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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

Devised and choreographed by Read More »


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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