PASSION FOR GRAPE AND THE END OF HARVESTING EXPRESSED IN THE WONDERFUL ALLEGORICAL FLOATS AND IN THE WINEFEST OF VERLA DI GIOVO.
The autumnal carnival of Trentino comes with the Wine Fest of Verla di Giovo: with her brightness colors,exciting happiness and the original fantasy pay tribute to the harvest in a original and unique way. Every Year in fact, for more than half a century, during the Wine Fest a flamboyant cortege composed of Allegorical Floats invades the streets of Giovo: the protagonist of this comic ditty parade is Grape, declined in a million shapes, size and fanciful spirits of floats equipment, which has the purpose to reinterpret the harvest in all her faces stricted to the launched topic, which is decided every year.
That’s what is happen, surrounded by masks, floats, music and dance which dragged us in a turbine of addicted enthusiasm. We will seen parading the instrument of cultivation, crop, the tradition of pressing, until the processing of the fruit in wine, with the purpose of not to forgot the history,myths and legends linked to wine and the cult of Greek God Bacco.
But this is not only a game because the floats will be judge by a jury, who has the hard role to decide what is the best float.
In this special occasion, the hearts of local and all the appassionate people of every ages, dive in a singular atmosphere which perfume of vineyards, wine and party, where stands out the particular color of marc, that in the fanciful variants is intertwined with routine and contemporary elements. It is hard not to be carried away by the overwhelming spirit of Cembran’s people, whose are linked to this tradition. In fact they are all the year long between textiles and paper mache to realize masks, ornaments, characters and decoration for the Floats Parade in order to entertain all the guests.
The keyword of float parade are game,tradition,passion but overall fantasy because the main purpose of the Wine Fest is “to amaze” everyone.
It is a parade which is made to captivate,involve and amaze the whole community and the foreign tourists too.
The parade of Winefest takes place in Verla a little village in the community of Giovo (TN). This event is a major hook up appointment.
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