Sunday 16 November 2014 will be the Day of Thanksgiving at Bettola – starting at 9 am in piazza Colombo – with a farmer's market, food stands, music and other related events.
The festival day will start iwth an excursion in mountain bike at 9 am organised by the association Crazy Monkeys.
Holy Mass will be celebrated at the Shrine of Our Lady della Quercia at 11 am and will be followed by the blessing of the tractors.
All day long there will be a farmer's market in piazza Colombo, with stalls selling local products (organised by Campagna Amica).
The food stands will open at 12.30 with a ‘polentata’ served by the Gruppo Alpini of Bettola. The Proloco Borgonure will organize roast chestnuts with mulled wine.
At 2.30 pm there will be a competition between dogs hunting truffles, while the provincial association of truffle hunters Tartufai Piacentini will display and promote the truffle of the Valnure.
Music and entertainment will complete the festival day.
Info and bookings (by the 10 November 2014):
Comune di Bettola