Explore the best of our Abruzzo Event calendar this week and this month with our handy list of sagre, feste and events in Chieti, Pescara, Teramo and L’Aquila provinces. Click on any of the map’s pins to discover each fun-filled Abruzzo event that is local to you or deserving of a road trip!   Alternatively, on the desktop version, scroll through the event flyers on the right and click thru to discover the event’s full details.

Reviews and Year List

To read our reviews of events and regional-wide events click here and a list of the key sagre in Abruzzo.

Perano Borgo diVino

Perano Centro Storico, Perano, Chieti, Italy

Join Perano's street food and wine tour with plenty of opportunities to try typical local products, new wine and enjoy the gala of the greatest wines of Abruzzo!

Novello al Castello

catignano Via del Castello, Catignano, Pescara, Italy

A magical choice of local autumn dishes to try, wineries to sample Vino Novello (New Wine), a small town to explore that dates back to Neolithic times and incredible music to suit all tastes is offered this weekend in Catignano!

Ortona: VINCO Spumante Tour with Tasting and Aperitivo

Vinco C.da Cucullo, Ortona, Chieti, Italy

The Life In Abruzzo team are thrilled to share an exclusive pop-up invitation to discover the bubbly soul of Abruzzo wines with an educational tour to learn all about this newest DOC made with indigenous grapes, how spumante is made with a delicious tasting and accompanying aperitivo!


42 Fiera D’Agricultura di Alanno

Alanno Via XX Settembre 1, Alanno, Pescara, Italy

This agricultural weekender is a fair organised by the Comune of Alanno and Agricultural organisations.  Expect lots of tractors food, and local artisans showing off their skills, like basketmakers, beekeepers with their honey, wine etc. A bit different from the standard festa as it is more of an exhibition of the diverse set of agricultural activities that happens in the locality.

Event Series A Taste of Autumn – Festival of Vino Cotto and Chestnuts

A Taste of Autumn – Festival of Vino Cotto and Chestnuts

Roccamontepiano Via Terranova, Contrada Terranova, Roccamontepiano, Chieti, Italy

Roccamontepiano  is Abruzzo's Vino Cotto capital (Cooked Wine) and celebrates this elixir with tastings and demonstrations of how it is made, local dishes a market and dance and music!  For those that don't know about this liqueur, Montepulciano grapes are simmered and then aged in oak caskets.  Traditionally, it was the drink used to wet a baby's head and given as part of the dowry!

We will do our best to keep this calendar up to date, however in the case of last-minute cancellations due to adverse weather conditions, Covid outbreaks and so forth this may not always be possible.  In these cases, you should contact the event organiser for a refund as we are not responsible for the events on the calendar, only compiling them into an easy list.  As soon as we have news from an organiser when any event will be rescheduled we will update the calendar accordingly.

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