Carnival is coming, and the Garda Lake is ready to welcome some of the events which will be held in the area starting from this month.
Some cities and town have their own way to celebreate it, and all of the have something in common: parades, events, games, music, balloons and fun. So, according to the following schedule, try to attend at least one Carnival and for one day, forget about work and stress.
Riva del Garda is hosting the so-called Maccheronata, offering free distribution of macaroni pasta with meat sauce on the following days:
Thursday 27 February 2014, from 11.00 am to 3.00 pm at the Rione De Gasperi.
Tuesday 4 March, starting from 12.00 pm, at Piazza della Mimosa.
On Saturday 1 March 2014, the town of Bardolino is going to host the Carnival of Bacchus and Ariadne. From 2.30 pm to 7.00 pm a costume parade will arrive the harbor square from the Gramsci one. Music, floats and inflatable games will be the keyword of the event.
The town of Lazise is going to host the Carnival Party al Marciapiè for 2 days, having food samples, music and masks.
On Tuesday 4 March 2014, on the lakeside Marconi, there will be kiosks offering gnocchi, sandwiches and the delicious frittelle for everyone. On the next day, in the Arco street, there is going to be the investiture Cape Valar, and guest will be able to taste the fried fish offered by the food stalls.
The city of Sermione, during all the month of February, is hosting the Parish of Colombare and Lugana. There will be games, animation for both adults and kids, and awards for the best masks. Something easy and funny, to make people laughing and children be busy having face painting or baby dance.
What else could you ask for for carnival?