Category: Rome

Here you will find many news about events, exhibitions and much more about Rome. If you would like to visit Rome, we suggest you a useful tourist guide to Rome: About Roma

BiciLive Expo 2014! From February 21 to 23 at the Fiera di Roma

After the great success of the 2nd edition of BiciLive Expo, the great bike fair taking place in Rome, with over 20 thousand visitors, the organizers have decided to raise the bet and extend the bike range.

Many renowned foreign and Italian companies of the sector are expected to take part in the event and they will put on display the best proposals for 2014.

The big numbers of previous editions made the organizers realize that the idea of an Expo entirely dedicated to the pedal is strongly supported in the center and South area of Italy.

For this reason, the 2014 bike fair will be enriched and have more space in order to showcase many products and offer many activities and events for children and adults to bring a real bicycle culture.

The appointment is scheduled for 21st, 22nd and 23rd February at the Fiera di Roma with an admission charge of €10,00.

See you in the Italian capital then!

For further information about Rome, all its monuments, museums and places not to be missed, visit the online travel guide to Rome, About Roma!

St Lucy Day Celebrations throughout Italy

Considered the procuress of eyes, the blind, oculists and electricians, the liturgical festival of St Lucy is celebrated on 13th December, some days before summer solstice.

St Lucy’s body, which is currently kept in the Church of San Geremia in Venice, in the past was stolen by the Byzantines in Siracusa and later was purloined by Venetians who conquered Constantinople.

St Lucy celebrations, patron saint of Siracusa, a town located in Sicily, nowadays is a recurring event that crowds many Italian squares with stalls nd stands selling sweets and typical local dishes.

In Siracusa, during a slow procession,

Rome Film Festival is coming back!

The 8th Rome Film Festival is finally going to start at the Parco della Musica Auditorium in Rome from November, 8th to 17th 2013.

All the halls of the Auditorium will host several screenings, exhibitions, conferences and debates.

Next to the Auditorium, the Cinema Village will be set for the event with stands and halls.

Also the Via Veneto area (symbol of Italian cinema) will be involved during the days of the event: the street will host the film screenings at the Bernini Bristol Hotel, the Barberini Multisala and the Rome International Film Market.

The conferences will take place at Casa del Cinema, Villa Borghese and Maxxi, while the meetings will take place at the AuditoriumArte.

On Thursday, October 31st the Witches’ night is coming! The scariest events of 2013 Halloween Night

Great expectations for the most spectral night of the year: lots of events along the whole Italian peninsula, from Milan to Rome and we suggest you just a few for you:

Milan: the Monsterland comes back!

The ex FS trains depot in Milan will be set up with authentic circus tents for this expected night. The line up of the event will transport you in a wide range of musical dimension, techno of Dj Emerson, electro of Vitalic, until 90s music with Datura e Marco Ravelli. The admission fee is €25,00.

Turin: Moviment Music Festival 2013!

8th edition of this unmissable event will start on October, 31st and end on November 2nd. The Halloween Night will take place at the Lingotto Fiere with a super line up. On the main stage consolle Magda, Adam Bayer, Ben Klock, Pan Pot will perform together with many more. The admission fee is €32,00.

The greatest rock Festival in Italy: 2013 edition of Rock in Roma

Hey guys, 2013 edition of Rock in Roma has just begun! The most important rock festival in Italy waits for you all summer long with great, international guests!

Have you already found the tickets for your favorite band? Hurry up!!

Here below you find some of the guests of the festival:

9th July– Rammstein
10th July– Arctic Monkeys
11th July– Bruce Springsteen
14th July– Smashin Pumpkins
18th July– Ska P
28th July– Sigur Ros
29th July– Blur