Scheggino is preparing to host for the seventh time the event dedicated to the enhancement of black truffle and land cultivation, called Il Diamante Nero (The Black Diamond).
2012 Il Diamante Nero will be held in 2 days, March 10th and 11th, 2012, beginning at 10:00.
At Piazza Carlo Urbani and in the streets of the village you will find:
- il "Mercato delle cose buone" (the "Market of the good things");
- tasting points;
- activities for adults and children;
- walk with donkeys;
- visits to the museum of the truffle in the new headquarter;
- exhibition of the Schegginese painter Ferruccio Ramadori.
Also, Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 10:30 am race of truffle dogs; will be inaugurated at 15:00 the minigolf course of the Activo Park; "notte bianca" ("white night") starting from 22:00 with the live music performance of "Diana".
Sunday, March 11th, 2012 at 11:00 am Round Table; at 15:00 making a Guinness omelette with truffles, overseen by chef Fabio Ferretti and with participation of the designer Renato Balestra; at 17:00 music, entertainment and show of comedian David Pratelli, seen on Italian TV in "Quelli che il calcio...".