Upcoming Mushrooms Events in Europe
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An opportunity to explore the fungi kingdom

Mushrooms enthusiasts around Europe will have the opportunity to explore the fungi kingdom, to learn all the tips about mushrooms’ hunt, to enjoy nature and taste delicious meals during this fall season. More precisely, mushrooms’ events that will take place in September in UK, Italy and Greece are the following:

  • September 3, 2017

Cardiff Autumn Foraging Course
by Wild Food UK
Sunday, September 3 at 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM UTC+01
Cardiff Bute Park, Wales, UK
Ticket Information: www.wildfooduk.com
This course is a simple foraging walk for edible fungi, plants, berries and flowers. The course starts there with a 20 minute introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes where they relate to foragers. Of course, some wild mushroom soup is included and possibly some tasty Fruit Leathers.

  • September 8, 2017

Fiera Nazionale del Fungo Porcino di Albareto
by Passione Funghi & Tartufi and Fiera Nazionale del Fungo Porcino di Albareto
September 8 – September 10
Albareto, Italy
The National Fair of the Porcini Mushroom of Albareto has become a fixed event on the second weekend of September!
It was born in 1996 at the initiative of some volunteers, entrepreneurs and municipal directors who were looking for the best way to exploit these areas by increasing interest in the Porcini Fungus and its implications of tourism, wine and food. The town of Albareto, about 2.200 inhabitants, is immersed in the unspoiled beauty of the Apennine Parmense, rich in woods, vegetation, waterways and served by a functional crossroads of roads and links with the nearby Liguria and Tuscany regions.

  • September 15, 2017

Worcester Autumn Foraging Course
by Wild Food UK
Friday, September 15 at 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM UTC+01
Star Inn, Ashton Under Hill, UK
Ticket Information: www.wildfooduk.com
These Autumn Fungi Foraging courses will be roughly a 2.5 hour walk around the woods, hills, fields and hedgerows in the area discussing the findings.

  • September 16, 2017

56° Mostra Nazionale del Fungo di Ceva (Cuneo)
Semptember 16 – September 24
Ceva, Italy
The 56th Edition of the National Show of the Fungus of Ceva (Cuneo) is organized by the Cebano Micologico Group E.Rebaudengo-B.Peyronel.

  • September 29th to October 1st, 2017

3nd Mushroom’s festival in Meteora, Thessaly, Greece.
By Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum.
Kalampaka, Thessaly, Greece
The festival includes forages for truffle’s hunt, mushrooms’ hunting, seminars, mushrooms’ meals, exhibitions and of course a lot of fun!

Author: Efi Makri

(Photo by the Natural History Museum of Meteora and Mushroom Museum)