Halloween is approaching: here are parties and entertainment in Mantua and its province for the little ones

MANTOVA – The bridge of All Saints is approaching, which it also brings with it parties and events dedicated to Halloween, an Anglo-Saxon anniversary which, especially in the last two decades, has also taken hold in Italy. Here are the main events in the province dedicated to children, collected with the help of the portal Mantobimbi.it


  • Mantua, Sunday 30 October, Lungorio
    The Mantuan agritourism consortium proposes the traditional one Feast of the Lumere, starring the pumpkin. Throughout the day on the lakeside, farmer’s market with pumpkin-based products, tastings, workshops for children, street-food, hot drinks, stalls and puppet entertainment. Info: 0376324889 / info@agriturismomantova.it.
  • Mantua, Monday 31 October, Palazzo d’Arco
  • Starting from 6 pm at Palazzo d’Arco we celebrate halloween with Night at the palace, with the actors of the Campogalliani academy, who will perform with frightening performances and disguises. Get ready to summon the spirits of the past, to meet monsters, vampires, ghosts and witches who will cross your path and who will amuse you with their raids. You will cross the halls of the house, then up into the attic and finally down into the darkness of the night, passing through unseen stairs. The path, suitable for both adults and children, will be conducted by torchlight in the different environments and will end in the garden with the famous “trick or treat?“. Disguise is welcome. Cost of membership: € 10 for both adults and children. Info and reservations: 0376322242 / Ticketetteria@museodarcomantova.it.
  • The Face painting: from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm children can choose their favorite makeup to celebrate Halloween. An afternoon of little chills. Cost: € 4 per child.
  • Mantua, Monday 31 October, Rabin district
    Sara Rab-halloween, the party organized by the Rabin neighborhood committee. From 3 pm I carve pumpkins, roasted chestnuts and hot drinks, even for mothers and fathers. In addition, there will be “trick or treat” in the streets of the neighborhood. At 6 pm the pumpkins will be turned on and, for the duration of the event, the possibility of taking photos and selfies thanks to the background in the square. Info: 3423793402 / info@comitatoquartiererabin.it.


  • Gazzo di San Giorgio Bigarello, Monday 31 October
    There is Halloween lab, workshop for children from 5 to 11 years. From 4.15 pm at the Center for Families (former Casa Cantoniera di Gazzo). Reservations required: 3341146068 / centroperlefamiglie.gazzo@gmail.com.
  • Pietole di Borgo Virgilio, Sunday 30 October
    Halloween party at the parish theater of Pietole, the social center “Il Tiglio”, for children from 4 to 7 years. From 3:30 pm there are face painting, entertainment and lots of fun. Participation fee: 5 €. To participate: 3478590806/3491335954.
  • Boccadiganda of Borgo Virgilio, Sunday 30 October
    Equinozio onlus organizes the Treasure hunt in pack, with masked children invited to participate: frightening fun is guaranteed. Free offer starting from € 8 (for charity), snack included. Event from 10 at the headquarters of the association, along the Boccadiganda embankment. Info and reservations (mandatory): 3383194764.
  • Marmirolo, Sunday 30th, Monday 31st October and Tuesday 1st November
    Halloween festival at the farm by the river di Marmirolo: three days of masked party, with themed educational workshops. Age: 3-10 years old. Info: 3395304855.
  • Marmirolo, Monday 31 October
    Halloween that scary, on the scariest day of the year, we chase away the fear with stories of wizards and witches, concoctions, potions and tricks. At 5 pm in the library. Free and free admission for boys and girls aged 7 to 10. Info: 0376466711.
  • Porto Mantovano, Monday 31 October
    Halloween Party, with a cookie workshop, scary games, face painting and themed snacks. At theParty Workshop of Porto Mantovano (East Ring Road, 1 / A). Reservation: 3317458964 (Azzurra Eventi).
  • San Giacomo Po di Bagnolo, Monday 31 October
    Halloween party at the Campo Fiera di San Giacomo Po. From 7 pm trick and treating in the streets of the town, at 8 pm the opening of the food stand and at 21 attractions and horror sets. Events under the patronage of the Municipality of Bagnolo San Vito.
  • Marcaria, Sunday 30 October
    L’Association “Give me the paw” – dog education – organized a series of Halloween themed activities: MONSTER GAMES to try a course of agility, between cobwebs and jumps (from 10 to 11:30); TOAST TO GNOMES AND FAIRIESfrom 11:30 to 12:30; TRICK OR TREAT RACE, the bonomio who will bring the nicest trick will have a nice free prize. Participation fee: 10 €. Info 3476879711 / arianna@dammilazampa.it
  • Ospitaletto di Marcaria, Monday 31 October
    The AGE Association of Ospitaletto organizes the Halloween party, with a “monstrous” menu. From 7 pm the meeting is at the playroom, to have fun all together. Cost of participation: € 10 per family. Info and reservations: 3381661827/3337569659/3495767531.


  • Casalromano, Sunday 30 October
    From 15 team treasure hunt, for young and old. Disguise is mandatory. At dusk: trick or treat and horror aperitif at the Vecia Lucandina, with the sorcerer Luca, and many other surprises. Meeting at the mysterious residence in Piazza Cesare Battisti, in Casalromano. Compulsory registration: 3333418635 / aviscasalromanoonlus@gmail.com.
  • Acquanegra sul Chiese, Sunday 30 October
    The Municipality of Acquanegra sul Chiese organizes Magic Halloween with the Magician Luca. At the Comunqle theater from 4 pm ghosts and witches, young and old, await together for a monstrously amusing show. Free entry.
  • Canneto sull’Oglio, Monday 31 October
    Magic words: between magic and witchcraft, a trip to Hogwarts. For the scariest night of the year, the Civic Museum of Canneto s / O awaits children (6-10 years) at 20:30 for an evening of magic and creativity. Animated readings and free workshop with compulsory registration (max 25 participants). Info and reservations: info@museodelgiocattolofurga.it.
  • Casalmoro, Monday 31 October
    Frightening readings and monstrous laboratory, at the municipal library, at 10.30 with Shivering stories, a special event for girls and boys.


  • San Benedetto Po, Sunday 30 October
    From 15 at the Polironiano Civic Museum, there will be the Pumpkin carving workshop. It is necessary to bring your own pumpkin and carving tools; max 25 participants (each child must be accompanied by an adult). Info and reservations: 0376623036 / info@turismosanbenedettopo.it.
  • San Benedetto Po, Monday 31 October
  • 16:00> PUMPKIN, BONES AND FUR, animated reading with laboratory; at the Sala delle Colonne; age 3-5 years, max 15 participants. Info and booking 0376623040 / Biblioteca@comune.san-benedetto-po.mn.it
  • 16:00, 17:00, 17:45 and 18:30> INVESTIGATION AT THE MUSEUM, animated visit by Coop. Charta, at the Polironiano Civic Museum; for groups of max 20 people, 6-11 years; info and reservations: 0376623036 / info@turismosanbenedettopo.it
  • From 17:30 to 21:00> PATH OF FEAR, curated by Luca Gola & Friends, with the collaboration of FCD Polirone 2019; at the Cloister of the Seculars; info: 0376623036 / info@turismosanbenedettopo.it
  • 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm> ESCAPE ROOM, curated by Teatro Magro, at the Polironiano Civic Museum; for groups of max 15 people, from 11 years; info and reservations: 0376623036 / info@turismosanbenedettopo.it
  • San Giacomo delle Segnate, Monday 31 October
    The Pro Loco of San Giacomo delle Segnate proposes Party halloweentrick or treat? A dark evening of games, magic and live music, with a buffet for everyone (pizza, focaccia, chips, sweets, etc.). Prettiest pumpkin surprise and scariest mask award. Admission: € 5. The appointment is for 8:30 pm at the Mons. Gilioli Amphitheater. Reservation recommended: 3483132019.
  • Wife, Monday 31 October
    The Mondo 3 Theater is filled with magical creatures and thrilling atmospheres for all boys and girls fascinated by potions, witches, ghosts and monsters. At 16:30 dark readings with the volunteers of the municipal library. Following Snack for everyone, in front of the theater, in collaboration with the Pro Loco. At 20:30 screening of Coco, Disney Pixar animated film, with Moglia… Punto ea Capo. Info: Biblioteca.moglia@gmail.com.
  • Poggio Rusco, Monday 31 October
    The Pro Loco of Poggio Rusco organizes Halloween “Teror al Pos”, with scary music and animation. From 5 pm on display of Halloween posters made by pupils of elementary classes and awarding of the most characteristic. From 2.30 pm in the Buttafuochi Gallery the carved pumpkins will be collected and the most representative will be awarded. Awarding of the group with themed costumes more related to the party of terror. Awarding of the scariest mask. Sweets, terror and fear guaranteed for all children. Hot chocolate for the children and mulled wine for the older ones.
  • Viadana, Monday 31 October
    Dolcetto or libretto? Scary readings in the library, followed by a thrilling workshop! At 16:30 in the Sala Ragazzi. Thrilling disguises are welcome.
  • Ostiglia, Sunday 30 October
    The Mantuan WWF organizes Twilight eyes, walk in the woods of the Boschina Island, along the Po, to discover live the “scary” protagonists of the night. The appointment is for 5:45 pm under the railway bridge of the Ostiglia-Revere line. Comfortable shoes and a flashlight are required. Reservations required: 3807739904.

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