Three days will be dedicated to food and wine, the territory and art those scheduled in Bra for Easter and Easter Monday. From Saturday 20 to Monday 22 April 2019 in the slow city par excellence will return, as inevitable protagonists, the Craft Show, the over 100 year old Fair with the Piedmontese breed of beef and the Bra Sausage, which can also be found in the famous sandwich at zero kilometer Mac 'd Bra and in the large Pasquetta mixed grill. And, again, animal farm, free exhibitions and museums, street food and typical products, ludobus, transhumance, Tre Lilu in concert and rally of vintage vehicles.
To open the events of the Easter festival is the 19 Exhibition of artistic craftsmanship, production and services, which can be visited on Saturday (14-20 hours), Sunday (10-22 hours) and Monday (9-20 hours) in the spaces of the Movicentro (Piazza Caduti di Nassiriya) with free admission. The inauguration is scheduled Saturday 20 April 2019 at 17, in the presence of two exceptional guest stars: actor Daniel Mc Vicar, directly from Beautiful, and model and actress Elisa Muriale. The exhibition, organized by Confartigianato Zona di Bra, for three days will stage the best of artisan excellences in the province, including live demonstrations, works of haute patisserie of chocolate masters, fashion shows, the exhibition "Ingenium", educational workshops on new technologies, musical entertainment by the master Pino Colucci and wooden sculptures made live by the chainsaw artist Barba Brisiu. There will also be a station for ANCoS (National Association of Social and Sports Communities) which, in collaboration with ASD "Team Idea Bici" of Roreto di Cherasco, will promote sustainable mobility through modern e-bikes, available to the public for tests and tests. Throughout the day on Sunday 21 on the square in front of the Movicentro the extraordinary gathering of Ludobus will entertain both children and adults, while on Easter Monday space to taste, with the proposals of street food and craft breweries.
Sunday April 21, as per tradition, the Easter procession (17 hours) will start from the Church of the Battuti Bianchi, which will wind through the streets of the center. At Easter and Easter Monday open civic museums with free admission, with the possibility of visiting the exhibitions “Greetings from Bra. Historical postcards and images of areas of a provincial town "at Palazzo Traversa (via Parpera 4, Sunday hours 15-18, Monday hours 10-12.30 and 14.18-30)," Leonardo da Vinci. The future arrives on time, a brief survey of an ante litteram engineer "at Palazzo Mathis (piazza Caduti for Freedom 20, hours 10-12.30 and 14-18.30) and" Il corpo designed "in the Galleria Il Fondaco (via Cuneo 18, info and timetables: www.ilfondaco.org, tel. 339.7889565).
Monday 22 April, on Easter Monday, you enter the heart of the party: in a colorful Piazza Giolitti, the "headquarters" of many events of the festival, the market of gastronomic excellences returns, as usual, to a renewed area dedicated to green, to equipment and garden furniture, plants, flowers and small agricultural machines. Here is also the 145 edition of the Zootechnical Fair - Exhibition of Piedmontese breed cattle and, from morning to evening, a friendly Animal Farm is available to families, with many educational workshops for all ages. Those with a sweet tooth will not miss the chance to taste the famous Mac 'd Bra sandwich, to buy Bra sausage in the town's butchers (open in the morning) or to taste it in the large Pasquetta mixed grill (from 12 to 15 in via Montegrappa 21). The menu includes Bra sausage, herb omelette, Russian salad, mixed grilled meat with potatoes, dessert and water at 15 euro, with reservations required at 0172.430185. Also in Piazza Giolitti, at the 17, the great debut of the show "Abbassiamo i toni" by Tre Lilu, with free entry.
Since the morning gathering of vintage wasps, mopeds, cars and tractors in via Trento and Trieste, while in the afternoon, from 15, transhumance travels through the streets of the center, simulating the migration of the flock towards the mountain pasture. In the center of Bra traditional Easter market (8-19 hours), entertainment and music with the Gran Luna Park in Piazza Spreitenbach, Earth Market (in collaboration with Coldiretti and Slow Food Condotta) in Corso Garibaldi (8-20 hours), where the charity desk is also present.
Reservations, information and detailed program at the Municipal Tourist Office (0172.430185), su turismoinbra.it and on the main social networks, searching for "ComuneBra". (Em)
Info: City of Bra - Culture, tourism and events office
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