Located near Lake Garda and the city of Verona, Parco Sigurtà is one of the most popular parks in Italy. Here you can explore 150 acres of landscaped gardens, vast green lawns, annual seasonal flowerings of tulips, roses and more. The park also hosts a number of exciting events throughout its open season (6 March to 13 November 2022).
When you visit, make sure you catch one of the many Parco Sigurtà events that are held here on a regular basis. Read on to find out more.
To kick off the open season at Parco Sigurta, there are two days dedicated to International Women’s Day. Women enter for free to celebrate their day.
Date: 7 and 8 March
This is the blooming period of more than a million tulips across the park. It is also a photo competition, which you can see following the hashtag #tulipanomania on Instagram.
Date: March - April
On two Saturdays, 30 artists are selected by the park from various applicants and their works will be displayed in the park, and online.
Date: 12 and 19 March
The park will host a search for easter eggs hidden in the immense flower beds and gardens of Parco Sigurtà on the day before Easter.
Date: 16 April
Artists from the Italian Body Painting Festival paint the faces of visitors of all ages on select Sunday’s. The themes are tulips or roses based on the season.
Date: 10 April and 15 May
Attend a whole day of shows and exhibitions put on by street artists like clowns, aerial dancers, and even tightrope walkers on this Sunday in May.
Date: 22 May
Throughout the months of June and July, there are sessions dedicated to wellness with yoga, pilates, gymnastics, and more in the evenings. Tickets cost €15.50.
Date: June - July
The Cracking Art collective puts up over 100 art installations made from recycled materials, and there is a game to lead visitors in search of these works.
Date: June - September
During this event the skilled sheep shearers at the park’s educational farm will remove the fleece of 20 sheep to prepare them for the summer heat.
Date: 5 June
The park host a day filled with shows, games, and entertainment for young visitors from 3 to 12. There will be face painting, magic shows, and even a special food truck.
Date: 12 June
A car race featuring over four hundred vintage cars that start in Brescia. The roue of the cars pass through Parco Sigurtà and can be viewed by visitors.
Date: 15 June
The park’s annual Spring Race, where you can either run or walk through the summer blooms. There are three routes of 2.5 km, 6 km, and 10 km and registration starts from €8.
Date: 26 June
Organized in collaboration with the Arti e Mestieri Valeggio, famous singers perform popular ariass from operas by Verdi, Puccini, and Donizetti. Tickets cost €13 per person
Date: 22 August
This event is for fans of comics, cartoons, fantasy, and cosplay. There will be exhibitions of Japanese anime, dancing, and more. Guests in cosplay will have a discounted rate
Date: 3-4 September
By popular demand, the park celebrates a second Children's Day in the autumn. There are shows and games for all children, areas dedicated to face painting, and more.
Date: 9 October
There are two more Saturdays in the autumn when the paintings of the park by 35 artists are selected by the park to be displayed in the park, and online.
Date: 15 and 22 October
A special event dedicated to the 1800s, with period carriages, romantic picnics, music, dancing, and other activities. Visitors in nineteenth-century costumes get free entry.
Date: 16 October
A day full of events, surprises, and themed activities set against the autumn-colored Ginkgo trees and Japanese maples. Children under 14 in costume will get free admission.
Date: 30 October
The park’s second annual run in the autumn, when you can enjoy the Halloween-themed sets. There are three routes to choose from, between 2.5 km, 6 km and 10 km
Date: 6 November
From weddings and civil ceremonies, to vow renewals, celebrate your special day at Parco Sigurtà with elegant tents and a banquet on the lawn, and a special ride aboard the park train.
You could even use the park for business events, as the stunning natural setting will transform any event into something special. With impeccable suppliers and lots of versatile spaces, it will be a choice that is sure to be successful.
For more information, contact Parco Giardino Sigurtà at firstname.lastname@example.org
A. Yes, there are several entertaining events being held this year at Parco Sigurtà.
A. There are around 20 events taking place throughout the year at Parco Sigurtà.
A. Yes, the Parco Sigurtà events are open to all visitors of the park after the purchase of an entrance ticket.
A. Many of the events are free upon purchasing an entrance ticket to the park (€15.50). For some events, certain individuals can get discounted tickets, while other events require special tickets.
A. You can book tickets to Parco Sigurtà events online here.
A. Yes. Tickets to the Parco Sigurtà events can be purchased online.
A. The Tulipmania Festival, where you can see the flowering that with more than a million tulips, is held from 6 March to the end of April.
A. Popular Parco Sigurtà events are Tulipmania, Easter Egg Hunt, Buskers Park, Wild Goose Chase, Mille Miglia, Journey Through Time, and Halloween.
A. Yes, as part of the Wild Goose Chase event, there the Cracking Art collective puts up an exhibition of over 100 art installations made from recycled materials.
A. Yes, the Stars of the Opera event includes a musical concert where famous singers perform popular arias from operas by Verdi, Puccini, and Donizetti.