Carnival

Villafranca‘s typical masks are the Castellano and the Queen Sfoiadina, that recall the monument symbol of the village and the local cake.

During Carnival, along the streets of the old town centre an impressive night parade with floats and masks coming from the surroundings of the Verona area, takes place.

At the end of the event, the funniest and original masks are rewarded and it is possible to eat gnocchi, the typical dish of Verona area’s carnival..

Come arrivare: 

Motorway A22 (Brennero-Modena) take the exit Nogarole Rocca, then follow the indications for Villafranca di Verona, old town centre.

Motorway A4 (Milano-Venezia) take the exit Sommacampagna, then follow the indications for Villafranca di Verona, old town centre.

Form the Airport “Valerio Catullo” of Verona: take the tangenziale and follow the indications for Villafranca di Verona, or take the train or the coach that stop at Villafranca di Verona.

From Verona take the tangenziale then follow the indications for Villafranca di Verona, old town centre.

From Mantua drive along the strada statale 62 della Cisa, towards Villafranca di Verona, old town centre.

Geofield: 
POINT (10.8451951 45.3527526)