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The principal town and the heart of the green Garfagnana, land of nature, history, art and fine cuisine. The Pro Loco of Castelnuovo welcomes you to discover the Garfagnana


Street Love - Food & Music Festival

Street Love – Food & Music Festival

Castelnuovo di Garfagnana – 2-3 July 2016

“STREET LOVE” is an innovative event concept which will merge into a single art festivals, music and food, with the aim to encompass the new world trend of “street food” and traditions of places and lands in where the event will take life. This first edition will take place within the old town of Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, in a land rich in tradition and has always been open to new ideas and new trends and will be free admission. The event will be divided into 3 areas: – “Food Truck” area (Piazza delle Erbe): In this area you will have the opportunity to taste a wide … Read all


Lungo la pista dei contrabbandieri di Pierluca Rossi

Sunday, June 19, at 18, the “Luigi Suffredini” room of Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, the Panathlon International Club Garfagnana, (which is a club with ethical and cultural purposes which aims to deepen, spread and defend the values ​​of sport, understood as a training tool and enhancement of the person and as a vehicle of solidarity between men and peoples), will present the documentary “ALONG tHE TRACK SMUGGLERS”, specially restored and digitized.
The film, shot by Pierluca Rossi in 1990, is the crossing of 700 km of Algerian Sahara between the oasis of Djanet Tamarasset and, from the mountain to the Hoggar Tassili, mountain-biking. This expedition, supported by a 4 × 4 truck and a motorcycle that served as a liaison, it … Read all


International Academy of Music

International Academy of Music

The I.A.M. Festival It is a great music event: 25 chamber music concerts to be held from June 25 to July 7, from some of the best artists of the American and European music scene, and more young talents which appeared on the international scene. All in the frame of Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, in his plays, in his fortress and in the streets.

Unique formula of the Festival. Concert artists established and emerging talents converge in Garfagnana to give life to intense master classes: the streets of the old town resound from morning to night, for days, the notes of pianos, violins, cellos and horns, in a unique atmosphere. In the late afternoon and evening, the … Read all