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August festivals in Puglia

August festivals in Puglia

02.08.2019

From the Primitivo of Manduria to the orecchiette pasta, discover all the events
 
Coming to Apulia means being ready to visit one of the Italian regions with a very ancient culinary tradition handed down from different countries. From the Gargano to the Salento passing through the Bari coast, there are many places that, especially in summer, are preparing to welcome tourists not only with their inimitable beauty but also with Mediterranean cuisine aimed at promoting local productions.
 
From the Primitivo wine of Manduria, to the "pettola" of Lecce, from the "orecchiette" pasta to the "caciocavallo podolico" cheese, these are just some of the delights that should be enjoyed on a trip to Puglia.
 
To do this, there is no appropriate occasion than take part in the many festivals in Puglia, the traditional events that have the purpose of tasting exclusive local specialties. Typical dishes made with products at 0 km prepared by local people are able to enthuse visitors immersed in a unique and unrepeatable experience.
 
Here are the main August food festivals in Puglia:
 
From the 1st to the 5th August: Mercatino del Gusto in Maglie
From the 2th to the 5th August: BioTour Puglia "Il Villaggio del Gusto" in Trani
The 2nd of August: Roast and fried fish festival in Polignano a mare
The 3th of August: Sagra della Puccia in Supersano
The 3th of August: Beer Festival in Cassano delle Murge
The 6th of August: Pizzica & Primitivo in Manduria
The 7th of August: Festival of flavors of the Sea in Santa Maria di Leuca
The 7th 8th of August: Festa delle Orecchiette nelle 'nchiosce Grottaglie
The 8th and 10th of August: Suoni & Sapori a Carovigno
The 9th of August: Fish Festival in Melendugno
The 9th of August: Sagra delle Orecchiette in Cisternino
 
The 11th of August: Deliceto black pork festival
The 12th and 13th of August: Grandma's Sandwich Festival in Giovinazzo
The 13th of August: Festival del caciocavallo, cicatiell e acc ’in Monteleone di Puglia
The 15th of August: Festival of cod and sauté in Canosa di Puglia
The 16th of August: Sagra delle 4 Pignate in Tiggiano
The 17th of August: Watermelon Festival in Botrugno
The 18th of August: Festival of Oil Colors in Presicce
 
From the 19th to the 26th of August: Beer among the Trulli in Alberobello
From the 24th to the 26th of August: Sant'Oronzo celebration in Lecce