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 Riviera will expose in the streets of the town-center and in the “Pietro Carmine Hall” (free entrance) its incredible coltivations of different citrus varieties, in which you can find a lot of unique varieties. Historical documents attempt that these coltivations date back to the XVII century.
Sunday, further the exhibition, the review will propose different meetings regarding botany with experts in this field, tastings of typical products, painting dispays, concerts and for this special occasion private gardens will be open at the visit, which home a huge variety of citrus plants. Thanks to the microclimate ofLake Maggiore, even the Cannero Riviera’s citrus are included in the long list of typical products of the Piedmontese lake’s shore.