L’Uovo in Ceramica - Ceramic Easter Eggs exhibit March 17-April 9, in Nove, Museum of Ceramic Eggs, Piazza De Fabris 5, about 18 miles north of Vicenza. Each year Nove celebrates Easter with an exhibition of ceramic eggs made by Italian pottery artist. Grand opening March 17 at 11 a.m. at 5 p.m.; open on Saturdays, Sundays and Italian holidays 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. and 3-7 p.m.
2016 - Country Festival, Oct. 14-15, Oct. 21-22, 6 p.m.-2 a.m.; Oct. 16 and Oct. 23, noon-midnight, in Bologna, Via della Fiera 20; live concerts, country dances; shows, and typical country food; with the €10 admission fee you can visit also the Irish Festival and the October Festival in program at the same location in the same days.
2017 - Natalando - Christmas markets, Dec. 3, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., Lastra a Signa (Florence), Via degli Artigiani; a great variety of holiday gift ideas and Santa Claus village for children.
Sagra del Pesce e Patate - Fish & Chips Festival, July p., in Barga (Lucca); food booths feature fish & chips and many local specialties and wines; on Aug. and Aug. gluten free meals available; 9 p. music and dancing.
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.
2017 - Orto Giardino - Exhibit of floriculture, nursery products, horticulture and outdoor furniture March 4-12, in Pordenone, Viale Treviso, 1, about 90 miles northeast of Vicenza. Mondays-Fridays 2:30-7:30 p.m.; Saturdays- Sundays 9:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; admission fee: €8; reduced € 6 for children 13-18; free entrance for children younger than 13
Gustosa - Gourmet Fair, Oct. 26, 3-10 p.m. and Oct. 27, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., in Cassola, Via Valsugana 22, about 22 miles northeast of Vicenza; local and national products fair; kitchen accessories and equipment; food and wine tasting; cooking demonstrations; bounce houses and games for children. Free entrance.