This year the dates to mark on your calendar are on 4 and 5 October. In the first weekend of the month, at the foot of the extraordinary spectacle of the Alpine Group Odle, Santa Maddalena, namely, in the heart of Val di Funes, come back the traditional and long-awaited appointment with the Feast of Speck Alto Adige. Speck Alto Adige PGI (protected geographical indication), which is characterized by its green bib, is the undisputed star of this festival that every year sees an increase in the number of foodies from Italy and abroad, who come in Val Funes to celebrate, have fun with music, games for children, and the market for farm products, and especially enjoy the delicacies made with bacon. Alone or accompanied by fragrant bread typical of Alto Adige, speck is the center of the scene. The party was founded by a joint initiative of the Tourist Association Val di Funes, the Consorzio Tutela Speck Alto Adige and EOS - Export Organization South Tyrol Chamber of Commerce of Bolzano, and is supported by all the associations of the valley. The detailed program of the event can be found at the web page at the same time www.festadellospeck.it Speck Festival will be held in Bressanone the traditional Market of the Bread and Strudel Alto Adige www.mercatodelpane.it. The two events are connected by a special shuttle service.