Things to do for the long weekend of 25 April (and 1 May)

Here are our suggestions for days spent relaxing, pampered by our events for the whole family

The long weekend of April 25 is approaching! Have you already thought about how to spend it?

It could be the occasion for a spring trip. 

This year you don't have to worry about anything, you just have to relax and enjoy your vacation. We've taken care of the rest!

In fact, at FICO you will discover many initiatives that are suited to everyone, all you have to do is choose how to spend your relaxing days.


For you, we've thought of a long weekend starting 25 April that's full of potential, where you can:

  • relax
  • travel
  • have fun even if it rains
  • do something different with the children
  • unwind
  • learn new things

Choose from the events on the agenda that inspire you the most!


25 April: the liberation of taste and fun

25 April: the taste of liberty | 25 April

On the occasion of Liberation Day this year, we suggest a day entirely dedicated to the women of the rural world who have made a fundamental contribution to the Resistance.

Events, meetings, tasting of the sweet tricolor by Grandi Riso and much more ...

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Release the poppies | 25 April

Workshop for children to make paper flower creations, to celebrate and remember.

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From 25 to 30 April: spend your long weekend at FICO


Do you know where Grana Padano's milk comes from? | Until the 30th of April

For the month dedicated to the craft of the dairyman, the little ones can learn where the milk they drink or eat every day comes from, learning to respect cows.

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Presentation of the book: L’animale che mi porto dentro  | 26 April

On 26 April at 19:00 at the Arena Theater, the presentation of the book <i>L’animale che mi porto dentro [The animal that I carry within]</i> will take place with the author Francesco Piccolo and Oscar Farinetti.

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Fashion in Flair | 26 and 27 April

Don't miss the market exhibition of high craftsmanship, fashion and made in Italy!

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Parmigiano shape reveal | April 27th

The unique opportunity to see how a wheel of Parmigiano Reggiano is cut live and then taste the famous pieces.

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Macaroni al pettine workshop - Municipalities in celebration | 27 April

Theatrical tasting and workshop of the distinctive roasted macaroni to learn how to prepare fresh pasta using the traditional method.

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The best goat cheese | 28 April

You will have the rare opportunity to get to know two excellent Italian producers and taste their own goat cheese productions:

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Risk Tournament | 30 April

Compete to become the winner of the first edition of the Risiko tournament!

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And if your long weekend continues ... here are other ideas for the 1st of May


To drink. To eat. To sing. To work | 1 May

May Day with the Mondine di Novi choir: meetings, exhibitions and lunches!

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