What to do in August?

We have chosen some of the best activities in this area to help our customers discover the beauty and uniqueness of this incredible region. Emilia Romagna is composed from so many little village, each of those has a specific kind of food and culture. That’s why we invite you to try different activities and places.




    • 4 and 5 August: ROCCA N’BEER it’s Roccamalatina’s beer festival. A weekend focused on the best beers, delicious meat and lots of music. It’s the best way to enjoy your days away from city life.
    • 4 and 5 August: SULLE NOTE DEL CIMONE is a day focused on trekking and music along trails, starts at Ninfa Lake. It is a good combination of music and nature, an unmissable walk along the paths of Monte Cervarola (4/08) and Capanno Tassoni woods (18/08).
    • 4 August: MONTESE STREET FOOD FESTIVALA night to taste delicious food and enjoy good music. This event is located in Montese, don’t miss out the chance to try Italian and international food, accompany with local good beers.
    • 4 August: CENA IN VIGNA SUI COLLI BOLOGNESIIt is an amazing dinner along vineyards rows on Bologna’s hills. Away from hot and noise of city life, it’s an unique food experience, accompany with good local wine. Evening starts in Savigno’s countryside.
    • 6 August: L’ORO NERO it’s a day dedicated to nature. A beautiful excursion starting in Fanano. You will be guided along the amazing paths of Modena’s Apennines, harvesting blueberries. The day will finish with a happy hour of traditional emilian food.
    • 6, 13, 20 and 27 August: SUNDAY MOOD – GURU BEACH. An unmissable event in Zocca’s swimming pool Lounge bar. It is a funny way to enjoy the happy hour time with friends. Have a swim and taste the delicious buffet, drinks and good music.
    • 10 August: CACCIATORI DI STELLE CADENTIIt’s an event to celebrate the falling stars of S.Lorenzo. We will wait for falling stars in a beautiful and cool park, with good music, aphorisms and thoughts. It’s located on the park of Monteombraro’s swimming pool.
    • 16 and 17 August: VINTAGE PIC NIC. A jump into the past, from ’20 to ’50, it’s an event located in the center of Zocca. A tasty emilian picnic, accompany with swing sound and beautiful vintage cars.
  • From 20 to 24 August: LUDI DI S.BARTOLOMEO  it’s a medieval festival located in Formigine. The castle lights up with spectacular lights and fireworks. You will find interesting shows, live music, medieval games and really good Emilian food.
  • 25 August:  CENA IN VIGNA AT SAVIGNO. An unmissable evening in the middle of the countryside, close to the vineyards rows of Pignoletto and Cabernet Sauvignon. You will taste an homemade Emilian menù. A different kind of dinner, together with a great organic wine.
  • 25,26 and 27 August: IN FOOD WE TRUCK. An entire weekend in Reggio Emilia, where Street Food it’s the main protagonist with lots of live music. You will find all the national and international food of your dreams: skewer meat, Emilian cuisine, appetizing hamburger, Venezuelan churros, Argentine meat grilled etc..
  • 25, 26 and 27 August: SAN GIOVANNI ’50 is an ’50 years festival in San Giovanni in Persiceto. A weekend full of shows, live music, exhibitions, vintage stands and dance.
  • 29 August: UNA TERRAZZA SULL’INFINITO, it’s an happy hour in a wonderful terrace at Villa Scarani in Bologna. After visiting the beautiful residence, you will taste delicious organic food, surrounded by an amazing view in Bologna.
  • 30 August: CENA IN VIGNA AT CASTELVETRO DI MODENA. Surrounded by a magical atmosphere in the best countryside of our area. Eating along the Grasparossa vineyards rows, you will taste Emilian gastronomic specialties with a great organic Lambrusco wine.