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Snail festival and Christmas markets

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On December 12th, Bobbio hosts Christmas markets and “Sagra della lumaca”(Snail Festival), a tasty event- especially for snail lovers- where you can taste the traditional recipe “ lumache alla bobbiese”, certified De. Co.
There will also entertainment for children and families.


8.30: opening of the market, Piazza Duomo
10.30 am: inauguration of the festival
10.45 am: guided tour of the Monastery of San Colombano; reservations required by calling 340/5492188; the cost is € 5 per person.
12.00, Piazza Duomo: free tasting of the “ lumache alla Bobbiese ”, offered by the Municipality of Bobbio and prepared according to the traditional recipe by the” Ra Familia Bubieiza “association
4.30 pm., Piazza Santa Fara – in front of the Monastery of San Colombano: a show of juggling

  • Mercatini e sagra - Piazza Duomo - Bobbio
  • Spettacolo di giocoleria - Piazza Santa Fara , 5 - Bobbio
  • Abbazia di San Colombano - Piazza San Colombano, 1 - Bobbio
Dec 12, 2021
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