Folklore and festivals
The atmosphere of the Este masquerades will arise: after almost six hundred years, the amazing Carnival of Ferrara Court is organized in the very heart of Italian Renaissance.
Country Festival at Corlo, with many traditional dishes.
Banquets, tournaments, stalls and shows from the 15th Century
Free balloon flights, competitions, and a spectacular night flight with lighted balloons
New Year’s Eve in Ferrara is one of the most peculiar events in Italy: a big party in the city centre and the great fireworks show on the Castle.
Archery and crossbow tournaments, music, dance, and a knight single combat to gain the title of Este Paladin
Lots of fun and irony at the mosquito fair!
A rich menu based on frog and typical products of the Ferrarese area awaits at Santa Bianca.
A gastronomic festival with many recipes based on sturgeon, the King of the Po river.
Country festival with traditional Italian and Irish food.
A whole weekend into the green Park at the Rocca di Stellata: a historical recollection with torches, handicrafts, music and fine food.
Two weekends dedicated to the delicious truffle from our area.
Panarea is a national festival dedicated to bread, pizza, piadina, pasta, bakery products, and traditional wheat-based products of Italian cuisine.
At Stellata, beautiful town aside the Po river, it is possibile to taste many duck-based recipes.
Delicious “cappellacci” and many other recipes of the local tradition.
The Festival takes place at the Giovannina Castle, at Cento.
Wine and food tastings and live music.