It will be a week full of magic wand waving in Rimini, for the occasion of the World Championship of Magic. The schedule of events includes 12 shows, 64 seminars and lectures, 7 magic after-nights, street magic and flash mob magic. There will be hundreds of the big names in magic present at this event. July 6-11.
The Italian Summer New Year's Eve will celebrate its tenth edition with hundreds of events and exceptional stars such as Francesco De Gregori, Chiara, Dear Jack, and Cristiano De Andrè. At the Pink Night for Kids there will be many guests such as Carolina Benvenga from Rai Yoyo and the Winx. July 3-5.
The 29th edition of this festival focusing on cinema of the past is dedicated to Buster Keaton. In the cinemas around Bologna and the central Piazza Maggiore square, masterpieces and rarities will be shown, and workshops, meetings with authors and special sessions will be held. Until July 4.
The summer in Emilia Romagna once again this year will move along to the notes of music with great concerts, festivals, international shows and big stars, in castles and evocative locations, in courtyards and churches, and in town squares up to the Romagna coast.
What not to miss
On schedule in Santarcangelo di Romagna (Rn) is the 45th edition of this historic experimental festival that has always brought theatre to the streets. International and national artists will participate in a program of shows, concerts, meetings, workshops and performances. July 10-19.
Castel del Rio (Bo) goes back to the splendors of the Alidosi noble family, to the dinners, the celebrations and the atmosphere of the 1500s. It is really something to see with the historic parade of 400 people dressed in Renaissance costumes, the Palio del Biroccio, the Bonfire of the Witch, the historic reenactments and even fireworks. July 11-12.
Among the exhibitions worth mentioning are that in Gualtieri (Re) of the great anthology of Antonio Ligabue; “Roma 900” in Mamiano di Traversetolo (Pr); the retrospective "Escher" in Bologna and "La rosa di fuoco - the Barcelona of Picasso and Gaudì" in Ferrara.
What's going on now
Markets filled with delicacies and traditional crafts held in the historic downtowns offer a great opportunity to dig through the stands and find unusual gifts with which to fill your pockets.
What to do
Fun, amazing and educational, the Riviera Great Parks welcome you with new and incredible adventures to be had together with friends and family.
In the greenest region in Italy, you can enjoy the natural beauties and breathtaking views offered by 2 national parks, the Appennino Tosco Emiliano Park and the Foreste Casentinesi Park, Monte Falterona and Campigna, 1 inter-regional park and 14 regional parks.