A program filled with cultural events, concerts, cabarets, games, sports, adventure, that from the 5th to the 16th of August will liven up the area of the Castellana Caves. A great amount of cooperation and enthusiasm for a new and rich 2016 edition.
It’s up: “Grotteland, summer wonder” a surprising and rich collection of events that for twelve days will liven up the area of the Castellana Caves, two more than last year given the great response from the public and the approval obtained in the first edition.
Sports, games, recreational workshops, adventures in the caves, free shows, great concerts, book presentations, and much more. Twelve unmissable days that will entertain the whole family without forgetting the young to whom the entire pine forest area has been dedicated with the impressive stage of the “Fuorimano Summer Festival”, on which the best of the independent Italian music scene will perform with a program covering several genres such as folk, singer-songwriter, pop, rock and electronic music as well as evenings dedicated to the screening of short films and music forums in which listenings, projections and narrations from the experts of the industry will alternate, thanks to important collaborations with the Short Film Festival of Immaginaria of Conversano and the School of Rock of Monopoli.
In addition many food and wine stands will be open from 19.00, a flavor path that will delight every palate with exclusively regional products. Meatballs, cooked meat, fried fish, mozzarella, focaccia, pizza, orecchiette, breaded foods and much more; only local delicacies to celebrate our land, famous around the world especially, and not only, for the extraordinary richness, variety and culinary authenticity.
About ten shopping stands are located in the pedestrian area of the square that every evening will be animated by events organized by the Castellana Conviene Association.
There will also be inflatable games and an antique carousel for children, magic tricks, rides and kite displays. Furthermore in the pine forest area a fascinating light display will frame the Way of Knowledge, where you can meet hobbyists, craftsmen, table games enthusiasts, operators of well-being as well as a reading corner for the little ones.
The event will also be enriched by the prestigious sponsors Peroni and Otis as well as having the support and sponsorship of the Montegiordano municipalty. Finally the extraordinary collaborative work and synergies with the objective of adding variety to the Grotteland program. In fact over twenty associations will be involved in many fun and interesting activities with the intent to create a unique atmosphere, a spell capable of surprising anyone that will reach the Caves of Castellana, to create unforgettable moments.