Events

Top Choice Performing Arts in Ravello

Ravello Festival

Between early July and September, the Ravello Festival – established in 1953 – turns much of the town centre into a stage. Events range from orchestral concerts and chamber music to ballet performances, film screeni…
Top Choice Religious in Ischia

Festa di Sant’Anna

The allegorical ‘burning of the Castello Aragonese’ takes place on the feast day of St Anne, with a hypnotic procession of boats and fireworks in Ischia Ponte. Don't miss it if you're on the island at the end of Jul…
Top Choice Theatre in Naples

Napoli Teatro Festival Italia

One month of local and international theatre, dance and performance art, staged in conventional and unconventional venues.
Religious in Sorrento

Settimana Santa

Famed throughout Italy; the first procession takes place at midnight on the Thursday preceding Good Friday, with robed and hooded penitents in white; the second occurs on Good Friday, when participants wear black ro…
Theatre in Pompeii

Pompei Theatrum Mundi

Pompeii's ancient Teatro Grande is the venue for this acclaimed summertime season of classical theatre, performed by Naples' Teatro Stabile.
Food & Drink in Cetara

Sagra del Tonno

Each year the village celebrates sagra del tonno, a festival dedicated to tuna and anchovies. If you can time your visit accordingly, there are plenty of opportunities for tasting, as well as music and other general…
Religious in Procida

Procession of the Misteri

Good Friday sees a solemn procession when a wooden statue of Christ and the Madonna Addolorata, along with life-size plaster and papier-mâché tableaux illustrating events leading to Christ’s crucifixion, are carted …
Cultural in Naples

Maggio dei Monumenti

A month-long cultural feast, with a bounty of concerts, performances, exhibitions, guided tours and other events across Naples. The festival programme is usually released on the Comune di Napoli (Naples City Council…
Cultural in Toledo & Quartieri Spagnoli

Festival MANN

Naples' Museo Archeologico Nazionale serves up eight days of dynamic theatre, dance, concerts, art exhibitions, film screenings and panel discussions, both Italian and international.
Film in Naples

Napoli Film Festival

The one-week Napoli Film Festival is well known for showcasing lesser-known independent talent, including filmmakers based in Campania. The program also includes web series and video blogs made in southern Italy.