The medieval village of Grazzano Visconti, not far from Piacenza city, offers a calendar full of assorted events.
Beside traditional events such as "Corteo storico" and "La notte di Aloisa", the ghost of the castle, there are other events suitable for young people who love the world of comics and fantasy.
The origin of the village was connected to handicraft, and nowadays artisan products coexist with small shops, reastaurants and museums in a fairy-tail atmosphere. The castle and its park are open for guided tours from March to December.
When: Sunday 2nd April 2023
One day full of medieval weapons and crafts in Grazzano.
In Cortevecchia square, a medieval camp will take place with the typical arts and crafts of the ancient times. The armers will show their ability with swords.
When: Sunday 30th April 2023
The school of witchcraft and wizardry opens its doors in Grazzano Visconti village. A funny day with all the teachers of Hogwarts, to learn magic spells and face the dark arts!
When: Sunday 28th May 2023
The last sunday of May, in the medieval village of Grazzano Visconti, the re-enactment of the parade that took place at the end of the 14th century. In different squares many fascinating shows will take place: jugglers, musicians, archers, medieval camps and jousting.
When: Saturday 8th July 2023
During a midsummer night, a walk in Grazzano's countryside under the moonlight with the help of personal torchs. Along the path there will be armourers and people wearing medieval costumes.
When: Sunday 26th -27th August 2023
A big fantasy event in the village of Grazzano Visconti.
New edition of the cosplay contest, comics, illustrators, role-playing games and fantasy market.
When: Saturday 30th September 2023
Aloisa is the ghost of Grazzano, every year in the village there's a night dedicated to this girl, who died for love. Pirate theme party with English nobles, pirates and corsairs. Many shows, music and fun games.
When: Monday 31st October 2023
A scary and fun night with so many masks, music, shows and delicious food.
When: Sunday 10th December 2023
A walk around the area of Grazzano Visconti dressed like Santa Claus, to celebrate the arrival of winter holidays.