Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 October

“GRAPE HARVEST FEAST”

Reenactment of of the Thomas Hanbury's Feast and presentation of the typical products of the Riviera di Ponente


Saturday 7 October


10.00 Inauguration and presentation of the event
10.00 – 17.00 Show and taste of the typical products and excellence of the land that characterize the Ponente Riviera.
10.00 – 17.00 Biographical exhibition on Alwin Berger, GBH curator during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
10.00 – 17.00 Photographic exhibition on the Hanbury Botanical Gardens of the photographer Saverio Chiappalone
11.00 Presentation of the book "Iconographic catalog of the cactaceae cultivated at the Hanbury botanical gardens, La Mortola (IM), Liguria, NW Italy " by Alessandro Guiggi
11.30 Presentation of the book " Life reminders - Lebenserinnerungen " by Elise Berger
12.00 Presentation of the Acts of the Conference "Alwin Berger and others. The signs of Germanic culture in the gardens and landscape of the Riviera. Before and after the Great War
16.00 Concerto of popular songs from around the world performed by the Choir "Music People People Around" of Genoa

Sunday 8 October:


10.30 "Ventimiglia a land of excellence" presentation of typical products of the land coming from the territory
10.00 – 17.00 Show and taste of the typical products and excellence of the land that characterize the Ponente Riviera
. 10.00 – 17.00 Biographical exhibition on Alwin Berger, GBH curator during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
10.00 – 17.00 Photographic exhibition on the Hanbury Botanical Gardens of the photographer Saverio Chiappalone
10.00-12.00 e 14.00 –17.00 Reenactment of the “Grape Harvest Feast”in collaboration with the High School Aprosio of Ventimiglia.- Historical reenactment of family life at Palazzo.
10.30 ONAV - National Wine Tasting Organization "Guided Tasting of Fresh Wine Grapes" - presentation and tasting (max 30 people by reservation - tel. 0184 229507)
11.30 ONAV - National Wine Tasting Organization "Excellence of the wines of the territory" - presentation and tasting (max 30 people on reservation, with payment: 5 euro, phone: 0184 229507)
15.30 Presentation of the photo book " A walk around my Garden" by Saverio Chiappalone.
16.00 ONAV - National Wine Tasting Organization "Excellence of the wines of the territory" - presentation and tasting (max 30 people on reservation, with payment: 5 euro, phone: 0184 229507)

Free shuttle service from Ventimiglia to La Mortola and return

Entrance for one day: 6 €
Entrance for two days: 10 €

More information and contacts

When:
From to
Where:
Giardini Botanici Hanbury
Contact person:
Coop. Omnia
Contacts:
Informazioni biglietteria tel. 0184 229507 - email: info@cooperativa-omnia.com