Arredo 2016 – Bolzano Fair

From 11 March to 13 March 2016.
From March 19 to March 20, 2016.

Located in a bilingual region, Bolzano Fair serves as a meeting point between companies from the German-speaking areas of northern Europe and those of the Italian language.
Our events focus primarily on issues where the Trentino Alto Adige region boasts skills and know-how recognized at national and international level:
Tourism and hotel reception
Alpine winter sports and technology
Alpine agriculture and industry
sustainable construction and renewable energies
Bolzano Fair annually attracts with its manifestations more than 3,000 exhibitors and over 230,000 visitors from all over Europe.
Bolzano has an old tradition in the fair: the first evidence of trade with the Alpine regions, not just Italian but also foreign, date back to 1070. The geographical position of the city and its unquestionable role as a bridge between the north and south Europe have always favored commercial, economic and cultural relations with neighboring countries. The first modern fair – the Trade Fair – took place in 1948.
In the ’70s, thanks to the favorable economic situation, began a phase of development for the Bolzano Exhibition Authority. Prompted also by the various economic categories of the Province, administrators of the decided to expand the program of exhibitions, creating a series of specialized exhibitions. I was born the “Agricultural Fair”, the “Bolzano Hotels”, the “Leisure” and “Office-Büro”. In 1983 he followed “Mitea” – which in 1991 became “Bauschau” trade fair for the building, construction, insulation, thermology – in 1984 were added “Lignomec”, specialized exhibition of machinery and products for woodworking and the “Exhibition of Art and Antiques”.
By the time they were organized specialized exhibitions in the most important economic sectors of South Tyrol, to allow both the demand and supply meet both the exchange and dissemination of know-how: Mountain technology and winter sports ( “Alpitec” in 1997 “Prowinter” in 2001 and “Alpitec China” in 2009), agriculture and apple cultivation ( “Agrialp” in 1971 and “Interpoma” in 1998, “Agridirect” in 2016), tourism, hospitality and food ( “Hotel” in 1977 “Autochtona” in 2004, “Biolife” in 2005, “Nutrisan” in 2012).
Since the two thousand years a series of exhibitions “Klima” dedicated to the theme of sustainability and energy efficiency: “Klimahouse” in 2006 with editions in Italy travel to the North ( “ComoCasaClima” in 2015), Center ( “Klimahouse in Tuscany 2014) and South ( “Klimahouse Puglia” in 2012), as well as “Klimaenergy” in 2008, “Klimamobility” in 2011 and “Klimainfisso” in 2013.
A major presence in the calendar is certainly represented by the various public exhibitions: in addition to the historical “Free Time” (1983), “Furniture” (1992), “Civil Protect” (2007) and “Kreativ” (2014).
From 1 January 2003 Bolzano Fair it is a joint stock company and has adapted well to the European legislation that has long demanded to our country by reviewing the various rules relating to both State and regional trade bodies. The main shareholders are the Autonomous Province of Bolzano (about 62%), the Trentino Alto Adige Region (21%), the Chamber of Commerce of Bolzano (5%), the City of Bolzano (4%) in addition to the reduction in the amounts of Foundation Savings Bank, People’s Bank of South Tyrol, Trento and Bolzano Bank, Raiffeisen Bank and other associations.
Our trade fairs and congresses are inspired by our culture of sustainability, which is also part of the esteem we have for our staff and the commitment to defend the environment. We want precisely this culture of sustainability is central to our future efforts, making it the launching pad for new proposals and exhibition formulas. In addition, we are convinced that we will be successful only planning initiatives that will not burden or on our employees, or the environment. That’s why we believe in the value of interpersonal relationships based on mutual respect and fairness, both within us, as to customers and suppliers. Our corporate culture is focused on the harmonious and fruitful collaboration among all our employees, belonging to different linguistic groups in South Tyrol or from other regions and countries and made sure that bilingualism will become for everyone a factor simply granted.


From March 18 to March 21, 2016.
Over 100,000 visitors to the 529 th edition of Leonicena fair, one of the oldest in the Veneto. Despite the crisis also numerous exhibitors.
The “LONIGO FAIR” draws its origins from ancient folk and religious traditions south of Vicenza.
In fact, it stems historically from 25 March 1486 (before the discovery of America) and according to the story that has been handed down was the adventure of two thieves killers who hid themselves in the small Church of St. Peter, located in the hamlet Pavarano (now Madona Lonigo) and here, the miracle happened: one of the two criminals disfigured the wallaper of Our Lady “who took cover the injured eye with his left hand, while his right leaned over the wound he had had in his chest.”
From this extraordinary and miraculous, the church was dedicated to the Madonna of Miracles.
Moreover it was Pope Innocent VIII that by His will, he built on the site the “Sanctuary dedicated to the Madonna of Miracles” and who for over three centuries, the fame of the miracle, was attended by the faithful, coming even from distant countries, for venerate the Madonna.
And it is precisely from the encounter of these faithful, who exchanged their goods, which was founded the first form of the “FAIR OF LONIGO that later in 800, moved by the Lonigo Mura, became famous especially for the exhibition and trade horses.
LA “LONIGO FAIR” of our day
Since 1986, the year of the 500th Anniversary (1486-1986) see the Logo-round the commemorative symbol, Fiera di Lonigo has regained its central role in the economy of the whole area Berica Area, Vicenza and Verona.
This role, alive and dynamic, is reconfirmed every year the last week of March, through the growing participation of operators and exhibitors, in particular that of the mechanics applied to the cultivation and exploitation of agricultural land. In recent years the exhibition has taken on a dimension and a specialized aspect especially for the wine sector and gained the potential of agricultural machinery, to which has been added with considerable presence of handicraft and local trade products.
And these are the conditions that characterize our people, hardworking and always attentive to the great transformations, which does the job its significant dignity and way of being.
With Fiera di Lonigo, the leoniceni do party only for themselves, but they do together with the great influx of visitors to the event every year attend our Town.
Moreover Lonigo also offers visitors how splendid reality as a City of Art and Culture, with its buildings, its monuments and its Venetian Villas buildings (La Rocca Pisana, Villa S.Fermo, the Teatro Comunale, the Villa Pisani in Bagnolo the Cathedral, the Old Church, the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Miracles etc.)
Finally, there are, as a worthy setting, manifestations of cultural-historical and artistic.
Are especially welcome with a gastronomic initiatives, by allowing you to taste the typical products of the Venetian cuisine, accompanied by the famous local wines D.O.C. .
The city of Lonigo in this month, opens with profit to European opportunities and among them mention should be focusing on the friendship with the City of Abensberg, Bavarian tedesca- city, twinned with Lonigo, who for many years regularly participates in this event, with their music and their beer, bring a festive note and diversity.

Leisure in 2016 – Bolzen

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FROM 04/22/2016 TO 04/25/2016

Leisure in 2016 is 40 years old. A fair of long tradition, but always young and much loved by the public of the Trentino Alto Adige for its engaging mix of news, entertainment and special offers for your leisure time.

Leisure is the fair for holidays, outdoor, camping, sports and garden, visited annually by over 45,000 people.

The event is an opportunity to test, compare and buy at “fair price” many innovations and products. Is the event not to be missed to take advantage of discounts offered by more than 300 companies, and to find the best offer for their holidays or travel, for camping, for sport, for food products, for the house and for the garden, car or motorcycle, but also for health and beauty products.

The fair is a real center to make engaging experiences dedicated to all those who love to be active, move outdoors, travel and feel healthy.

The Mediterranean Fair – Palermo

FROM 05/19/2016 TO 05/06/2016.

The Mediterranean Fair is one of the main Italian and Mediterranean exhibitions based in Palermo. The fair was born in Palermo in 1946, it creates a private area of ​​about 14 hectares of triangular shape away from the city center, at the slopes of Monte Pellegrino, at one of the outputs of the Parco della Favorita, reaching in time the area of ​​86 thousand sq.m. . From the beginning is the most important exhibition center in Sicily both in size and importance. It was run by the Ente Autonomo Fiera del Mediterraneo, Public Institution of the Sicilian Region.

The last president of the Fair, before its receivership and its decline, it was Dr. Giambattista Torregrossa, appointed in 1980 .

In the 2000s mismanagement of the Fair has led to a financial crisis that has put an end to the activities Ente Fiera. In 2015, after seven years of inactivity will be organized a new trade fair from May 23 to June 7. Since May 1, 2016 is used by the Church Christian Words Of Grace Palermo for their cults also live on Youtube. The Fair has grown over the years in a very articulated; within the (originally subject to civic use, and adjacent to the Natural Reserve of Monte Pellegrino) as well as large and roomy halls, there are (in the north, the oldest), some smaller buildings dating back to the first years of life entity, of particular historical interest. The entire exhibition center is spread over 83,000 m². Currently the most important pavilion is the number 20, both in size and position. It was recently renovated pavilion 5a, which is also used as a meeting room, along with Hall 4. A unique feature of the Palermo Fair is the presence of large old trees, and the original location at the foot of Monte Pellegrino, which is its dramatic backdrop. Are being launched (May 2008) the redevelopment works of Hall 16, which will be transformed into a conference room modular 1500 places.