Strawberry Festival 2018 Maletto June 16th and 17th
The city of Maletto is situates on the north slopes of Etna at 960m above sea level, in a beautiful natural environment surrounded by woods and dominated by the Mount Etna. The production of Strawberry is an important part of local economy.
During the festival the red, fruity, sweet and fragrant strawberries are proposed. Every year this famous festival attracts many visitors interested in tasting desserts and typical strawberry products.
The celebration boasts the world’s largest strawberry cake, made by local pastry and offered to the visitors. Stands with a wide variety of strawberries, typical products, agricultural products, dairy, artisanal and gastronomic products are part of the festival as the musical shows too. Visits of the historic centre, the castle rock and the civic museum are organized.