Lake Garda Music Festival
Lake Garda Music Festival
8th International Choir and Orchestra Festival of Lake Garda,
October 17th - 19th, 2014
From 17th to 19th October 2014, will take place, through the cooperation with the Consortium "Lago di Garda - Lombardia" the 8th Edition of the Lake Garda Music Festival International Choirs and Orchestras Festival.
The festival is not a music competition, but a concert series presenting different styles and generes. Maestro Peter Laskowski, the winner
LIMONE SUL GARDA
SKY RUNNING E-XTREME 2014
10th - 11th October 2014
The period10th - 11th October marks the day for "Sky Running-Xtreme", 4th edition.
The end of the summer brings with it the end of our sporting events, however this race is the perfect challenge for mountain running fans.
On Friday 10th October starts the "Vertical Grèste de la Mughèra".
St. Daniele Comboni and the Comboni Missionaries in Limone sul GardaBIRTHPLACE OF SAINT DANIELE COMBONI
LIMONE SUL GARDA, MARCH 15, 1831 - KHARTOUM, SUDAN, OCTOBER 10, 1881
A son of poor gardeners who became the first Catholic Bishop of Central Africa.
The town of Limone sul Garda gave birth to Daniel Comboni, the founder of the Comboni missionary institutes. In his teens he decided to become a priest and in 1849 he swore to dedicate his life to Sub-Saharan Africa.
He completed his studies in Philosophy and Theology
The Castèl lemon houseThe Castèl lemon house, which is northwest of the old town center and stands against the rocky wall of the Mughéra mountain, is just a portion of the large lemon grove that once stretched from the Mura valleys, Via Pozze and Via Castello to the Màndola valley. The garden, which covers an area of 1,633 square meters, is divided perpendicularly into two parts by the cùen dela Marches'àna, on which the main cas'èl is built on several levels. It extends to the south, in part, on a single terrace and
The Museums in Limone sul Garda
Following construction of the Gardesana road (1929 - 1931), which permetted a connection between Limone, Gargnano and Riva, Limone became one of the most frequented tourist centres of Lake Garda in the second half of the twentieth century. Many different factors influenced the development of the town: its position on the lake, the natural contours of the territory, the characteristic conformation of the historical centre, the climatic conditions, the dynamism of the inhabitants and the attention
THE MUSEUM OF TOURISM
The museums in Limone sul Garda:
The local council of Limone sul Garda decided to open the Fishing Museum in order to remind us of the history of the town's old trades, crafts and traditions.
THE FISHING MUSEUM
Limone sul Garda used to be a small village very much based on a simple rural economy of olive growing and fishing. In the 1700s it turned its attention to the construction on the lemon groves and the cultivation of citrus fruits.
Thanks to many favourable conditions, the hard work of its inhabitants and the devotion of the counc