Bid Farewell to Summer at Lugano’s Annual Autumn Festival

August 25, 2009 By:Christina Vasquez

Grand Hotel Villa CastagnolaWith the beginning of the autumn season just weeks away, the lakeside village of Lugano is gearing up for their own fall kick-off with The Autumn Festival. This annual celebration is held the first weekend in October, with a large fair dedicated to local products, and annual grape harvest. The festivities are marked by a large open-air festival in the main streets and squares of Lugano and this year will commence from October 2-4 2009. Admission is free and welcome to all, and spectators can enjoy an array of local culinary delights, wine, and folklore entertainers while strolling through the charming piazzas of Lugano. Let Five Star Alliance help you with your luxury accommodations, and book a stay at the Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola or one of our other 5 recommended luxury hotels. You'll be sure to find a top-rated retreat, while enjoying the beautiful sights, and festivities in Lugano!

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