Calici di Stelle 2012: an original San Lorenzo night with wine tastings, art and side events.
10 August 2012
Calici di Stelle, the great event organized by the Veneto Wine Tourism Movement to liven up the fascinating San Lorenzo night 2012, is back again this year.Calici di Stelle is dedicated to all those passionate about wine tasting and local produces, but also those wishing to spend an evening in the name of tradition and genuine flavours. Calici di Stelle 2012, one of the most awaited for wine tasting events in Veneto in 2012, will take place on August 10th.As usual, Calici di Stelle 2012 will be showcased in the numerous squares of the cities of wine around Italy and the wineries of the Wine Tourism Movement that will join this exciting event.As with previous editions, Veneto will be at the forefront of this event, thanks to the great following that Calici di Stelle has always had amongst the inhabitants and tourists in this region.Historic centres, squares, castles and renowned wineries of the Wine Tourism Movement will open their doors to visitors with wine tasting in Veneto, music, entertainment and delicious tastings of local produces.Calici di Stelle aims at expanding the appreciation towards the local virtues in each region: flavours, traditions and history through Veneto wine tasting a wine highly regarded and sought after around the world as well as the tasting of local produces, which vary from area to area.A summer with wine and art in Veneto on the charming san Lorenzo night, with concerts, re-enactments, guided visits, local markets, entertainment and tantalizing themed menus to discover delicious local produces and the renowned qualities of wine in Veneto.During the summer 2012 Calici di Stelle in Veneto will be livened up by many events thanks to the collaboration of the National Association of Wine Cities and the splendid wineries of the Movement of Wine Tourism in Veneto: a few events will be held on the first weekend in August, whilst others will kick off on the night of San Lorenzo and will last throughout the weekend.Joining Calici di Stelle is generally free, however specific events such as dinners and certain tastings might require prior booking and entrance fees are at the discretion of the promoting wineries.
Contacts: Full listing of events during Calici di Stelle in Veneto and of the participating wineries of the Movement of Wine Tourism in Veneto visit: http://www.mtvveneto.it/italian/visualizza_eventi.php?idnews=324