Carpaneto - 62nd Festa della Coppa Piacentina DOP
From Friday 31 August to Monday 3 September 2018
Between the end of August and the beginning of September every year Carpaneto celebrates the most famous PDO product of the province of Piacenza, the Coppa Piacentina. During the four days of the festival, you can taste the typical local products, there are exhibitions and markets, concerts, cabaret and games for all, and Shopping under the Stars as well.
For this event, food stands serving menus typical of the area are organised by local associations - the Alpini, Fario and Pro Loco di Carpaneto. On Saturday and Sunday gluten-free sandwiches with coppa will be available thanks to the Piacenza section of the association Celiachia. And also Expocoppa – exhibition of crafts and commerce, Piacendo percorso gastronomico with cured meats and wines, and the competition with prizes ‘ Pesa la coppa e vinci - Weigh the coppa and win’.
The concerts, the animation, the cabaret and the dance evenings are all free entry.
As is traditional, on Monday 3 September Gran Finale with fireworks
This year the programme is particularly rich, which you will find attached - not to be missed!!