Chestnut festivals at Lago Maggiore

Autumn has finally arrived; the woods are tinged with warm golden hues and the ground is a carpet of leaves and chestnuts waiting to be found. It is the season of family warmth, traditions and, of course, roasted chestnuts that dance happily on the fire.

Here are some traditional festivals in our region where you can enjoy the long-awaited chestnuts roasted by the chestnut vendor.

Chestnut festivals

Autumn Festival, Ascona - 01.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Brione s/Minusio - 02.10.2022

Chestnut and craft fair, Quartino - 02.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, S. Abbondio (Gambarogno)  - 02.10.2022

Mès der castégna, Comuni della Valle Verzasca - 5.-29.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Ronco s/Ascona - 08.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Ascona - 08.10.2022

Moghegno in festa, Moghegno - 08.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Sonogno - 09.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Cugnasco - 09.10.2022 

Chestnut festival, Muralto - 09.10.2022 

Chestnut Festival, Vairano-San Nazzaro (Gambarogno) - 09.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Gordevio-Villa - 09.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Locarno - 14.10.2022

Autumn Festival, Brissago - 15.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Cevio - 15.10.2022

Chestnuts Festival, Avegno - 16.10.2022

Tombola & Chestnut festival, Menzonio - 16.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Campo Cortoi Mergoscia - 22.10.2022

Autumn Festival, Terreni alla Maggia - 22.10.2022

Chestnut festival, Capanna Al Legn, Brissago - 22.10.2022

Chestnut Festival, Russo - 05.11.2022


Chestnut Festival, Arcegno (d'autunno)

Chestnut Festival al Portigon, Minusio

Chestnut Festival, Losone

Chestnut Festival, Riazzino-Montedato

Chestnut Festival, Vogorno


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