The beautiful village of Montespertoli is characterized by a strong and rural tradition. The residents organize every year numerous festivals, gastronomic pavilions and folkloric spectacles.
The numerous events organized in Montespertoli are rooted in typical rural traditions and celebrate the products of the land such us the "vino novello" (new wine), the "vinsanto", the "olio nuovo" (new oil), the bread and the chestnuts.
Several food fairs and festivals are organized during the year. Not to be missed in winter the "Carnival Events" or the "Paneolio and White Truffle Festival".
During the springtime and summertime you can attend for numerous events such as the "Chianti Festival" - tasting and sale of Chianti D.O.C.G. - or the "Summer Concert".
14th MAY - Montespertoli L'ANNUALE DI PANTAGRUEL: Wine & Food tasting
from 1st through 16th of MAY - Montespertoli FRIEND MUSEUM: Special opening of Museums and free entrance
15th MAY - Montespertoli NIGHT OF THE MUSEUMS: Special opening of Museums and free entrance
20th, 21st, 22nd MAY - Montespertoli POLLIGLIO FESTIVAL: Special Kitchen with dishes containing of chicken and rabbit
from 28th through 5th of MAY - Montespertoli 53rd CHIANTI FESTIVAL: Much more than a simple wine festival, i twill be introduced more technical aspects to emphasize the care and the attention that every wine makers for Montespertoli puts in their wine
14th JULY - Montespertoli THE KNEADING TROUGH OF TASTES AT "CASTELLO DI POPPIANO": An unique opportunity to taste, in the magic atmosphere of the castle of Poppiano, the typical tastes of Montespertoli
from 1st through 8th of AUGUST - Montespertoli FESTIVAL AMEDEO BASSI (5th LYRIC OPERA): Opera, music and shows every night
10th AUGUST - Montespertoli GOBLETS OF STARS: The pleasure of the tasting, under the summer sky, of the best wines of Montespertoli, combined with typical products expression of the local patrimony, with the opportunity to discover a territory full of wonder
25th, 26th SEPTEMBER - Montespertoli APPOINTMENT WITH THE BEER: The country of Montespertoli celebrates the savory beer produced in the German City of Neustadt and other typical products with gastronomic stand
12th, 13th NOVEMBER - Montespertoli THE NEW WINE FESTIVAL (22nd edition): An occasion to taste the new wine of the hills of the Chianti. Besides it will be possible to taste the local typical dishes, there will be some moments of musical diversion and sale of wines
19th, 20th NOVEMBER - Montespertoli PANEOLIO FESTIVAL & EXHIBITION OF THE WHITE TRUFFLE: Presentation of the new oil with the bread of Montespertoli, market for the streets of the country, gastronomic stand. Also the truffle will be protagonist of event
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