Borgo in Fiore in Conversano comes alive with the rich weekend of April 25, when the scent of flowers will satisfy the desire for sharing, discovery and creativity. The program of events and initiatives conceived and prepared by the Municipality of Conversano, with the operational arm of the LAG Sud-Est Barese, is ready to offer opportunities to experience and rediscover the beautiful “Graven City”: Conversano.
The billboard was drawn up with the joint work of all municipal administrative departments headed by Mayor Giuseppe Lovascio. A team effort, with the involvement of associations, operators and artists, which already makes Conversano a meeting place, meeting place and entertainment.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23 – FLOWER FESTIVAL, EXHIBITIONS, CONFERENCES AND LARGE INSTALLATIONS
Saturday April 23 eye on Flower festival which will be officially inaugurated from the morning and which will animate the beating heart of Conversano until May 1, with flower exhibitions and markets dedicated to flowers and plants, created on the initiative and under the direction ofcouncilor for city decoration led by Francesca Lippolis†
With Borgo in Fiore, the city center is transformed into an open-air garden where visitors can also admire impressive art installations. These include: the floral octagon set up by the growers in Corso Morea as part of the Flower Festival; the association’s crochet rose carpet Threads of artwith the cooperation ofUniversity of the third age and many citizens, which will embellish the nave of the Villa Comunale Garibaldi; the vertical garden of 10 meters high that will be placed in Piazza Castello; and again, an artistic garden in Piazza Battisti and a tree made with a metal structure corresponding to the megalithic walls. In addition, many other areas of the city will be embellished, most notably Piazza XX Settembre, which will be embellished with floral decorations and plants that will also adorn the facade of the City Hall, ready to show itself to citizens and visitors dressed in the colors of Spring.
Borgo’s floral installations in Fiore will be a symbol of spring, freedom and rebirth.
Cultural events are also on the program on the last Saturday of April, in particular promoted by theAlderman for culture, Katia Sportelli: the opening of “Vestirsi d’Epoca – Exhibition of Weapons, Clothing and Accessories from the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Centuries” in the Torre Maestra of the castle of Conversano, until May 29, by the association Southern sensations† the playful didactic laboratory dedicated to children aged 3 to 6 entitled “Spring in your hands“, Edited by Oooh Issa at Piazza Battisti (10:30 am); the tour “Discovering the village of Castiglione” with the Pro Loco (9:30 am). Finally, on the evening of the 24th de conference and workshop on “Sustainability, biodiversity and the role of bees” edited by To leaf throughfrom 6 p.m. in the arena of the Polygonal Tower, promoted byCouncilor for Production Activities, Tiziana Palumbo†
SUNDAY 24 APRIL TO ALL ART AND CULTURE
it will be there “Lumen, Spring Festival” of the association made of porcelain, in association with I make, to make April 24 special Borgo in Fiore in Conversano† Another project promoted by the Conversano Department of Culture. At 7 pm, the open-air exhibition will be inaugurated at Villa Garibaldi, which will color the old town until June 5 with artistic light installations and fantastic creatures. The inauguration will be an event within the event thanks to a Taiko show, in which the energy of light will embrace the intensity of the sound of Japanese drums and the dynamics of their players.
Also on April 24, next to the exhibition “Dress Up in Art” and all Flower festivalwill it be possible to discover and rediscover the art and history of Conversano with “Tours in the Gravenstad – Talking between stories and legends” promoted by Southeast in the heartfrom 6 p.m. in the historic center, and nature thanks to the association Gaia Odva who will propose his? “Conversano on the road” in Castiglione from 9.30 am. For Borgo in Fiore there is also the opening of the historian on Sunday Piantoni Archive By the G. Piantoni Study Center, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Also confirmed for April 24, initiatives for children with: the laboratory of “Paper Seeds” edited by the association polyxena, from 10 a.m. in the historic center; And “A Grandpa as a Friend” for children between 5 and 10 years old accompanied by grandparents at the Association The Scribble.
MONDAY 25 APRIL WITH SPORT PROTAGONIST
The feast of April 25 in Borgo in Fiore of Conversano will be dedicated to being together, to living the city with energy and good mood, thanks to the many sporting initiatives in the program coordinated bySports councilor Dario Bertic†
It starts from the Torre di Castiglione la Ecorun By theAvis, while the association Unique will make a proposal “Cycling tour between the lakes of Conversano”a bike ride to discover the lakes and nature reserve of Conversano.
In the middle of the country, while the Flower festival and the exhibition remains open to visitors “Dressing in the Period”it will be possible Take a rickshaw ride in the old village thanks to the initiative of SACor participate as protagonists and spectators in the sports competitions on the calendar: in corso Domenico Morea the ASD Handball Conversano 2014 will it drive “Street Handball Family”† on the sports field P. Lorusso il kids club instead it organizes the 1st SSC Bari Generation Trophy†
From 25 April, Borgo in Fiore will therefore offer entertainment options for children and families, with sports but also with art and creativity: street artists and the playful-educational workshop for children from 3 to 6 years.Spring in your hands”Again with the staff of Oooh Issa†