Summer is coming, do you know what that means? MUSIC FESTIVALS!
Our followers already know that we love attending concerts and festivals in Italy every time that we can, so if you’re planning your next trip to Italy we would like to give you some tips to enrich your stay.
Italy has so many festivals and music events going on this summer, so we’re pretty sure you will find the one for you!
- SUPERNOVA FESTIVAL, 23-25 April, Genova
In a few days, will start the Supernova Festival, so hurry up! This independent music festival, at its second edition, will host some of our beloved artists: Levante, i Ministri, Tre Allegri Ragazzi Morti, I Cani and Il Teatro degli Orrori.
- MI AMI, 27-28 May, Milan
Held in the park surrounding the iconic Circolo Magnolia, Mi Ami festival is the place to be if you’ll be visiting Milan in May! Dance to the songs of Calcutta, Mellow Mood, Crookers, Joe Victor, and many more!
- POSTEPAY ROCK IN ROMA, June/July (Various dates), Rome
Have you ever thought of Rome as the Rock Capital? Well, have a look at the line up of Postepay Rock in Roma and you will see!
- HYDROGEN FESTIVAL, June/July (Various dates), Piazzola sul Brenta, Padua
Surrounded by the beautiful architecture of Anfiteatro Camerini, Hydrogen Festival recalls many visitors from Italy and Europe due to it’s international line up. Some of the big artists who get on its stage this summer are Queen + Adam Lambert, Lionel Richie, Neil Young, Sir. Elton John, Mika, Skunk Anansie and Simply Red.
- I-DAYS FESTIVAL, 8-10 July, Monza
Are you a fan of Formula 1? We’re not taking a race, but I-Days will take place at Autodromo Nazionale Monza, the same place that hosts F1 races! Speed at the rhythm of music, with Paul Kalkbrenner, Bloc Party, Jeff Bug and many more!
- LUCCA SUMMER FESTIVAL, July (Various dates), Lucca
Born in 1998, Lucca Summer Festival has always had famous national and international artists on its stage (for example, 1998 edition hosted Bob Dylan, George Benson and Joe Cocker, not bad right?). This year’s line up includes the Italian Negramaro and Marco Mengoni, plus the inimitable Tom Jones, Neil Young, Anastasia and many other
- HOME FESTIVAL, 1-4 September, Treviso
We’ve been following this festival from the first editions, and year by year it developed many new ideas, involving different kinds of arts and entertainment, increasing its line up with great Italian and european artists, until winning the award for “Best Italian Festival”. Home Festival 2016 is now starting to reveal its artists: Editors, Teatro deli Orrori, I Cani, Vettori, Max Gazzè, Be Forest and many others to be announced.
Of course, these are just some of the musical events going on in Italy, with all the music it would be too long to mention all of them!
If you need any info regarding these festivals or other events throughout Italy, don’t hesitate to contact us!
– Sara Peruzza –