Rome everything is ready for the 4th edition of the Gluten Free Days-Wellness Food Fest

Rome, everything is ready for the 4th edition of the Gluten Free Days-Wellness Food Fest

The awaited appointment with the GLUTEN FREE DAYS – WELLNESS FOOD FEST (, now in its fourth edition, to be held at Rome to the Salone delle Fontane (via Ciro il Grande 10/12, EUR district), Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October 2016, from 10 am.00 to 19.00.

Designed and produced by Roberto Malfatto for the Lanificio Factory and WEFOR onlus, in collaboration with AIC Lazio (Italian Celiac Association of Lazio) e We For 2016, and with SuLLeali Responsible Communication, the event is sponsored by the Ministry of Health, the Lazio Region and the Municipality of Rome.

The main sponsors are: Peroni Gluten Free, Glorioso and Celiac Island; media partners: Leggo, Radio Roma Capitale, Free, Gluten Free Travel & Living, Red Puntarella, Gluten Free and Celiac Disease Today.

Ambassadors of the event, the glutenfree chefs Marcello Ferrarini with Gambero Rosso, Marco Scaglione, the master pizza chef three times world champion Marco Amoriello with Peroni Senza Gluten and the food bloggers Alice Gorgatti and Katiuscia Niutta.

Gluten Free Days is one of the major national events dedicated to the world of gluten-free and the only one held in central-southern Italy.

It is a unique format of its kind, because it combines the innovation of gluten-free food manufacturers, quality catering and medical-scientific in-depth analysis up to the diagnosis of celiac disease.

Gluten Free Days goal is to offer celiacs and those who for different reasons choose to eat gluten -free, an environment to their measure, in which they can find not only a correct diet but also a great level gastronomy as well as events, insights, consultations psychological, fun for children and scientific information. All at hand!

The program that can be consulted on the site www.Glutenfereday.IT in the activity section. It will be possible “Build” your day and to best seize the many opportunities offered by the event. In the mornings of Saturday and Sunday you can choose to participate in scientific conferences, where it will be possible to receive, by specialist doctors, accurate information and have one targeted advice on your specific situation.

Those who have doubts about their health, will be able to carry out one Free diagnostic screening and those who wanted advice on how to welcome the difficulties connected to the diet – from food intolerances to a difficult relationship with food – they will be able to take advantage of the advice of expert psychologists on the topic.

All this, of course, walking around between company stands exhibitors where it will be possible taste the new ones gluten -free delicacies, attend the showcooking and browse the books and magazines of the sector, or participate in one of many cooking courses (to be booked previously on the site http: // www.Glutenfereday.IT/LE-OCTIVITY/PURCHASE-Corsi-di-Cucina), where to learn from the best chefs to prepare, having fun, real gourmet specialties, and a “Blogin: food blogging in people” special event with the presence of bloggers and nutritionists, called to propose their specialties from different countries of the world. A way to talk about travel, a theme very felt by celiacs who often don’t know what to eat abroad. Among the scheduled appointments, also the cooking show of Marco Amoriello, world champion of gluten free pizza and inventor of the Peroni Gluten Free Pizza, which among the ingredients of the dough includes the Peroni family beer dedicated to celiacs and gluten intolerant , guaranteed by the “Spiga Barrata” brand of the AIC (Italian Celiac Association).

For children, in addition to a wide ’ area dedicated to theirs entertainment managed by professional animators, real are expected Junior Chef cooking courses (to be booked previously on the site http: // www.Glutenfereday.IT/LE-OCTIVITY/PURCHASE-Corsi-di-Cucina) where to have fun preparing biscuits and glutenfree gnocchi.

Strengthened, this year, the collaboration with the Agostino Gemelli Polyclinic University Foundation – Catholic University of Sacred Heart With an important double appointment: the women’s project, which will be launched Saturday 1 October, in the morning, in the area of the Conference “Celiac disease is dressed in Rosa: Woman project, like – with whom – where “ ; Free screening For the diagnosis of celiac disease, which will be carried out – only to adults – Saturday and Sunday from 10.00 to 13.00 (those who test positive will be contacted after twenty days via telephone).

In past years, over 400 screenings were carried out at Gluten Free Days, cases of celiac disease were diagnosed and cases were reported for those who needed further tests at the Gemelli Polyclinic.

In the medical field, another important collaboration is the one with the Order of Psychologists of Lazio whose “Psychology and Nutrition” team will take care of the psychological desk on Saturday and Sunday of Gluten Free Days, to welcome and direct those who will have to learn to live with celiac disease or accompany their children in facing serenely the sacrifices associated with a gluten-free diet.

Sunday 2 October, always in the morning, it will be the turn of conference-debate “Eating today, between ancient certainties and new awareness in which the different approaches of traditional and modern dietetics will be compared, and where the dr.Sara Farnetti, specialist in Functional Nutrition and Metabolism, reference for numerous Rai programs.

Numerous new features for companies too: a section dedicated to B2B and workshops aimed at deepening the themes halal/gluten free, to stimulate collaboration in the sector and support its growth.

For groups of more than 35 people who from any city in Italy want to come to the Gluten Free Days, this year great news: discounts for travel and accommodation, and reductions on the entrance ticket.

All the information is on the website under the Ticket Office.



Rome, SALON OF THE FOUNTAINS – Via Ciro il Grande 10/12 (EUR district)

Hours: from 10.00 to 19.00 – The ticket office closes at 6pm.00

Tickets can be purchased on site on the day of the event

Entrance: €8.00 – Reduced/AIC Members 2016/Partners: €5.50 – Free: children up to 140 cm.