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San Martino in Salento - the events not to miss

New wine and chestnuts, this is not concentrated solely. But also, parties, concerts and festivals. Here are all the events not to miss and things to do absolutely in the weekend of San Martino 2018 in Salento.

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A bit like new year, Christmas, Easter, San Martino, in the Salento, is almost a party-controlled.

Ask a salentino, when and how they are celebrating, will have no doubts. On 11 November, the protagonists are to them, the new wine, the first taste, as tradition dictates, and then chestnuts roasted, pittule, grilled, wraps and hats of meat as if it rained.

With relatives, with friends, even with strangers, San Martino sweeps away every thought and unites all under the sign of happiness: around the table, in the Salento, it always feels in the family. Long dinner, who wants to dispose of revelry gourmet with music and fun, not to have to choose. The weekend of San martino 2018, thanks to the end of the week, is really full of many appointments not to be missed.

The “Novello in Festa” in Leverano

XXI th edition for Novello In Festa, in Leverano. From 9 to 11 November, three days full of guided tours, performances, street artists, the courses approach to wine, walks on the teaching in the heart of the vineyards Doc, exhibitions and, of course, tastings of typical products of the Land of Salento. The music billboard, however, is given to the street artists, “The Tribe of the Always Cheerful”, and the groups musical de I Tamburellisti di Otranto, the Rimasule, the Criamu, Stamu Street.

The night of St. Martin in the Mirror

November 11, Piazza del Popolo is tinged with red, the color of new wine. San Martino in Specchia, one of the most beautiful historical centers of Italy, is a grand banquet ready to welcome you with typical local dishes, grilled meat, good wine, chestnuts and sweet as is the tradition. The evening will be animated by the group LOVED you with Rachele Andrioli, Giancarlo Paglialunga, Massimiliano De Marco and Rocco Nigro.

patronal Feast with the Sud Sound System in the square of Taviano

Evening not to be missed on Monday 12 November in Taviano, on the occasion of the patronal feast dedicated to San Martino. To heat Off of the Donors will be the energy of reggae salentino with the historical voice of the South Sound System.

The great Bisboccia in Parabita

The popular ballads of Enzo Petrachi and 3 gourmet menus proposed by the restaurants of Piazza Umberto I: San martino in Parabita is celebrated on Sunday 11, from 21, at the foot of the angevin castle, with a show that will go on until late at night, between the music and the dj set.