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Bascherdeis Vernasca

Street shows

Among the hills of Piacenza in the upper Val d’Arda in the village of Vernasca, a few kilometers from the province of Parma, the protagonists of the summer are the buskers.

Every year for three days the streets of the village are invaded by art, the event is enriched by acts of some of the most important buskers on an international level.


is a festival that boasts artists from all over the world such as jugglers, acrobats, musicians, clowns, equilibrists.

The 2022 edition,  August 5th to 7th forsees:

Over 60 Artists and entertainment companies from all over the world.
85 craft stalls: market of original handicrafts from all over Italy.
25 locations for performances, located within a natural stage of 50,000 square meters, where artists will make you dance, have fun and dream non-stop.
6 refreshment points to appease hunger and toast all together to the health of friendship.

  • Barcherdeis - Piazza Vittoria - Vernasca
4 - 6 August 2023
friday, saturday e sunday