Parma Ham Bistro

From Saturday, September 2 to Sunday, September 10

Programme of the events and activities of the Parma Ham Bistrò.

Parma, Piazza Garibaldi
2-10 September 2017

From Saturday, September 2 to Sunday, September 10

11.30am to 10pm Parma Ham tasting

Saturday, September 2

11:00am

Inaugural ceremony of the Parma Ham Festival

12:30pm

BRUNCH with us. Storytelling in English about Parma Ham production methods.

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

Starting from 7:30 pm

Hip Hop Ham music Aperitivo with DJ set by DJ Hutchy, shows and Hip Hop,
Dance Hall and Free Style performances by The Flow. Tastings of finger foods and light cocktails

Sunday, September 3

11.30am to 10pm Parma Ham tasting

9:00am

Start of the Parma-Ham-Langhirano-Parma bike event (arrival in Langhirano and return to Parma.) Organized by FIAB Bicinsieme

11:30am

Parma HAM: music aperitivo with the chef. Chef Marcello Zaccaria gives a cooking lesson focussed on the preparation of aperitivo recipes. At the console: Andrea Secci, Radio Nostalgia

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

7:00pm

Happy Hour with Parma Ham. DJ set by Radio Bruno

Followed by:    Radio Bruno Estate live from Piazza Maggiore in Bologna

Monday, September 4

11am to 9pm.   Parma Ham tasting

11:00am

Literature and gastronomy: at the table with taste and culture by Isa Guastalla

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

6:30pm

Detectives in the kitchen. Detective novels featuring food and cuisine, read and discussed for you by Parma booksellers.

Tuesday, September 5

11am to 9pm.  Parma Ham tasting

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

7:00pm

Aperitivo with Champions. Champions in different sports meet their fans for photos, autographs and a toast together (the names will be posted on the website and in newspapers)

Wednesday, September 6

11am to 9pm.  Parma Ham tasting

11:00am

BRUNCH with us. Storytelling in English about Parma Ham production methods and pairings with local PDO products.

Starting from 7pm 

GonGOLAndo. Aperitivo time organized by Gola Gola Festival.
3 dishes and 3 cocktails prepared by the blogger Marco Furmenti and the barman Mattia Schiaretti with live set and tasting to follow. This event is part of “Aspettando Gola Gola 2018”.

Thursday, September 7

11am to 9pm.   Parma Ham tasting

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

6:00pm

Interactive taste workshops for children focussed on (IN)tolerant Cuisine, that is, food for everyone. Organized by Ilaria Bertinelli, food blogger of “A Chef for Gaia”

7:30pm

CucinArte: cooking show by Ilaria Bertinelli, winner of the 2017 Rice Food Blogger Contest promoted by Risate & Risotti. Followed by tastings for a gluten-free, lactose-free, low-glycemic dinner.

           

Friday, September 8

11am to 9pm.   Parma Ham tasting

1:00pm

Parma Ham invites you to lunch: the surprise guest. Local and PDO products that accompany our dishes.

7:30pm

AperiTango. Cocktails in the tango dancer tradition, tasting with tango performances and typical cheese empanadas enriched with Parma Ham.

9:00pm  

Noche del Tango (Piazza Garibaldi)

           

Saturday, September 9

11:30am to 9pm. Parma Ham tasting

Sunday, September 10

11:30am to 2pm Tasting stall to welcome the Cariparma Running athletes

Starting from 7:00pm

Beer all around! DJ Set and tasting of finger foods and appetizers paired with artisanal beers.

9:30pm

Closing of the Festival

Other events

Every day: “Taste, Take a Snap and Post it” station, more social than ever with Parma Ham

Tasting of Colli di Parma Wines, organized by a local sommelier

Bread Corner. What is the ideal bread for pairing with Parma Ham? Fact sheets and tastings with Platter of Parma Ham.

Accompanying music: different music for each event

Departures for Langhirano: shuttles buses at set times