4 May 2016

The fairylike atmosphere of the town of Cusano Mutri (30 km from Villa Folías), in the heart of the regional Matese Park, host the traditional appointment with the “Mushroom Festival”: three weeks dedicated to the king of the undergrowth. The Mushroom Festival has become a classic in the gastronomic panorama.  Numerous culinary booths are found in the old town centre, which during the weekend are open for lunch, enabling visitors to taste various dishes based on mushrooms and ably prepared by Cusanese chefs.  The king of the festival is the Porcine mushroom, prince of the Cusanese kitchen.  Every edition of the Mushroom Festival is characterized by folkloristic meetings, folksongs, shows in the main square, exhibitions and guided visits of the churches along with natural walks of incomparable beauty and other events. Great cooking, breathtaking scenes, daily shows: everything needed to make the "Mushroom Festival" of Cusano Mutri an appointment that cannot be missed. The festival begins on the 18 of September 2016.