Watermelon Festa at San Giorgio Piacentino
from 15 to 18 July 2011 in Piazza Marconi, at theVittoria Gardens
At one time a major producer of watermelons, for the seventh consecutive year San Giorgio celebrates this summer product in a festa dedicated to it. There will be numerous kiosks selling watermelons, popular also with people from towns nearby.
The festa takes place at the Vittoria gardens, a large green area in a recently-constructed quarter. Here, among the stalls and food stands, you can enjoy a slice of watermelon and also taste other local products, pasta, torta fritta and kebabs. From 15 to 18 July 2011 there are evenings with music for dancing and free games for children.
Entry by donation.