Macerata Opera Festival – Sferisterio ItalyMacerata 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 demand for tickets and accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms well in advance.
The festival’s program, venue, opera information show time / schedule of events, how to get etc. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.