EVENTS & LEISURE
We stay up to date on cultural events, entertainment, and leisure opportunities, suggesting itineraries and unmissable events of interest from an artistic or natural viewpoint to enhance your stay.
The countless opportunities to make contact with the lively, authentic stories of its people and its infinite artistic and cultural expressions make Abruzzo a kind of open-air stage. Historic re-enactments, religious holidays, folklore and folk tradition festivals, food festivals, sports events, shows, concerts, and many other events enliven the region's towns, cities, and coastal resorts in every season. An ever-active, fascinating tale, the region offers unforgettable experiences to share with friends and family.
Cuisine of the highest quality, passion, fun, the culture of its identity and traditions are the ingredients that make up the extraordinary land of Emilia. The full calendar of events includes food festivals, art exhibitions, concerts, fairs, antiques markets, book readings, and sports events: every month you can choose from unmissable events relating to tourism, culture, history, food, and wine.
The region serves as a backdrop for constant music, theatre, and film festivals, competitions, and exhibitions. The list includes events of international distinction such as the Spoleto Festival, Umbria Jazz, and the Festival delle Nazioni, along with events connected to the cycles of nature or religious holidays, such as the celebrations honouring St Francis, the Festa della Palombella, and the floral decorations for Corpus Domini: events that mix rites of Pagan origins with age-old acts of Christian devotion, knightly challenges with propitiatory ceremonies from peasant traditions.
The region that symbolizes modernity and development offers the draw of natural beauty enriched by cultural and artistic heritage of considerable value. Its calendar full of destinations to visit and unmissable events changes with each week and will satisfy the most diverse tastes and interests: it boasts the widest selection of exhibitions, concerts, events, fairs, conventions, and cultural events in all of Italy.
The events offered in the Veneto region tell the stories of this land and its products, and are dedicated to the locals as well as tourists who are keen to learn about traditions different from their own and have a good time. There are a number of food & wine events, along with historical and religious festivals, including: the Festa della Sensa (Feast of the Ascension), the Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Most Holy Redeemer) and the Festa del Panevin (a festival featuring a large bonfire held in early January). The Carnival of Venice is one of the most famous events in the world, attracting thousands of visitors each year. But visitors can also experience the Venice Film Festival, the Chess Game in the Marostica Square, the Verona Opera Festival, and the Campiello Literary Prize event.