Back on the hill of olive trees in front of Trevi, included among I Borghi più Belli d'Italia (The most Beautiful Villages of Italy), the event that combines palate, sports, nature, art and culture called Pic&Nic a Trevi. June 8th & 9th, 2013.
The fulcrum of the 6th edition will be, of course, the picnic: Saturday 8th from 12:00 to 17:00 and Sunday 9th from 10:00 to 18:00, by the walking stick and the white and red checked "sportina" (bag that can also be turned into tablecloth, ed), purchasable at the seventeenth-century Villa Fabri at a cost of € 10,00, you will can taste the Monti Sibillini Park typical products going on treks through the olive trees.
But the event will also include a walk & picnic at sunset, on the 8th from 18:30 and from Villa Fabri to reach up to a picturesque place as the "Pozzo di Mezzanotte" ("Midnight Well"). On the 9th, however, starting from 09:30 Piazza Mazzini, trekking to the discovery of rural churches and small truffles-based snack.
About truffle, in the 2 days there will be 2 truffle hunting with expert dogs and "cavatori".
At Piazza Mazzini from 09:00 until sunset Farmer's Market, crafts & antiques markets and the exhibition & sale of D.O.P. Umbria Extra Virgin Olive Oil, including the local one. It will be possible to taste 2 times at Villa Fabri, 15:30 June 8th and 11:30 June 9th, 2013.
The restaurants of the borgo for lunch and dinner will propose 0 km menus, € 25,00 excluding drinks.
Protagonist the wine too with tastings of the new Slow Food Presidium of the Umbria, the Cicotto di Grutti. Saturday at 16:30 and Sunday at 17:00 Courtyard of the La Taverna del Sette restaurant, € 5,00.
Oil & Wine will be starring along with the Tango at Villa Fabri Sunday, June 9th, 2013 at 17:30.
Art, Culture and Learning at 2013 Pic&Nic a Trevi with guided tours to the most beautiful monuments of the town. Green pruning and harvesting of wild herbs courses. Educational farms and workshops for adults and children, with the involvement of the glass craftsmen by the Museo del Vetro (Glass Museum) of Piegaro and those of hemp by the Museo della Canapa (Hemp Museum) of Santa Anatolia di Narco. 5 exhibitions at the Palazzo Lucarini Contemporary in occasion of "TWENTY!". Free concerts. And a panel discussion on "slow" tourism.
Space also, Sunday, June 9th, 2013 from 14:00, Villa Fabri, "pic-nic après midi" Photo Contest with the photographer Eleonora Proietti.
For more information picnicatrevi.it.