Matti per gli insetti – Bugs and insects exhibit: ongoing through April 14, in Bassano del Grappa, Palazzo Bonaguro, Via Angarano 77, about 22 miles northeast of Vicenza; Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3-7 p.m.; Sunday 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 3-6 p.m.; closed on March 31 (Easter); entrance fee: €3; reduced €2 (10-26 years old and older than 65); special opening and free entrance for women on March 8 (Women’s Day).
Il Fantasma della forma Shape’s ghost Ongoing through Feb. 16, 2014, in Lonigo, Palazzo Pisani, Piazza Garibaldi1; Thursdays –Fridays 3-7 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 3-7:30 p.m.; Renoir, Degas, De Chirico, and Dalì sculptures exhibit; entrance fee: €5
529ª Fiera Campionaria 2015 - 529th Trade Fair, March 20, 3 p.m.-midnight; March 21-22, 9 a.m.-midnight; Marc 23, 9 a.m.-6 pm, in Lonigo, about 18 miles southwest of Vicenza; exhibit and sale of Vicentine products and wines; in Piazza Garibaldi flower and plant exhibit and market; local craft displays, agricultural equipment, garden and leisure exhibit and sale; stands featuring Bavarian products and beers; free entrance.
Bellavita e Vivilverde Leisure Time Fair March 22-23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., in Cassola, Via Valsugana 22, about 22 miles northeast of Vicenza; exhibit of sportswear, leisurewear, sporting good , fitness equipment, hobbies, and gardening. Free entrance.
Gitando– Leisure time exhibition, March 21-24; Thursday – Saturday 9 a.m. -9 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., in Vicenza, Via dell’Oreficeria, 16. Exhibition of camping, sportswear and leisure goods, hobbies, cars, boats, holiday ideas for all tastes and pockets; free entrance.
Tuscany Beer Feb. 15-16, 2014, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., in Arezzo, Exhibition Center, Via Spallanzani 23; . Entrance fee: €3; free for children under 4. The entrance fee is valid also for the SuperFood Fair.
2015 Pisa Colleziona-Collectors’ items Fair, Oct. 9, 3-7 p.m. and Oct. 10, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., in Pisa, Palazzo dei Congressi, Via Matteotti 1; stamps, coins, postcards, old prints and collectors’ items exhibit; free entrance.
2014 - Tuttinfiera Fair, Nov. 1-2, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., in Padova, Via N. Tommaseo 59; Christmas gifts ideas, exhibit of health, sport, and beauty products; antique and collector items; coins and stamps; photo exhibit and new and used photographic equipment sale; admission fee: €7; reduced €5. http://www.tuttinfiera.it/
Motor Expo 2013 - Vintage auto, motorcycle, bicycles, and vintage parts trade fair , Nov. 16, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Nov. 17, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., in Cassola, Bassano Expo, Via Valsugana 22; Entrance fee: €7; free for children younger than 13.
Elettro Expo: in Verona,Viale del Lavoro 8,about 38 miles west of Vicenza; March 2, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., and March 3, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Electronic, electrotechnics, information technology and office ware; admission fee: €15, reduced €12 (children 12-16 years old); free for children under 12; it includes the entrance to the Model Expo Fair.