in Domobianca

Skiing under the stars From 20 January to 31 March 2017

The ski area of Domobianca will remain open from 7 to 11 p.m. every Friday, allowing the skiers experience the... Read More »

Trontano Mushroom Festival

Culture and Gastronomy in the Ossola Valley 16-18 September 2016

The mushroom festival “Sagra del Fungo” is held every year in the characteristic village of Trontano in the Ossola Valley. This... Read More »

Stresa Festival 2016

International Music Festival on Lago Maggiore From 19 July to 6 September 2016

The Stresa Festival has determined the soundtrack of the summer on Lake Maggiore for over half a century.... Read More »

Tones on the Stones 2016

Music in the quarries of the Ossola Valley From 23 to 30 July 2016

From 23 to 30 July the quarries of the VCO province transform into a stage when the... Read More »

Stresa – 1st edition of the “Zoo Run”

Run for charity in the park of the Villa Pallivicino Sunday 17 April 2016

In Stresa, they are getting ready for the first edition of the “Zoo Run”; a non competitive... Read More »

Lake Maggiore Half Marathon 2016

21 km of breathtaking panorama Sunday 6th March 2016

The much awaited event LMHM – Lake Maggiore Half Marathon 2016 – is back with its 9th edition. Starting from Pallanza, the... Read More »

Stresa nel Gusto…with Gorgonzola!

Stresa with a touch of Gorgonzola Sunday November 15th 2015

Another appointment with the initiative “Stresa nel Gusto”, this time with the taste of Gorgonzola. The town’s bars and restaurants will... Read More »

Chocolate Magic in Stresa

Stresa presents Chocomoments From 30th October to 1st November

The last weekend of October, just as Expo Milan is closing, a magical world of sweets is opening on Lake Maggiore: Chocolate... Read More »

Cioccolago in Mergozzo

Chocolate Festival on Lake Mergozzo 24 and 25 October 2015

The Piazza Cavour in the charming town of Mergozzo on the northern shore of the lake with the same name will... Read More »

BITEG 2015 in Stresa

International Marketplace for Gastronomic Tourism Stresa October 23rd to 26th

The charming town of Stresa has the honour to host the XVI edition of the BITEG – Borsa Internazionale del Turismo... Read More »

5th Lake Maggiore Marathon 2015

Running along the shores of Lake Maggiore October 18th 2015

Along the most charming coast of Lake Maggiore the most important sporting event of the territory returns: the Lake Maggiore Marathon... Read More »

Pumpkin Festival 2015

Celebrating the pumpkin in Santa Maria Maggiore 17th and 18th of October

The weekend of the 17th and 18th of October the village of Santa Maria Maggiore dresses up in autumn... Read More »

National Porcini Fair in Albereto

Exhibitions, meetings, gastronomy and shows From 11 to 13 September 2015

In Albareto in the province of Parma the 20th edition of the National Porcini Mushroom Fair will take place. From... Read More »

34th International Chimney Sweep Festival

International meeting in the Vigezzo valley

In Santa Maria Maggiore in the Vigezzo valley it’s time for the 34th celebration of the trade of the chimney sweep. From... Read More »

Potato Festival in Montecrestese

Slow food in occasion of the Milan Expo 2015

From 28 to 31 August 2015 the highly anticipated Potato Festival, organised by the Pro Loco of Montecrestese. In... Read More »

Pirate Party in Stresa

Piracy, games and gastronomy Saturday 29 August 2015

It’s time for more festivities in the town of Stresa. After a successful Latin-American party, the association Stresa a 360° organises a “Pirate... Read More »

Bringhome – Night shuttle service

Safe roads on the shore of Lake Maggiore

Every Friday and Saturday in August, the project “Cannobio sicuralanotte” supplies a shuttle service free of charge for those, residents or not,... Read More »

Firework Festival at the Toce Waterfall

Pirotechnic shows in an extraordinary scenery Saturday 8 August

This year the Fireworks Festival returns to illumintae the sky above Lake Maggiore, Lake Orta and the Ossola Valley.

Saturday the 8th of... Read More »

Trontano Open Air Festival 2015

Open Air – The alternative festival of the summer From the 6th to the 9th of August

It has been two years since the last Trontano Open Air Festival, and as... Read More »

Visits to the quarry of the Milan Cathedral

 Marble and memories in the Ossola Valley

Discover the origins of one of the most famous Italian monuments during this unique excursion. Together with the Venerable Factory of the Milan... Read More »

Festival of Fireworks 2015

Lake Maggiore on fire

One of the most awaited events of the summer returns to Lake Maggiore: The Festival of Fireworks 2015. This year, the festival consists of nine pyrotechical... Read More »

Latin American Fiesta in Stresa

Tango, tacos and tequila! Stresa, August 1st 2015

After the success of the Festa Country it’s time for another party in Stresa. This time the association Stresa 360° has organized a... Read More »

Summer skiing in Macugnaga

Down the slopes even in June

For the winter sports enthusiasts it’s time to once again put on the ski... Read More »

Nights in Suna and “Sip and Run”

Drink and run on Lake Maggiore

The 26th and the 27th of June the lake front in Suna will transform into a huge party! Friday the 26th the nights in... Read More »

Festa Italiana in Stresa!

Dancing in the streets of Stresa

We travel back to the 60′s when the streets and squares light up with events and entertainment for the Festa Italiana in Stresa. The... Read More »

Gustadom in Asti 15th Edition

In the shadow of the Asti Cathedral…

On the 5th, 6th and 7th of June the Associazione Rione Cattedrale of the Asti Palio organises the “Gustadom”. The event, now on... Read More »

Giardinidea 2015 in Gignese

Republic Day in nature

The village of Gignese, ideally located between lakes Maggiore and Orta, proposes an alternative way to celebrate Republic Day. For the first time, the initiative Giardinidea... Read More »

OrtaFiori flower festival on Lake Orta

The pearl of Lake Orta in bloom

In Orta San Giulio, the beginning of the summer season is announced by the inauguration of the OrtaFiori flower festival. From April 24th... Read More »

Giro d’Italia 2015 on Lake Maggiore

The lake welcomes the Giro d’Italia

The 98th edition of the Giro d’Italia, organized by RCS Sport/La Gazzetta dello... Read More »

Flowers and flavours at Villa Taranto

A gastronomic walk in the park

On Sunday the 24th of May, the Botanical Gardens of Villa Taranto on Lake Maggiore... Read More »

Festa Siciliana in Intra

Viva la Sicilia!

For the weekend of the Ascension, the lake front in Intra transforms into a Festa Siciliana. Thanks to the Cultural Association Sicilia Viva, the visitors will be... Read More »

Lake Maggiore – Half Marathon 2015

The 8th edition of Veneto Banca Lago Maggiore Half Marathon

On April 19th, on the shores ofLake Maggiore the Veneto Banca Lago Maggiore Half Marathon returns for it’s... Read More »

Fly for Fun – Val Grande

The longest zip-line of Europe

The cable will have a length of about 1850 metres with a vertical drop of 289 metres, starting at an altitude of 1276... Read More »

The 18th Gran Premio Nobili Rubinetterie in Stresa

Ready, steady, GO!

Thanks to the organization by the Associazione Ciclistica Arona, the cyclists participating in the Gran Premio Nobili Rubinetterie are racing for the 18th time this year. The... Read More »

Snowshoe Race in Alpe Devero

After the cancellation of last year’s race due to heavy snowfall, “La Traccia Bianca” organized byCAI Pallanza returns to Alpe Devero.

The 10th edition of the beloved snowshoe race , which... Read More »

“Il Letto Ovale” – A comedy dedicated to women

In Arona there is a very special evening planned for the International Women’s Day.

On March 8th starting at 9 p.m. it will be possible to enjoy the brilliant and... Read More »

A Relaxing Valentine’s Day

Submerge youself in love….and in the warm thermal waters of Premia Terme!

Instead of the usual candlelit dinner, there is an alternative way for happy couples to spend... Read More »

The Stresa Carnival 2015

For the Anglophones there’s Halloween but now the real costume party of the year is coming up.

Saturday 14, Sunday 15 and Tuesday 17 February the festivities of the Carnival... Read More »

A “Winter Ordeal” on Lake Maggiore

Let’s challenge winter! For the cold blooded there are two events you can’t miss this February.

For the 39th time in Arona and the 12th time in Cannobio “The Winter... Read More »

EXPO 2015 and Lake Maggiore await you from 1st May!

Available every day from May 1st to October 31st 2015

Visit the global event of the year, the Milan Expo 2015, with the added bonus of... Read More »

Charity “Kitchen contest”!

It ‘s time to challenge in Casale Corte Cerro . Charity and culinary blend together to give life to a great event .

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The Europe’s longest “Zip-Line” is here!

Next spring , between  Piana D’ Arla and Segletta , placed in the territory of Aurano , will open a new and... Read More »

Cannobbio, “la marcia dei lanternit” is back!

Who says only in Halloween the night comes to life?

On  31 January come back the evocative walk in the moonlight for the 47th time, on Read More »

A new passion: “The snowshoes”

with the winter arrival, are back as well all the sports dedicated to this season.

The snowshoes (ciaspolata)  is a reality with ever more areas  participants .Each... Read More »

Winter trail, to stay fit!

For all the sport’s lovers it’s time to warm up the muscles, the ” Vogogna’s winter trail” is back.

To dispose of all calories taken... Read More »

Skiing in Piedmont, winter 2015

This crazy winter, with temperatures above expectations, is a real nightmare for mostly ski resort, but in the middle of the piedmont’s Alps resists Alpe Veglia and its wide... Read More »

Epiphany in Cannobio

An afternoon with the “Befana”…

Come to greet the “Befana” on Tuesday 6th January 2015 at the New Theatre in Cannobio at 3.45 p.m.!

Afternoon with the... Read More »

New Year’s Eve at Lake Maggiore

New Year’s Eve 2014 Cruise at Lake Maggiore

An idea to spend a great New Year’s Eve at Lake Maggiore: New Year’s... Read More »

Epiphany in Oltrefiume – Baveno

The “Befana” will arrive in Oltrefiume

Here she comes… the old lady with broken shoes!

Even in 2015 you can’t miss the appointment with the “Befana” on... Read More »

New Year’s Day 2015 in Ascona

For a good beginning

On Thursday 1st January 2015, according to tradition, at 6.30 p.m. Ascona welcomes the New... Read More »

“La Tavolata” of Ascona

3rd edition in Ascona

On Sunday 28th December 2014 in Ascona (the pearl of Lake Maggiore in Ticino) will... Read More »

Santa Claus in Baveno

Santa Claus arrives in Baveno

When does Santa Claus arrive? At Christmas Eve!

That’s why he will arrive on Wednesday 24th December 2014 directy from the lake... Read More »

“Corsa da Natal” – Ascona

Traditional appointment with the Christmas race

The traditional “Corsa da Natal” or Christmas race, takes place along both the Borgo lanes and the lakeside promenade of Read More »

Christmas exposition in Verbania

The Great Exhibition of Nativity scenes from all over the world and Christmas decorations

In collaboration with Terrae Novae and Dolfi Land, Villa Giulia in Verbania-Pallanza will host... Read More »

“Un Salto nel Passato” 2014

Baveno and its famous event “A Plunge into the Past”

The event “Un Salto nel Passato” is now... Read More »

Christmas Market in Domodossola

Waiting for Christmas in Domodossola

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th December 2014 as last years in Domodossola you will breath a magical Read More »

Christmas Market in Locarno

Christmas Market in the old town centre

Perfume in the air, lightings and Christmas music welcome visitors in the main streets of the old town centre of Read More »

Funny Farm Christmas in Stresa

Farm animals in Stresa’s town centre

With the occasion of the Patronal Feast of St. Ambrose, on Sunday 7th December 2014, the centre of Stresa at Lake Maggiore... Read More »

Winter camellia 11th exposition

6th-7th-8th December 2014 at Villa Giulia Verbania-Pallanza

Lake Maggiore is one of the best area for acidophilic flowers cultivation:... Read More »

Christmas Markets in Santa Maria Maggiore

16th edition of Christmas Markets in Santa Maria Maggiore in Vigezzo Valley

From Saturday 6th to Monday 8th December 2014 in Read More »

Christmas Market in Ascona

Waiting for Christmas in Ascona

Winter weekend in Ascona, the pearl of Lake Maggiore in Ticino – Switzerland.

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“Saperi e Sapori” Cannobina Valley

“Saperi e Sapori” in Cannobina Valley Pig Feast in Falmenta

On Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November 2014 “Saperi e Sapori” in Cannobina Valley and Pig Feast in Falmenta... Read More »

Christmas tree of Arona

Lighting of the great Christmas tree of Arona

On Saturday 29th November 2014 in Arona the great Christmas tree will be lighted up, as tradition.

The ceremony will begin at the... Read More »

Verbania ON ICE 2014-2015

Skating ice rink in Pallanza

As tradition also this year in Verbania-Pallanza you will find “Verbania ON ICE” the skating ice rink that will entertain Read More »

Locarno on Ice 2014-2015

Locarno on Ice in Piazza Grande

Don’t miss the appointment with “Locarno on Ice” in Piazza Grande in Read More »

Christmas Markets at Lake Maggiore’s area

Christmas Markets at Verbano Cusio Ossola area

Before Christmas every weekend in the area of Verbano Cusio Ossola there is the possibility to visit charming Read More »

Aromas and Tastes Lounge

84th International Alba White Truffle Fair

Aromas and Tastes Lounge…

Guided tastings: Piedmont Hazelnut I.G.P. with Moscato d’Asti D.O.C.G. Wine.

In Alba on... Read More »

Santa Maria Maggiore: “Musica da bere”

  “Musica da bere” festival from 12th July until 30th August

Santa Maria Maggiore is a popular holiday resorts in Vigezzo Valley where art, culture and nature live... Read More »

Camellia’s Exhibit at Lake Maggiore 2014

Camellia: the queen of Lake Maggiore’s flower

Camellia is Lake Maggiore’s official flower… Come to the lake and admire its elegant colours!

In spring the Camellia National... Read More »

Borromean Islands reopening 2014

Borromean Islands: new season 2014 at Lake Maggiore

Almost everything ready for the reopening of the beautiful gardens and majestic palaces of the Borromean Islands at Read More »

Reopening Botanical Gardens Villa Taranto

Villa Taranto is ready for season 2014

Who has been in Verbania, at Lake Maggiore, for a long time or just for one season or even only for... Read More »

Citrus Fruits Festival 2014

7th edition – March 15th and 16th 2014 Citrus Fruits Festival of Cannero Riviera

Exhibitions, music and tours discovering Mediterranean fruits cultivated… on Lake Maggiore!

On March 15th... Read More »

Locarno On Ice 2013-2014

Locarno On Ice Christmas 2013 November, 22nd 2013 – January, 6th 2014

A carpet of ice in the Piazza Grande, Read More »

“Fiori di Fuoco” 2013 edition

 Fireworks Festival: 8 spectacular performances

Saturday, June 29th has started one of the most awaited and spectacular event of the year: “Fiori di Fuoco” (Fire Flowers). This year... Read More »

Opera on Lake Maggiore

Stresa, July 26th – 27th,  2013

The Association VoceAllOpera is organizing two interesting events on July 26th and 27th in Stresa, Lake Maggiore.

Friday, July 26th  from... Read More »

Festival Lago Maggiore Musica 2013

July – August, 2013: concerts on Lake Maggiore banks

The nineteenth edition of Festival LagoMaggioreMusica is coming up: the appointment is from July 20th to  August 31st 2013.

The chamber music festival... Read More »

Stresa in concert: Sound of America

Concert: Sound of America Honor Band & Chorus

Don’t miss this concert at Stresa’s Conference Palace at Lake Maggiore, on Friday, July 12th 2013 at 9.15 p.m., free entrance.

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Discovering Antrona Valley!

The Friday of the Park

Guided tours to discover the area of Antrona Valley with hiking guides and touristic guides! Interesting Read More »

Moon and Stars – Locarno 2013

Locarno: Moon and Stars 2013 To welcome Moon and Stars for ten days in July (from 4th to 14th 2013), the ‘ Read More »

Jazz Festival Ascona 2013

The biggest European Jazz Festival dedicated to Hot Jazz

For ten days in early Summer (from June 21st to June 29th 2013), the pretty town of Read More »

Arona: 51st Lake Maggiore’s Fair

Arona and Lake Maggiore’s Fair

51st edition of the Fair of Lake Maggiore: unique opportunity to discover and explore dozens of exhibitors of all kinds.

The fair... Read More »

Locarno Camelia Festival 2013

“Locarno Camelia” edition 2013

The edition 2013 of  ”Locarno Camelia” will take place in Camelia’s Park of Locaro at Lake Maggiore from Wednesday, 20th to Sunday, 24th... Read More »

Villa Taranto reopening 2013

The most beautiful Botanical Garden of Lake Maggiore

The Botanical Garden Villa Taranto in Pallanza at Lake Maggiore (VB) will open again for season... Read More »

Borromeo Islands reopening 2013

The wonders of Lake Maggiore are going to open again for season 2013

Finally the reopening of the three jewels of Lake Maggiore: the “Isola Bella”, the “Isola... Read More »

Bill Barrett in concert in Ameno

Bill Barrett & Ryan Donohue in concert

Wednesday, 13th February 2013 at 9 p.m. at Tornielli museum of Ameno (NO).

Bill Barrett is the genius of chromatic harmonica,... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Brissago

Carnival in Brissago “La Bugada di re Pitoc”

The inhabitants of Brissago in Canton Ticino are all ready to celebrate carnival 2013!

Thursday, 14th February... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Ascona

Carnival in Ascona Risotto and sausages for everybody! Carnival 2013 in Ascona – Canton Ticino will be celebrate on Mardi Gras (12th... Read More »

Dale Watson in Borgomanero

Dale Watson in tour

Monday, 11th February 2013 at 9.15 p.m. at Rosmini theatre of Borgomanero (NO).

A legend of Texas, he is intereseted in recording great... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Baveno

Carnival in Baveno Queen Goss and king Zulù

Sunday, 10th February 2013

from 11 a.m.: concert of Baveno’s town band and aperitif offered by the Tourist Association “Pro Loco... Read More »

Foot race – Oltrefiume, Baveno

For jogging lovers!

Sunday, 10th Febraury 2013 will take place the usual appointment with the not-competitive foot race  ”Ammazzainverno” included in “Gamba d’Oro” circuit. Departure from the oratory... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Cannobio

Carnival in Cannobio “Ambrosiano” carnival in Cannobio

“Ambrosiano” carnival 2013 in Cannobio: it will start on Saturday, 9th February 2013 at 9 p.m. in the... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Stresa

Carnival in Stresa King Falcett and his Court in Stresa

Many are the events and appointments in Stresa... Read More »

Carnival Cusio: Gravellona Toce

Carnival in Gravellona Toce Carnival at Lake’s Dome

The Acting Company “Amici per un Sogno” with town Gravellona Toce organizes: “Carnevaliamo 2013″!

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Italian wine and food in Gravellona Toce

Wine and Food from all Italian regions “Sapori Veri d’Italia”

Wine and food fair with 20 stands that will propose tastings and sale of... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Locarno

Carnival in Locarno “Stranociada” of Locarno

Celebrations for carnival in Locarno on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th February... Read More »

Carnival Lake Maggiore: Verbania

Carnival in Verbania Fun with “I Pacian” from Intra

Many are the events and appointments in Verbania for carnival 2013. Don’t miss them!

Further information under:  Read More »

Carnival Lake Orta: Omegna

Carnival in Omegna The royal family Nigoglia at Lake Orta

Carnival celebrations 2013 in Omegna (at Orta Lake) will start on... Read More »

Macugnaga: week’s sport

For winter-sport-lovers

For lovers of winter sport activities here there is something interesting… a whole week dedicated to winter sports: Alpine skiing, free ride, icefalls and snowshoes excusions... Read More »

Carnival Ossola: Vogogna

Carnival in Vogogna Carnival with king Wolf in Vogogna

Sunday, 3rd February 2013 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Vogogna all the inhabitants will be ready to celebrate... Read More »

Arona: 37° winter plunge in the lake

Plunge in the lake… brrr!

Sunday, 3rd February 2013 appointment with the 37° edition of the winter plunge in the lake, this event is loved from all Arona’s... Read More »

Carnival Ossola: Domodossola

Carnival in Domodossola Togn, Cia and Mattarella Court

Also this year the Committee “Polenta and Sciriuii” of Domodossola organizes the famous appointment with the carnival! Many are the volunteers,... Read More »

Nordic walking all together

Nordic walking excursion

A Sunday with aim sport! January 27 2013: nordic walking excursion to “Lagoni di Mercurago” Natural Park –... Read More »

Carnival Ossola: Ornavasso

Carnival in Ornavasso The “long” Ornavasso carnival

Saturday, 26th January 2013 will start the long celebrations of the carnival of Ornavasso till Mardi Gras Tuesday, 12th February!

Many... Read More »

Flamenco in Villadossola: “Fuego”!

Event connected with the exhibition “Pietre d’Infinito”

Antoni Gaudí Art and Culture Exhibition Centre in collaboration with Domodossola Municipality and Piedmont Region in partnership with Verbano Cusio Ossola Province, exhibits... Read More »

Warm relax of thermal water

Saturday night in Spa

Take time for yourself and spend a night in the hot thermal water of Premia Spa in  Read More »

Forum Omegna: “Senti chi parla”

Training day

Saturday, 26th January 2013 at Omegna Forum there will be a training day addressed to teachers, educators, animators, parents and other operators of Read More »

“Moontan”… on the snow!

Night snowshoes excursion at “Rifugio Crosta”

Saturday, 26th January 2013, wearing snowshoes… the appointment is at Solcio Alp (Varzo - Divedro Valley)!

An adventurous and... Read More »

Moon and snow: what a wonderful couple!

Moon in the park

The excursion “Moon in the park” will take place on Friday, 25th January 2013 at Read More »

Saint Anthony Abbot feast

Animals’ benediction

Sunday, January 13 2013 at 2.30 p.m. at lake-front in front of the Belgirate’s church there will be the  animals’ benediction during Saint Anthony Abbot feast.

Father... Read More »

Villadossola: it’s time to get married!

Just Married

Sugared almonds, elegant clothes, party favors, flowers and whatever will be the true characters on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th January 2013 in Villadossola at “La... Read More »

Arona: concert for Cilla for Haiti

Cilla for Haiti

On Saturday January 12th 2013 at 9 p.m. in the Arona’s Congress Palace, the association Cilla for Haiti Onlus ( Read More »

Miracle of the Holy Pity in Cannobio

“Lumineri” feast

In Cannobio, as every year on January 7th, the town lights up with thousands small red candles on windows, bolconies, along roads,... Read More »

Dromedary and camels in Stresa

The Three Wise Men arrive in Stresa

The Three Wise Men will arrive on Sunday 6th January 2013 in Stresa. And this year there will... Read More »

A good beginning for a good year

Fireworks in Ascona Fireworks on the lake in front of Ascona, on Tuesday 1st January 2013 at 6.30 p.m. After the New Year’s... Read More »

New Year’s Eve Cruise at Lake Maggiore

At Lake Maggiore waiting for 2013

Night cruise at Lake Maggiore with dinner, live music for all ages and midnight toast to celebrate arrival of 2013.

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Waiting for 2013 at Lake Orta

La Dolce Vita… New Year’s Eve 2012/2013

The beginning of a new year brings new hopes and emotions and San Rocco hotel in Read More »

Playing = jumping in Stresa

Jumping for fun in Stresa!

All children want to go in Stresa (Cadorna square) on 28th, 29th and 30th December... Read More »

Santa Claus on holiday at Lake!

Santa Claus arrives in Baveno and Feriolo

When does Santa Claus arrive? At Christmas eve!

That’s why he will arrive on Monday 24th December 2012 at 6 p.m.... Read More »

Dancing Queen in Bolzano Novarese

On the tracks of “Mamma Mia!”

Don’t miss the appointment with the musical “Tre uomini e… Donna! La Dancing Queen!” on Monday 24th December 2012 at 9 p.m. in Bolzano... Read More »

Christmas in Omegna at Lake Orta

Christmas markets in Omegna

The tradition continues… On Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd December 2013 in Omegna there will be nice Christmas markets. They will be rich of typical... Read More »

“La Scala” brasses in Domodossola

Christmas concert

The Tourism association ProDomodossola has got the honor to introduce: the Christmas Concert – The Brasses of the famous Milan Theater “La Scala” will play with... Read More »

Do you believe on World’s end?

Someone says that everything is going to end… …is it true?!

So, waiting for the end, we just want to have fun!

What do you think?! Don’t you want... Read More »

Antonella Ruggiero in concert

Great exhibition’s opening event in Domodossola

With Antonella Ruggiero’s magnificent voice will open to the public the exhibition “Pietre d’Infinito. Dalla solida pietra, una vita. Un balzo d’Eterno.” on Thursday... Read More »

Domodossola “Pietre d’Infinito”

“Dalla solida pietra, una vita. Un balzo d’Eterno.”

Artistic show dedicated to stones which explains the Romanesque art till the famous Sagrada Família.

Show’s main character is the... Read More »

“Festa del Settore Giovanile”

Eating “Panettone” in Baveno

The “Festa del Settore Giovanile” will take place on Thursday 20th December 2012 at 8.30 p.m. at Grand Hotel Dino in  Baveno. Sweet panettone,... Read More »

Christmas Concert in Domodossola

Andolla Choir in Domodossola

A Christmas Concert will take place on Wednesday 19th December 2012 at 9 p.m.  at the collegiate church dedicated to Saint Giuseppe and Saint... Read More »

Baveno: “Un Salto nel Passato”

The most famous Christmas event at Lake Maggiore!

Folklore and tradition, ancient smells and costumes, jobs and tools: everything with the event “Un... Read More »

Christmas in Formazza Valley

Winter Fair 2012

The Winter Fair 2012 will take place at the soccer field of Valdo – Formazza from Saturday 15th to Sunday 16th December 2012 from 10... Read More »

Waiting for Christmas in Cannobio

Christmas Company’s Parade

Saturday 15th December 2012 in the town centre of Cannobio will take place the Christmas Company’s Parade (2° appointment), with music, children animation and games!

From... Read More »

Tasting strolling around in Stresa

Tasting in Via Cavour and… in Stresa’s town centre

Saturday 15th December 2012 from 5 p.m., owner’s shops of Via Cavour in Stresa and of the surronding area of... Read More »

Cycling for charity at Lake Orta!

Bike tour of Lake Orta

Saturday 15th December 2012, departure and arrival from Omegna – Salera square, bike tour of Lake... Read More »

Christmas at “Borgo della Cultura”

Christmas markets in Domodossola

Fifteenth edition of Christmas markets in Domodossola from Friday 14th  to Sunday 16th  December 2012…... Read More »

Saint Lucia patronal festival in Suna

Concert of Dorothea Van Dèlen

The Concert of Dorothea Van Dèlen will take place on friday 14th December 2012 in Verbania Suna in the Saint Lucia church at 9 p.m., for... Read More »

Artistic Christmas atmosphere

Artistic Christmas trees and nativity scenes

Don’t miss the exposition of artistic Christmas trees and nativity scenes from 8th December 2012 to 6th January 2013 in Villa Giulia’s park... Read More »

Verbania ON ICE: sport for fun!

Ice-skating rink in Intra

If you don’t know what to do during your Christmas holidays… till 6th January 2013 it’s time to have fun on the ice-skating rink... Read More »

It’s Christmas time also in Canton Ticino

Ice skating in Locarno!

The ice-skating rink Locano On Ice is huge and fabulous! There is enough... Read More »

Romantic lake Maggiore

Sunset cruise at lake Maggiore

On Holidays from 21st October 2012 to 17th March 2013 -except Christmas time from 10th December 2012 to 5th January 2013-  the public boat... Read More »

Fireworks @ Lake Maggiore! – Your seat!

“Fiori di Fuoco” 2012 – Reserve your front row seat!

Watching the fireworks from a very privileged location … a private motorboat on the lake!  Enjoy the show without any... Read More »

65° Film Festival in Locarno 2012

August 1.-11 Film Festival in Locarno – A unique experience

Located on the banks of Lake Maggiore at the foot of the Alps, the medieval town of Locarno welcomes festival-goers... Read More »

Fireworks @ Lake Maggiore!

From July 28th to August 26th –  14th World Championship of Fireworks

“Fiori di Fuoco”the World Championship of Fireworks has come to its 14th edition.

Also this year the event will be characterized... Read More »

Stresa Festival 2012 – Lake Maggiore

The Festival Settimane Musicali di Stresa was founded in 1961 by the Venetian lawyer Italo Trentinaglia de Daverio inspired by his great love of music rather than by any... Read More »

Celtic Festival 2012 – Lake Maggiore

Arona – Punta della Vevera – on 13th – 14th and 15th July 2012

“NovaAria 2012″ 5th edition

Celtic Festival of the province of Novara Music, Art & Celtic Culture

ARONA - FRI, 13/07/2012 - SUN,... Read More »

Lake Orta – Ameno Blues Festival

Ameno Blues 2012 – Lake Orta

from June  22nd to July 14th 2012

Friday 13th July 2012 - DWAYNE DOPSIE & ZYDECO HELLRAISERS (USA)  “America’s Hottest Accordion” winner, Dwayne (Dopsie) Rubin, plays a... Read More »

Tones on the Stones – Lake Maggiore

Kurt Elling & Charlie Hunter – Wednesday, 11 July 2012 In the event of bad weather the event will be postponed until 12 July

9 p.m.  Children’s choir and the Big Band of... Read More »

Tones on the Stones – Lake Maggiore

Butterfly Effect – Saturday,  7 July 2012 Opera ballet – World Première In the event of bad weather, the event will be postponed until 8 July

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Festival Giordano 2012 – Lake Maggiore

From July 6th to 15th the “Umberto Giordano” Festival  in Baveno, Lake Maggiore.

Great protagonists and concerts in extraordinary places!

The important summer music festival of Lake Maggiore represents an extraordinary... Read More »

Lake Maggiore LetterAltura 2012

Lake Maggiore LetterAltura 2012 – June 28th to July 22nd 2012

Sixth Edition

Verbania: 28 June – 1 July 2012 Valle Antigorio (Baceno e Crodo): 7 – 8 July 2012 Lago d’Orta (Ameno... Read More »

Jazz Ascona 2012 – Lake Maggiore

Jazz Ascona – From June 21st to July 1st 2012

10 days and nights of party, thousands of expected visitors, 200 concerts on six stages on the lakeside and throughout the historical center.

Ascona... Read More »

Foresta Rossa – Lake Maggiore

Lake Maggiore – from June 2nd to October 21st 2012 -Contemporary Art

FORESTA ROSSA (Red Forest) is the title of the artistic project that Velasco Vitali will perform from June 2... Read More »

Cherry Festival 2012 @ Ossola Valley

From June 1st to June 3rd 2012 - Cherry Festival in Anzola, Ossola Valley ….  only 2 steps away from Lake Maggiore

“La Sagra delle ciliegie” is the annual Cherry... Read More »

Lake Maggiore Boat Festival

From 18th to 20th May 2012 – Lake Maggiore Boat Festival  From Friday 18th to Sunday 20th May 2012 in Verbania there will be the first edition of Lake Maggiore... Read More »

Nature Festival on Lake Maggiore

Sunday 13th May 2012 - Nature Festival in a Castle on Lake Maggiore!

at Castello dal Pozzo in Oleggio Castello there will be the event called “Natura in Festa”, a... Read More »

Serate di Gola 2012 – Ossola Valley

The best restaurants situated by Lake Maggiore and in the area of the Ossola Valleys will be hosting from 31st March to 2nd June 2012 the food event Serate di... Read More »

May 1st – Leponti & Walser in Ornavasso

The 1st May of Ornavasso has become a very famous event. “Life between Leponti and Walser” is going to reach its 9th edition. ORNAVASSO - SUN, 29/04/2012 - TUE, 01/05/2012 The 1st May of... Read More »

Divine Comedy played in ancient quarry

Sunday April 29th 2012 - The Divine Comedy played in ancient quarry

What better and extraordinary scenary to see the Divine Comedy played by a great actress, accompanied by flutes... Read More »

Water-path on Lake Maggiore

April 25th 2012 - All aboard the sailboat

After the success of last year, the Arona section ofItalian Naval League proposes “Sentieri d’acqua 2012“: a day during which the local sailing organizations invite... Read More »

Bread Festival in Ossola Valley

Sunday April 22nd 2012 - Festival of bread, cheese and stone in “Antica Beura” – Ossola Valley next to Lake Maggiore

It will be a real dive in the traditions,... Read More »

Kids in “costumes” on Lago Maggiore

Sunday 22nd April 2012 – Kids in costume at the Borromeo Angera Fortress, Lake Maggiore: Sherlock Holmes and the mistery of the Castle on the Lake

Are you ready? Magic... Read More »

Tulip week on Lake Maggiore

From 18th to 25th April: “Tulip week” on Lake Maggiore


“A beautiful garden does not need to be big, but it should be the realization of one’s dream, even though... Read More »

Palm Sunday in Ossola Valley – Vogogna

On 1st April 2012 the “Palm Sunday”, “Way of the Cross” in Vogogna – Ossola Valley

Sunday 1st April 2012 will be celebrated the “Palm Sunday” in Vogogna, an ancient... Read More »

Debutante Ball, Stresa – Lake Maggiore

Saturday 31st March 2012 – “Debutante Ball”, Stresa Lake Maggiore

Have you ever dreamt to be a fairy tale-princess? And to dance an unforgettable Viennese waltz with a charming cadet? For... Read More »

Spring Festival on Lake Maggiore

From 23rd to 28th March 2012 - “Spring Festival” at the Borromeo Island and the Angera Fortress an Lake Maggiore

On 23rd March 2012 the gardens of the tree Borromeo... Read More »

Citrus Festival on Lake Maggiore

Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th March – Citrus festival in Cannero Riviera, Lake Maggiore

Saturday 17th March starting from 2 p.m. and Sunday 18th March all the day long, Cannero... Read More »

Lake Maggiore Half Marathon

Sunday 11th March 2012 - Lake Maggiore Half Marathon

Are now open the registration for the fifth edition of the Veneto Banca Lago Maggiore Half Marathon, scheduled on March 11, 2012!

Enjoy... Read More »


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