October Festivals is the collective name for all the initiatives and events taking place throughout the month of October at the Garda Food and Wine Exhibition Centre in the village of Polpenazze del Garda.

Lake Garda's October Festivals

Features for the first half of October were the 2nd Spit Roasting Festival of Brescia and 21st Tiragna Polenta Festival.

The second-half of the month of October is dedicated to other not-to-be-missed food and wine appointments.

Worthy of particular note are there are the 30th Festa delle Castagne e del Vino Nuovo Chestnut and New Wines Festival – which runs from October 14th to 16th and then the weekend after is the 6° Festa del Tartufo 6th annual Truffle Festivalfrom October 21st to 23rd.

Finally, Lake Garda’s October Festivals calendar rounds off with a Halloween Party, which, of course, takes place over the Halloween weekend – the 29th to 31st October 2011.

For more details on all the Lake Garda October Festivals and the Halloween Party, please visit the October Festivals website.