“I Strii de Ruena”, the famous witches’ festival of Rovenna, hamlet of Cernobbio, is back: hot roast chestnuts, typical local dishes, refreshment bars, the whole village completely decorated and lots of stalls, stands and booths, concerts, parties, good food and many gift ideas…and obviously theme outfits, so all dressed up as wizards, witches, sorcerers and sorceresses!
Saturday, 8th October, from 15:00 until 23:30, and Sunday, 9th October, from 10:00 until 18:00, all along the streets and in all the squares and courts of Rovenna everything will be dedicated to create the right atmosphere to make the “I Strii de Ruena” a unique experience.
“Mercatino delle Corti” Products of the intellect in the courts and along the streets of the hamlet
“L’Immaginario dei Bambini” Exhibition of the works of the nursery and the primary schools of Cernobbio
“5 Artisti per Rovenna” Exhibition of the works of Walter Algarotti, Massimo Clerici, Renato della Torre, Diego Ortelli, Giuseppe Tattarletti
“La Ca di Biss di Strii” Reptile house with vipers and asps from the Bisbino. By Lorenza Tosca
“Birolle e Vin Brulé” Roast chestnuts cooked on wood fire and mulled wine by an antique witches’ recipe
“Le Delizie delle Castagne” Dry chestnuts with hot milk or whipped cream, the “Chestnuts, Witches and…Surrounding” sweet and hot chocolate
“Stregolandia” Games, workshops and lots of surprises and prizes for the children
“Due Chitarre e una Voce” Happy songs
“I Racconti del Birulat” The typical mask of “Chestnuts, Witches and…Surroundings”
Free shuttle service from Cernobbio (opposite Villa Bernasconi, 200m away from the car park of Villa Erba) to Rovenna – Saturday, 8th October, from 17:00 until 24:00, and Sunday, 9th October, from 10:00 until 18:00