Almoradí celebrates a new edition of the National Congres...
Almoradí celebrates a new edition of the National Congress on the Artichoke
On the weekend of 9 and 10 March, the town of Almoradí in Alicante will become the capital of the artichoke, with a program full of activities and aimed at all types of public. You cannot miss this!
The V National Congress on the Artichoke is here. Almoradí is prepared to live a few days when the artichoke, considered as the jewel of the region of Vega Baja, will be the star of the show. The main scene will be the Plaza de la Constitución, which is already preparing to host all the different activities and to receive hundreds of visitors on the 9th and 10th March.
At 10 o'clock in the morning on both day, the exhibition centre will open its doors, it has more than 10,000 square meters. During the two days, there will be several gastronomic exhibitions, workshops for professionals and families, cooking shows and presentations by outstanding chefs. There will be plenty of free tastings and a tapas contest with the artichoke as the star. In addition, on Saturday afternoon it will have place one of the most outstanding events: the attempt to enter the Guinness World Record book again, surpassing the previous record of the largest artichoke in the world.
The children will also have their own space in the National Congress of the Artichoke. The two days will offer cooking workshops for children between 5 and 11 years old as well as a meeting with participants of the Masterchef Junior competition. There will also be live performances and guided tours to discover Almoradí. These tours will be conducted by professional guides and you will discover all the charms of the town.
You can check the complete schedule here.