Numerous discoveries in the neighbourhood of the Castle testify that this area was inhabited in Roman times. Even though today it is primarily an industrial centre, it is still possible to find interesting remains of the past, such the Castello della Maggia and Villa Parma, both privately owned and not open to the public.
Sunday 26 November 2017
VerdeBosco, the final date in the series I Colori del Gusto, is a chance to immerse yourself in the smells and tastes of autumn, in an afternoon with many events: chestnuts and mulled wine from 3 pm, and tastings, workshops, shows, starrred dinner
Thursday 29 June 2017
At the Corte agricola La Faggiola, Festa della Pasta al pomodoro e del Grana Padano DOP. Guest chef Giorgio Barchiesi, who will present dishes of popular cuisine reviewed according to the tradition of Piacenza. In the evening concert by Daniele Ro...
Sunday 28 May 2017
Between 3 and 10 p.m. Festa del Gelato, sweet and savoury, and of Dairy Produce, at the corte agricola La Faggiola
Friday 1st July 2016
The Osteria La Faggiola Fratelli Pavesi will be the setting at 8.30 pm for this event organised by the municipality of Podenzano as part of the project: “Da Monteverdi a Verdi – Dal Recitarcantando al Bel Canto“.
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Wednesday 18 May 2016
At the Centro Congressi Galileo at 9 p.m. The meeting will examine the situation of Piacenza thanks to two famous speakers: Prof. Giuseppe Marchetti and Dr. Giuseppe Miserotti.
Entrance: collection in favour of the Casa di Iris
Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 May 2016
At the agricultural centre La Faggiola, cookery workshops, tastings, exhibitions of agricultural products and books on the subject.
Saturday 16 April 2016
All day on Saturday 16 April 2016 there will be a conference on the Fifth dimension - 'Quantum Medicine' with demonstrations and testimonies - at the Centro Congressi Galileo in Gariga near Podenzano
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A splendid set of farm buildings round a courtyard, constructed in the early 20th century, that is also a showcase of the excellent food specialities and wine produced in the province of Piacenza
Less than half a kilometre from the industrial centre of the valley stands the old castle of Gariga. It is privately owned and is not open to visitors.
Bed and Breakfast at Gariga
B&B in the locality known as Case America, 2 km from Podenzano. The bed and breakfast offers a family welcome. There is a large garden for guests to enjoy, as well as a variety of services ...
24 and 25 October 2015
From 8.30 am various guests will speak on the subject "Dialogue between cells".
Thursday 7 August 2014
At the old farm Corte 'La Faggiola' artisan beer from Piacenza and traditional Sardinian cuisine, followed by live music.