Podenzano - Tomato Festival
From Friday 27 to Sunday 29 July 2018
The most popular event of the summer will be celebrated in Podenzano from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 July 2018, the latest edition of the Tomato Festival.
In the new piazza in via Montegrappa, three daays of music, shows, cabaret, excellent food for all tastes at the food stands of the best local establishments.
The winning formula, which has marked the event over these last years (good food with the best foodtrucks of the area, serving a rich and varied number of traditional dishes and original inventions), is further enhanced: this year for the first time Tomato Beach has been set up in front of the Town Hasll, with sand and a swimming pool, where every evening it will be possible to sample drinks, fresh fruit, etc.
Every evening will be accompanied by music or cabaret shows with personalities from Colorado.
There will also be a funfair in Piazza Italia.
Sunday will be marked by the traditional market.with commercial and hobby stalls in the streets and squares of the town centre. In the evening 'La Coppia che Scotta' returns, a cookery competition open only to couples (registration before 22 July). The competition, between four couples, will be judged by a jury of experts: the Chef Daniele Persegani, the foodblogger from Piacenza Giulia Golino and the nutritionist Barbara Barba.
Programme of the shows:
Friday 27 July young people's evening: Silent Disco with Lo Zoo di 105
Saturday 28 July live music evening with the Shout of Marco Rancati
Sunday 29 July evening dedicated to Cabaret with Gianluca Impastato and Claudio Lauretta
Coinciding with the Tomato Festival, on Sunday 29 July 2018, the eighth edition of the 'Marcia di Re Pomodoro - King Tomato Hike', organised by the Gruppo Marciatori Gelindo Bordin. (see attached file)
The event has been organised by the Pro Loco of Podenzano with the patronage of the Comune of Podenzano.