Primo maggio a Malacappa


Labour day in Malacappa

The village of Malacappa seen from above
The village of Malacappa seen from above

Where: Locality of Malacappa - 40050 Argelato (BO)
April 30 and May 1, 2018



A celebration of the Labour day with entertainment, music, street market, food stall and the traditional tractor's parade in the village wedged by the banks of the Reno river. 


In this place the time seems to stand still. Everything is still as in the past: the houses, the bar with old folks, the "trattoria". People are quiet, everybody knows each other and greets cordially.




Saturday, April 30


6.30PM: Meeting at the ARCI club and start (5.30PM) of the "12nd Walk of the Borgo" (lenght of the itinerary: choice between 3 km and 7 km);


Sunday, May 1

Locality Casadio

9AM: tractors meeting, Holy Mass and blessing of the farm machinery. Later, tractors parade to Malacappa;



11AM: arrival in Malacappa and aperitif with the tractor drivers;



3PM: start of the "1st of May's bike tour" from Conad supermarket parking in locality Funo, organized by Funo ARCI Club;


3:30PM: opening of the food stand with traditional crescentine  (fried dough) and wine;



5:30PM: Martial Arts exhibition 

Info on the event

Timetable: see programme
Entrance: free entry
Organizer: Pro loco di Argelato in collaboration with Circolo Arci Malacappa, Arci Funo, Parrocchia di Casadio, Centro sociale Funo, Comitato Casadio e Malacappa
Info: Comune di Argelato
Ph.  0039 051 6634624

Come arrivare
Info on the tourist location

URP - Public Relations Office



Address: Via Argelati, 4 - 40050 Argelato
Ph. +39 051 6634607

Fax +39 051 6634619


Opening times:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8.30am - 1.00pm

Thursday 1.30pm - 6.30pm

Saturday 8.30am - 12.00pm

Closed on Sundays

Hamlet Funo

Address: Piazza della Resistenza, 1 - 40050 Funo

Ph. +39 051 6634679  

Fax +39 051 6634676

Opening times:

Tuesday 8.30am - 1.00pm

Wednesday 1.30pm - 6.30pm

Saturday 8.30am - 12.00pm

Closed on Mondays, Thursdays, Friday, Sundays



Last update: 26-04-2018