The program of the 4th Mushroom Festival
The Museum is hosting the 4th Mushroom Festival on September, 7, 8 & 9. The festival is going to take place in the central square of the town, Rigas Feraios square.
All the activities are for free!
We are looking forward to welcoming you to the festival!
Here is the program (you can download a pdf here):
Friday, September 7th
|18:15||The Festival begins!|
|18:30||Activities for children: stilts, face painting and a little bit of… magic!|
|20:00||Shadow puppetry with Kosmas Panayiokas|
|21:15||Folklore music band “Panayiotis Zosimas” and dance happenings with Dance Club of Trikala|
Saturday, September 8th
|10:30||Group formation for mushroom hunting|
|10:30||Group formation for Truffle Hunting|
|12:00||Activities for children: Clowns & face painting|
|13:00||Return of teams – Mushroom identification|
|19:00||Seminar about mushrooms by Mr George Konstantinidis, in chief of Greek Mushroom Society and Mrs Olga Gortzi, President and Professor of the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics of TEI of Thessaly|
|19:00||Mushroom cooking – Dozens of chefs cook! Free mushroom food and truffle pasta|
|19:30||Magicians and Clowns in an interactive performance for the little festival’s participants|
|21:15||Concert with “The Teasers” band and dance happenings with the dance school of Dimitra Kanata|
|22:30||Concert with «Manitarock» band and dance happenings with the Dance Club of Trikala|
Sunday, September 9th
|10:00||Activities for children: painting workshop and face painting|
|11:00||Traditional dance performance by the Dance Club of Trikala|
|14:30||End of the Festival|
- During the Mushroom Festival, the Museum will be open from 10:00 to 19:00.
- On Saturday from 10.00 to 18.00 and Sunday from 10.00 to 14.00, there will be hourly guided tours for the visitors of the Museum.