Italy Festivals

AbruzziApuliaBasilicataCampaniaEmilia RomagnaEmilia-RomagnaEmilia-RomangnaFriuli-VeneziaFriuli-Venezia GiuliaFriuli-Venizia GiuliaLazioLiguriaLombardyMarcheMolisePiedmontReggio CalabriaSardinaSardiniaSicilyTrentino-Alto AdigeTrentino-Alto-AdigeTuscanyUmbriaValle d'AostaVeneto

Abruzzi

Green Hills Blues FestMusicJuly 19 - 20, 2013
L'Aquila Tango FestivalDanceMay 30 - June 2, 2014
La Chitarra Festival Internazionale dell'AdriaticoMusicDecember 4 - 8, 2013
Pescara Jazz FestivalMusicJuly 8 - 28, 2013

Apulia

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Festival of the Itria Valley (Valle d'Itria Festival)Drama, MusicJuly 18 - August 3, 2014
Festival SOLODrama, MusicAugust 31, 2013
Locus FestivalMusicJuly 25 - August 10, 2014

Basilicata

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EstadanzaDanceAugust 16 - 22, 2013
Pollino Music FestivalMusicAugust 2 - 4, 2013

Campania

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Amalfi Coast Music FestivalMusicJuly 2 - 14, 2014
Divine Jazz (Di Vino Jazz Festival)MusicSeptember 12 -15, 2013
Eruptions Festival of Theatre Art (Eruzioni Festival d'Arte Teatrale)DramaSeptember 14 - 19, 2010

Emilia Romagna

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Dance Grand Prix ItaliaDanceJune 12 - 16, 2014

Emilia-Romagna

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Artusi Jazz FestivalMusicJune 25 - 29, 2013
Danza UrbanaDanceSeptember 4 - 11, 2013
Ferrara Buskers FestivalMusicAugust 22 - September 1, 2013
Ferrara MusicaMusicOctober 21, 2013 - May 22, 2014
Festival Chitarristico Internazionale Luigi LegnaniMusicApril 19 - May 24, 2014
Independent Days Music Festival (I-Day Festival)MusicSeptember 3 - 4, 2011
International Dance and Song Festival “Le spiagge d’Italia”Dance, MusicSeptember 19 - 23, 2013
International Theatre Summer AcademyDramaJuly 7 - 25, 2013
Malatesta Nights (Festival delle Notti Malatestiane)MusicJune 17 - July 10, 2009
Modena International Military Tattoo (Festival Internazionale Bande Militari)MusicJuly 10 - 14, 2012
Mutinies Festival (Festival Ammutinamenti)DanceSeptember 13 - 22, 2013
PerformAzioni International Performing Arts FestivalDrama, MusicFebruary 22 - May 3, 2013
Porretta Sweet Soul Music FestivalMusicJuly 18 - 21, 2013
Ravenna FestivalMusicMay 23 - July 14, 2013
Reggio Parma FestivalOpera, Dance, Drama, MusicSeptember 28 - December 14, 2013
Rimini International Choral CompetitionMusicSeptember 26 - 29, 2013
Santarcangelo Theatre FestivalDance, Drama, MusicJuly 12 - 21, 2013
Sonisphere Festival - ItalyMusicJune 8, 2013

Emilia-Romangna

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TRENO Fringe Festival - TRENOffDramaSeptember 13 - 16, 2012

Friuli-Venezia

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International Diatonic Accordion Competiton (Concorso Internazionale Armonica Diatonica)MusicSeptember 27 - 28, 2008

Friuli-Venezia Giulia

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Folkest Folk FestivalDance, MusicJuly 4- 28, 2013
Madame Guitar International Acoustic Guitar Festival (Madame Guitar Festival Internazionale di Chitarra Acustica)DanceSeptember 23 - 25, 2011
Trieste Operetta Festival (Il Festival Internazionale dell'Operetta)Drama, MusicJuly 12 - 31, 2013
TRIESTE PRIMA - Incontri internazionali con la musica ContemporaneaMusicOctober 24 - November 19, 2012

Friuli-Venizia Giulia

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Isola del Sole - International Choir Competition and FestivalMusicOctober 1 - 5, 2014

Lazio

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Baia Domizia Blues and Sand FestivalMusicJuly 17, 2010
Cerealia. The Grains Festival. Ceres and the MediterraneanDance, Drama, MusicJune 6 - 9, 2014
El Folklore Internacional Storici Sbandieratori i delle Contrade di CoriDance, MusicTBD
Festival Chitarristico InternazionaleMusicSeptember 6 - 20, 2014
Festival Internazionale Di Arte Per Giovani Musicisti - RomeMusicNovember 25 - 26, and 28, 2012
Fiesta - Festival Internazionale di Musica e Cultura Latino-Americana di RomaMusicJuly 3 - August 8, 2013
International Church Music FestivalMusicJune 9 - 15, 2012
International Festival of Sacred Music and Art (Festival Internazionale di Musica e Arte Sacra)MusicOctober 29 - November 10, 2013
International Folklore Festival "Bracciano's Castle"Dance, MusicAugust 22 - 26, 2013
August 26 - 30, 2013
International Urban Theatre Festival (Festival Internazionale di Danza nei Paesaggi Urbani)DramaSeptember 11 - 13, 2009
Ludi Romani Festival Internazionale della Civiltà e Cultura RomanaDance, Drama, MusicSeptember 9 - 15, 2013
May Day Musical (Primo Maggio)MusicMay 1, 2014
Music Festival of the Nations (Festival Musicale delle Nazioni)MusicJune 4 - October 6, 2013
Musica Sacra a RomaMusicJuly 1 - 5, 2015
New Opera Festival di RomaOperaJuly 5 - 30, 2012
Rock in RomaMusicJune 3 - July 16, 2014
Roma Gospel FestivalMusicDecember 21 - 31, 2013
Roma Music FestivalMusicMarch 6 - 10, 2014
Roma Tango MeetingDanceJune 26 - 29, 2014
Romaeuropa FestivalDance, Drama, MusicSeptember 25 - November 23, 2013
Rome Jazz FestivalMusicOctober 20 - November 2, 2013
Rome Summer Festival (Estate Romana Festival)MusicJune 15 - October 14, 2010
Tuscia OperafestivalOperaJuly 6 - September 4, 2013
Tuscia RockMusicJuly 21 - 24, 2009
Villa Sarsina Gipsy Jazz FestivalMusicJanuary 16 - 22, 2013

Liguria

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Chamber Music Festival (Internazionale Musica da Camera)MusicJuly 10 - August 31, 2013
Festival di SanremoMusicFebruary 15 - 19, 2011
Prototipo FestivalDanceJuly 23 - 25, 2011
Sanremo Italian Song Festival (Festival della Canzone Italiana di Sanremo)MusicFebruary 18 - 22, 2014
Urban Bodies International Festival of Dance in Urban Landscape (Corpi Urbani)DanceSeptember 7 - 14, 2013

Lombardy

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Bergamo Jazz FestivalMusicJanuary 15, 2011
Brianza Open Jazz FestivalMusicJuly 4 - 10, 2013
deSidera Bergamo Teatro FestivalDramaJanuary 19 - October 12, 2013
Festival Pianistico Internazionale di Brescia e BergamoMusicApril 27 - June 13, 2013
highSCOREMusicJuly 6 - 18, 2011
International Dance Competition (Concorso Internazionale Danza)DanceApril 26 - 27, 2014
Lago di Garda Music FestivalMusicOctober 17 - 21, 2013
October 16 - 20, 2014
Luoghi Comuni FestivalDance, DramaMarch 21 - 24, 2013
Milano International Dance CompetitionDanceNovember 2, 2013
MiticaIndia Festival dell'IndiaDance, MusicMay 10 - 12, 2013
Salsa World MeetingDanceJanuary 23 - 26, 2014
Short Formats - Internazionale della Nuova DanzaDanceOctober 7 - 10, 2011
soundSCAPEMusicJune 30 - July 13, 2013

Marche

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Biennial of Young Artists from Mediterranean Europe (Biennale des Jeunes Créateurs d'Europe et de la Méditerranée)Dance, Drama, MusicJune 6 - July 7, 2013
International Accordion Festival Castelfidardo (Festival Internazionale Fisarmonica Castelfidardo)MusicSeptember 19 - 22, 2013
Macerata Opera FestivalOperaJuly 19 - August 10, 2013
PiorAcoustic FestivalMusicAugust 30 - September 1, 2013
Rossini Opera FestivalOperaAugust 10 - 23, 2013
Sferisterio Opera FestivalDrama, MusicJuly 29 - 31, 2010

Molise

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Two Shores of the Sea (Due Sponde un Mare - Festival Culturale del Mare Adriatico)Dance, Drama, MusicApril 24 - May 2, 2009

Piedmont

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Club To Club Festival of Music & ArtsMusicNovember 7 - 10, 2013
Concorso Internazionale di Chitarra Classica Michele PittalugaMusicSeptember 23 - 28, 2013
Contemporary Theatre Festival "In Movimento"DramaJune 9 - 11, 2011
Festival Internazionale del Teatro di Strada di TorinoDance, Drama, MusicSeptember 14 - 29, 2013
FolkermesseMusicJune 19 - October 2, 2010
Il Gioco del TeatroDramaApril 12 - 21, 2013
INSOLITI - Festival of Contemporary Dance (INSOLITI - Festival Internazionale della nuova danza)DanceOctober 10 - 12, 2008
International Puppet and Figures Festival ("Arrivano dal Mare" Festival Internazionale dei Burattini e delle Figure)DramaJune 26 - August 22, 2013
International Singing Competition (Concorso Internazionale di Canto Lirico)MusicSeptember 15 - 17, 2010
Internazionale Stresa Festival - Settimane Musicali di Stresa e del Lago MaggioreMusicJuly 19 - September 7, 2013
Kappa Futur FestivalMusicJuly 5 - 6, 2014
MiTo Musical September (Settembre Musica Festival Internazionale della Musica)MusicSeptember 4 - 21, 2013
Theatre at Court (Teatro a Corte)DramaJuly 8 - 25, 2010
Torino Tango FestivalDanceApril 17 - 21, 2014
Vertigo FestivalMusicAugust 15 - 17, 2013

Reggio Calabria

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Festival CATONAteatroDramaJuly 23 - August 23, 2013
Roccella Jonica Jazz FestivalMusicAugust 14 - 24, 2013

Sardina

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Narcao Blues FestivalMusicJuly 21 - 24, 2010

Sardinia

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Animar - International Theatre Festival of Animation in the MediterraneanDramaJuly 19 - 27, 2008
Dance World CupDanceJune 30 - July 4, 2010
European Jazz ExpoMusicJuly 23 - 26, 2013
Festival AlguerDrama, MusicJuly 24 - September 25, 2010
International Festival Music Bands (Bande in Festival)MusicJune 21 - 28, 2014
International Folk Festival SestuDance, MusicJuly 25 - August 4, 2014

Sicily

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International Organ Music Festival (Internazionale di Musica d'Organo)MusicDecember 16 - 28, 2010
Sicily International Musical Bands and Folk FestivalMusicOctober 31 - 8, 2011
WOMAD SicilyMusicJuly 20 - 23, 2011

Trentino-Alto Adige

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Non Sole Jazz FestivalMusicJuly 18 - 31, 2013
Premio Ferrari - International Fortepiano CompetitionMusicOctober 17 - 26, 2014

Trentino-Alto-Adige

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Concorso Corale Internazionale Riva del GardaMusicMarch 13 - 17, 2014

Tuscany

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Arezzo Wave Love FestivalDrama, MusicJuly 15 - 20, 2014
Barga JazzMusicAugust 17 - 31, 2013
Carnevale de ViareggioDance, MusicJuly 27 - August 24, 2013
CrisisArt FestivalDance, Drama, MusicAugust 8 - 14, 2014
Encounter in the Land of Siena (Incontri in Terra di Siena)MusicJuly 19 - 27, 2014
Estate Musicale ChigianaMusicJuly 13 - August 11, 2013
Fabbrica EuropaDance, Drama, MusicApril 16 - June 19, 2013
Festival Brezice Group Festival of Early Music (Seviqc Brežice)MusicJune 22 - September 7, 2013
Festival Internazionale Di Arte Per Giovani Musicisti - AssisiMusicNovember 27, 2012
Festival Opera BargaOperaJuly 5 - 21, 2013
Festival Puccini (Festival Pucciniano)Drama, MusicJuly 12 - August 17, 2013
Florence Dance FestivalDanceJune 11 - 12, 2013
InterHarmony International Music Festival - ItalyMusicJuly 3 - 15, 2013 and
July 16 - 28, 2013
International Youth Festival "Meet The Tradition"Dance, MusicJuly 5 - 13, 2013
Mediterranean Jazz Festival Elba (Concorso Mediterraneo Jazz Festival Isola d'Elba)MusicJuly 5 - 9, 2011
Montalcino Festa Della MusicaDance, MusicJune 21 - 24, 2012
Music of the People (Musica dei Popoli)MusicSeptember 28 - November 1, 2013
Opera Theatre and Music Festival of LuccaOperaJune 2009
Pistoia BluesMusicJuly 3 - 7, 2013
Settimana Musicale SeneseMusicJuly 9 - 17, 2010
Siena International Guitar FestivalMusicJanuary 4, 2014
Teatro Maggio Musicale FiorentinoDrama, MusicMay 29 - 30, 2014
Torrita Blues FestivalMusicJune 27 - 29, 2013
Toscana Music FestivalMusicJuly 24 - 28, 2014
Toscana Opera FestivalOperaJuly 27 - 28, 2011
Tuscan Sun Festival (Festival del Sole)MusicJune 11 - 18, 2012
Versiliana FestivalDance, Drama, MusicJuly 23 - August 24, 2013
World Voice Festival (Vox Mundi Festival)MusicJune 29 - August 2, 2013

Umbria

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Agosto MontefalcheseMusicAugust 1 - 19, 2010 TBC
Baroque Signs Festival (Segni Barocchi Foligno Festival)Dance, Drama, MusicAugust 31 - September 21, 2013
Cantamaggio TernanoDrama, MusicApril 23 - May 23, 2013
Es.terni Festival - International Festival of Contemporary CreationDance, DramaSeptember 15 - 25, 2011
Festival of Nations (Festival Nazioni)MusicAugust 22 - September 7, 2013
International Theater and Street Festival (Forundio Festival — Festival Internazionale del teatro di strada)DramaAugust 29 - 31, 2013
La MaMa Umbria International Symposium for DirectorsDramaJune 30 - July 14, 2014
July 16 - 30, 2014
August 1 - 10, 2014
Spoleto Festival - Festival dei Due MondiDance, Drama, MusicJune 18 - July 4, 2010
Terni in JazzMusicJanuary 25 - March 12, 2010
Todi Arte FestivalDance, Drama, MusicAugust 28 - September 4, 2011
Trasimeno BluesMusicJuly 18 - 28, 2013
Umbria Jazz SummerMusicJuly 11 - 20, 2013
Umbria Jazz WinterMusicDecember 28, 2013 - January 1, 2014
Umbria Sacred Music (Sagra Musicale Umbria)MusicSeptember 15 - 25, 2013
ZipfestDanceJune 23 - 25, 2009

Valle d'Aosta

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Morg-Ex Machina FestivalDance, Drama, MusicJuly 2011

Veneto

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00 Zero Zero Jazz FestMusicJuly 5 - 19, 2008
Carnival of Venice (Carnevale Venzia)Dance, Drama, MusicFebruary 15 - March 4, 2014
Festival Chitarristico Internazionale delle due CittaMusicSeptember 6 - 20, 2014
Festival Internazionale Corale Verona Garda EstateMusicJune 26 - July 20, 2014
International Competition for Children’s Choir “Il Garda in Coro”MusicApril 22 - 26, 2014
International Festival "Abano Danza" (Festival Internazionale Abano Danza)DanceApril 30 - August 6, 2009
International Festival of Children and Youth Groups CompetitionsMusicJune 30 - August 19, 2013
International Folklore Festival Mare Adriatico (Festival Internacional de Folclore Mare Adriatico)Dance, MusicJune 15 - 20, 2014
National Theatre Festival for Children (Festival Nazionale del Teatro per i Ragazzi)DramaSeptember 29 - December 1, 2013
Opera in the Arena (Arena di Verona Opera Festival)Opera, DanceJune 1 - September 7, 2013
Venezia in MusicaMusicApril 30 - May 4, 2014
Venezia Music FestivalMusicMay 29 - June 2, 2014
Venezia SuonaMusicJuly 11, 2009
Venice Biennial (La Biennale di Venezia)Dance, Drama, MusicJune 1 - November 24, 2013
Vicenza Guitar FestivalMusicApril 19 - 21, 2013

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