“Why is Parchi in festa in Marmore Falls this year? Because it is simply fantastic”. This is the comment, simple but exhaustive of the organizer. It is the IV edition. This event become a party and the organization is thanks to the cooperation between the Administrations, the Umbrian Region, the Province of Terni, the Municipality of Terni and the Nera Fluvial Park.
From 13th to 14th September an event linked to the nature , didattiche, sportive to the environment and other activities. - play, didactics, sports etc. it isn’t only for children: the initiatives (free) are a lot and include all people. Inside the area Marmore Falls, you will find the stand-holds of the all parks in Umbria. This event will be a national organization (maybe in 2009). This year it presents: the Nera Fluvial Park, the national Park of Monti Sibillini, Colfiorito Park, the Tevere Fluvial Park, the Park of Trasimeno Lake, the Park of Monte Cucco, the Park of Monte Subasio, Monte Peglia and Selva di Meana.
You will find the information in the Stand-holds and also the presence of other associations like Coldiretti, Bioumbria, Legambiente…and other opportunities. From the taste of the local typical dishes to the stand-hold dedicated to the animation for children, with plays, laboratories and spectacles. There will be also the didactical activities of different kind for children like the transformation of the waste materials to toys, do kites and toys with wood and other things.Marmore Falls, the society which manages the area. the skilled guides will accompany you in the cave “Grotta delle condotte”, walk along the routes during the evening, the discover of the Botanical Garden, the Enchanted Walk for children to see the Gnefro, the elf of the Falls who animates the routes and live in the caves of the Falls. It is possible to practise archery, do canoeing, do trekking along the routes of the Nerina Valley and the mountain bike in the medieval villages of the Umbrian Region.
Ce n’è davvero per tutti i gusti, senza dimenticare la parte più “culturale” della kermesse. Mostre, esposizioni e visite guidate al Museo ornitologico di Collestatte, con tanto di navetta di collegamento, sono piatti prelibati, mentre nel Centro botanico universitario presente nell’area escursionistica della cascata è possibile conoscere l’offerta del Centro di documentazione ambientale di Piediluco.
many things to do but don’t forget the “cultural event” of the kermes. Exhibitions and guided visits to the ornithological museum in Collestatte and the bus shuttle service.
“Parchi in Festa 2008 – Colours and Flavours in Umbria” will be in Marmore Falls (Terni) from Saturday, the 13th September to Sunday, the 14th September. After buying the ticket, enter in the area and do all the activities include with the ticket and available inside. (we advise the advanced booking).
the activities outside the area: mountain bike, trekking, canoeing are after payment.
For the timetables of the events, for the programme, for further information and for booking, consult the web site www.parchinfesta.com, call 075 5001221, or send an e-mail to the electronic address firstname.lastname@example.org