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    Festa della Sensa 2018

    Date: 12 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

    One of the oldest Venetian holidays, Festa della Sensa, takes place every year in May on the Ascension Day to commemorate two important moments in the history of the Republic – a naval victory that would impose Venice as the main force of the Adriatic Sea, and a diplomatic one, Read more [...]

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    Vogalonga 2018

    Date: 20 May 2018

    Every year, in the second half of May, the waters of Venice host one of the most beloved local holidays, Vogalonga. This can also be seen as a sporting event, because it is practically a race of paddle boats, running around the lagoon islands, over a distance of about 30 Read more [...]

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    Perugia 1416

    Date: 8 June 2018 - 10 June 2018

    Inspired by the noble leader Braccio Fortebraccio and by one of the most luminous period in the local history, Perugia 1416 is a challenge among the Five Districts of the city (Porta Santa Susanna, Porta Sole, Porta Eburnea, Porta Sant’Angelo, Porta San Pietro), that will face in various challenges to Read more [...]

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    Bonobo @ Noisy Naples Fest 2018

    Date: 12 June 2018

    Time: 20:00 to 0:00

    Bonobo will perform in Naples on June 12, starting with 8 pm, at ETES Arena Flegrea, as part of Noisy Naples Fest 2018. Bonobo is Simon Green, a British musician, producer and DJ based in Los Angeles, who initially started with trip-hop, and has since experimented with jazz and world Read more [...]

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    Firenze Rocks 2018

    Date: 14 June 2018 - 17 June 2018

    From 14 to 17 June, 2018, the most interesting festival of the Italian summer, Firenze Rocks, will take place at the Visarno Arena, in Parco delle Cascine, in Florence. Florence Rocks 2018 will start on Thursday 14 June with the Foo Fighters. For over twenty years, one of the most Read more [...]

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    Corsa dei Vaporetti 2018

    Date: 15 June 2018 - 17 June 2018

    Corsa dei Vaporetti (the Vaporetti Race) is probably the craziest race in the world, a traditional kart competition held every summer in Spoleto, that sees more and more crews compete in a spectacular descent through the historic center of the beautiful Umbrian town.   SHORT HISTORY The origin of the Read more [...]

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    Luminara di San Ranieri 2018

    Date: 16 June 2018

    Luminara di San Ranieri is a festival of light held in Pisa on the evening of June 16th, each year, on the eve of San Ranieri Feast, patron saint of the city. With this occasion, about 100,000 candles are placed on wooden frames, outlining the architectural forms of churches, palaces Read more [...]

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    Palio di San Ranieri 2018

    Date: 17 June 2018

    The day after the Luminaria Festival is a day in which the people of Pisa celebrate their city’s patron saint, San Ranieri, through a rowing race and a historical parade, under the name of Palio di San Ranieri. On this occasion, the Regatta of Saint Ranieri is disputed on the Read more [...]

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    Pearl Jam – Live Europe Tour 2018

    Date: 24 June 2018

    Time: 20:00 to 0:00

    On June 24, 2018, starting with 8.00 pm, the American rock band Pearl Jam will sing at the Stadio Euganeo, in Padua, as part of their Live 2018: Europe Tour. Pearl Jam is an American rock band from Seattle, Washington, formed in 1990. The band’s line-up consists of Eddie Vedder Read more [...]

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    Alice in Chains @ Sherwood Festival 2018

    Date: 28 June 2018

    Time: 22:00 to 0:00

    On Thursday, June 28, 2018, at the Stadio Euganeo, in Padua, Alice in Chains will perform at the Sherwood Festival 2018. Alice in Chains, the American band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1987, considered the founders of grunge, will be back on tour with a new record. The historic band Read more [...]

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    Spoleto Festival dei Due Mondi 2018

    Date: 29 June 2018 - 15 July 2018

    The Festival dei Due Mondi (The Festival of the Two Worlds), also known as the Spoleto Festival, is an international event of music, art and culture that takes place every year in Spoleto, since 1958. The 61th edition will be held between 29 June and 15 July 2018.   SHORT Read more [...]

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    Gioco del Ponte 2018

    Date: 30 June 2018

    Gioco del Ponte (the Game of the Bridge, the Battle of the Bridge or, in the Pisan dialect, Giòo der Ponte) is a historical festival that is held every year in Pisa, in the last Saturday of June, on the beautiful bridge Ponte di Mezzo. The game, in which two Read more [...]

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    Alborosie @ Sherwood Festival 2018

    Date: 3 July 2018

    Time: 21:00 to 0:00

    On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018, at Park Nord Stadio Euganeo, in Padua, Alborosie will sing at the Sherwood Festival 2018. He will be accompanied by The Shengen Clan Band. Alborosie, whose real name is Alberto D’Ascola, was born in Messina, Sicily. During his teenage years in Milan, he joined the Read more [...]

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    Gorillaz @ Lucca Summer Festival 2018

    Date: 12 July 2018

    Time: 21:30 to 0:00

    Gorillaz, the most successful virtual band ever, will play on Thursday, July 12, starting with 9.30 pm, in Piazza Napoleone, in Lucca, as part of Lucca Summer Festival 2018. Gorillaz are an English band created in 1998 by musician Damon Albarn. The band consists of four animated members: 2-D (lead Read more [...]

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    Palio di San Paolino 2018

    Date: 12 July 2018

    Time: 21:30 to 0:00

    Palio di San Paolino is a traditional event that takes place every year on July 12, in Piazza San Martino, in Lucca, in honor of the patron saint of the city, San Paolino.   SHORT HISTORY The first information about the crossbowmen in Lucca dates back to 1169. During the Read more [...]

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    Umbria Jazz Festival 2018

    Date: 13 July 2018 - 22 July 2018

    Umbria Jazz Festival is one of the most popular jazz festivals in the world, that is held annually in Perugia. The 2018 edition will take place between 13 and 22 July. The first edition was held in 1973. Since then, every year, in July, it hosts concerts of Italian and Read more [...]

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    Festa del Redentore 2018

    Date: 14 July 2018 - 15 July 2018

    Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Redeemer) is a religious holiday that usually attracts thousands of participants. Unlike the Venice Carnival, which is primarily intended for tourists, Festa del Redentore is more a local holiday, trying to keep alive a four centuries old tradition.   SHORT HISTORY For three years, Read more [...]

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    Festa di Santa Rosalia 2018

    Date: 14 July 2018 - 15 July 2018

    Festa di Santa Rosalia (Feast of Saint Rosalia) is one of the most important religious celebrations in Sicily, taking place every year in the month of July, in Palermo. Saint Rosalia, who lived between 1130 and 1166, called also La Santuzza (Little Saint), is the patron saint of Palermo.   Read more [...]

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    Kasabian @ Noisy Naples Fest 2018

    Date: 15 July 2018

    Time: 21:00 to 0:00

    The English rock band Kasabian will play in Naples on July 15, starting with 9 pm, at ETES Arena Flegrea, as part of Noisy Naples Fest 2018. Kasabian was formed in Leicester in 1997. The band’s original members consisted of vocalist Tom Meighan, guitarist and vocalist Sergio Pizzorno, guitarist Chris Read more [...]

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    Sting @ Noisy Naples Fest 2018

    Date: 30 July 2018

    Time: 21:00 to 0:00

    Sting will perform in Naples on July 30, starting with 9 pm, at ETES Arena Flegrea, an event included in Noisy Naples Fest 2018. After participating as a super host at the Sanremo Festival 2018, Sting announces an extraordinary series of concerts throughout Italy, supported by Shaggy. The most eclectic Read more [...]

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    Regata Storica 2018

    Date: 2 September 2018

    Every year, on the first Sunday of September, there is a celebration loved by the Venetians and tourists alike, called the Regata Storica (Historical Regatta). This moment combines a sporting event with a historical evocation, under the sign of the most important event of the Voga alla Veneta calendar.   Read more [...]

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    Loreto Fair 2018

    Date: 8 September 2018 - 9 September 2018

    Loreto Fair (Fiera di Loreto), also known by its popular name Onions’ Fair, is a traditional fair in Spoleto, held every year on September 8 and 9.   SHORT HISTORY Held for the first time in 1598, of the will of Pope Clement VIII, the fair was a moment of Read more [...]

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    Luminara di Santa Croce 2018

    Date: 13 September 2018

    Time: 20:00 to 0:00

    The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross is held every year on 13 and 14 of September, in Lucca, the festival being famous for the candlelit procession called the Luminara di Santa Croce, that takes place on the evening of September 13. Every year, the procession traces the Read more [...]

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    Sherbeth Festival 2018

    Date: 27 September 2018 - 30 September 2018

    Sherbeth Festival, the International Festival of Artisanal Gelato, is an event held every year in Palermo since 2007, during the month of September. On this occasion, the historic center of the Sicilian capital transforms in the Gelato Village, where you can find the best handcrafted ice cream. Sherbeth Festival is Read more [...]

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    Eurochocolate 2018

    Date: 19 October 2018 - 28 October 2018

    EuroChocolate is a festival held annually in Perugia, since 1993, being one of the largest chocolate festivals in Europe. The festival lasts for nine days and draws almost one million people each year. In 2018, the International Chocolate Festival is celebrating its 25th edition, between 19 and 28 October. Eurochocolate Read more [...]

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    Venice Marathon 2018

    Date: 28 October 2018

    The Venice Marathon is a 42 kilometers race held every year in Venice since 1986, usually on the fourth Sunday of October. This year, the marathon will be held on October 28, starting at around 9.30 am. The start is located in Stra (a small town about 25 km west Read more [...]

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    Festa della Salute 2018

    Date: 21 November 2018

    Every year, on November 21, takes place in Venice a holiday less known by tourists, dedicated especially to the locals, called Festa della Madonna della Salute or, shorter, Festa della Salute. The celebration has a strong religious character, taking the form of a pilgrimage that starts from San Marco, from Read more [...]