Lake Garda events in April

Find out what's on calendar this month

What to do on Lake Garda in April? Italy's largest lake offers interesting events all year round, and the month of April is certainly no exception! Let's take a look at the highlights! You'll be amazed!

April is the month that welcomes spring, with the days getting longer and warmer, inviting you to spend your free time outdoors. In fact, there are many open-air events on programme that are enriched by the beautiful scenery of blooming flowers and the fantastic lake in the background.

Food and wine events, sports, folk festivals and lots of fun. Here are the most interesting events on Lake Garda and in the surroundings scheduled for April!


Event  Date*
Vinitaly and the City in Verona  until 3/4
Carnival in Peschiera del Garda  2/4
Vinitaly Wine Fair in Verona  2/4 - 5/4 
Lake Garda Meeting Optimist Regatta in Riva del Garda  6/4 - 9/4
Palio del Recioto Wine Festival in Negrar  8/4 - 10/4
Colnago Cycling Festival in Desenzano del Garda  14/4 - 16/4
Firework Display in Desenzano del Garda  15/4
Antiques Market in Bardolino  16/4
Giardini d`Agrumi Lemon Festival in Gargnano  22/4 - 23/4
Antiques Market in Valeggio sul Mincio  23/4
Magnalonga in San Pietro in Cariano  23/4
Seridò Games Fair in Montichiari  22/4 - 25/4 and 29/4 - 1/5      
Bike Festival in Riva del Garda  28/4 - 1/5

Have also a look at the weekly markets on Lake Garda, where locals and tourists can find everything, from clothing and leather goods to jewellery to local produce.

Last but not least, most of the Europlan accommodations will be opening this month! Hotels and holiday apartments in the best Lake Garda locations to enjoy the region at its best! 

* dates may be subject to change