The Chiaretto Contest 2018 (“ Palio del Chiaretto ”), the festival of the rosé wine from Lake Garda, will take place in Bardolino from 1 to 3 June 2018.
This event will be dedicated to the promotion and tasting of Chiaretto DOC, Chiaretto Classico DOC and Chiaretto spumante DOC (sparkling wine) from local wineries.
During the 2017 edition there were excellent results: almost 22 thousand glasses sold, more than 60 thousand visitors and parkings sold out.
Thanks to this success with the public, the hotels in the area of “ Palio del Chiaretto “ have received requests for reservations in good time and the interest of the media and institutions has constantly increased.
The wineries will be present their italian wines in elegant wooden structures, set up with artistic and floral installations, for tastings, information and promotion.
The Riva Cornicello lakeside will turn pink, symbol colour of the event and there will be food stalls offering fish, cold cuts, risotto and white meats accompanied by the Chiaretto wines with a fresh and pleasant flavour.
There will be pyrotechnic, musical and sporting shows, including the National Dragon Boat Race (historic boats with a dragon-like head and tail), to attract thousands of visitors from all over Europe.
The Lake Garda event will also host other representatives from Verona : Valeggio sul Mincio, the Sigurtà Garden Park, Bussolengo, Malcesine and especially Verona with the Romeo and Juliet ‘s story, to remind everyone that it is the city of love.

icon-calendar  Dates: from 01/06/2018 to 03/06/2018
icon-map-marker Location: Lungolago Riva Cornicello – Bardolino (Vr)