Festivals, holidays, traditions, and other events in Chianti
The second weekend in September, Greve in Chianti hosts the main annual Rassegna del Chianti Classico, a bacchanalia festival of food and dancing that showcases wine from all the region’s producers. Call tel. 055-853-295 for more information.
Radda sponsors its own wine festival the last weekend in May, where buying the commemorative glass lets you sample 50 to 60 wines for free. There’s also a free concert, snacks, and a communal grappa tasting.