Mass and Procession for St. Anthony of Padua
A mass in La Piazza is followed by a procession of veterans from the Italian Army’s Alpini Brigade and community members who will carry the statue of St. Anthony acquired by St. Mary's Catholic Church along Clyde Street. Come along and dress up in traditional regional Italian costume!
WHERE: La Piazza, Great Alpine Road, Myrtleford
WHAT: This is an all weather ticketed event, operating under our Covid Safe Plan.
Gates open at 10.30am for 11am start.
Note: not all stalls have Eftpos facitilies, so remember to have cash available.
La Festa is all about Food, Wine and having fun the Italian way. Enjoy true and authentic regional food, prepared with love by our Circoli – Calabrese, Trentini, Vicentini & Trevisani. Joining the Circoli we also have Bastoni Pizzerie, Chestnuts Australia, The Meat Room, Abruzzo Lab and Mannies Italian Frittole. Buon Appetito!
To complement meals, our Alpine Valley wineries have great selection of Italian varietals for you to choose from, Salute!
Entertainment this year is: Santataranta, The Emeralds, James Liotta, Dean Canan, Choir Gruppo Culturale, Jazz Amore, Mick Tenace and Anthony Demasi.
For the bambini & ragazzi head to Bendigo Bank’s Children’s Activity Hub which will keep you entertained with Luigi Zucchini comedy show, Balloonantic Bruce novelty balloons, photo booth, snakes & ladders and more. The perfect spot for young families & young at heart.
General Admission: Adult 1 $10 per person, conc $5 per person & U18 free
Premium Tickets: $40 per seat, includes allocated seat & table & wine glass
Premium tickets – limited group seating 6, 8 or 10 is available until sold out. Individual premium tickets also available, until sold out.
Tickets sales online via https://www.trybooking.com/BYBKU
Tickets go on sale - 9am Tuesday, 12 April
Gates sales - from 11:30am - limited general admission tickets available on the day.
Free entry to La Piazza from 3pm.
WHERE: 213 Great Alpine Road, Myrtleford
WHAT: A visit to Michelini Cellar Door for a tasting of Italian varietals is highly recommended when in Myrtleford. Bookings not essential but recommended, book via www.micheliniwines.com.au or phone (03) 5751 1990.
WHERE: 3897 Great Alpine Road, Gapsted
WHAT: Tastes of Italy brings you a beautiful 3 course Italian inspired menu matched with Italian wine varietal wines @ $65 per person.
WHERE: 161 Myrtle Street, Myrtleford
WHAT: Antipasto & toasted Focaccia at Billy Button Wines form an Italian inspired sharing menu for the duration of the La Fiera weekend.
Enjoy an Antipasto with delicious salami, Italian cheeses, frittata & pickled vegetables or a Herb Focaccia filled with Italian inspired ingredients toasted to perfection. Complete your visit with a tasting or glass of wine.
Bookings preferred but not essential, bookings online www.billybuttonwines.com.au
Old School Museum
WHERE: 29 Elgin Street, Myrtleford
WHAT: Visit the community museum and view presentations on migration, Italian contribution to agriculture and forestry, the Italian P.O.W. Camp (1942-46) and prominent families and their contribution to community life
Entry: $5 Adults, $3 concession $1.00 Children.
WHERE: Adjacent to La Piazza, Great Alpine Road, Myrtleford
WHAT: Come and unwind with an Aperol, Campari or Limoncello Spritz, before you enjoy an authentic wood fired pizza to complete your Italian experience. Bookings preferred, phone (03) 5751 1478
WHERE: 252 Great Alpine Rd, Myrtleford
WHAT: Enjoy an Italian Family Buffet and be entertained by Jazz Amore from 630pm, followed by Dean Canan from 7.30pm to 10.30pm.
Adults $55.00 (Members $50.00), Teenagers 13-17 $30, Children 6-12 $25, Children under 5 years free. Bookings essential (03) 5751 1296.
WHERE: EMPAC, Marian College, Prince Street, Myrtleford
WHAT: Price includes a light supper after movie.
Wine & Italian beer wine and available for purchase before & after screening.
Limited tickets will be available at the door, from 6.20pm to 6.45pm, CASH only as no eftpos available.
$15.00pp, book tickets online at https://www.trybooking.com/BYARQ