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Eel festival 2017

City Centre

Comacchio (FE)

Tastings of tasty eel-based recipes will be available at the food stand organized at Palazzo Bellini in via Fattibbello, close to the Trepponti bridge.

At local restaurants, it will also be possible to try some local dishes, mostly eel-based. In the city centre, an expo route will be organized: there, it will be possible to find local products and crafts, farm products, and artworks, as well as markets and a special area for children.

There will be everything from demonstrations of fishing in the marshes and cooking inside the historic fireplaces of the Marinade Factory, to boat races and excursions along the canals - where visitors can also try navigating a "batana", the typical Comacchio boat - and even cooking lessons and guided tastings. Not to mention the guided walking tours, bike tours and boat tours and colorful market stands, exhibitions, and even games for children. This event honoring the "queen of the Lagoons" is packed with fun activities for everyone.

The main events will take place during the weekends, but many activities are also held every evening during the week.

Date: the event will be held from Sep 30, 2017 to Oct 01, 2017 - it will also be held on Oct 07, 2017, Oct 08, 2017, Oct 14, 2017, Oct 15, 2017

Event timetable: All day long during weekends. Food stand at Palazzo Bellini: 11.30 am – 3 pm and 6 pm - 9 pm. Evening hours during the week.

Entrance: some events have an admission fee

Information and Booking Centre

Tourist Information Office - Comacchio
Via Agatopisto, 2/A - 44022 Comacchio (FE) - Phone: ++39 0533 314154 - Fax: ++39 0533 319278
Weekday timetable:

9.30 am - 12.30 pm; 3.30 pm - 6.30 pm

Weekend timetable:

9.30 am - 1.00 pm; 3.00 pm - 6.00 pm

By Ferrara editorial staff (Feb 02, 2017)

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