The city of Lugano will host HEMPATIA, the first fair dedicated to the hemp of Italian Switzerland.

The purpouse of the exhibition is to offer to the general public and to the operetors all the latest innovations regarding hemp’s world.

For years misinformation has relegated hemp in a dark position, today thanks to hemps properties and qualities it has a chance to have a new life and be appreciated for its real value.

In the past hemp has sustained the industrial and the handcrafted world.

Now thanks to its features Hemp has the opportunity to become a crucial commodity, capable to sustain the contemporary requirements connected to environment and economy.

Hempatia has the objective, during the three days fair, to share all the possible ways to develop and gain benefit from hemp.


HEMPATIA will tell you all about this




friday 4 September 2020

from 14 pm to 21 pm

saturday 5 September 2020

from 10 am to 21 pm

sunday 6 September 2020

from 10 am to 19 pm




Centro Esposizioni Lugano

Viale Castagnola entrance


Single day: Chf 8.-

3-day ticket: Chf 16.-


Under 18 only if accompanied.

Free entry for under 16 accompanied

The Lugano Exhibition Center is a well-positioned structure at a geographical level.

Easily accessible from the north of Switzerland and one step away from the main provinces of Northern Italy.

By car: Motorway A2/E35 – exit Lugano Sud  ( motorway sticker Fr 40 )-follow the directions for Lugano centro and then for Gandria.


By train: Lugano is located on the important Gotthard railway line that connects north with south of Europe. From the FFS Lugano station you can reach the Centro Esposizioni using bus nr. 2 direction Castagnola ( Palazzo Studi or Lido stop )


From the town center: The Centro Esposizioni is a ten minute walking distance. In alternative bus nr. 3 direction Cornaredo or nr.2 direction Castagnola (Palazzo Studi or Lido stop )

For information
RIL Eventi Sagl
Via Livio, 5
6830 Chiasso
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