Cultural events

Fishing Contest

In June, do not miss the carnivorous fishing contest organized by the Tolla - Ocana fishing association.

The beginning of the contest is given at 7:30 am on the shores of Lake Tolla. Contestants score points by fishing in defined areas. The points are calculated according to the size of the fish and added up: the winner wins a voucher in a specialized store.

Throughout the event, animations are proposed:
- Trout fishing for children (under 12 years old)
- Demonstration and initiation to fly fishing
- Exhibition "The Trout of Corsica" animated by the Federation of Corsica for fishing and protection of the aquatic environment.

Apple Fair

In October, the village of Tolla celebrates the iconic fruit of the valley on the occasion of a great fair.

 

Sixty stands are set up for the occasion: sales of apples, pastry, crafts ...

 

The fair also offers visitors apple trees for sale, and a selection of workshops to liven up the event.

 

Animations proposed:

Basket weaving workshop

Wood carving

Music

Apple pruning workshop

Festi'Valli

In August, on the banks of Lake Tolla, the Festi Valli music festival brings together young and old around various and varied concerts.

On the program, local music, but also a selection of rock, jazz, electro, or rockabilly music ...

Access is via the lake entrance, along an illuminated trail. For the occasion, an ephemeral scene with a breathtaking view of the lake and mountains is erected.

The audience sits in a large grassy field, nostalgic of a time not so distant. A refreshment bar allows you to eat or enjoy a drink with friends.

Don't forget to bring a little blanket and a sweater !

Citrus Fair

Every year, the village of Bastelicaccia celebrates citrus fruits on the occasion of a big festival.

On the program, many stands of artisans and gastronomy. On-site catering is also offered to visitors, who can purchase citrus trees.

For all exhibitors, a contest of orange jams is scheduled on Sunday at 17h.

Finally, a big raffle over two days is organized, results announced on Sunday at 18h!