Vitrum, Festival du Verre Artisan Vimbodí-Poblet

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General - Festes
  • Calendar: 1/10/2016 - 2/10/2016
  • Location: Vimbodí i Poblet

    This year's third edition of Vitrum, Glass Festival in Vimbodí-Poblet, will be dedicated to the oiler.

    The event will take place on 1 and 2 October and will feature a series of events dedicated to the whole family, live exhibitions of different techniques related to this craft, exhibitions, workshops, competitions and craft market . Gastronomy will also have its placeholder.

    Glass Museum will be the epicenter of the celebration, which will be guided tours and demonstrations of the hands of glassmakers. 

    This festival aims to recover the spirit of the people glassmaker who lived during the first half of the twentieth century, with up to four glass furnaces and parallel activity of bottles coated with rosemary. This tradition dates back to the twelfth century, during the construction of the monastery of Poblet, when a glass furnace manufactured lights and windows for the new Cistercian abbey.

    More information: www.museudelvidre.cat

    Program: https://www.facebook.com/vitrumvimbodi/