17-18 JULY 2021
TRIBUTE TO FRANCESCO PETRARCA
647 years after the death of our beloved Poet, a series of events to commemorate the presence of the poet in the Borgo who dedicated his name to him, Arquà Petrarca.
A musical program organized by Maestro Sergio Balestracci, animated visits with Alessandra Brocadello and Carlo Bertinelli, guided visits to the Borgo and to the Francesco Petrarca House / Museum, as well as the presentation of the book “The Friar, the Count and the Anthropologist. Three characters. in search of Petrarch “by Prof. Claudio Povolo.
The detailed program is published on the FB page of the Pro Loco of Arquà Petrraca.
3rd AND 10th OCTOBER 2021
40a FESTA DELLE GIUGGIOLE
THE MOST IMPORTANT AND FAMOUS EVENT IN ARQUÀ PETRARCA
due to extension of the state of health emergency to 31.12.2021,
the Giuggiole Festival this year will not be organized.
See you in 2022.
The “giuggiola” ( jujube) is t he typical fruit of Arquà Petrarca that we celebrate with an event that every year attracts hundreds of visitors from all Europe. Come and a join us in the medieval atmosphere that the poet Petrarch dearly loved . Taste the delicious giuggiole and the local street food, enjoy medieval performances ( flag throwers, tambourines , jesters….), and art & handicraf items stalls along the streets of the hamlet.
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