Sheep festival “Gusta La pecora” IV edition in Santa Ninfa
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Now in its 4th edition, the sheep feast in Santa Ninfa will be held on November 18th.
A whole day dedicated to the tasting of the sheep and its derivatives in a suggestive location inside the square of Piazza Libertà.
The belicina sheep, thanks to a selection wisely carried out by local farmers, have succeeded in making it one of the best dairy sheep breeds in Italy and in Europe.
The event organized by the municipality of Santa Ninfa that has long been committed to the promotion of the country and its typical products such as the sausage festival now in its 20th edition.
Inside the event there will be several exhibition stands where you can taste from sheep-based cous cous, local sausage, local meat burgers, first courses with agnellone ragù, cheese, wine tasting and sheep-based food production like arrosticini, stigghiola, boiled and roasted sheep, soups, cannoli and cascatelle and sfinciuna.
The opening is scheduled for 10.00 am the event is open to all, children, families and elderly, where there will also be workshops for children where they will learn to milk as well as inflatables and games to have fun.
Admission to the event is free and there is ample opportunity to park the prices are also moderated by the municipality that has imposed very low figures to encourage the growth of the event.
You can also visit the museums in the center of the city such as the Museum of Prehistory, the Museum of Emigration, the Museum of Nino Cordio, the Museum of the Reserve of the Cave of Santa Ninfa.
As a backdrop to the event there will also be live folk music with the band “I Camurria” born in Enna and able to give conceptual shows, where to experiment a creative approach in continuous evolution, thanks to the extravagant and symbolic use of visual elements, scenographic, theatrical and communicative, that enrich and complete with amused irony a sound system full of energy, rhythm and contamination.
For those who want to reach the event a coach has been organized with departure at 09.00 from Mazara del Vallo for more information on the cost and reservations call 3886945486.