Bergamo and its province: a landscape to be visited, yes, but above all a land to be enjoyed. If you are interested in Art you’ll find important museums, which hold frequent and innovative exhibitions. If instead you love Music, there are many festivals that have become renowned worldwide.
Bergamo also offers the opportunity to attend or even participate in many Sporting Events. And finally, there are plenty of markets selling local food specialities and opportunities for tasting products. What are you waiting for? You can look forward to an entire year of events in Bergamo.
MODERNITY IN THE MEMORY OF ART: 7 February - 4 May 2014.
BERGAMO FILM MEETING: 8 - 16 March 2014
BERGAMO JAZZ: 16 - 23 March 2014
MID-LENTEN FESTIVAL: 30 March 2014
MODERNITÀ DELLA MEMORIA DELL'ARTE - MODERNITY IN THE MEMORY OF ART: 7 February - 4 May 2014. GAMeC - Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art. www.gamec.it
BERGAMO FILM MEETING: 8 - 16 March 2014. Piazza Libertà Auditorium - Bergamo. Around 90 feature films from national and international productions. www.bergamofilmmeeting.it
BERGAMO JAZZ: 16 - 23 March 2014. Donizetti Theatre – Bergamo. Among the guests of the XXXVI edition of the festival are Joshua Redman, Trilok Gurtu, Dave Douglas with Tom Harrell and Gianluca Petrella. www.teatrodonizetti.it
MEZZAQUARESIMA - MID-LENTEN FESTIVAL: 30 March 2014. Bergamo. A procession of floats and the traditional burning of an effigy of an old lady, which is associated to a public problem and which is burned to defeat it. www.ducatodipiazzapontida.it
MAGIC IN BORGO SAN GIORGIO: 25 - 27 April 2014
INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL: 25 April - 12 June 2014
SOAP BOX RALLY: 27 April 2014
MAGIE AL BORGO SAN GIORGIO - MAGIC IN BORGO SAN GIORGIO: 25 - 27 April 2014. Costa di Mezzate - Cavallina Valley. International festival which unites expressive art, street theatre, circus, music, history and gastronomy. www.magiealborgo.blogspot.it
FESTIVAL PIANISTICO INTERNAZIONALE DI BRESCIA E BERGAMO - INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL OF BRESCIA AND BERGAMO – 25 April - 12 June 2014. Donizetti Theatre – Bergamo. “Rachmaninov and Russia", with the operas of Rachmaninov, Čajkovskij, Musorgskij, Skrjabin, Prokof’ev, Šostakovič e Stravinsky. www.festivalpianistico.it
SOAP BOX RALLY: 27 April 2014. Upper Bergamo. The oldest and craziest wooden car race in the world, held since 1955. www.teamitalia.com