Festivals and celebrations in Campania during the weekend from 10 to 12 November 2023
In the heart of Campania, festivals of the weekend become the expression of a generous land full of life, a true stage where local products are the undisputed protagonists. Each event is a journey through tastes and traditions: the Annurche apples are transformed into sweet masterpieces in Maddaloni, while in Scisciano, the rustic flavor of p'zetta meets the unique sweetness of cooked wine, recreating ancient recipes.
San Martino, festival of the harvest and new wine, is celebrated in Fragneto l'Abate with a perfect combination of pizza, anchovies and wine, which encompasses the simplicity and goodness of local cuisine. The tradition of cicatiello finds a home in San Martino Valle Caudina, offering a dive into authentic and genuine flavours. And that's not all: the party atmosphere of St Martin's Festival is made even more lively by the taste of fried zeppole.
In addition to the flavors, there is the rediscovery of the roots: in Sparanise, the Festival of Ancient Flavors awakens forgotten recipes, while in Torrecuso, the Smile of Bacchus celebrates wine like no other. The fruits of autumn, like the chestnuts and the products of the undergrowth, are encountered in the festivals of Moschiano and Acerno, attracting lovers of nature and good food. Finally, the new oil, a symbol of rebirth and freshness, is the protagonist in Cerreto Sannita, where the Oil Sundays they become a hymn to agricultural life and its continuous renewal.
Annurca Apple Festival in Maddaloni, sweets and many other dishes
In the heart of Campania, in Valle di Maddaloni, the long-awaited 10th Apple Festival will be held from 12 to 2023 November 29. This food and wine event, sponsored by the local municipality, celebrates the renowned Annurca apple, symbol of the region's agriculture. After an interruption due to bad weather, the event returns to shine in the autumn calendar, offering a unique opportunity to discover the traditions and culture of the area.
P'zetta and Cuotto Wine Festival 2023 in Scisciano
Embedded in traditions and collective enthusiasm, Scisciano is preparing to experience the P'zetta and Vino Cuotto Festival. This festival, held from 10 to 12 November, is dedicated to San Martino, patron saint of the city, and becomes the epicenter of a celebration that blends taste and folklore. An event that turns out to be an authentic journey through the pleasures of the table and the joy of the community.
San Martino Pizza Anchovies and Wine Festival 2023 in Fragneto l'Abate (BN)
Fragneto l'Abate, located in the province of Benevento, is preparing to celebrate one of the most deep-rooted and characteristic events in the region. The “San Martino – Anchovies and Wine” festival, which will be held from 10 to 12 November 2023, represents the 19th edition of a historical event that brings back memories of ancient agricultural traditions. November 11th once marked the end of the working year in the fields, a date of significant importance for the peasant community.
The 2023 Cicatiello Festival in San Martino Valle Caudina (Avellino)
In the center of Avellino, San Martino Valle Caudina comes alive to renew a long-awaited tradition: the Cicatiello Festival. This event, a true symbol of the territory, illuminates the municipality's agenda for three public holidays, originally scheduled from 10 to 12 November 2023. However, adverse weather conditions have moved the festival, now scheduled for 1 to 3 December 2023.
The 2023 Sagra delle Sagre returns to Sant'Angelo dei Lombardi
The ancient village of Sant'Angelo dei Lombardi comes back to life with the XXI edition of the "Sagra delle Sagre". This event establishes itself as a fundamental meeting point for lovers of local food and wine, folklore and culture. On 10, 11 and 12 November 2023, the historic streets will come alive, transforming the town into a lively showcase of local tourism and the artisanal excellence of Alta Irpinia.
San Martino Festival 2023 with fried zeppole, wine and music
From 17 to 19 November, the Rocchetta di San Marco district of Castellabate is transformed into a lively food and wine and cultural theatre, a multi-sensory experience. The scenography of floating colored umbrellas gives a magical atmosphere, welcoming guests and inhabitants. On the occasion of its fourth edition, the event is curated by the 'Vivi San Marco' Association, offering a journey through the typical tastes and customs of the area.
First edition of the Grandmother's Ancient Flavors Festival in Sparanise (CE)
On 11 and 12 November, the market area of Sparanise (CE) will host the first edition of the Sagra degli Antichi Sapori della Nonna. This event, under the aegis of the New San Vitaliano Committee and with the patronage of the Municipality of Sparanise, aims to recall local culinary traditions through a selection of dishes that evoke the memory of authentic flavours.
Smile of Bacchus, the festival dedicated to new wine in Torrecuso (BN)
The picturesque town of Torrecuso, in the province of Benevento, is preparing to celebrate the third edition of the "Smile of Bacchus", the festival dedicated to new wine, scheduled for 11 and 12 November 2023. The event will be held at the Winery “Cav. Mennato Falluto”, a name that evokes tradition and quality. This year, in addition to the celebration of the new novel, there will be the first edition of the “Cav. Mennato Falluto”, in memory of the founder of the winery and the renowned local festival.
Chestnut Festival in Moschiano 2023 with mushroom tastings
In the autumnal atmosphere of Campania, Moschiano is preparing to welcome the 39th edition of the Chestnut Festival. This event, scheduled for November 17 and 18, 2023, promises to delight visitors with its local specialties and cheerful traditions. Piazza 4 Novembre will be transformed into a lively meeting point of festivities and culture, creating a weekend where taste and joy come together to celebrate the season and its rich fruits.
Chestnut and Undergrowth Products Festival 2023 in Acerno
In Acerno, Salerno, the authenticity of autumn flavors is celebrated with the 46th Chestnut and Undergrowth Products Festival. This event, rooted in tradition and eagerly awaited, will take place on 11 and 12 November 2023, immersing visitors in the food and wine and cultural riches of the area.
From 29 October to 19 November 2023, Sundays in Cerreto Sannita are tinged with gold with Le Domeniche dell'Olio, an event dedicated to the celebration and discovery of extra virgin olive oil, one of the gastronomic jewels of the province of Benevento. The event takes place in Piazza San Martino, offering a unique experience of culture, tradition and flavour.
From 11 to 15 November 2023, the city of Nola will come alive with the second edition of "Torrone in Festa", the unmissable event for lovers of confectionery delights. The event will take place in the evocative setting of Piazza Duomo, coinciding with the celebrations dedicated to San Felice, the city's patron saint. The Municipality and "Aicast Nola" organize this free event, which represents a real exaltation of local specialties.