Events in Carloforte : Girotonno 2017 from 22 to 25 June
Girotonno, one of Carloforte's most important events, will be held this year from 22 to 25 June. Four days of culture, tradition, food and wine, and shows.
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The 15th edition of the Girotonno will take place in Carloforte from 22 to 25 June 2017. Four days that will be dedicated to the tradition and the culinary culture of the red tuna, with gastronomic competitions, tastings and live music concerts.
Also this year will be held the Tuna Cuisine Competition, the international gourmet competition between chefs from six different nations featuring their tuna based recipes.
Every day the public will be able to watch live in the Girotonno Live Cooking at the preparation and tasting of tuna recipes presented by Italian and international chefs. The appointments, conducted on stage by actor and chef Andy Luotto, will include chefs such as Filippo La Mantia, Luigi Pomata, Stefano De Gregorio and Giorgione.
On the quay Mamma Mahon will be set up the Tuna Village, where you can taste the typical dishes of Carloforte at the price of 15 euros. The menu will include baked pasta and cus cus, tuna with Carignano, tuna stew, tuna "alla carlofortina", ice cream, bread and a choice of wine, beer or water.
At the Expo Village, open every day with a non stop time until midnight, you will be able to purchase the agro-food products and the Sardinian crafts.
Sports enthusiasts will be able to spend their free time in the Villaggio dello sport (Sport Village). For those who want to visit the island of Carloforte, will be available four trekking routes and the Torre San Vittorio Museum.
The nights will see the great music of Italian and international stars. The Girotonno Live Show will be held at Palapaise, Carloforte's sports field, and will feature two major Italian artists.
On Friday, June 23rd, at 9 pm, Nek's concert will be held for "Unici in Tour", while Saturday, June 24th will be Fiorella Mannoia's turn for "Combattente - Il Tour".
You can check out the complete program on the Girotonno 2017 website. Through our web page dedicated to Carloforte you can check out the available accommodations and book now the best hotels, B&Bs and Apartments.