"Marmor & Marillen" Culinary and culture festival in Lasa
The village of Lasa/Laas is famous for its marble quarry, which attracts artists and students from many countries, and on the other hand for its organic produce, such as fruit and vegetables and above all juicy apricots. The marble town now combines the two at the Marble and Apricot Fair. For more than twenty years, this culture and pleasure festival has been introducing visitors to the old traditions of fruit cultivation and mining of stone in Lasa. During the festival visitors have the opportunity to observe scupltors and see how new sculptures are developed. The program includes a market with various products and local crafts, creative exhibitions of local artists, music performances, guided tours, whose source of marble and culinary specialties made from apricot.