8.30am-5.30pm Myrtleford Savoy Soccer Club, 252 Myrtle St.
Traditional rivals Myrtleford Savoy Soccer Club and Wangaratta City play head-to-head for the La Fiera Cup. Always a good crowd of supporters from both towns - this game is not one to miss. Main game commences at 3pm. Bring a chair and blanket.
Best canteen in the league with great Italian food available. Free entry.
8.45am-4pm Myrtleford Savoy Bocce Club, 252 Myrtle St.
Everyone is most welcome to play! Sign up at 8.45am with teams selected at random. Watch the teams play off against each other for a special trophy, then let the experts teach you how to play the game. Enjoy a meal and a drink whilst you are at the club. Free entry.
Enjoy a short morning walk foraging for wild mushrooms with expert guides on the outskirts of Myrtleford. Learn the secret to finding these wonderful natural treasures and enjoy the option of tasting preserved mushrooms. Participants need to be fit and healthy and wear suitable footwear for walking in hilly terrain.
$40/person (no concessions).
This is an extremely popular event and is run subject to environmental conditions - On-line bookings will opened at 9am Saturday 5th May 2018
11.30am-2pm Myrtleford Piazza, Clyde St.
Enjoy a taste of traditional food from the Trentino region in northern Italy.
On offer will be Polenta, Spezzatino (Beef Stew), Salsice (Continental Sausage) and Crauti (Sauerkraut). $15/person.
Available for separate purchase are Castagne (Roasted Chestnuts) and Strauben (Dessert), plus Michelini Wines will offer Vin Brulé (Mulled Wine) and wines of the region, including Marzemino, Teroldego and Pinot Grigio.
11.30am -1.00pm Entertainment by Mick Tenace signing and dancing in the Piazza
12pm-3pm Gapsted Wines, 3897 Great Alpine Rd.
Enjoy this three course culinary experience matched to Italian wine varietals.
Bookings recommended: (03) 5751 9101
Performance by Make a Scene production company Melbourne.
2.30pm Myrtleford Piazza, Clyde St.
“Fooling in Love” 2.30pm, Myrtleford Piazza, Clyde Street. Commedia dell’ arte Outdoor theatre performance –
Welcome to Naples, the home of Mt Vesuvius, the Island of Capri and rogue masked character, Pulcinella!
Join this parade of hilarious personalities as they weave through intersecting washing lines on the busy streets of Naples.
Watch as Colombina and Arlecchino search for love, freedom and margherita pizza. Can Pulcinella derail Pantalone’s mission to ‘…make Naples again’. Will Capitano fool in love? Does this city really have the best pizza in the world?
2pm-5pm Old School Museum, 29 Elgin St.
Visit the community museum and view presentations on Italian migration, the Italian P.O.W. Camp and migrant involvement in local agricultural industries (tobacco and forestry) and prominent families contribution to community life
Entry: $5 Adults, Concession $3, $1 Children.
5pm-6pm Adjacent to Piazza, Great Alpine Rd.
Come and unwind with a Spritz
$8 Aperol, Campari or Limoncello Spritz.
Enjoy an authentic woodfired pizza to complete your Italian experience.
6.30pm Club Savoy, 252 Great Alpine Rd.
Enjoy an Italian inspired feast at Myrtlefords Club Savoy.
Adults $29 (members $25), Children 6-12 $13, 13-17 $20, Children under 5 years free.
Bookings strongly recommended to avoid disappointment: (03) 5751 1296.