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The Arena di Verona Festival 2017
Where: Verona, Italy
When:  Friday, June 23, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
Aida    Madama Butterfly     Nabucco    Rigoletto    Tosca The Aena di Verona Festival (Verona Arena Festival) takes place on Verona Italy every year since 1936. This summer festival perform opera shows on the ancient Roman amphitheater.   The unique festival starts in the second part of June until the end of August. It attracts thousands of enthusiastic opera lovers. Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for tickets and...(read more)
Puccini Festival 2017
Where: Torre del Lago, Italy
When:  Friday, July 14, 2017 - Friday, August 18, 2017
    Turandot, La Rondine, Tosca, Madama Butterfly, La Bohème    Puccini Festival started in 1930 and since it is held continually from mid July to mid August. The festival takes place in a little village (11,000 residents) ''Torre Del Lago'' near Viareggio in Lucca region Tuscany. This marvelous opera festival hosts yearly more than 40,000 spectators in an open air theatre located few steps from ''Villa Mausoleum'', the house where Giacomo Puccini lived and worked. This is...(read more)
Stresa Festival - Settimane Musicali di Stresa 2017
Where: Stresa, Italy
When:  Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Friday, September 8, 2017
Stresa Festival - Settimane Musicali di Stresa, which started in 1961attracts every year lot of music lovers from all over the world.   The festival that is held in the summer, is known as one of the leading classic music festivals in Europe. Most of the concerts are held on stages in various towns along Lago Maggiore and some are held near Lago d’Orta. During the festival, accommodation may be scarce owing to higher demands , therefore it is advisable to check accommodation prices and make reservations ahead of time.   The...(read more)
Macerata Opera Festival - Sferisterio Italy 2017
Where: Macerata, Italy
When:  Friday, July 21, 2017 - Monday, August 14, 2017
Macerata Opera Festival Sferisterio started in 1992 and since it is held continually from late July to mid-August (various dates). The festival takes place in the city of Macerata which is located in central Italy. Most of the events take place in the "Sferisterio Arena" but some are held in "Teatro Lauro Rossi" in the city. This marvelous opera festival hosts yearly thousands of spectators in the Sferisterio open air 2,500 seat neoclassical arena. Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high...(read more)
Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro 2017
Where: Pesaro, Italy
When:  Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Tuesday, August 22, 2017
  Rossini Opera Festival is held every summer since 1980 in Pesaro which is located in north central Italy. The festival is known as one of the famous operas' events in Italy and in the world. It takes place in August when during the festival days operas of the composer Gioacchino Rossini are presented.  Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for tickets and accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms & tickets well in advance. Reserve now your...(read more)
The Palio (August 16th) 2nd horse race 2017
Where: Siena, Italy
When:  Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Every year two traditional horse's races take place at Piazza del Campo. The first is held on the 2nd of July, the holiday of the Madonna of Provenzano and is called Palio di Provenzano or Palio delle Madonna. The second is held on the 16th of August - the holiday of Virgin Mary and is called Palio dell'Assunta or as most of the people name it - Palio delle contrade. Competitors from the 17 quarters of the city participate in a colorful race. As in the competition only 10 riders can participate, and as all the 17 quarters want...(read more)
Barrel Rolling Contest Il Palio delle Botti di Montepulciano 2017
Where: Montepulciano, Italy
When:  Sunday, August 27, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
Once a Year, on the last Sunday of August, a traditional barrel rolling race is held (Il Palio delle Botti di Montepulciano). The race takes place in Montepulciano which is located in Siena region in Tuscany. This unique race started in the 13th century as a riding contest in which the horses galloped up the hill, in a steep course of 1,800 meters, through the main road of the town to the Grande Piazza. In the 17th century the contests stopped but on 1974 it renewed in a different way. The participants roll 80 kg barrels up the...(read more)
Venice International Film Festival 2017
Where: Venice, Italy
When:  Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - Saturday, September 9, 2017
The Venice Biennale has for over a century been one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world. Ever since its foundation in 1895, it has been in the avant-garde, promoting new artistic trends and organising international events in the contemporary arts in accordance with a multi-disciplinary model which characterises its unique nature. It is world-beating for the International Film Festival, for the International Art Exhibition and for the International Architecture Exhibition, and continues the great tradition of the...(read more)
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