Asparagus Festival in Mesola (FE)- XXIII Edition
From April 25th to May 4th 2015
Over two hundred exhibitors of local products, hobby, machinery and agricultural vehicles, antiques and 35 street artists for a festival dedicated to the product symbol Mesola, asparagus.
In the province of Ferrara, the Asparagus grows in ideal conditions particularly in the bordering region of the Ferrarese lowlands, an area renowned for its ecological and natural qualities and where about 5,000 cubic litres of asparagus are produced.
The most common species is the "Early Argenteuil", but other varieties are being studied in order to enhance the quality of wild asparagus even more.
Many local products will be presented in stands and in a little market held in the Estense Castle.
Entrance: free entry
INFORMATION AND BOOKING CENTRE
Tourist Information Office - Mesola (Information & Reservations)
Piazzetta Santo Spirito, 3 - Tel: ++39 0533 993358
Weekday timetable: 9.30 am - 12.30 am; 3pm - 6 pm. Monday closed
Weekend timetable: 9.30 am - 12.30 am; 3pm - 6 pm