Vinitaly in Verona
09 - 12 April 2017
Vinitaly is word biggest wine and oenology exhibition one of the most important events in Verona. It takes place every year, usually on the second week of april, from Thursday to Monday. Vinitaly is an incredible event, with more than 95,000 square meters of exhibition areas, 4,500 exhibitors, mainly from Italy but also from many European and new world wine producing countries, 153,000 visitors from all over the world, 2,500 journalists.
During the four days of Vinitaly, inside the huge exhibition area there will be also many wine related events, tastings sessions, presentations of new products and wineries, wine awards, workshop and meetings with producers and buyers. Vinitaly is a unique chance to deepen your knowledge of Italian wines.
Whether you are a professional sommelier, a wine importer, a restaurant owner or just a wine enthusiast, Vinitaly represents the unique chance to find on display and taste for free thousands of wines from all Italian regions, from the easier everyday wines, up to world top bottles of Amarone, Barolo, Barbaresco, Brunello, Sassicaia.
Together with most important and famous wineries with wide, luxurious stands clearly designed to impress the visitor, you will also find smaller, unknown and family run cellars from all Italian wine producing regions from north to south. There you’ll find owners, producers and wine makers so you’ll be able to ask them anything you want to know about the wines they produce.
If you really want to have a thorough experience of Vinitaly, two full days are hardly enough and it is better to carefully plan what you want to see and taste. Hotels in Verona tend to be fully booked during Vinitaly so it is advisable to plan your staying many months ahead.